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Members and Magazines
New message board members start here! All the information you need to get started posting and chatting with carvers across the world
by BobD
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2014 Woodworking Show (1 Viewing)
Fox Chapel Publishing's 2014 Open House and Woodworking Show. www.wood-show.com
07-16-2014 08:40 PM Go to last post
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Welcome Members (3 Viewing)
A place to introduce yourself and talk about things that may or may not relate to carving
by Dagwood
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Publisher Feedback (1 Viewing)
Post any specific comments you have on Wood Carving Illustrated or any Fox Chapel Publishing Books
07-28-2014 09:23 PM Go to last post
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Off Topic (1 Viewing)
A general chat area for topics not related to carving as long as they meet the stipulations laid out in the forum's Bill of Rights
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Author questions (1 Viewing)
Post your questions for Wood Carving Illustrated contributers or Fox Chapel Publishing authors here. WARNING: All posts require moderator approval to appear.
07-25-2014 12:15 PM Go to last post
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Online classes offered by Wood Carving Illustrated or Fox Chapel Publishing Authors
05-19-2014 09:58 PM Go to last post
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A place to remember carvers past who contributed to the art
07-24-2014 05:42 PM Go to last post
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Announcing the latest Fox Chapel books and magazines for carving and other crafts and hobbies.
by bkewin
06-13-2014 02:48 PM Go to last post
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Wood Carving
Post your beginner questions here.
by brent
07-30-2014 09:20 PM Go to last post
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General Wood Carving (18 Viewing)
Post your general carving questions here.
8,355 98,080
Post information concerning new projects or works in progress here.
by Dagwood
Today 07:03 AM Go to last post
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Post tutorials or step-by-step projects here
07-21-2014 03:19 PM Go to last post
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Post your animal and bird carving questions here.
Today 06:28 PM Go to last post
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Caricature Carving (6 Viewing)
Post your caricatures carving questions here.
4,956 79,571
Flat Plane Carving (2 Viewing)
Carvings in the Flat Plane style and Scandinavian style carvings.
07-30-2014 10:23 PM Go to last post
537 7,647
A place to discuss carvings in found wood including cottonwood bark, driftwood, and other types of found wood
by Nomad
Yesterday 10:15 PM Go to last post
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Post your holiday carving questions here.
by Dagwood
Today 02:07 PM Go to last post
2,146 32,615
Post your Relief and Chip Carving questions here.
1,140 11,568
Power Carving (1 Viewing)
For the discussions of power carving ranging from roughing out to detailing.
by rickm
Yesterday 09:35 PM Go to last post
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Chainsaw Carving (1 Viewing)
Tips, techniques, and safety for chainsaw carving
by Claude
07-30-2014 10:35 AM Go to last post
1,524 14,053
Post your information or questions about walking sticks, cane, or staff carving
by stixman
07-30-2014 06:14 PM Go to last post
1,029 11,178
Post your Pyrography and Woodburning questions here
by Rezbar
Today 02:02 PM Go to last post
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Post your general tips, shop-made tools, or jigs here
by rickm
07-26-2014 03:13 PM Go to last post
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Post your questions, hints and techniques here about carving woods and other carving materials
07-24-2014 04:38 PM Go to last post
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Post your Tools & Sharpening questions here.
Today 11:15 AM Go to last post
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Post your Painting and Finishing questions here.
by rickm
07-28-2014 10:43 PM Go to last post
1,066 9,181
A place to post your own reference photos of different carving subjects (wildlife, wildfowl, even human figures).
06-08-2014 12:04 PM Go to last post
136 1,126
A place to discuss the business side of carving, including selling patterns or selling carvings
by Goody
07-30-2014 10:01 AM Go to last post
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Post your questions, suggestions and feedback on using the message board.
636 3,689

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