No one expected to experience quarantine and having huge amount of free time that suddenly appeared. At this time, you are probably thinking about how to occupy yourself.

Here is good news. Try out wood carving. It’s easy. It’s relaxing. Moreover, you get fancy things for your home.

In this article, you will find 10 simple wood carving projects that you can make at home.

1.     Carve a Snowman

A snowman is a very interesting and funny project. You can carve it with your children together. Just be sure that kids wear cutting gloves during their work with a razor-sharp knife.

Here is a video tutorial on snowman carving.

2.     Make a cute Wooden Mouse

It’s one of the easiest projects you’ll enjoy a lot. Good news that you don’t need much stuff. Just two knives and a piece of wood. Sure, this project will appeal to all family members. You can even carve two or three mice with your family together. Check out the video:

3.     A hand-carved Rabbit will decorate your room.

Do you like small cute rabbits? How about carving one out of wood?

It’s a good project that any beginner can do. I am sure that you will be proud of your work.

Here is a detailed video on rabbit carving:

4.     Carve a Heart

Share some love with your family during this quarantine. Make a wooden heart. Wooden heart shape has some therapeutic impact on people so you can help them to keep calm. Here is a step by step tutorial:

5.     Keep yourself focused and carve a Lizard

Wood carving helps us to get focused and be attentive to every detail while you creating really beautiful projects. This wooden lizard will bring happiness to you and your children as it’s a very interesting and beautiful project.

Here is a video on how to carve it:

6.     Carve a Hillbilly

If you want to carve a little bit of an unusual project, just carve a Hillbilly. This word is used for people who live in rural, mountainous areas in the United States.

And here is an easy tutorial on carving it:

7.     Sunflower Wood Carving

Bring the sun in your everyday life and carve a sunflower. This amusing project will support you during the quarantine. Just look at it and you’ll feel satisfaction from the work done.

Here is a detailed video on carving a sunflower:

8.     Wooden Bear

What do you think about carving a beautiful white bear? The project is remarkable because it can be carved by any beginner no matter what level you are at.

Don’t wait and carve this funny white bear after watching this video:

9.     “Wooden” Rubber Ducky

“Wooden” Rubber Ducky? What does it mean? Just watch this video on carving a new simple project and you’ll find an answer to this question.

10.  Dragon Kuksa Carving

This interesting wood carving project you can call a cup or a mug. It’s an amazing feeling when you drink hot coffee from your handmade kuksa. The best is to use basswood for carving it.

Here is a video tutorial:

Final Thoughts

Wood carving is a great hobby at any time. You stay at home and carve more and more interesting projects. At the meantime, you get better skills time after time. It helps you to stay calm and relax. Just carve wood and stay safe. All the best to you and your family!