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Old Timer 24OT Splinter Carvin’ 6in Traditional Folding

The Old Timer 24OT Splinter Carvin’ 6in Traditional Folding has been around for a while now. For some children, this will have been the first knife that they owned. I have always liked the multi-tool nature of this folding knife. This makes it incredibly versatile. If you are considering purchasing it, this article will cover […]

Xacto X5175 Deluxe Woodcarving Set

Considering getting the Xacto X5175 Deluxe Woodcarving Set. This is a complete woodcarving set that would make a great addition to any workshop. If you are not sure what to expect, this article will help. The Looks This set includes everything you could possibly need and leaves very little to be desired, and all this […]

Beavercraft SK1 Spoon Carving Knife 25mm

Are you thinking of getting a new spoon carving knife but not sure what to go for? The Beavercraft SK1 Spoon carving knife 25mm is one that you could consider. It is important to That way you can look for the necessary features in the tool that you want to buy. A good spoon carving […]

KAKURI Japanese Kiridashi Carving Knife

I’ve always appreciated Japanese knives. That is something that I carried over to carving. With that in mind, I had to check out the KAKURI Japanese Kiridashi Carving Knife. If you are considering it, this post will let you know what you can expect. THE LOOKS This is a traditional tool and seeing it survive […]

Walnut Hollow Creative Woodburner Kit for Personalized Coasters & Ornaments

With the Walnut Creative Wood Burner Kit, you can create wedding decor, gifts and personalized wood pieces giving you that authentic style.  It comes with Live-Edge basswood which can be drilled to create ornaments.  The pieces though are best suited for coasters and to give it a fine finish one only needs to use a […]

Beavercraft C10 Geometric Carving Knife

Are you looking for the best geometric wood carving knife? The size of the knife has an impact on how well you carve and the spaces that you can get into. The Beavercraft C10 – Geometric Carving Knife is small enough to fit in some of the tightest spaces. It is specially designed to carve […]

HUTSULS Sloyd Whittling knife

Considering getting the HUTSULS Sloyd Whittling knife? If you are not sure what to expect of it this article will help. We will consider various aspects of it. THE LOOKS Whittling is a craft that needs very accurate tools and HUTSULS seems to be offering just that. The Sloyd knife has a bold and modern […]

Opinel Carbon Steel Folding Pocket Knife

Opinel has been one of our choicest knives for a while now. I often use their knives for utility jobs due to their versatility. One such knife is the Opinel Carbon Steel Folding Pocket Knife. If you are considering it, this review will give you a detailed overview of it. THE LOOKS Though traditionally made […]

Best Wood Carving Chisels

Best Wood Carving Chisels

A chisel is a form of knife that is used to carve or cut hard material such as stone or metal but mostly used for wood. For many people, it is a beautiful hobby that they gladly allow to take up their time. For others, it is a fulfilling profession that generates income for them […]

Beavercraft C8 Small Cutting Knife

Are you looking for a small cutting knife? Wood carving does not need to be the cause of a headache when you have the right tools. A good cutting knife has to have certain characteristics such as a sharp cutting edge and a sturdy handle.  It is also important that the knife fits well in […]