In an age of cyber
technology and mass-produced molded products, it is rewarding to
craft, with our own hands, a work of personal expression made
from a natural material. The satisfaction derived from shaping
wood with hand tools, making large chips fly with mallet and
gouge, carefully rounding forms with a chisel, and applying a
hand rubbed finish, is unique.
A list of the most common types of wood for carving.
Commonly used tools for wood carving.
A brief overview of wood carving techniques.
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