Below are some sites that may be of interest. ?Should you have any suggestions about sites that should be added, please contact us

Woodcarving sites

John Adamson Wood Sculptor? Available for Commissions, Talks and Demonstrations

Ian Norbury ?Woodcarver and Author????? One of the foremost British woodcarvers

O.H. Boyd woodcarver and sculptor?? Woodcarver, Sculptor and Painter

James River Woodcarvers??? Carving group in Richmond, Virgina who made me very welcome when I had 6 months over there

Alan’s Factory Guide to Wood carving????? An American site with lots of useful information

Bill Prickett???? Wildlife sculptor

Andrew Frost – Sculptor??? Chainsaw sculptor

Made in Europe? ? ? ?? List of carvers and other artists from all over Europe

Woodcarvers Companion Ezine?????? An on line magazine for woodcarvers.?? Well worth a look

Pyrography? Answers to Pyrography questions

Brad Quarless? ? Bespoke organic furniture and wood sculpture

Woodworkers Institute. ?American online magazine. ?Well worth a look

Woodcarving Blogs

Julian Schmechel?????? Scottish Furniture maker incorporating carvings

Out West Carvings????? American western style caricatures

Carving Groups and Classes

West Riding Woodcarvers???????? Carving group that meet in Huddersfield

British Woodcarvers Association?????? National Association for British Woodcarvers with groups all over the country

Spotland Woodcarvers??? Meet in Rochale on Thursday

Southport Woodcarvers,??? Meet Wednesday afternoons

Manchester Wood and Carving Club?- ?Meets Monday Evenings

Selsey Woodcarvers group?- Meets on a Wednesday in Selsey, West Sussex

Austrian Carving School???? Have a holiday carving and learn in some beautiful country

Gayle Mill at Hawes?????? Enjoy a course with Peter Berry

Rocking Horse Shop, York??? Learn to carve and / or buy a rocking horse kit

Rocking Horse Shop, York ???? A wide variety courses

Rocking Horse Shop, York ?????? Master classes and residential courses

?Michael Painter, Warwickshire???? Michael has an approach of “With patience and determination anyone can carve as long as they are encouraged and shown the correct techniques”

Chris Pye, Herefordshire???? Online tuition

David Lovemore, Stroud??? Courses and one to one sessions

Murray Taylor. ??For Chip Carving Kits, DVDs, and Courses, ? E-Mail Murray on murraytaylor@hotmail.co.uk

Tools

Ashley Iles???? Sheffield steel tool manufacturer

Woodland Craft Tools?? Some unusual tools – axes and knives

Peter Child Pyrography Machine? The best pyrography machine but expensive?

Restoration Materials for polished, Sand and Sealer etc

Nantwich Veneers?

H. E. Savill?for knobs and hinges

Martin & Co for knobs and hinges

Wood

John Boddy’s ? ??? Have moved to Richmond, N Yorks.?? Been taken over by Associated Timber Services

Gayle Mill at Hawes?? A fantastic mill and good courses and good cheese

Chris Frankland Wood Yard?????? Ring before you go for that special piece of native wood

Richard Potter, Nantwich???? Good stock of British and exotic woods

?Forums

Woodcarving Illustrated

UK Workshops

Sawmill Creek

Patterns

Craftmanspace

Porch Carver

North West Carvers

Darkwood carvers