In Bone Carving, Stephen Myhre has drawn with great sensitivity on techniques and styles of carving from a wide range of Pacific cultures, but particularly Maori. 28 Sep The Paperback of the Bone Carving: A Skillbase of Techniques and Concepts by Stephen Myhre at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $25 or. Bone Carving: A Skillbase of Techniques and Concepts by Myhre, Stephen and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at.

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Bought it on a whim. The carver, he says, should respect the old traditions and be sensitive to the cultural significance of the forms being used.

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Bone Carving: A Skillbase of Techniques and Concepts by Stephen Myhre

Bone Carving describes and illustrates the materials, tools and techniques, explaining every stage from roughing out to final polishing and mounting, in a clear, strongly carvign style. The first settlers of Aotearoa brought with them the skills of bone carving, both for items of personal adornment and for the manufacture of tools such as fish-hooks.

The result is a superb practical handbook for anyone embarking upon this rapidly growing craft. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Bone Carving: A Skillbase of Techniques and Concepts

Paperbackpages. Jen rated it it was amazing Feb 17, Lycan Syke marked it as to-read Feb 20, May be one of those skills that lends itself better to video than a book.

These skills have been passed on, incorporating various cultural adaptations, to the present day. Tyler Spry marked rechniques as to-read Feb 05, Refresh and try again.

Aaron Bieber rated it it was amazing Jul 08, The book provides what the author calls a ‘skillbase’ – a reliable set of practices and attitudes that can successfully produce bone carvings of great functional and aesthetic beauty. Batool marked it as to-read Aug 13, Trivia About Bone Carving: Books by Stephen Myhre. Bone carving techniquea as old as civilisation itself.

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