Demonstrates the basics of gouge and chisel work, discussing the choice of tools, ideas and how to adjust designs. Shows how to carve the hallmark of 18th century furniture: the classic scallop shell.
How to watch
In ACMI's collection
Crafts & Visual Arts → Furniture
Crafts & Visual Arts → Wood-carving
Educational & Instructional → Instructional
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)