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The Art of Turned Bowls: Designing Spectacular Bowls with a World- Class Turner

Richard Raffan

This beautiful volume from Richard Raffan is dedicated to the art of creating aesthetic forms in your turned bowls.

More about design than about technique, The Art of Turned Bowls displays a wide range of bowls -- by a host of experienced turners--with analysis that will help you create more artful bowls with a sense of balance and proportion. As you flip through the pages, you'll discover how the subtle form and shape of a well-turned bowl is one that's also a delight to hold and use.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Taunton Press
  • Publish Date: Sep 2nd, 2008
  • Pages: 160
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 10.80in - 8.40in - 0.40in - 0.85lb
  • EAN: 9781561589548
  • Categories: Woodwork - GeneralFurniture & CabinetryDo-It-Yourself - General

About the Author

Raffan, Richard: - Richard Raffan is an internationally respected woodturning artisan and teacher. Collectors prize Raffan's gallery-quality production pieces, and he is the author of "Turning Wood, Turning Boxes, "and "The Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning,"