Beginning Carving Projects

All About Gouges – Beginner Lesson #3

This Beginner Lesson is available to FREE Members. This lesson teaches all about gouges; how gouges are numbered; the difference between fishtail gouges and straight gouges; the different brands of tools; how to get started with a basic set of gouges; safety.

2017-05-23T16:36:06+00:00 June 28th, 2012|

Sharpening a Curved Gouge – Beginner Lesson #4

This Beginner Lesson is available to FREE Members. Your carving experience will be so much more enjoyable with sharp tools! This video teaches you how to sharpen and touch up the most frequently used tool, the curved gouge.

2017-05-23T16:41:50+00:00 June 28th, 2012|

Sharpening a V-Chisel – Beginner Lesson #5

The Beginner Lesson is available to FREE Members. This one is a bit tricky. Continuing with learning to sharpen your tools, we will get better acquainted with the second most frequently used tool, the v-chisel or "parting tool".

2017-05-23T16:45:50+00:00 June 28th, 2012|

Carving a Camellia Flower – Beginner Lesson #8

https://vimeo.com/218199775 This is a brief introduction to "Carving a Camellia." This Beginner Lesson is available to FREE Members. This lesson shows how to carve a camellia flower (similar to a rose). It covers a lot of wonderful carving techniques - working with the grain, creating depth by making overlapping petals, and working with different gouges. Lesson Contents: [...]

2017-05-23T16:53:39+00:00 June 28th, 2012|