- Carve a Shell on a Cabriole Leg
Though it seems intimidating, carving is easier than you might think—this shell carving on a cabriole knee is a good example. Based on the ones found in Pennsylvania, ...
- Carvings Cap an Impressive Chest
- Tale of a Tea Table Top
The top of this tea table appears to have a mitered, scalloped frame but is actually a solid piece of carved mahogany. How does period furniture maker Allan Breed ...
- Carve a Decorative Fan
The visual centerpiece of Phil Lowe's Queen Anne lowboy is this carved fan, which decorates the bottom center drawer. This motif was a popular element for this ...
- Man or Machine?
The unique work of Duncan Gowdy shows landscapes in wood that are so complex and consistent that it would be easy to assume they were carved with a CNC router or ...
- Pro Portfolio: Carving toward Home
Duncan Gowdy carves a powerful sense of place into his furniture
- Woodworking Specialties
Online resources for boatbuilding, carving, turning, and crafting instruments
- Video: How to Sharpen Woodcarving Tools
This excerpt from the new Taunton DVD, Woodcarving Basics, shows how to make gouges and V-tools razor sharp.
- How They Did It: Shaped to Perfection
See how he creates undulating forms without touching a lathe
- Video: Learn to Turn Barley-Twist Candlesticks
Find out how to lay out, carve, and smooth this distinctive open-twist shape
- Carve a Rosette
Period furniture maker Tony Kubalak takes the intimidation out of carving in this Master Class article on crafting a rosette. Carving is as much a science as an ...
- The Totem Pole Art of Tommy Josephs
Modern themes and traditional carving methods keep cultural identity alive in Alaska
- Two Designs for Carved Rosettes
How to create a three-tier rosette and a walnut-shell rosette
- Fine-Feathered Illusion
How Jacques Vesery turns and carves his textured creations
- Canada's Native Carving Traditions
First Nations artists keep old traditions alive and create new ones with brilliant totem poles and carved objects