This is a brief introduction to "Carving a Philadelphia Flame Finial."
This 2 episode lesson is Part 4 for the "Philadelphia Highboy" series and teaches how to carve a type of traditional flame finial. This is a customer's design based on the Philadelphia style usually seen adorning posts and pediments of traditionally carved furniture of that time.
- Series: Part 4 of 4 in the "Philadelphia Highboy"
- Lesson Contents: 2 episodes; template, tool list, and photo in Episode 1
- Type of Wood: Walnut
- Size: 2-1/2"w x 5-3/8"h
- Tool List: 6mm v-chisel; #3, 14mm; #5, 14mm
- Skill Level: Intermediate
Lessons in this Series:
I have plans to create a lesson for the Shell to complete the series. Stay tuned!