Bob at the 2010 Boy Scout Jamboree
Supplying Camps and Carvers since 1984
Over the years, woodcarving has enriched my life in so many ways that I became committed to doing all I could to help others discover those pleasures for themselves.
My woodcarving patterns encourage rather than frustrate carvers, from beginners to advanced. Although my patterns were initially designed as scout neckerchief slides, they are easily -- and frequently -- adapted to serve as bolo slides and refrigerator magnets as well.
For the beginning carver, or for those looking for a new pattern to work with, you can always read my articles in the bi-monthly Chip Chats magazine. They are very similar to the old "Slide of the Month" articles in Boy's Life magazine. Get the latest article »
Learn more about me and my business in this great article that appeared in Carving Magazine in January 2012. Read it now »
NEW ITEM: Victorinox "Tinker" Knife Modified for Carving
I am now offering a modified Victorinox "Tinker" pocket knife, following recommendations from Chris Lubkemann (author of the famous Whittling books), that's perfect for carving small wood projects. Package includes the modified knife, Sharpening and Carving Guides, and a 1x1x6" basswood practice stick.
** Just $26.95! **
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FEATURE ITEM: NATHAN'S KNIFE KIT
This is a great age-appropriate project for younger Cub Scouts or Girl Scouts -- an easy-to-assemble wood project that results in a working softwood model of a lockback folding pocket knife. No cutting required. Makes a great Christmas gift!
** Now only $7.65, one of the lowest prices around! **
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