Fitting a Baseball Hat on a Head

Fitting a Baseball Hat on a Head I posted this tutorial in a previous blog on Sept. 4, 2021 but it’s a topic that many carvers struggle with.  So at the recent request of one of my readers I am revisiting the topic again this week. The picture tutorial shown below demonstrates one method ofContinue reading “Fitting a Baseball Hat on a Head”

WOOD CARVING

WOOD CARVING “WOOD SELECTION” The nature of the wood being carved limits the scope of the carver in that wood is anisotropic and not equally strong in all directions.  The direction in which wood is strongest is called the “Grain” (wood grain may be straight, interlocked, wavy, fiddleback, etc.).  For strength purposes it is always wiseContinue reading “WOOD CARVING”