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gunstock carvingGunstock Carving
The Most Complete Guide to Carving and Engraving Gunstocks

Woodcarvers, hunters, collectors, and gun enthusiasts.  Learn to create one-of-a kind, custom carved gunstocks!

The art of gunstock carving originated in Europe where the sport of hunting was taken very seriously. Elite sportsmen used beautiful guns with lavish engravings to show respect for the animals they hunted. Today, gunstock carving is still taken seriously as a lucrative profession and example of custom craftsmanship. Now, you can learn the techniques behind this historic art from award-winning carver, Bill Janney.

Follow Bill Janney's step-by-step demonstration and learn to carve:

  • Fish scale and oak leaf patterns
  • Basket weave and acanthus leaf patterns
  • Scenes featuring real animals
  • Deer scene with oak leaves

Here’s what you will find:

  • Three full-color step-by-step carving demonstrations
  • An inspirational full-color photo gallery of carved guns
  • Complete overview of tools, materials, and safety precautions
  • Resource listing
  • 20 pages of wildlife and ornamental patterns
  • Also great for decorating briefcases, belt buckles, and more!

PRICE: $19.95
Shipping & Handling $5.00

DATE OF PUBLICATION: SEPTEMBER 2002
ISBN: 1-56523-166-X
PAGES: 96

 

Bill has been feature in...
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German Gun Collector

Power Carving
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Chip Chats
NWCA
Wolf Publishing PBS

 

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