Do you enjoy carving Gourds? Here is a book for you! Chip carving gourds is a gentle, relaxing handcraft that both beginners and seasoned gourd crafters can learn and enjoy! This book a guide to chip-carving gourds covers techniques that require no electric cords, no noise and no dust!!!! Now that's awesome! It also has step-by-step instructions plus 189 color images which provide a guide for this technique. This book goes over on how to get started, carving band patterns, carving top to bottom, carving in circles, and carving odd shapes.