By Veronika Alice Gunter
Lark Books; 1St version variation (March 1, 2004)
New York : Sterling Pub., ©2004.
Series: 500 Series
Paperback: 352 pages :
color illustrations ; 21 cm
Product Dimensions: 1 x eight x eight inches
Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds
Notes: comprises index.
Other Titles: 400 wooden boxes
Responsibility: creation by means of Tony Lydgate:
[Veronika Alice Gunter, editor].
Representing conventional woodworking strategies, corresponding to joinery, carving, marquetry, and lathes turning, and incorporating a stunning number of fabrics, those extraordinary designs upload a brand new twist to the attention-grabbing interaction of shape and function.
Featuring four hundred awesome works that variety from conventional to wildly modern, this outstanding gallery celebrates the paintings of the wood field. The splendidly big range of kinds comprises conventional jewellery and souvenir, became, and gear containers; miniature treasure chests; and sculptural paintings. each has been individually selected by means of popular boxmaker Tony Lydgate, and looks in a fantastic colour plate; the various bins additionally include targeted photos that show very important building secrets and techniques. the choice comprises items via a extraordinary workforce of artists.
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