This is a brief introduction to "Carving an American Rococo Acanthus."
This 3 episode lesson is Part 1 of the "Colonial Charleston Fireplace" series. The lesson teaches how to carve a beautiful reproduction of early American Rococo style acanthus leaves for the center panel of the undermantle flanking an American Rococo style shell (to be covered in Part 2).
- Series: Part 1 of the "Colonial Charleston Fireplace"
- Lesson Contents: 3 episodes; template, tool list, and photo in Episode 1
- Type of Wood: Mahogany
- Size: 6-1/2"w x 5-1/2"h x 1-1/4"d
- Tool List: 6mm v-chisel; #3, 3mm; #3, 14mm; #5, 6mm; #7, 6mm; #7, 14mm; #8, 10mm; #11, 2mm
- Skill Level: Advanced
Lessons in this Series:
Stay tuned for the rest of the series!