Woodcarving Illustrated Issue 37 Holiday 2006

Woodcarving Illustrated Issue 37 Holiday 2006


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The Art of Ken Newman

Award-winning carver turns found wood into masterpieces

2005 Santa Carving Contest

By Bob Duncan

50 finalists highlighted in annual contest


Northern Cardinal

By Gordon & Marsha Stiller

Happy Santa 

By Tina Toney

The compact styling of this fellow makes him an ideal project for beginners

Chip Carved Golf Balls

By Sharon Braunberger & Elaine Dugan

Striking designs highlight this unique carving medium

Santa Claus 

By Les Ramsey

Classic Santa face makes a perfect winter welcome

Rolling Caricature Animals

By Desiree Hajny

Easy-to-carve critters are delightfully mobile

Santa with Cardinal

By Vicki Bishop

Wood bleach techniques make painting a snap

Folk-Art Angel Tree Topper

By Shawn Cipa

Hand carve an instant family heirloom

A Christmas Story Leg Lamp

By Mike Burton

Nostalgic lamp will become an instant conversation starter

Painting a Hen Wood Duck

By Tom Matus

Use blending techniques for an antique-style finish

Chip-Carved Angel Ornaments

By Barry McKenzie

Carve through painted blanks for an easy, yet beautiful project

Santa Lamp Finial 

By Steve Brown

A charming way to show off your seasonal carvings

Herby’s Angel 

By Paul McLeod

Easy-to-carve figure is a Holiday delight


Tuning Your Tools

By Chris Pye

The basics of getting your tools in the right condition for carving and keeping them there


Editor’s Letter

From Our Mailbag

News & Notes

Tips & Techniques

Reader Gallery

New Products

Judge’s Critique

Relief Column

Calendar of Events

Coming Features & Classifieds

Advertising Directory

Teacher’s Corner