This is a great DVD if your wanting to learn how to begin the art of woodcarving. Beginners can follow along as Everett demonstrates the complete process from start to finish with special tips and techniques. He will guide the viewer through which tools to purchase and what tools to use in each process of the carving. You'll learn how to properly handle them safely while using the tool to achieve the best outcome, when used correctly it feels like an extension of your hand. There is also information on sharpening your tools to achieve the maximum effect for your carvings.When your finished with your carving project, he shows the viewer how to paint or stain your carving using step-by-step instructions. The 2 projects in this DVD contain a flower relief carving and a stylized bird project that will be a welcome gift which can be passed down from generation to generation or a stunning piece you can proudly display in your home.