Carving an Acanthus Leaf – Antique Mirror Repair

2017-04-09T00:00:57+00:00 July 8th, 2015|


This is a brief introduction to "Carving an Acanthus Leaf - Antique Mirror Repair."

This lesson teaches how to replicate a missing detail for the repair of an antique 19th century mirror frame.

  • Lesson Contents: single episode; template, tool list, and photo
  • Type of Wood: Red Oak
  • Size: 8"w x 2-1/2"h x 3/8"d
  • Tool List: 3mm v-chisel; 6mm v-chisel; #1, 14mm flat chisel; #5, 8mm; #5, 14mm; #7, 8mm; #7, 14mm; #8, 10mm
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
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