Shaping Stone Vol Two, Advanced Techniques of Soapstone Carving

Volume Two guides you seamlessly into the advanced tools and techniques of soapstone carving. Learn to use power tools safely and effectively. Create your own design and transfer it onto stone. Learn to use space to enhance the image, carve realistic animals and figures, create and use flats, the art of pin and gluing, incising, embossing, pattern transfer and developing textures. More

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Words: 30,000
Language: English
ISBN: 9781927343401
About Stephen C Norton

Stephen started his career as a marine biologist, later switched to managing computer support and development teams, and is now a full time author and artist. He lives on the West Coast of Canada with his wife and one crazy cat. He has five books currently available in both paperback and e-book formats, and has at least five more planned for the next few years. An artist for most of his life, he's worked in many mediums, from oil painting to blown glass. For the last 15 years he's focused on creating stained glass art and carving soapstone sculptures.

He can be reached via his web site at

To purchase any of his books please go to his author pages at on Amazon and on Smashwords. His books are also available on Barnes & Noble, iTunes, Kobo and other resellers.

He has several books published, including a novel, introductory books on Soapstone Carving, Stained Glass Art and two poetry books. He is currently working on a second book documenting more of the work of Jeanne Marie deNord, as well as a book on advanced Soapstone techniques.

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