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Chip Carving Class - Wine Bottle Holder #6: lesson 4 - Laying out the edge pattern

04-09-2013 02:05 PM by MyChipCarving | 1 comment »

With the front of the wine bottle holder carved, we’re ready to layout the pattern on the edge.If you have a Flat Lying Trammel Set, get it out now as you will find it very handy in this part of our project. In our next lesson we will carve the edge and apply a finish!

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Chip Carving Class - Wine Bottle Holder #5: lesson 3 - Carving the background

04-03-2013 12:35 AM by MyChipCarving | 0 comments »

So, how did your 6-point rosettes turn out? In this lesson we will carve the background that surrounds the rosettes you just carved.If your knife needs touching up, do it now using a flat leather strop or white ceramic stone.Enjoy this lesson and let me know if you have any questions. In the next lesson we’ll lay out the pattern on the edge.Stay tuned!

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Chip Carving Class - Wine Bottle Holder #4: Lesson 2 - Carving the 6-point rosettes

03-17-2013 01:03 PM by MyChipCarving | 5 comments »

Lesson 2 – Carving the 6-point rosettes With the layout of our pattern complete (see Lesson 1), we’re ready to start carving. Before making the first cut, it is important to make sure your knife is razor sharp. CLICK HERE to review the lesson on sharpening. Now we’re all set to carve the overlapping rosettes on the front of our wine bottle holder. Enjoy the lesson and good luck with your carving! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask. More chip ca...

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Chip Carving Class - Wine Bottle Holder #2: Picture of what we'll be carving

02-14-2013 12:30 AM by MyChipCarving | 6 comments »

To wet your appetite for what’s ahead, here’s a picture of what we’ll be carving in this class. Martywww.MyChipCarving.com866-444-6996

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162 My Chip Carving - Carving a Candle Holder video

07-04-2012 01:33 AM by MyChipCarving | 2 comments »

I hope you give this project a try. It’s not too complicated and won’t take long to complete. Let me know how it turns out for you!

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Chip Carving Tip #7 - straight thumbitis?

06-19-2012 12:51 AM by MyChipCarving | 2 comments »

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Chip Carving - drawing a 5-point rosette

01-27-2012 02:54 AM by MyChipCarving | 2 comments »

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Chip Carving an 8" Flat Plate

01-27-2012 02:51 AM by MyChipCarving | 8 comments »

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Project idea - with a twist

01-05-2012 09:25 PM by MyChipCarving | 4 comments »

This looks like a fun project. The idea is from American Woodworker. To make it more chip carve-able, I was thinking about not drilling the large holes in all the squares and then chip carving those surfaces. That along with the cut off corners would make a really cool piece. What do you think? Step-by-step instructions are found here – http://americanwoodworker.com/blogs/projects/archive/2012/01/03/ws-wiffle-ball.aspx?utm_source=AWNL&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=AWNL...

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Chip Carving a Plate #6: Finishing

10-05-2011 07:04 PM by MyChipCarving | 8 comments »

The last steps to complete our plate is to apply a finish.The finishing process gives many carvers headaches and can lead to much frustration.With this in mind, I’ve created a series of finishing lessons in the My Chip Carving Video Vault.I won’t create a full-blown finishing video for this class but instead will encourage you to check out the finishing series already created. Here are the steps to finish your plate. 1. Remove all leftover pattern lines. The following video ...

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