The world of woodcarving is constantly evolving, but one trend seems to hold constant: The more you carve, the less you need to be a woodcarved artist.
The goal is to leave behind an elegant and clean finish, no matter how small.
That’s why it’s no surprise that a lot of the woodworkers we’ve spoken to seem to love the process.
From the people we’ve met who want to leave their work on a pedestal to those who prefer to carve their own pieces, this is a new kind of craft that we’ve seen take off across the board.
Here are the best places to carve your wood.
(The next article in this series will be on the best woodworking tools.)