One of the beauties of wood is how malleable it is. You can make it rough and textured or smooth as glass. Learn about methods for shaping wood that will open up new possibilities for you. Hand shaping work would include options like carving, texturing, chisel work, hand planed surfaces, sanding, filing, rasping and spokeshaving. You’ll watch options for router shaping and machinery cuts that shape wood fast and accurately. Learn about coves, band sawn textures, and the drill press all used for shaping wood.