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Basic Woodcarving Techniques with Mary May
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Carving is a wonderful way to expand your woodworking skills and designs. In this DVD, Mary May introduces you to the basic tools she uses, how to sharpen them to a razor sharp edge, and how to use them safely and efficiently to carve two projects. She also shares tips on how to work with wood grain and transfer designs to your stock.

Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes in decorative carvings for architecture and furniture. She studied and worked with master carvers in Greece, England, and Malaysia to learn the traditional techniques of classical woodcarving. In addition to teaching at various schools and guilds across the USA,

122 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2014.

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Floral Relief Carving with Mary May - 2 Disc
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Learn to carve two deep relief carving projects: a lily and a rose. Each present interesting challenges such as overlapping petals and leaves. Mary also explains the different types of relief carving, shows you the tools to use, and how to attach the carvings to a temporary backer board to safely hold your piece as you work on it.

Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes in decorative carvings for architecture and furniture. She studied and worked with master carvers in Greece, England, and Malaysia to learn the traditional techniques of classical woodcarving.

199 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2016.

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Carving the Pineapple with Mary May
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In this DVD, Mary May demonstrates how to carve the pineapple, a traditional symbol of hospitality and welcome. She will teach you how to transfer the design to your wood piece, secure it to a backer board, which tools to use, and then show you how to carve the pineapple from start to finish.

Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes in decorative carvings for architecture and furniture. She studied and worked with master carvers in Greece, England, and Malaysia to learn the traditional techniques of classical woodcarving.

104 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2016.

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Carving the Traditional Greenman with Mary May
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Variations of the Greenman motif are found in many cultures around the world. Often related to natural vegetative deities, the Greenman is a symbol of rebirth and the cycle of growth each spring. Mary May uses the Greenman project to demonstrate a variety of carving techniques, with special emphasis on carving facial features.

Mary May is a professional woodcarver in Charleston, SC, who specializes in decorative carvings for architecture and furniture. She studied and worked with master carvers in Greece, England, and Malaysia to learn the traditional techniques of classical woodcarving.

118 minutes, DVD. Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Productions, 2016.

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Chris Pye - Sharpening Techniques DVD
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Rob Cosman is the student as Chris teaches him the basics of how to get carving tools sharpened correctly. This is bench side instruction on how to make a gouge do more than you may have thought possible. Chris starts with a new tool and carfefully guides you through all the steps of preparation to finally achieve that desired cutting edge. You are guided through the maze of available chisels, Chris answers the how's and whys and suggests where to start when it comes to acquiring tools. Included in this dvd are a few of the practises Chris was taught during his apprenticeship that are not widely known. Chris Pye is an excellent teacher and Rob Cosman proves to be an attentive student.

Learn to sharpen your gouges correctly so they work at peak efficiency: it's as important to elegant woodcarving as tuning is to playing your guitar.

1hr 52 min  


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Chris Pye - Ornamental Carving DVD
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Chris takes you step-by-step from a flat surface to a gracefully finished decorative design. Once you've mastered the model, you can adapt it to a wide range of projects. And along the way, you'll have built an inventory of essential woodcarving skills.

This double CD DVD is over 2 hours long!

Join Chris Pye, have fun, and learn. 


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Chris Pye - Ornamental Carving DVD

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17th Century New England Carving
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with Peter Follansbee

"This style of carved decoration takes its inspiration from furniture and woodwork from both England and New England, spanning most of the seventeenth century. Geometric, floral and architectural elements combine to make up the designs. First-hand examinations of oak furniture in both public and private collections provide the material upon which my work is based, which I do in the traditional manner from riving oak logs and working the green wood with hand tools."

88 minutes

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17th Century New England Carving: Carving the S-Scroll
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with Peter Follansbee

This video complements our first DVD with Peter, “17th Century New England Carving.” In this second DVD, Peter focuses specifically on the S-Scroll and guides you through the tools, materials, layouts, and techniques involved in creating this hand-carved design element.

100 minutes. 


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Murray Taylor: Chip Carving
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Murray Taylor is a highly respected woodcarver working in North Wales. Originally trained in jewelery making and design, he carries both his craftsmanship and design skills to his woodcarving, and undertakes a wide range of commissioins for clients.

Murray teaches chip carving and has developed over the years a clear and inspiring course that enables students to master the findamental skills and techniques, opening up a whole new world of exciting design and creation.

In this comprehensive DVD, Murray Taylor teaches everything you need to get started with chip carving. With a clear and inspiring teaching style, Murray shows how to master the techniques of geometric and freeform carving. This is all supplemented by a wealth of information that will help beginners and more advanced carvers alike. The DVD also includes a great Introductory Project to get you started.

DVD Contents:
  • Selecting wood
  • Equipment
  • Geometric patterns
  • Sharpening
  • Laying out panels
  • Freeform carving
  • Applying finishes
  • Sources for design
  • Introductory project
Total Running Time: 2hr 6min

NTSC | Copyright © 2015 Artisan Media Ltd.
This DVD is region coded as "0" meaning it will play in all countries.

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Price: 19.99 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Murray Taylor: Introduction To Letter Carving
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In this, the second in Murray Taylor's series of carving DVDs, he teaches everything you need to get started with letter carving in wood.

With a clear and inspiring teaching style, Murray shows how to master the different carving techniques for small and large letters.

DVD contents include:
  • Transferring Fonts to Wood
  • Techniques for Specific Letters
  • Becker and Roman Fonts
  • Small Letter Carving with Knives and Gouges
  • Large Letter Carving with Traditional Tool
  • Alternative Fonts Layout and Spacing
  • Applying Finishes
This is all supplemented by a wealth of information that will help beginners and also more advanced carvers to develop the confidence and skill to apply letter carving to their own pieces of work

Total Running Time: 1hr 46min

NTSC | Copyright © 2016 Artisan Media Ltd.
This DVD is region coded as "0" meaning it will play in all countries.

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Murray Taylor: Carving Love Spoons
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In the third of Murray Taylor's series of carving DVDs, he teaches every thing you need to get started with carving traditional Love Spoons in wood.

With his clear and inspiring teaching style, Murray shows how to master the carving techniques through two projects, the first being at introductory level and the second more advanced.

DVD Contents:
  • Transferring Designs to Wood
  • Tools and Equipment
  • Sharpening
  • Carving Techniques
  • Celtic Knots
  • Fretwork by Hand
  • Fretwork by Machine
  • Applying Finishes
This is all supplemented by a wealth of information that will help beginners and more advanced carvers to develop the confidence and skill to carve their own designs.

Total Running Time: 2hr 17min

NTSC | Copyright © 2016 Artisan Media Ltd.
This DVD is region coded as "0" meaning it will play in all countries.

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Price: 19.99 (Including VAT at 20%)

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