The word carving is a noun. Carving means (1) creating figures or designs in three dimensions, (2) cutting away parts to create a desired shape, (3) a sculpture created by carving (as wood or ivory or stone).
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word carving.
Wood carving tools are most commonly used for carving furniture and architectural details. Learn more about wood carving tools and find links to wood carving tool makers and manufacturers.
Browse this wood carvings retailer directory to find wood carving retailers in the United States of America. The photograph on this web page depicts a carved wood duck decoy.
Rotary tools are handheld power tools with rotating bits, with hundreds of parts and accessories that are used for drilling, sanding, carving, cutting, grinding, or routing. They are used in many ways by all kinds of workmen from hobbyists to jewelers. This website provides an overview of the tool, types available, and uses. There are also links to rotary tool manufacturers.
This New Jersey company offers carving tools that are used by woodcarvers and other craftsmen. This page discusses flex shaft machines as well as the types of rotary burs and bur materials that are used for woodcarving applications.