Scrimshaw: A Complete Illustrated Manual 2E

By: Steve Paskiewicz and Roger Schroeder

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From sailors on the high seas who carved ivory to contemporary artists who work with ecofriendly substitutes, scrimshaw is celebrated and explicated in this introduction to developing the preparation and reproduction skills required to practice this ancient art. Collectors and artisans alike will appreciate the gallery section showcasing more than 50 masterful examples of antique and contemporary scrimshaw pieces. A ready-to-use sailing ship pattern is accompanied by instructions and photographs. Lists of tool suppliers, sources for alternatives to ivory, and books on the history of the art form are also provided.

Title: Scrimshaw: A Complete Illustrated Manual 2E

Author Name: Steve Paskiewicz and Roger Schroeder

Categories: Scrimshaw,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: USA, Fox Chapel Publishing: 2005

ISBN Number: 1565232410

ISBN Number 13: 9781565232419

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Kg: 1.00 Kg

Seller ID: 000481