This is a brief introduction to "Carving a 'Chip Carved' Star."

This single episode lesson teaches how to carve a geometrical design in the popular style of chip carving, but we are going to use a chisel and a couple gouges instead of a knife. This is another great lesson for learning about grain direction.

  • Lesson Contents: template, tool list, and photo in single episode
  • Type of Wood: Basswood
  • Size: 4" Dia. x 1/4" d
  • Tool List: 6mm v-chisel; #1, 14mm; #3, 14mm
  • Skill Level: Basic
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