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Carving the little sailors

Keith Randich

Carving the little sailors

an introductory text

by Keith Randich

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Published by K. Randich in Greece, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miniature wood-carving.,
  • Sailors -- In art.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Keith Randich.
    GenreIn art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT199.7 .R34 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1448568M
    LC Control Number93092743

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Keith Randich is the Information Technology Director for the city of Atlantic Beach, Florida, but in his spare time likes to carve wood. He has published several books including Old Time Whittling and Carving the Little Sailors, and has written and been featured in many popular woodcarving magazines such as Wood Magazine, Popular Woodworking, Woodcarving Magazine, Weekend /5().

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