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Santa Face Tutorial


Carving Santa with a Purple Hat











Please be patient with each picture as you hyperlink it.
Sometimes they are too large at first, but with a little time, they will size properly.


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Finished Santa



Good Luck to You if you try carving a Santa like this. 
Remember - no two Santas are alike.
No matter how hard you try to make them alike, they will always be unique.
Some of the finer detail in carving a Santa face like this has not been included in this tutorial,
but this gives you the basics so that you can begin to carve your Santa in your own style.



I am available to teach Santa Face Carving,
Cottonwood Bark Wood Spirits and Relief Carving

Details are on "Carving Instruction 3"
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