Carving my sign

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Step one-

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I outlined the letters using a small chip carving knife.

Step two-

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I defined the frame using the same chip carving knife

Step three-

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I removed the excess wood then smoothed the background using progressively shallower gouges.  After sanding I will stain the wood then finish with Tung oil.

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One Response to Carving my sign

  1. meg says:

    Hey Johnny,

    I would really like to see the wizard stick with jeweled eyes when you are done!

    meg

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