This episode shows the first steps in carving one of the small concave shells on a Thomas White desk, circa 1760.
This episode shows how to finish carving the violin scroll and how to carve the fluting details on the side of the scroll.
This lesson shows the technique of carving the violin scroll (one side of it - the other side is the same thing in reverse) and also the fluting design down the length of the scroll.
This episode shows how to start carving the scroll shape of the violin scroll.
This is the second and final episode in "Carving a Philadelphia Rosette," Part 2 of the "Philadelphia Highboy" series. This episode shows how to shape the individual petals, how to make the center cross-hatching, and how to clean up the background to remove any original saw cuts.
This 2 episode lesson is Part 2 of the "Philadelphia Highboy" series and will teach you how to carve the rosettes seen flanking the cartouche on the pediment of a traditional, Philadelphia styled highboy.
This is the first of two episodes in "Carving a Philadelphia Rosette," Part 2 of the "Philadelphia Highboy" series. This episode shows how to shape the general profile of the rosette - this could also be accomplished on a lathe - and how to carve the overlapping petals.
This episode shows how to carve a more rounded scroll that often appears in classical carving.
This episode shows how to carve another traditional style scroll that often appears in classical carving.
This lesson shows how to carve three different styles of scroll from the same basic design. This is an example of the endless possibilities when you set to work in your shop!