This Basic Carving Kit with Mallet can be used to complete the FREE Beginner Lessons, and will get you started on your woodcarving journey. The difference between this kit and the Deluxe Carving Kit is this includes Arkansas stones instead of DMT Diamond Stones. The Getting Started page will help you begin.

NOTE: This set does not include carving tools. Please see sets available at Chipping Away.

  • 1.5 lb brass head mallet with turned walnut handle, made by Shenandoah Tool Works
  • Arkansas Stone Sharpening Kit – Soft Arkansas & Hard Black Arkansas in wood box (5″ x 1-5/8″ x 1/2″)
  • Black Arkansas Slip Stone (2″ x 7/8″ x 1/4″)
  • 4 oz. honing oil
  • 3 pieces basswood (two – 6″ x 6″ x 7/8″, one – 6″ x 7″ x 7/8″)
  • 1 piece butternut (6″ x 6″ x 7/8″)
  • 1 piece leather with honing compound applied
  • 2 pieces carbon paper