Woodturning Chessmen, by Unknown
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- ISBN: 9781565233737 | 1565233735
- Cover: Trade Paper
- Copyright: 5/1/2008
From the history of chess and turned chessman to the design behind each piece, this rich history provides invaluable insight into both the game of chess and the woodturning craft. Featuring a gorgeous gallery of chess sets and pieces, this guide explores the symbolism of chessman and contains detailed instructions on designing, turning, and carving each piece. Ten patterns are included, enabling woodworkers of any skill level to produce their own complete set of turned chessmen.