Carving set: create masterpieces of vegetables and fruits with your own hands
Recently, it is increasingly possible to meet people who have a rather unusual hobby. Not so long ago, the mysterious word "carving" appeared in Russia. Under this concept lies the art of cutting vegetables and fruits. The craftsmen went further - 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 carving kit. The price of tools of this kind is important. Having bought inexpensive knives and tormenting them for a short time, many are frustrated and refuse such an exciting occupation.
The fact is that cheap tools are usually made of low quality steel. Knives included in such a set for carving, too quickly blunt and require regular sharpening. The blade of these special tools is rarely the right shape, much more often it is figured. Therefore, sharpening them is almost impossible. The blunt tool does not allow for smooth, even cuts in the process. As a result, the product will be spoiled, and the mood too.
In addition to the quality of steel, it is important for carving to ensure that the angles of the bends of the blade are carefully aligned. Well, do not forget about usability. Therefore, if you decide to seriously engage in carving, I think it is worth spending once and buying a high-quality tool.In the extreme case, if nothing happens, you can sell a carving kit over the Internet. Moreover, they are very popular today. According to experts, the highest quality tools are made in Germany.
The standard types of carving traditionally include the following types of knives:
- Thai has a short narrow blade, allows you to cut even difficult patterns on soft fruits;
- short sickle helps to carry out artistic cutting of larger vegetables and fruits;
- the round or oval shaped noisettes are made in the form of spoons, using them, you can cut various balls and hemispheres, as well as remove the pulp from the fruit;
- carbing knives allow you to make a variety of leaves, as well as an ornament on the fruit.
In addition, a carving kit may include other less common tools. Experts often use a variety of peelers, as well as tools for carving.
Carving is a unique art form. Even if it firmly enters your life, the cabinets will not be cluttered with various handicrafts. After all, both family members and guests of your home will be happy to eat all the masterpieces. Do not forget to take a picture of them.
When purchasing a carving kit, you need to understand that it will take a long time before you achieve any success in this lesson. Therefore, it is worth taking for him only diligent and patient masters. Fortunately, today in large cities, various schools have appeared in which they teach this new kind of art for us.
By the way, if you wish, having mastered the basics of carving, you can try to offer curly cutting services in your city. The case is not too common, but quite profitable.