Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - wood - carving - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 01:41:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cedar Log Wood Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Log-Wood-Bowl/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:00:18 PDT
Dragon Wing Celtic Knot Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Wing-Celtic-Knot-Pendant/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:16:25 PDT
Carve a Wood Cooking Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-a-Wood-Cooking-Knife/
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By: jessemckee

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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:47:46 PDT
Use 123D Catch To Translate a Form http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-123D-Catch-To-Translate-a-Form/
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By: bayne.peterson

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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 15:55:46 PST
Wooden Cup (Kuksa) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Cup-Kuksa/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 02:44:45 PST
Wood Ball Without a Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Ball-Without-a-Lathe/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:56:23 PST
Wooden Mason Jar (carved from a cherry log) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mason-Jar-carved-from-a-cherry-log/
Wooden Mason Jar (carved from a cherry log) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/90XX/I4LKIRGF/FTV90XXI4LKIRGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/90XX/I4LKIRGF/FTV90XXI4LKIRGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/90XX/I4LKIRGF/FTV90XXI4LKIRGF.SMALL.jpg seamster This is a 12-inch-tall wooden mason jar carved from a cherry log. This was made as a gift for my wife. She hates mass-produced, made-overseas home decor stuff, so our house is decorated with all sorts of homemade items like this.It could be used as a vase, but it will very likely end up on display i...
By: seamster

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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 18:47:34 PST
Wooden Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Piggy-Bank/
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By: seamster

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:12:44 PST
Wooden Mjölnir http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Mjölnir/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:13:51 PDT
Custom Wooden Signs made with Shopbot CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Signs-made-with-Shopbot-CNC-Router/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:15:26 PST
Carving a Eagle Feather http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-Eagle-Feather/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 18:08:34 PDT
How To Make A Bullroarer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bullroarer/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 12:24:52 PST
Spoon Carving for Everyone http://www.instructables.com/id/Spoon-Carving-for-Everyone/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 17:53:43 PDT
Carve a miniature Tiki mask and color it cheaply and eco-friendly http://www.instructables.com/id/Carve-a-miniature-Tiki-mask-and-color-it-cheaply-a/
Carve a miniature Tiki mask and color it cheaply and eco-friendly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/G2K1/GKXTXBMQ/FBWG2K1GKXTXBMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/G2K1/GKXTXBMQ/FBWG2K1GKXTXBMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/G2K1/GKXTXBMQ/FBWG2K1GKXTXBMQ.SMALL.jpg majjuss In this instructable I want to show you how you can carve a miniature tiki mask from scrap wood. For non-toxic coloring and finishing, I used boiled linseed oil and coloured pencils. I only used the most basic tools and materials, so almost everyone should be able to do this for free or at a very ...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 19:24:19 PST
Wood Whittling 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Whittling-101/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2010 14:49:59 PST
Homemade tobacco pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-tobacco-pipe/
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