Resources


Woodcarving sites and other sites of interest:

blog.TexasWoodcarving.com: the companion blog to this site

NTXCarvers.com: the North Texas Wood Carver's Guild

The National Wood Carvers Association and home of their publication Chip Chats magazine

CarversCompanion.com: Woodcarver Online Magazine (WOM) and an email list for the discussion of woodcarving topics
 
TexasWoodcarver.com: Doug Oliver, woodcarver and graphic design artist
 
FranMooreWoodcarving.com: Fran Moore - woodcarver, mosaic, and glass art

TBryantStudio.com: woodcarver and fine furniture maker Travis Bryant

Classic Carving Patterns: Lora S. Irish's carving patterns and tutorials

PeterMansbendel.com: Doug Oliver's Peter Mansbendel historical research project
 
The Woodcraft Shop: serving the needs of the traditional and contemporary carver
 
Woodcraft: woodworking tools, books and supplies
 
Ellenwoodarts.com: Everett Ellenwood's excellent videos "Sharpening Simplified" and "Beginning Woodcarving"
 
Chris Pye, woodcarver: be sure to check out his "Slipstones" woodcarving manuals
 
Woodcarving Illustrated magazine
 
Wood Carving magazine

www.wood-database.com : The Wood Database

ChasinTheGrain.com: Kyle Alty - an Urban Lumberjack, Engineer, & Furniture Maker.

Tools and Supplies:

The following are some tools and supplies I can recommend. Please note some of these are Amazon affiliate links that help me cover the cost of running this site.



Flexcut Slipstrop, for Polishing and Deburring V-Tools and Gouges, Flexcut Gold Polishing Compound Included, (PW12) 

 EZE-LAP L PAK4 Set SF/F/M/C Color Coded Diamond Hones

Deluxe Diamond Riffler Needle File Set By Protool

 Mirka 9A-149-APRP 2 3/4-Inch by 5-Inch Abranet Assortment Pack, 1 Each P80 - P600


 Walnut Hollow Basswood Carving Block, 4" x 3.5" x 10"

 Tenura Fabric Non-Slip Netting, 6' Length x 20" Width


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