032. Fruit carving course watermelon basket / Kurs carvingu kosz z arbuza

032. Fruit carving course watermelon basket / Kurs carvingu kosz z arbuza


Watermelon basket. For this decoration we need many tools. We need to cut our watermelon in 1/5. Put it on the table. By thai knife we need to mark borders of handle and sides of basket Using waved chisel, along the edge, cut the handle… quite deep In opposite side try to cut semicircular shapes alternately previous. We have noched handle of our basket. Now, by small baller, in every rounding, cut out ball, turn it and put inside. We have filled handle. Now we will cut basket’s edges. We will do it by “VUV” chisel . These cuts make so deep as You can… Try to cut so, that “v” cuts will overlap. (You can use diferent chisels, it is important, when You use “VUV” chisel) Now we will try to take of side parts by… …inserting a chisel and bending pulp. It is good to hold the handle. We have interesting watermelon… With stratified crumb… Very common phenomenon problematic during carving flowers, but now it is no problem. We have prapared basket form… Now we need to cut balls using melon ballers 🙂 to fill our basket. Similar to handle cut small balls on edge. Cleaned skin cut for narrow strips… A pre-cut strips put in holes. When we end tedious inserting, we can put balls in the basket. Done…