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Scrimshaw: A Complete Illustrated Manual 2E

By: Steve Paskiewicz and Roger Schroeder

Price: $28.95

Publisher: USA, Fox Chapel Publishing: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000481

From sailors on the high seas who carved ivory to contemporary artists who work with ecofriendly substitutes, scrimshaw is celebrated and explicated in this introduction to developing the preparation and reproduction skills required to practice this ancient art. Collectors and artisans alike will appreciate the gallery section showcasing more than 50 masterful examples of antique and contemporary scrimshaw pieces. A ready-to-use sailing ship pattern is accompanied by ins... View more info