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The Carving Path

The Carving Path welcomes carvers from many disciplines, whose work involves small scale carving.We hope that this forum will provide a friendly, informative and accessible place for communication and learning.


Registration Guidelines

Read this before registering

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Registration Guidelines - last post by Janel

Who's Who

Please introduce yourself and your work with a few details

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Hello From Montana! Interes... - last post by Heidi L


For posting photos not necessarily related to carving, but of interest. Could be inspirational, humorous, thought provoking, instructional or...

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Jade Chisel - last post by Peter H

Tools & Technical

What tools are on our benches, how we made them, or where we got them & technical information

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Dremel Bits - Types And Rpm - last post by Steve T


Discussion and information relating to the many varied materials we use

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What Kind Of Bone? - last post by Yuri


Putting our tools to the work. "How did you do that?"

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Sealing Bone (Finish) - last post by Peter H


Sequential photo/text series following a project or process to completion

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Classes, Schools, Teachers - last post by T Paulsen


Discussion & Tutorials

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Motorcycle Handlebar Six Gu... - last post by bruno

The Way

Open discussion of aesthetics, philosophy, motivation, history or... (no politics please)

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Looking To The Membership T... - last post by Ken R

New Work or Show & Tell

Post photos of your recent work or of past significant works

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Something In Nephrite - last post by Heidi L

Beginning a Project; Concept to Design

Thought process, drawings, patterns, models - everything about getting ready to put tool to material!

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Need Patterns For Begining... - last post by Mark R

Doing Business

For sharing of strategy and philosophy, NOT a commercial platform for sales

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Where Sell Your Work - last post by Dan


Post your classes, shows, gatherings and other events of interest

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Course On Viking Age Scandi... - last post by Janel

Admin Announcements

General Board announcements for all members

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First Upgrade Complete - last post by Janel

Book Store

A collection of books suggested by the membership, offered for sale through various on-line book dealers.

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"Bone Carving" ~ St... - last post by Janel

Getting Started and Resources

Useful tutorials and links for new Carving Path Forum members.

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Internet Netsuke Resource - last post by Janel