This is a wonderful tutorial on how to carve wood to make an handmade owl figurine. On the website Wood Carving, Paul Bignell shares an easy as well as quick instructions to carve an owl! Even if you have no experience in wood carving, this tutorial seems simple enough to follow. Go to the link given above for the complete steps, you'll be surprised to find out there are only a few steps to the process. There is a template that you can print and transfer onto your wood piece before you get to carving! Have fun!