This introduction to the slender craft of pencil carving shows how to make ordinary pencils come to life. Readers learn to whittle fascinating Santa pencils, Wood Spirits, Leprechauns and even an iconic Uncle Sam. Each complete project includes detailed instructions for whittling these skinny subjects, accompanied by dozens of step-by-step illustrations.
This is a re-print of his original book when plastic resin pencils were available in different colors. Today, there are no plastic resin pencils being made any where in the world ... believe me, we've looked for them for years! We offer a great substitute with ones made out of basswood. As far as colors go, we hope you like RED!