The JTA Carving Circle

Basic Maintenance of Carving Tools

Oct 6, '21

Carving tools work best when razor sharp with a polished edge. However, their curves and profiles make them a trickier proposition to sharpen than straight-edged woodworking tools. In this video, Christian shares a a couple of techniques for sharpening knives and gouges without the need for highly specialised equipment.

Carving Tips for Beginners

Oct 6, '21

Starting out with carving can be a process of trial and error, all too often including band-aids and four letter words. In this short video, Christian shows you three techniques that will give you great results, and a safe carving session!