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Relief Carving Relief carving is very appealing.Wood for carving is readily available, little working space is needed, good results can be achieved quickly, and, probably most important, the finished work can be displayed easily (like a painting).
In fact, it sounds so good one must wonder why everyone isn't doing it! In reality, relief carving is similar to watercolour painting.Many people begin painting with watercolours because they are so convenient and easy to clean up.
With a little experience and study, they soon discover that watercolour painting is indeed the most difficult paint medium to master.Likewise, initial relief carvings can be quite successful and pleasing; however, mastering relief carving can be a lifelong challenge.
Many books have been written about relief carving.It goes without saying then that comprehensive instruction for relief carving is impossible in a short article.However, it is possible to provide a good starting point by demonstrating three fundamental attributes.
Before proceeding, it is worth stating what relief carving is.Relief carving is merely the flattening or compressing of a three-dimensional image.Here is a definition to help you get started on the right foot: 'Relief Carving is the use of perspective, highlights, shadows, and texture to...