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The Votes are in for the First WCI People’s Choice Contest 2016

The Votes are in for the First WCI People’s Choice Contest 2016

Congratulations to the first winners in the 2016 People’s Choice Contest! We are trying something new this year with our contest. Instead of running one big competition, we are breaking it into ongoing mini-matches. Plus, we are offering cash prizes! Special thanks to our first contest sponsor, King Arthur’s Tools. […]

by February 9, 2016 Best Carving Design Contest, Contests
Deep Blue Sea Call for Entries – People’s Choice Awards Contest

Deep Blue Sea Call for Entries – People’s Choice Awards Contest

Do you have a great new carving you can’t wait to share with the world? This is your chance to show it off—and maybe collect some cash! . Presenting the 2016 Woodcarving Illustrated People’s Choice Awards. Entries are being accepted until January 15, 2016 for: DEEP BLUE SEA (fish and […]

by November 30, 2015 Best Carving Design Contest, Contests
Puffin Pattern

Puffin Pattern

                  Pattern by Gordon and Marsha Stiller Three species are referred to as the puffin; two live in the northern Pacific Ocean and one lives in the northern Atlantic Ocean. Puffins have predominately black and white plumage, a stocky build, and large […]

by November 27, 2015 Patterns & Projects
Cowboy Hat Ornament

Cowboy Hat Ornament

Power-carve a perfect hat ornament in a few hours By Keoma McCaffrey This cowboy hat ornament will look great on your Christmas tree. Download the step-by-step article and and pattern below.   Materials: • Pine, 23/4″ x 21/2″ x 11/2″ (70mm x 64mm x 38mm) • Sanding sponge: medium/fine grit […]

by November 27, 2015 Holiday Carving, Patterns & Projects
Chip-Carved Tea Box

Chip-Carved Tea Box

A unique way to store and serve a common beverage By Marty Leenhouts Tea is the second most widely consumed drink around the world, after water. If you aren’t a tea drinker, you surely know someone who is. Storing several varieties of tea separately in the cupboard is messy and […]

by November 27, 2015 Patterns & Projects
Woodcarving Illustrated Holiday 2015 (Issue 73)

Woodcarving Illustrated Holiday 2015 (Issue 73)

The Holiday 2015 Issue ofWoodcarving Illustrated features a variety of holiday-themed projects, patterns, and features, as well as interesting techniques. This issue is a part of the regular magazine subscription. It is also available from your favorite retailer or from Fox Chapel Publishing, www.foxchapelpublishing.com, 1-800-457-9112. SCROLL DOWN FOR A SNEAK PEEK! In This […]

by November 27, 2015 Current Issue
Kutzall Grit Hand Rasps

Kutzall Grit Hand Rasps

Even expert carvers find themselves in situations where it’s challenging to get a clean cut. Either there’s a bad spot in the wood or you can’t get a tool into the area. The best tool to reach for in these situations is often a rasp, but the utility of traditional […]

by November 27, 2015 Product Reviews
2015 Woodcarving Illustrated Holiday Gift Guide

2015 Woodcarving Illustrated Holiday Gift Guide

Does your family always ask what to get you for whichever holiday you celebrate? Send them here to find a good selection of tools and materials guaranteed to keep you in the chips all year long!   .   The Cape Forge Fine Detail Knife is a hand-forged standard #3 […]

by November 27, 2015 Features
Woodcarving Illustrated Summer 2015 Issue 71

Woodcarving Illustrated Summer 2015 Issue 71

The 2015 Summer issue of Woodcarving Illustrated is now available. This issue is packed with projects, how-tos, patterns, and more. Features: Under the Sea The Doane Woodcarving Experience Carving Family Fun Techniques: Designing Celtic Knotwork Carving a Female Face Projects: Wild Rose Pirate Captain Caricature Carving Found Wooden Objects Carving a […]

by June 29, 2015 Current Issue
The 2015 Fox Chapel Open House is Being Planned Now!

The 2015 Fox Chapel Open House is Being Planned Now!

Mark your calendar now for another fantastic woodworking festival! Fox Chapel Publishing’s 2015 Open House and Woodworking Show is returning to beautiful Lancaster County, Pa., on May 8–9, 2015.   >>> Visit the Official 2015 Open House Website for More Information! <<< Join thousands of other woodworkers for this premier […]

by October 9, 2014 Open House