Top 50 Woodturning Blogs & Websites For Woodcarvers

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Beginners Carving Corner & Beyond


About Blog – Beginners Carving Corner and Beyond was started by Thomas Perrin and Tom Hindes. After several years of blog authoring, Thomas Perrin passed away, and Tom Hindes decided to continue the blog as Thomas Perrin would have wanted. Thomas Perrin was a wood carver, and a true and helpful friend to anyone interested in wood carving. His willingness to help was his hallmark.
Frequency – about 2 posts per month
Since – Nov 2007

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Tributes In Wood | Woodcarvings By Mark Sheridan

About Blog – Wood Carvings by Mark Sheridan. I’ve been carving since I was a boy and completed a few pieces over the years when the kids were growing up and I was early in my career. My recent carvings have mostly been caricature carvings although I’ve also completed a couple of bark carvings.
Frequency – about 3 posts per month
Since – Dec 2012

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Ales | The Woodcarver

About Blog – I started carving in late autumn of 2010, the year I moved to Canada. The whole idea was caused by a simple warning from my girlfriend that winters in PEI are boring. I am always happy to take a part in carving at various shows and events to promote both my work and wood carving as a hobby.
Frequency – about 3 posts per month
Since – Nov 2010

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Mary May | Woodcarver Journeys

Charleston, SC

About Blog – I have been a professional woodcarver since 1988. I specialize in classical European styles of carving and teach period furniture carving and architectural carving.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Aug 2011

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South Dakota Woodcarvers

About Blog – South Dakota Woodcarvers, Inc. is a non-profit organization incorporated in the State of South Dakota for the purpose of preserving and expanding the fine art of woodcarving.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Aug 2006

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My Chip Carving

Garden City, MN USA

About Blog – Chip carving instruction is provided with monthly online video lessons. Monthly patterns are provided as is a monthly E-letter, full of inspiration and encouragement to keep you moving forward with your chip carving.
Frequency – about 3 posts per month
Since – Feb 2016

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Barn the Spoon

About Blog – Barn has been a woodwork obsessive for over 20 years. 8 years ago he decided spoons were his thing and dedicated his life to them.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Sep 2010

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Billy’s Little Bench Blog

Exeter, CA

About Blog – I am a woodworker, sign maker, father, youtuber, I build things, I’m good at fixing things, I read lots of books, watch lots of movies, drink beer and whiskey.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Apr 2011

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The Joy of Wood | Greg Miller


About Blog – A multi-skilled person, my diverse working life has two common threads running through it – a passion for working with people, and a passion for working with wood. Since January 2009, I have returned to the making of custom furniture and joinery and my passion for teaching traditional hand skills.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Oct 2009

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Carver Dale | Carving | My Passion

About Blog – My name is Dale Kirkpatrick. I’ve lived in the Pittsburgh area since 1967. I’ve considered woodcarving my hobby for over 35 years. I’ve taken many classes to study realistic human and caricature subjects. I’m a member of The National Woodcarvers Association, Chisels and Chips.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Jul 2010

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William Rush Woodcarvers Club


About Blog – The William Rush Woodcarving Club, a chapter of the National Woodcarving Association, was organized in January 1977 be a small group of people interested in wood carving. It has grown to approimately eighty whittlers and carvers in Southeastern Pennsylvania, Including Philadelphia.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Dec 2012

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Sean Hellman

Dartmoor, UK

About Blog – Sean Hellman green woodwork blog on carving fan birds, kuksa carving, pole lathe turning, spoon carving and other aspects of traditional wood work. Tuition in woodwork in Devon and tools for sale.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Feb 2009

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The Old Stump

About Blog – My goal with this blog is to share my ideas, insights, and personal carving adventures with you. I hope that your visits here will be interesting, enlightening and maybe a little entertaining. Now get those tools sharp and let make some chips.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Sep 2010

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Folk Art Mary

Ithaca, New York

About Blog – Mary Michael Shelley writes about how she creates her carved and painted American Folk Art pictures of diners, farms and Americana themes.
Frequency – about 2 posts per month
Since – Apr 2017

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Balkun Woodcarving ​

About Blog – I have been a woodcarver for the past 25 years. I first studied with sculptor/artist George Hanover for 15 years until he retired. I love working in many styles and with a variety of woods and each present a unique challenge to create something beautiful that also enhances the inner beauty of the wood itself. I teach woodcarving to students of all ages in my home studio and in schools.
Frequency – about 1 post per month
Since – Jun 2014

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