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

This three episode lesson shows how to carve a version of a shell for the drawer face of a Philadelphia Highboy or Lowboy.

  • Lesson Contents: template, tool list, and photo in Episode 1
  • Type of Wood: Basswood
  • Size: 7"w x 7"h x 1/2"d
  • Tool List: 6mm v-chisel; #3, 6mm; #3, 14mm; #5, 14mm; #7, 6mm; #7, 14mm; #8, 6mm; #9, 5mm; #11, 1mm; #11, 3mm
  • Level: Intermediate




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