Whittling Kits with Scale Models
These carving kits for beginning carvers include a Basswood cutout from Plus a scale model of the project. Several different faces of each blank are marked with guide lines. Finally, use the scale models that come with each kit to see what the finished carving looks like. Information on safety, carving and finishing are included with each kit.
If you need carving tools, consider starting with our Basic Palm Size hand tools. Because these basic hand tools will never be outdated, they can be used in a variety of carving styles.
Whittling Kits with Scale Models: 7 different whittling kits available!
Choose between: Owl, Pelican, Old Shoe, Squirrel, Frog, Turtle and Duck Kits
Our Beginner Wood Carving Kits are a great way to become introduced to this enjoyable and rewarding hobby. Chipping Away has helped thousands of people of all ages get started. Consequently, we have Beginner Kits that should appeal to almost everyone.
Before you get started:
Pop thinks you should have a basic knowledge of woodcarving before you get started!
It helps to know the different styles of wood carving. There are four main styles of woodcarving and the same tools are not always used for each. This makes it necessary for you to choose the style of carving you want to begin with so you will know what tools and instruction books you need. I have describe them here and offer some suggestions for getting started.
Whittling Kits with Scale ModelsThese are great for beginner wood carvers or as gifts for your carving friends. Each cutout measures approximately 4" x 5" x 2" thick and is made from quality basswood. Whittling Kits with Scale Models Include: Basswood blank cut in two profiles; Carving guide lines marked on different faces of blank; 3 dimensional plastic scale model for reference; Printed 'Helpful Hints'CA $26.73