This is a brief introduction to "Carving a Nautilus Shell."

This single episode lesson show how to carve an incised nautilus shell into the mitered corner of a cabinet. This is a great example of dealing with unpredictable grain issues, not just because of the miter, but because of the wood itself.

  • Lesson Contents: template, tool list,and photo in single episode
  • Type of Wood: Sapele
  • Size: 2-1/2"w x 3-1/4"h x 1/8"d
  • Tool List: 4mm v-chisel; #3, 14mm; #5, 14mm; #6, 8mm; #7, 6mm; #8, 6mm
  • Skill Level: Basic


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