The knob of the walking stick provides the carver with many possibilities. In this book Tom Wolfe carves a woodsman's head. He takes the reader through the process from the beginning of the carving to the attachment of the head to the shaft and the decoration of the shaft. Each step is illustrated with a color photograph and a clear explanation. The gallery give other ideas for carving the knob, and patterns are provided for several of them.Wolfe, Tom James is the author of 'Carving Fancy Walking Sticks ' with ISBN 9780764315657 and ISBN 076431565X.