Carving Books

Chisel has a straight cutting edge that is perpendicular to the side edges. Skew chisel is a bevel-edge chisel with an angled tip. V-tool is essentially two chisels which have been joined together to create a “V”. Fishtail gouge is a gouge that flares out at the ends to form Read more…

Chip

Chip Traditional chip carving can be broken down further into fine chip carving and large chip carving. Because the chip carving technique employs such a few shapes it would seem that the patterns created would be static, however this is far from true. The triangles can be long narrow shapes Read more…

Whittling Basics

The Kevlar part of the glove is cut resistant and the leather adds some flexibility and abrasion protection. Are you interested in the idea of creating a sort of little wooden effigy, kind http://wordpress.p224131.webspaceconfig.de of like the woodland spirit but you don’t have any attachment to nature and the forest? Read more…

Whittling Basics

Whittling Basics The Kevlar part of the glove is cut resistant and the leather adds some flexibility and abrasion protection. Are you interested in the idea of creating a sort of little wooden effigy, kind http://wordpress.p224131.webspaceconfig.de of like the woodland spirit but you don’t have any attachment to nature and Read more…