Media & Techniques

How To Bring Wood Carving into the Art Room

Have you ever thought about introducing your students to wood carving? If not, you should! With a very simple set of tools, your students can be on their way to creating some beautiful 3D work. Watch the video to see what you’ll need to get started as well as to learn some essential safety tips. And, for another cool way to work with wood, click here!

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Luke Nielsen

Luke Nielsen, a high school art educator, is a former AOEU contributor.

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