Bone and Wood Jewelry Carving for Beginners

Start Your Own Jewelry Business

Jewelry carving using bone and wood dates back to the stone age. This course will explain to you the fundamentals of bone and wood carving and I will also show you a couple of simple projects you could work on. Carving is a relaxing and fun activity, and it helps you unleash your imagination, by creating beautiful projects that you can sell or offer as a gift to friends and family. Turning your hobby into a business by learning how to carve wonderful pendants, that will attract the attention of everybody, when worn. If you are crafty and patient individual you will be able to shape a simple stick, block of wood or piece of bone into a work of art. A simple question that every carving beginner showing interest in wood carving asks is how long does it take to learn how to carve. Carving is not a difficult skill to learn and if you have motivation and passion you will soon master many carving techniques by sticking to one type of carving style and by practicing every day. There are many different ways you can carve bone and wood, and most of them will require certain tools for that style of carving. Therefore why not begin carving right know to understand how fascinating this craft is?

What you’ll learn

  • How to make DIY jewelry items using wood and bone.
  • How to prepare the bone for carving.
  • What the necessary carving tools are.
  • Carving techniques for beginners.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 9min.
  • Wood Carving Techniques for Beginners –> 1 lecture • 8min.
  • Wood Carving Tools –> 1 lecture • 6min.
  • Carving Tools for Wood and Bone –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Jewelry Symbols and Their Meaning –> 1 lecture • 10min.
  • Making the Cardboard Template –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • Preparing the Bone for Carving –> 1 lecture • 4min.
  • Bleaching the Bone –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • Making a Braided Maori Necklace with Bone Closure –> 1 lecture • 12min.
  • Maori Fish Hook Bone Pendant –> 1 lecture • 28min.
  • Bone Mjölnir Norse Pendant –> 1 lecture • 29min.
  • Bone Gungnir Norse Pendant –> 1 lecture • 23min.
  • Wooden Pendant –> 1 lecture • 39min.

Bone and Wood Jewelry Carving for Beginners

Requirements

Jewelry carving using bone and wood dates back to the stone age. This course will explain to you the fundamentals of bone and wood carving and I will also show you a couple of simple projects you could work on. Carving is a relaxing and fun activity, and it helps you unleash your imagination, by creating beautiful projects that you can sell or offer as a gift to friends and family. Turning your hobby into a business by learning how to carve wonderful pendants, that will attract the attention of everybody, when worn. If you are crafty and patient individual you will be able to shape a simple stick, block of wood or piece of bone into a work of art. A simple question that every carving beginner showing interest in wood carving asks is how long does it take to learn how to carve. Carving is not a difficult skill to learn and if you have motivation and passion you will soon master many carving techniques by sticking to one type of carving style and by practicing every day. There are many different ways you can carve bone and wood, and most of them will require certain tools for that style of carving. Therefore why not begin carving right know to understand how fascinating this craft is?