This lesson shows how to carve two styles of acanthus leaf around the corner bracket of a mahogany table leg. This is a reproduction piece for a John Seymour Pier Table from around 1800.

  • Lesson Contents: single episode; template, tool list, and photo
  • Type of Wood: Mahogany
  • Dimensions: See template for specific dimensions
  • Tool List: 3 or 4mm v-chisel; #1, 2mm flat chisel; #3, 3mm; #3, 6mm; #4, 14mm; #5, 14mm; #7, 6mm; #11, 3mm veiner
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
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