Category Archives: carving

Bowl Carving Tool Chest

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Here’s a quick picture summary on my Carving Tool Chest .. enjoy!     More glam shots.     Also, I used Burnheart sector for this project and here’s a quick clip on how to use it.

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Progress on Carving Tool Chest

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This is how I laid out the dovetails and the mitered shouldered dovetail for the bottom edge. PS.  Wanna know where to get a sector?  Go here -> CABINETMAKER’S SECTOR Wanna know how to use a sector?? Or make a … Continue reading

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Framing my carving

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I got a chance to frame my finished carving.  Here’s how I did it.            

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Finishing up some Carving Projects

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I got a chance over the long weekend to finish up a couple of carving projects.  The bowl is made from red alder and the Acanthus leaf is carved in Alaskan yellow cedar. Hopefully more carving soon.

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A Quick Carving with My Newly Sharpened Chisels

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These are tough to photograph. MKG under shellac on Doug fir.

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Sharpening my Curve Carving Gouges

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My previous post described how I sharpen my flat (letter) carving gouges. Mostly this post is about “commissioning” (sharpening them for the first time) or if I need to repair an edge. I’ve had to do a fair amount of … Continue reading

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Relief Carving Class

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Last week I go the opportunity to take a relief carving class at Heritage School of Woodworking. Class information here. This was my first opportunity to put my E. Sarjeant tools to work and it was great fun.  Slowly but surely, … Continue reading

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