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Carver

A craftsperson who is skilled in the ornamental engraving and cutting of wood or stone, in various forms of relief.
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My boy," said the old man, "I cannot show you how to carve elephants.
It is almost unanimous: Virtually none of us can carve a roast.
For a pattern that covers the candle, start with one leaf shape, then carve overlapping leaves around it.
And it's helpful to me when I carve different birds - I can carve them closer to life from the start.
Cully was talking about "normal-sized" pumpkins, the ones you buy at the grocery store, carve up and put on your porch this time of year.
Some days he will carve all morning, and other days he can only do it for a few hours.
I carve melons, marrows and pumpkins and also do animated fruit to encourage children to eat more healthily," he said.
Tree ornaments are easy to carve, require very few tools, and can utilize small pieces of wood that may otherwise go to waste.
As the catalogue eloquently argues, Edmondson was intensely involved in his community: Born and raised in Nashville, he held a variety of jobs (railroad worker, hospital orderly, stonemason's helper) until the Depression, when he obeyed what he experienced as a divine calling to carve tombstones.
Yates, 48, studies her "canvas" before deciding what she will carve.
The machine, actually a large panagraph, allows an operator to carve 20 to 30 parts at a time by tracing a master pattern with a stylist.
Unlike many people who completely sketch their designs on the pumpkin first, I wing it--just carve as I go.