Set for carving: create masterpieces from vegetables and fruits with your own hands
Recently, more often you can meet people who have a rather unusual hobby. Not so long ago in Russia appeared the mysterious word "carving". Under this concept lies the art of carving on vegetables and fruits. The craftsmen went on - they can turn soap, chocolate and cheese into a masterpiece. In general, everything that can be cut.
If you seriously decide to master such a craft, you will definitely need a set for carving. The price of instruments of this kind is of great importance. Having bought inexpensive knives and suffering with them for a short time, many are disappointed and refuse such an exciting lesson.
The fact is that a cheap tool is usually made of low quality steel. Knives that are included in such a set for carving, too quickly blunt and require regular sharpening. The blade of these special tools rarely has a regular shape, much more often it is figured. Therefore, sharpening them is almost impossible. Blunt tools do not allow making smooth smooth cuts during operation. As a result, the product will be spoiled, and the mood too.
In addition to the quality of steel, for carving it is important that the corners of the bends of the blade are carefully calibrated. Well, do not forget about the usability. Therefore, if you decide to seriously engage in carving, I think it is worth spending once and get a high quality tool.In an extreme case, if you do not get out, you can sell a set for carving through the Internet. Moreover, they are very popular today. According to experts, the most qualitative are the tools produced in Germany.
Standard carving kits traditionally include the following types of knives:
- Thai has a short narrow blade, allows you to cut even difficult patterns on soft fruits;
- short crescent-shaped helps to carry out artistic cutting of larger vegetables and fruits;
- nuazetki round or oval shape are made in the form of spoons, using them, you can cut various balls and hemispheres, as well as remove the flesh from the fruit;
- Carving knives can produce a variety of leaves, as well as ornamentation on the fruit.
In addition, the carving kit may include other less common tools. Specialists often use various vegetable cleaners, as well as tools for woodcarving.
Carving is a unique kind of art. Even if it is firmly embedded in your life, the cabinets will not be littered with various handicrafts. After all, both family members and guests of your home will gladly eat all the masterpieces. Do not forget to take pictures of them.
By purchasing a set for carving, you should understand that it will be a long time before you achieve any success in this occupation. Therefore, it is worthwhile to be taken only by plodding and patient masters. Fortunately, today in large cities there are various schools in which they teach this new kind of art for us.
By the way, if you want, having mastered the basics of carving, you can try to offer curly slicing services in your city. This is not too common, but rather profitable.