LJ Book Draws #3: Relief Carving Projects & Techniques

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Blog entry by MsDebbieP posted 01-17-2013 09:48 AM 2885 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This book review is from the January 2013 issue of our LumberJocks’ eMag

Fox Chapel Publishing is donating another book for a free draw! (See below for details)
Relief Carving Projects & Techniques

37 projects: not only inspiration but also filled with how-to techniques and styles. Although I am not a carver, I had lots of ideas running through my head as I looked through the various projects included. The technique of Scandinavian Kolrosing (line carving), in particular, caught my eye… that and the fairy door, of course.

The projects range from simple, (I think I might be able to manage one or two) to rather complex (the deep-relief mantel looks very challenging). There are signs, clocks, stamps, trivets, and other decor items, including the decorative sleigh.

I give the book two thumbs up. And I might, now, just have to make another fairy door!


One random draw winner will receive a copy of the book.
To enter your name in the draw, click here and answer the two easy questions.
Deadline: February 10, 2013

Another big thank-you to Fox Chapel Publishing for their continued donation of books for free draws here at

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#1 posted 01-17-2013 02:17 PM

Me, me, me, me, me. Pick me, pick me, pick me.

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#2 posted 01-17-2013 02:31 PM

This is like buyin a lottery ticket, only, without havin to spend any money…. It’s all good.

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#3 posted 01-17-2013 05:13 PM

This looks like a great book for anyone. (Newbies or, Oldies)

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#4 posted 01-17-2013 10:40 PM

haha good luck to everyone :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#5 posted 02-21-2013 10:54 PM

Wow, if I read the February eMag correctly, I have some carving to do. Thanks!

-- oops! I made more kindling

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#6 posted 02-22-2013 02:30 AM

yes you do!
We look forward to seeing the new projects

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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