Carving the Marine Corps Emblem

2018-05-03T16:05:11-04:00 May 2nd, 2018|

This is a brief introduction to "Carving the Marine Corps Emblem."

This 3 episode lesson shows how to carve the eagle, globe, and anchor emblem of the U.S. Marine Corps. There are a lot of overlapping elements in this projects and just 3/16" deep.

  • Lesson Contents: 3 episodes; template, tool list, and photo in Episode 1
  • Type of Wood: Basswood
  • Size: 8"w x 8-1/2"h x 3/16"d
  • Tool List: 3mm v-chisel; 4mm v-chisel; #1, 10mm; #3, 3mm; #3, 6mm; #3, 14mm; #5, 14mm; #7, 3mm; #7, 6mm; riffler file
  • Skill Level: Advanced


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  1. Greg Messick May 17, 2018 at 10:03 pm - Reply

    Marine Corps emblem is just so beautiful. That will be one of my projects. Awesome work Mary

    • MaryMay May 18, 2018 at 8:12 am - Reply

      Thank you! There were some real challenges with the twisting rope. Have fun!

  2. Todd Ponto December 6, 2018 at 8:41 pm - Reply

    Do you know of where to find pattern for US Navy emblem

    • MaryMay December 23, 2018 at 9:35 pm - Reply

      Hi Todd,
      I would suggest googling US Navy Emblem for that image. Google images are the best!

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