Chip Carving Essentials

Folk Art School

Vesterheim Folk Art School

Chip Carving Essentials

Wednesdays, July 7, 14, 21, & 28, (6:00-8:00 pm CT) with Marty Leenhouts

Level of Instruction
All levels, ages 12 and older.
$185.00 Members
$205.00 Non-members

Come build a solid foundation for your chip carving! Learn how to sharpen your knife, explore techniques for removing two-sided and three-corner chips in multiple styles, and apply what you've learned to complete a chip-carved project.

Schedule: The listed class time includes four Zoom sessions on Wednesdays, July 7, 14, 21, & 28, 2021 (6-8:00 pm CT).

Supplies: A complete kit of supplies including a knife, a no-slip mat, a practice board, and a set of four coasters (a $65 value!) shipped to your home is included in the cost of enrollment. You will need a work surface like a sturdy table, good light, and a computer, laptop, or tablet with a camera and mic as well as a fast, reliable internet connection.

If you are registering for this class in a location outside the contiguous United States, additional shipping charges may apply. Please contact when you register for more information.

Special Instructions: When registering for the class, please make sure to use the address you'd like the kit shipped to, and the email address you'd like the Zoom meeting invitations sent to. You will receive links to the Zoom sessions by email sometime during the week prior to the class.

If this class is a gift, please sign up with the recipient's mailing and email addresses or be prepared to forward all communications and/or kit supplies.

Enrollment Deadline: June 23, 2021

Registration for this class has closed.

About the Instructor

Marty Leenhouts
Marty Leenhouts.
Marty Leenhouts

Marty Leenhouts is a professionally trained teacher with over 30 years of teaching and carving experience and the owner of My Chip Carving and EZcarving. With thousands of members worldwide, Marty‘s video lessons have been viewed over 3 million times in over 150 countries. He is also the author of Chip Carving Essentials, A Step-by-Step Guide to Successful Chip Carving and has taught classes throughout the US and internationally. Marty and his wife also own Red Barn Retreats where he teaches chip carving classes and where quilters, scrapbookers, family groups, weddings, and others gather for various retreat events.