LITERATURE:


"Village Woodcrafts/The Spoon Carver", in "Traditional Country Craftsmen", by J.Geraint Jenkins, edition 2009, pp.70-74; publisher: Amberley Publishing, Stroud/Gloucest., U.K.

"The Fine Art of Lovespoon Carving", by David Western, 2008
publisher: Fox Chapel Publishers, East Petersburg, Canada
distributer: Guild of Master Craftsmen, Lewes, East Sussex, U.K.

History of Lovespoons, by David Western, 2012
publisher: Fox Chapel Publishers, East Petersburg, Canada
distributer: Guild of Master Craftsmen, Lewes, East Sussex, U.K.

"Carving a traditional Welsh lovespoon", by David Western, 2015, published in Wood Carving Magazine (UK), Issue 143 March/April, pp.15-20.

"Carving Scandinavian lovespoons with Dave Western", 2015, published in Wood Carving Magazine (UK), Issue 144 May/June, pp.20-25.

"Looking at lovespoons- Dave Western explains the subject of Breton festival spoons", 2015, published in Wood Carving Magazine (UK), Issue 145 July/August, pp.15-19.

Issue 146 with the final article to follow in Sept/Oct.

"The Longest Lovespoon, by K.&J.A.Thomas, 2007,
publisher: K.&J.A.Thomas

"Carving Spoons - Welsh Lovespoons, Celtic Knots & Contemporary Favourites", by Shirley Adler, 2006,
publisher: Fox Chapel Publishers

"Welsh Lovespoons", by Annie Bullen, 2005/6,
publisher: Pitkin Unichrome Ltd.

"Celtic Carved Lovespoons", by S.Littley & C.Griffin, 2003,
publisher: Fox Chapel Publishers

"Llwyan Caru / Lovespoons ", by Elin Meek, 2002,
publisher: Gomer Press Bridgend, U.K.

"The Welsh Lovespoon", 1991 and "Welsh Lovespoon Carving Pattern, 2000, by Mike Davies
publisher: M & B Davies Cardiff

"Lovespoons in Perspective", by Herbert E.Roese, 1988,
published in Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies, Vol.35, pp.106-116.

"The Lore of the Lovespoon", by Len Evans, 1978
publisher: John Jones, Cardiff, U.K.

"The Story of the Lovespoon", by Trefor M. Owen, 1973/7
publisher: Celtic Educational (Services) Ltd., Swansea, U.K.

"Traditional Welsh Love-Spoons", by M. Wight, 1937
published in Embroidery, Vol.V: No.3, pp.49-54

"Some Welsh Love-Spoons", by W.R.Butterfield, 19.......
published in The Connoisseur, Vol........, pp.191-195

"Welsh Wooden Spoons", by J.R.Allen, 1906,
published in Archaeologia Cambrensis, 6th series VI, pp.47-53

"Some carved wooden spoons made in Wales", by J.R.Allen, 1901,
published in Archaeologia Cambrensis, 6th series I, pp.165-172.