has been carving since 2001. He grew up around carvers but never took
up the craft until recuperating from a knee injury. He started carving
with just one basic knife and has now switched over to being a power
carver. Keith has competed in many competitions, winning many first
place ribbons including Best of Open. Watch Keith’s fun and easy way to
carve critters, including detailed instruction on burning fur and
painting the final carving.
was born and raised in east Tennessee. He is a construction worker by
trade. Keith is mostly a self taught carver, but has taken classes and
received helpful advice from some of the best carvers in the country.
Keith works and teaches at Smokey Mountain Woodcarvers in Townsend,
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Dalton has a unique technique for carving little animals from basswood
eggs. Keith takes you through the steps of layout, roughing out, facial
detail and even fur detail. Learn how to power carver these one of a
(As seen in Woodcarving Illustrated, Issue 55