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Relief, 3D, chip-carving, whittling; carving knives, chisels, pocket-knives, power tools. If you are a carver or want to give it a try, this is the place to talk techniques and share tips and questions.

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Yo Ho, Say it Ain’t So!

12-11-2018 01:19 PM by MustArt

I have been looking everywhere for a pirate carving pattern for my 86 year o...

1 12-11-2018 04:53 PM
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Alaska/Nootka Cypress aka Yellow Cedar for bowls/utensils?

12-08-2018 08:04 PM by livewire516

Does anyone use Yellow Cedar in contact with food? A friend recently gave ...

1 12-08-2018 10:05 PM
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Good Beginners Carving Set Advice

12-01-2018 05:51 AM by MSquared

Hey! Literally just thought of a Christmas gift for my son. A wood carving se...

14 12-04-2018 05:16 AM
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Looking for wood carving gouge recommendations

10-12-2018 09:59 PM by PhillipRCW

I am wanting to add some texture to my wood turned platters and bowls as well...

14 11-27-2018 08:32 PM
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Let's talk Carvings & Carving Tools of your dreams

07-28-2018 08:17 PM by Don W

It’s been a while since I started a new thread,...

231 11-26-2018 04:11 PM
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Is stropping woodcarving tools common practice?

05-23-2018 01:21 PM by woodcarverhurr

Hey everyone, I just started whittling and know that I need to sharpen it ...

20 11-20-2018 06:10 PM
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Wet grinder recommendation

06-17-2018 03:10 PM by AAL

I’m just starting into a new hobby of chip carving and have started a c...

12 11-18-2018 07:53 PM
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What type of chisel is this?

07-22-2018 07:54 PM by Picklehead

Got this curved chisel in a Craigslist purchase. Any idea what it...

4 11-17-2018 12:38 PM
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Woodburning Kits

11-13-2018 12:03 PM by Biggamefish

I have a basic beginner wood burning kit from Micheal’s I have out grow...

4 11-13-2018 07:06 PM
View PPK's profile

Help a newbie!

10-29-2018 07:25 PM by PPK

I’ve done a smidgen of woodcarving (relief carving, not full-out sculpt...

12 11-09-2018 07:31 PM
View natanchen's profile

Need some help with finding the right tool

10-26-2018 04:42 PM by natanchen

Hello Forum, new to this but giving it a shot. so i have a log that I would l...

9 10-29-2018 08:57 PM
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Question about wood carving

10-15-2018 02:41 PM by harrykane140693

First off thanks for reading and any help is appreciated. So I bought a kit f...

6 10-29-2018 02:06 PM
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Best way to rough out a rifle stock?

10-16-2018 01:16 AM by Antwon0900

I’m making a new stock for a bolt action rifle. I am by no means a skil...

10 10-16-2018 11:28 AM
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My handmade brushless micromotors

10-03-2018 08:32 PM by Denis52

Hello!I design micromotors with brushless motors.In this thread I will show s...

16 10-12-2018 06:17 PM
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Catholic Lecturn

10-08-2018 02:55 PM by sawdust00

this is a Catholic Lecturn I designed and built for a church my Greatgran...

14 10-11-2018 02:05 PM
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Hand Engraving. Using a Dremel 290 Engraver.

10-11-2018 09:10 AM by OregonTreeHead

Hi, I am building a small square-shaped project and was thinking about engrav...

1 10-11-2018 12:01 PM
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Kayak / canoe paddle carving

08-20-2017 12:45 AM by nakmuay

Most of my summer has been spent fixing up an old cabin on a lake we bought. ...

18 10-08-2018 10:38 PM
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Newbie Relief Carving Clean Up Question

06-28-2016 03:32 PM by hackery

Hi Guys I attended a one day relief carving class yesterday which was pret...

6 10-08-2018 01:50 AM
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Relief Carving based on Escher's "Sky & Water II"

08-31-2018 07:13 PM by Phil32

This relief carving is 14” x 21-1/2”, basswood & black walnut...

8 10-07-2018 10:33 PM
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Sanding carvings

09-11-2017 07:22 PM by a1Jim

Hi everyoneI’ve been working on a pie crust tilt top table for years pa...

13 10-07-2018 08:40 PM

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