If you are looking for a book that will help you advance your skills in chip carving this is going to be the one you want! You will learn the tips and tricks to chip carving gourds with a total of four gouge widths and how to utilize one one application of stain. It shows you how to carve lines, combine lines and chips, and how to two-tone chip carve. The 10 projects in this book, chip-carving gourds are arranged in order to introduce a new technique with each one with step-by-step instructions. Chip carving on gourds is a gentle, relaxing handcraft that requires no electrical cords, no noise, and no dust! Any beginner or seasoned gourd crafter can learn and enjoy the techniques and tricks in this book. Start chipping away!