Original Soapstone Carvings

The Carving Life, by Artist Cindy Presant, stone carving blog

  • Salamander in Stone

    The artistic process to carve a Mole Salamander in Brazilian soapstone by Carver Cindy Presant, and some thoughts on sculpture.
  • Fireside Chat about Carving Tools

    Good woodworking tools will be sufficient for many carvings.  Basic hand chisels, hand saws, coarse rasps, and rifflers give the ability to carve the softer soapstones, like most Brazilian soapstone.