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New Masters of Woodturning

New Masters of Woodturning

Author: WALLACE K
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Description

This unique collection of artistic pieces has redefined the limits of shaped wood. Crafters and designers alike are treated to a wealth of knowledge from 31 leading artists, who share their motivations, thought processes and the studio techniques employed to bring out the breath-taking beauty of wood. Contemporary artists such as Virginia Dodson, Binh Pho, Harvey Fein, Paul Fennell and Marilyn Campbell are among those whose works are given studio-quality photographic treatment. Each piece encourages crafters to find new ways of connecting with their own creative channels and makes this book an important document of the modern craft - sure to become a treasure in every woodworking library.

Reviews

""The portraits of these wood artists and the glimpses into their lives make this wonderful publication the most beautiful book on turning in recent years."" --Drechsler Magazin "(Germany)"

Author description

Kevin Wallace is an independent curator who has worked with the Los Angeles Departments of Cultural Affairs, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Craft & Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles. Terry Martin is a practicing wood artist and has written more than 200 articles for 12 journals in seven countries.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781565233348
  • : Fox Chapel Publishing
  • : Fox Chapel Publishing
  • : October 2008
  • : 280mm X 216mm X 18mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 745.51
  • : full colour throughout, includes photographs
  • : WALLACE K