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-- a list of our carving supply houses, schools, and publications.
-- a short lesson in human antamony for carvers.
-- a list of tips for finishing your carving projects.
mix-color.PDF -- describes the basics of mixing colors.
Rules 4 Class.PDF --
Ready to take a carving class? If so, check these rules of classroom etiquette.
BRD-FT.PDF -- Ever wondered how to calculate board feet, or why carvers pay
by volume and carpenters by length? Check out this sheet.
crv-faces.PDF -- provides a short discussion on carving the human.
Color Conversion.PDF --
a table showing how to convert arcylic and oil colors from various manufacturers.
paint-tutorial.PDF -- a
short painting tutorial.
555.PDF -- five exercises to warm-up your hands before carving.
Tips. PDF -- provides tips for showing your carvings.
Tips.PDF -- tips for stropping your tools.
Ellipse.PDF -- describes how to draw an ellipse.
Sell Carvings.PDF --
provides tips for selling woodcarvings.
Wood.PDF -- provides tips for drying green wood.