Serve up a spoonful of craftsmanship with Spon – A Guide to Spoon Carving. There is nothing like grabbing a chunk of wood and fiddling away. Whether you are a whittler or a woodworker, master craftsman Barn the Spoon has create a wicked little guide to spoon carving and the wood culture surrounding it. Known as one of London’s most famous and talented spoon carving master craftsmen, Barn shares his extraordinary skill, gentle philosophy and life’s work. Like whittling away at ones personality, Barn’s book takes you on a rewarding journey into the new wood culture, from understanding the relationship between woods, the wood’s origins, workshop practices and even into your kitchen. With chapters on tools and basic techniques—and four more on 16 different styles of spoons—Barn gives everyone something to look forward to. Beautifully illustrated, the Spon carves out the perfect practical guide to spoon carving in the 21st century.