JRWC has many different resources in our closet located at Woodcraft. Contact one of the club officers to check out items in the closet.
Study BoardsStudy boards provide a step-by-step 3D project.•Duck study board is great for beginners. •Carving Little People study board.•Relief study boards oLamp oDogwood BloomJRWC Lending Library MediaOur lending library has lots of books and DVDs to check out. Be sure to sign out each item.Media FileWoodcraft of Richmond Don’t forget our local Woodcraft store in Richmond. They carry quality woodcarving tools and supplies.Whittle DesignsMichael Denton has a wealth of knowledge that he shares with the JRWC club members. Check out his site and his blog.Art From The BarkKathy Overcash is a JRWC woodcarver and instructor. Her and Dennis Overcash have opened a woodcarving studio, store and art gallery. Take a class, buy some tools or woodcarving artwork. Come visit their store:25491 Constitution HwyRhoadesville, VA 22542Cartoons 2 CarvingsRichard seeks to grow as a carver, in the process learn to convert his cartoons into carvings. His blog chronicles his journey, read along and join in the conversation. Check out his award winning Santa. He carves some very unique Santas!
Northern WildwoodsAnother source for quality basswood and diamond willow. Northern Wildwoods is located in Northern Minnesota. They offer kiln dried basswood carving and craft wood in all sizes for all your carving needs.WoodBeeCarverThe Art Of Wood Carving by Don Mertz.Don has a wealth of knowledge on his woodcarving site. This is one of my favorite sites. Don says “Would be carvers would be carvers if they would carve would.”
Woodcarving IllustratedWoodcarving Illustrated is a wood carving site dedicated to the wood carving. They provide carving forums, free patterns, carving instruction, 3D carvings and lots more. You must check out their website.Woodworking Resources: Woodcrafts For ChildrenBedroom Furniture Spot has a nice webpage that lists more resources to include wood carving and wood working projects for children. The projects are organized by age appropriateness too. There are project from beginner to pro from children to adults.Wilkerson Woodcarving - Woodcarving TipsGreg offers woodcarving tips on carving, sharpening, creating tools to help with the carving. Some of his carving tips include eyes, arms, hands, wood spirits, painting with oils and more. He also has a set of links on his site that you may find of interest.Gargac's Originals - WoodcarvingsMark Gargac is an outstanding woodcarver. He offers woodcarving classes, DVDs, CDs and video tutorials of carving wood spirits, Santas, elves and more. He also sales rough outs of his carvings. I love his elves!Heinecke Wood ProductsHeinecke Wood Products sales some of the highest quality carving woods available. They carry a large supply of block basswood and plaques for relief and chip carving, as well as thin wood for ornaments and other specialties. Remember, at Heinecke Wood Products you can order any size block you want with no minimum size order. They specialize in custom rough outs, of which we do not sell, but produce only for the individual artisan.CarvingVideos.comCarvingVideos.com is a video production company that specialize in woodcarvers. They offer many wood carving videos (DVDs) from top woodcarvers around the country. A few categories of carving DVDs you can get from this site are caricature carving, power carving, relief carving, Santa’s, Painting and Finishing, chip carving, fish and bird carvings. Contact them to record your carving projects too.
LocationWoodcraft of Richmond 9862 West Broad Street (Rt. 250)Richmond (Glen Allen), VAPhone: 804-355-3945