Carving a Newport Finial

2017-05-23T20:51:48-04:00 June 10th, 2015|

This is a brief introduction to "Carving a Newport Finial."

This lesson teaches how to carve a Newport style finial as a detail for the pediment of a highboy.

  • Lesson Contents: single episode; template, tool list, and photo
  • Type of Wood: Cherry
  • Size: 1-13/16"Dia. x 7"h
  • Tool List: #7, 8mm; #7, 12mm; #7, 14mm
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
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  1. nicholas yearwood December 21, 2015 at 3:38 pm - Reply

    Its a great learning experience

    • Mary May December 21, 2015 at 9:58 pm - Reply

      Thanks so much!

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