Artist Van Tischner demonstrates the how to of carving on high carbon metals. He talks about the configuration of metal and how to carve through it with the least amount of problems. He will also teach you which burrs to use as well as where, and when to use them. The knife engraving dvd focus is the feather design, but the techniques you learn in this dvd can be applied to many designs. This is a great dvd that will teach you how to put that personalized touch to your knife or other metal items. If your a pro, or a beginner, this is a great dvd to further your skills.