Powder Horns: Fabrication & Decoratin

Powder Horns: Fabrication & Decoratin

by Jim Stevens

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Overview

Learn to create beautiful, functional powder horns. 275 color photos illustrate working, shaping, decorating, and finishing techniques. Historic and modern tools and equipment are introduced for inlays, engrailing, and scrimshaw. Leather strap weaving and braiding methods are also provided for carrying the finished horn in an authentic manner. For inspiration, a photo gallery shows finished powder horns and a contact list includes the artists featured. There is no better resource for the craftsman seeking to make an authentic, functional powder horn.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764334894
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date: 03/28/2010
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 1,238,792
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Jim Stevens creates and teaches scrimshaw techniques. This is his third book with Schiffer Publishing.

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