Books By Shawn Cipa

Carving Gargoyles, Grotesques, and Other Creatures of Myth

From chimeras to gargoyles, this step-by-step tutorial to making these mysterious figures guides beginning woodworkers through the entire carving process and includes finishing techniques...

Carving Fantasy & Legend Figures in Wood: Patterns & Instructions for Dragons, Wizards & Other Creatures of Myth

Beginning and intermediate carvers will learn to create wonderful mythical creatures from wood with the patterns and step-by-step projects in this...

Woodcarving the Nativity in the Folk Art Style: Step-By-Step Instructions and Patterns for a 15-Piece Manger Scene

Learn to carve a one-of-a-kind Nativity that will be cherished for years to come. Featuring step-by-step carving and painting instruction for...

Carving Gargoyles, Grotesques, and Other Creatures of Myth

Peering down from rooftops with their haunting, even humourous expressions, gargoyles have endured for centuries as architectural necessities directing rainwater away...

Woodcarving the Nativity in the Folk Art Style: Step-By-Step Instructions and Patterns for a 15-Piece Manger Scene

"This creative guide to fashioning a hand-carved wooden nativity scene includes 15 patterns for every character present in the traditional Christmas...