300 Christian & Inspirational Patterns for Scroll Saw Woodworking, 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded
From simple to ornate, get inspired by 300 patterns rich in Christian symbolism to create beautiful works of art. For the beginner and experienced scroller alike. Expressions of faith and love for the Lord abound in this collection of more than 300 unique scroll saw patterns for inspirational and Christian motifs. Perfect for scroll saw artists and applicable for any craft medium, these beautiful designs can be used to make wall plaques, nativity sets, holiday ornaments, gifts, jewelry, paintings, functional objects such as napkin holders, letter openers, and puzzles. The patterns included are The Last Supper, The Fish, The Lamb of God, Chi Rho, Jonah and the Whale, Daniel in the Lion's Den, Moses Parting the Red Sea, Noah's Ark, Praying Children, a church, and the Star of the Apostles. Also provided to crafters is the history and meaning behind the symbols as well as the traditional significance of different colors.
Symbols have been used to convey abstract ideas all over the world. This book describes some of the more common symbols of Christianity developed hundreds of years ago to tell the story of Christ. They are found in traditions and teachings to this day. Get inspired by 300 patterns rich in Christian symbolism to create beautiful works of art with a scroll saw. From simple puzzles to ornate crosses, there are projects for both the beginner and experienced scroller alike. Most of the projects require the use of a hand or electric drill along with the saw. Author Tom Zieg has included a section on the symbolism depicted in the designs to give a better understanding as to how the designs were derived. He also gives his tips on how to best cut out the patterns to preserve the delicate details.
|Size||8.5" x 11" x .5625"|
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