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.

3 Best Axes for Spoon Carving

3 Best Axes for Spoon Carving

Axes and hatchets make roughing out wood easier and faster. If you';re looking for the best spoon carving axe, read this. I've also included an adze to the list.

Here are Tools Needed for Spoon Carving

Here are Tools Needed for Spoon Carving

Are you looking to start spoon carving? In this post, I'll talk about the basic tools you'll need to start spoon carving. Enjoy the post.

5 Best Electric/Power Wood Carving Tools

5 Best Electric/Power Wood Carving Tools

If you're looking for the best electric or power carving wood carving tools, then you should read this. Here we review 5 best power carving tools.

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.

Use These Woods for Carving Spoons

Use These Woods for Carving Spoons

Hardwoods or softwood, green wood or seasoned wood, which are the best woods for carving spoons? In this post I explore five woods you can use for your next spoon carving project.

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?