# Whittling * [woodbeecarver.com](http://woodbeecarver.com/) — an extraordinary resource for learning to carve faces and figurines, there is [SO much](http://woodbeecarver.com/site-map) content there * [the four types of carving](https://www.wikihow.com/Carve) * [relief carving](https://www.lsirish.com/tutorials/woodcarving-tutorials/) * [finishing](https://www.lsirish.com/tutorials/woodcarving-tutorials/woodcarving-fundamentals-techniques/finishing-your-project/) * [pretty good chain tutorial](https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=432589.0&epik=0zkclE_IWHyR2) * places to buy basswood * [HeineckeWood.com](http://www.heineckewood.com/) * [WoodCarversSupply.com](http://www.woodcarverssupply.com/products.asp?dept=38) * [various books on carving faces, by Harold Enlow](https://www.amazon.com/s?search-alias=books&field-author=Harold+Enlow) * ["Whittling is Easy", from 1945](https://edoc.site/whittling-is-easy-pdf-free.html) [[2]](https://thebark.com/sites/default/files/whitling_is_easy_excerpt_patterns_lr.pdf)