No announcement yet.


  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
  • New Topics
Clear All
new posts
No content found
Show More
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
  • New Topics
Clear All
new posts
Please log in to your account to view your subscribed posts.
Directory Topics Posts Last Post
Topics: 12,431 Posts: 132,194
Last Post: winter weather
12,431 132,194
Robson Valley
winter weather
Welcome Members (5,404/52,985)
Off Topic (5,992/70,139)
Author questions (112/699)
Memorial (123/1,256)
Post your beginner questions here.
Topics: 3,209 Posts: 35,786
3,209 35,786
Post your general carving questions here.
Topics: 9,303 Posts: 105,659
9,303 105,659
Post information concerning new projects or works in progress here.
Topics: 5,382 Posts: 75,624
5,382 75,624
Post tutorials or step-by-step projects here
Topics: 421 Posts: 6,472
421 6,472
Post your animal and bird carving questions here.
Topics: 2,354 Posts: 26,297
Last Post: JJ - Parrot (2018)
2,354 26,297
JJ - Parrot (2018)
by JJF
Post your caricatures carving questions here.
Topics: 5,932 Posts: 92,768
Last Post: Happy New Year !...
5,932 92,768
Happy New Year !...
by JoeVM
Carvings in the Flat Plane style and Scandinavian style carvings.
Topics: 598 Posts: 8,469
598 8,469
A place to discuss carvings in found wood including cottonwood bark, driftwood, and other types of found wood
Topics: 892 Posts: 12,899
892 12,899
Free 9 foot oak stump
Post your holiday carving questions here.
Topics: 2,637 Posts: 39,199
Last Post: Santa Riding a Bear
2,637 39,199
Santa Riding a Bear
Post your Relief and Chip Carving questions here.
Topics: 1,284 Posts: 13,161
1,284 13,161
chip carving knife sharpening
For the discussions of power carving ranging from roughing out to detailing.
Topics: 1,000 Posts: 9,501
Last Post: Lathe tips
1,000 9,501
Lathe tips
Tips, techniques, and safety for chainsaw carving
Topics: 1,616 Posts: 14,760
Last Post: New to Tennessee
1,616 14,760
New to Tennessee
Post your information or questions about walking sticks, cane, or staff carving
Topics: 1,225 Posts: 13,285
1,225 13,285
Post your Pyrography and Woodburning questions here
Topics: 1,008 Posts: 9,849
1,008 9,849
Post your general tips, shop-made tools, or jigs here
Topics: 612 Posts: 7,326
Last Post: What is "Whittling"
612 7,326
What is "Whittling"
by pallin
Post your questions, hints and techniques here about carving woods and other carving materials
Topics: 1,502 Posts: 13,060
Last Post: Green Basswood
1,502 13,060
Green Basswood
Post your Tools & Sharpening questions here.
Topics: 4,270 Posts: 44,654
Last Post: Shop radio
4,270 44,654
Shop radio
Post your Painting and Finishing questions here.
Topics: 1,156 Posts: 10,216
1,156 10,216
A place to post your own reference photos of different carving subjects (wildlife, wildfowl, even human figures).
Topics: 161 Posts: 1,306
161 1,306
A place to discuss the business side of carving, including selling patterns or selling carvings
Topics: 223 Posts: 2,365
223 2,365
It's Not Just For Shows Anymore
by Donna_T
Post your questions, suggestions and feedback on using the message board.
Topics: 810 Posts: 5,007
Last Post: To the Moderators
810 5,007
Buffalo Bif
To the Moderators

What's Going On


There are currently 119 users online. 4 members and 115 guests.

Most users ever online was 844 at 05:45 AM on 07-28-2014.

Woodcarving Illustrated Statistics


Topics: 58,423   Posts: 682,251   Members: 111,384   Active Members: 261
Welcome to our newest member, aquamanlr.

Latest Topics


  • pallin
    A Beginner's Carving Project
    There have been many discussions on this forum about how to start carving. Most have suggested using a pocket knife and a piece of wood, and "have at it!" Doesn't work? Sharpen the knife! Still doesn't work? Buy a different knife. Try different wood. Cut yourself? Wear a glove!
    Today, 08:10 PM
  • Marjon
    Thumb guards (?) and more
    Hey guys! Thanks for the warm welcome. After researching and crafting a little myself I came across several problems.

    1. Aching of my left thumb - I am right handed, so I hold my knife in my right hand, and push it along with my left thumb. I'm currently only doing some beginner...
    Today, 04:28 AM
  • pallin
    To the Moderators
    Today - lawrence72 (newest member) is using the personal messaging feature to advertise a plastics business.
    Yesterday, 01:12 PM