Carving by Numbers Foundation Skills DVD

British Woodcarver, Mike Davies, is busy at work on a carving project in New Zealand.

Hailed by local media as a ‘Gift to the Nation’, the work is followed by national television, newspapers, and beamed via live webcams to viewers around the world.

Mike takes time away from the large outdoor commission to share his simple to follow, step-by-step, woodcarving wisdom in the workshop.

Mike will demonstrate the ‘Significant Six’ techniques that will form a solid foundation, upon which the aspiring woodcarver’s skills can be built. By following Mike’s proven system, the viewer will soon be creating a collection of attractive projects and designs using a basic set of carving tools.

Included in this presentation:

  • Tool Talk
  • Sharpening and Maintenance
  • The Significant Six Techniques
  • The Carving Process
  • Basic Flower Project
  • Practice Makes Perfect Project
  • Tips and Tools.

This presentation is part of a Free Educational Programme, offering online projects, plans and tutorials for woodworking enthusiasts.

A companion tool range is also available, which has been developed in cooperation with Record Power, a UK based woodworking tool manufacturer with a heritage spanning over 100 years.