Wood Carving

Wood carving is a type of woodworking using hand tools such as a chisel and mallet or knives, to produce a wooden figure or project. Here at Pro Wood Carving, we tackle everything to help you start wood carving. From wood carving techniques and wood carving tools, down to the basics, you’ll find everything here.

A Comprehensive Guide on Wood Carving Bits/Burrs

A Comprehensive Guide on Wood Carving Bits/Burrs

Read this guide on the different wood carving bits or burrs. See the different materials they are made of and the different shapes.

Power Carving for Beginners: Basics, Tools, and More

Power Carving for Beginners: Basics, Tools, and More

Are you looking to get started in wood power carving? This post is you. Read more about power carving, the different tools, techniques, and more

Chip Carving: A Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide

Chip Carving: A Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide

Chip carving is a decorative form of wood carving that invloves incising a design into wood. If you're a beginner, this starting guide is for you.

Woodcarving & Whittling: Differences Explained

Woodcarving & Whittling: Differences Explained

Is there a difference between whittling and woodcarving? Read more in this post and also get to know other woodcarving techniques you can try out today.

Relief Wood Carving 101 – The Complete Beginner’s Guide

Relief Wood Carving 101 – The Complete Beginner’s Guide

Relief carving gives the impression that the sculpted material has been raised above the background plane. Are you looking to start relief carving? Read this Guide!

How to Keep Green Wood Carvings from Splitting/Cracking

How to Keep Green Wood Carvings from Splitting/Cracking

Greenwood is great for beginner carvers, it is soft and easier to carve. But, how do you keep greenwood carvings from splitting, cracking, or checking?

Whittling for Beginners – Start Whittling Today!

Whittling for Beginners – Start Whittling Today!

What is whittling? Are you a beginner in this craft come hobby? Then you should read this and learn everything about whittling. From how to whittle, tools, cuts, and other tips. Enjoy.

How Long Does it Take to Carve Wood & How to Improve

How Long Does it Take to Carve Wood & How to Improve

How long does it take to carve wood? Read about this and how to improve your wood carving skills in this blog post.

A Brief History of Whittling Woodcarving

A Brief History of Whittling Woodcarving

What is whittling? How did whittling start? Learn about the history of whittling in this post. From a craft practiced during word war 2, down to a hobby and recreational activity today

Wood Carving 101 – A Comprehensive Guide to Start Carving

Wood Carving 101 – A Comprehensive Guide to Start Carving

Are you looking to start wood carving? Learn how to get started, know the different styles, read about the tools, and more in this wood carving for beginners guide.