Carving an Anthemion (Palmette)

2018-03-01T09:01:22-05:00 February 14th, 2018|

This is a brief introduction to "Carving an Anthemion."

This 2 episode lesson teaches how to carve a version of an anthemion or palmette, an ancient Greek motif. There can be so many variations. Let creativity and woodchips fly!

  • Lesson Contents: 2 episodes; template, tool list, and photo in Episode 1
  • Type of Wood: Basswood
  • Size: 6"w x 8"h x 1"d
  • Tool List: 3mm v-chisel; 6mm v-chisel; #3, 6mm; #3, 14mm; #4, 14mm; #7, 6mm; #7, 8mm; #7, 10mm; #11, 3mm
  • Skill Level: Intermediate



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  1. Prince C C May 24, 2018 at 4:06 pm - Reply

    Hello Mam,
    I’m Prince C C from Kerala in India. I’m very interesting in wood carving. I did work in carving in 2 years.

    • MaryMay May 27, 2018 at 11:57 am - Reply


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