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Heirloom Wood A M O D E R N G U I D E TO C A R V I N G S P O O N S , B O W L S , B OA R D S , A N D OT H E R H O M E WA R E S ■ ■ BY M A X B A I N B R I D G E  ■   P H OTO G R A P H S BY D E A N H E A R N E S E LLING POINTS ■■ Wood carving speaks to the renewed interest in handcraftsmanship, and sits comfortably beside distilling,

A hardworking guide to hand carving refined, modern kitchen wares from sustainable and reclaimed wood

canning, and beekeeping ■■ Working with found and sustainable objects is on trend with modern makers ■■ A great gift for the hands-on DIYer

S PECIFICATIONS 150 color photographs 144 pages, 7½ × 9¼" Hardcover RIGHTS: NORTH AMERICAN ENGLISH PUB MONTH: MARCH CRAFT ISBN 978-1-4197-2476-3 ISBN 978-1-4197-2476-3 US $24.95  CAN $29.95 52495


eirloom Wood is a love letter to wood’s form and function through simple woodworking projects.

Combining traditional techniques with contemporary design, Max Bainbridge teaches you how to identify wood types, source timber, and set up a basic toolbox, then offers step-by-step carving and cutting techniques

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ISBN 978-1-68335-084-2

for making your own pieces. With little experience and very few tools, you’ll learn to create hand-carved bowls, cutting boards, spoons, knives, and spatulas, perfect for adding a touch of the handmade to your home. With


further advice on finishing your projects—how to sand, ebonize, scorch, and texture the surfaces, as well as wax and oil your new, beloved kitchen creations—each of your handcrafted projects will be imbued with a tangible history visible through the maker’s mark. With beautiful photography and clear how-to instruction, Heirloom

Norwegian Wood ISBN 978-1-4197-1798-7 ISBN 978-1-4197-1798-7 US $24.95  CAN $29.95 52495 9 781419 717987

Canning for a New Generation: Updated and Expanded Edition ISBN 978-1-61769-185-0 ISBN 978-1-61769-185-0 US $27.50  CAN $33.50 52750

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Wood gives you everything you need to create timeless kitchen keepsakes to be passed down from generation to generation. Max Bainbridge graduated from Chelsea College of Arts. Through his company, Forest + Found—based out of a workshop in his East London garden—he hand carves sustainably sourced and reclaimed wood into bespoke home wares.

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Founded by Harry N. Abrams in 1949, ABRAMS was the first company in the United States to specialize in publishing art and illustrated books....

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