Some of these turned out great. Some are too complicated. Some like the skull cut too deep. I tried some colors that we’re not black. I learned black looks best to me. I also learned to carve on the top and not the bottom
Pretty good mix of designs there, what angle bit have you been using? I have found for the finer designs like your dolphin and the lizard, to use a smaller angled bit like 30 or 45 degree, and for more simple designs like the flower, paw print and lion to use a 90 degree or even 120 degree bit.
I had a laugh at your ‘I learned to carve the top and not the bottom’… I have also learned this one haha
These were done with 60 degree v bit. Some of the complicated ones would look great on larger projects. A 3x5 canvas looks best to me with a simple design. So far friends and family want the horse that I have shown the pics to. Personally I like the lion. I am in Houston Tx today and bought some beech to make the 3x5 boxes. With the beech I may be able to increase the the size. The ones in the pic are 3x5 because the wood was already cut when I got it so I sized by the golden mean i.e. 1x 1.66 dimensions. I rounded off 3x1.66 equals 4.98" to 5".
How are you adjusting your depth of cut with the v bit. I’m new to the CNC world and tried making a few designs using the v bit cutters. Problem I’m having is they cut to deep for somethings.