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Ever since 1953, Chip Chats has inspired carvers, sculptors, and whittlers to craft their dreams and share their creations! Read more...

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In the next issue: Carve a stylized cardinal ornament, a Valentine Gnome, an arrowhead neckerchief slide, "Ladybugs on a Log," and more!
Featured Article
Tangents: Hand Carved Spoons From Russia
By E.J. Tangerman

From the archive: a carving legend visits Russia and marvels over spoons created there. Pattern included!

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From the Latest Issue...

Nor’Easter: Repair Tips from Josh Guge

by Jan LeClair

Carving Humor in Golf Balls

by Cliff Glenz

The Wandering Woodcarver: Part 1

by Gerald E. Lesch

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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243