Woodcarving Forum

  • Advertise with us

Relief, 3D, chip-carving, whittling; carving knives, chisels, pocket-knives, power tools. If you are a carver or want to give it a try, this is the place to talk techniques and share tips and questions.

Topics Replies Last post
View Averagewoodyjoe's profile

What is this thing I found?

08-16-2019 07:18 PM by Averagewoodyjoe

15 08-17-2019 01:54 PM
View Kschafer58's profile

Cnc machine recommendations

08-10-2019 04:55 PM by Kschafer58

I’m planning to purchase a mid range Cnc machine. I would like to get a mac...

2 08-12-2019 02:50 AM
View harley3348's profile

Need help as a beginning Whittler

08-05-2019 09:10 PM by harley3348

Hello! I am just a beginner whittler and purchased a Beaver Craft knife, A l...

7 08-09-2019 09:18 PM
View jmn's profile

Making A Carving Axe

07-06-2019 04:27 PM by jmn

I wanted to buy one of several hand forged carving axes but there’s a l...

2 08-09-2019 11:26 AM
View Don W's profile

Let's talk Carvings & Carving Tools of your dreams

07-28-2018 08:17 PM by Don W

It’s been a while since I started a new thread,...

300 08-09-2019 11:12 AM
View bbrown's profile

3-D Sanding carvings

07-25-2019 01:11 AM by bbrown

I am looking at the Arbortech contour sander ….

4 07-26-2019 05:46 PM
View Joe_1974's profile

Old Henry Taylor tools, any way to determine age?

07-22-2019 01:16 PM by Joe_1974

I am hoping for some help from you regarding age of some (mostely) Henry Tayl...

8 07-23-2019 05:06 PM
View bbrown's profile

Stand to display carvings

07-18-2019 12:49 AM by bbrown

Does anyone have an idea of where I could find those black metal stands used ...

12 07-21-2019 11:11 AM
View cowboyup3371's profile

First Attempt at Chip Carving

07-01-2019 03:31 AM by cowboyup3371

First, thank you to those who recommended I pick up other forms of woodworkin...

4 07-02-2019 07:32 PM
View Sean2019's profile

Power Carving Tool

06-25-2019 05:19 PM by Sean2019

Does anyone know the name of the big gouger used in this video? I already hav...

5 06-27-2019 05:53 PM
View Nicodimas's profile

Splitting wood and planes

06-17-2019 12:49 PM by Nicodimas

Ok took this class and we split wood from logs, ripped boards with a Froe to ...

6 06-26-2019 01:50 PM
View Cancotree's profile

Seasoned vs dry wood for power carving

06-19-2019 11:01 AM by Cancotree

Hi all. Was curious about dry/ wet wood for power carving. Which is best? I s...

4 06-20-2019 02:57 AM
View opticsguy's profile

flex shafts and I do not know anything . . . .

06-16-2019 05:12 AM by opticsguy

Expanding my carving hobby, little steps at a time. Started with dough bowls ...

6 06-17-2019 07:37 PM
View cowboyup3371's profile

Been Practicing but could use some advice

06-16-2019 01:09 PM by cowboyup3371

After getting advice from my other thread about what I could do while waiting...

2 06-16-2019 02:51 PM
View jerbee's profile

Burning my 63” mahogany speargun? 8 questions.

05-28-2019 01:57 PM by jerbee

Hello, all! I’m new to pyrography, but not woodworking. There isn’t a pyro se...

1 06-07-2019 02:06 PM
View Notgoodyet's profile

Anyone ever heard of a maple being shaped to grow like a rocking chair?

06-06-2019 06:42 PM by Notgoodyet

I’ve been told my medium thickness Maple in my yard was shaped to be m...

11 06-07-2019 01:19 AM
View cowboyup3371's profile

Incorporating Relief Carving into Other Wood

06-01-2019 09:57 PM by cowboyup3371

Based on your advice, I am going to start practicing my relief and chip carvi...

1 06-01-2019 10:58 PM
View RickBarber's profile

I need a source for a basswood Jar.

05-26-2019 09:18 PM by RickBarber

I recently entered a chip carved basswood jar in a national contest at a muse...

13 05-29-2019 02:19 PM
View cowboyup3371's profile

Relief Carving with Purple Heart Wood

01-06-2019 07:32 PM by cowboyup3371

I have done some relief carving in the past but always with a softer wood ...

8 05-27-2019 01:20 AM
View MrRon's profile

Carving a model with lots of compound curves

05-06-2019 03:38 PM by MrRon

Now that I know what glue to use, I now ask which is the best wood to use for...

8 05-08-2019 11:09 PM

1 2 3 4 ... 26 next »
503 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics