Resources

Woodcarving sites and other sites of interest:


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.