Carving Book Part I: Parts of the face – nose

Carving Book Part I: Parts of the face – nose

I have a few entries for you that should rather be treated as an introduction to a given topic. These will be simple tutorials and as each name suggests, each of you must work out your own way of finally presenting the carved subject. As the first I will introduce...

Short guide on sculpting chisels, PART II

Finally, it’s time for the second part of the chisel types article. These will be four sub-sections in which I will try to include important information for the sculptor. I wanted to write all the important information, but this can not be included in one...

Short guide on sculpting chisels, PART I

Since there will be a lot of information on this subject, I have divided this article into two parts. The first part will be the introduction and in the second part you will find much more typical technical information about chisels. I prepared the following entry for...

Sharp as a razor.

You would say, that sharpening chisels is not something complicated. But with some experience I will tell you – it’s not that easy. There are multiple ways you can get your chisels sharp, including using electro-tools or manual techniques. Sharpening...