The chisel's main use is chiseling blocks into a decorated or brick form. The chisel can either be used in the crafting grid, or by holding right-click on a block in the world. It can produce Stone Bricks, Brownstone Road, Brownstone Brick, Fancy Brownstone, Chiseled Brownstone, Obsidian Brick, Smooth Sandstone, Chiseled Sandstone, Sandstone Brick, Iron Brick, Gold Brick, Lapis Brick, Diamond Brick, Redstone Brick, Bone Brick, Slime Brick, Endstone Brick, Fancy Obsidian Brick, Fancy Sandstone Brick, Fancy Netherrack Brick, Fancy Polished Stone Brick, Fancy Iron Brick, Fancy Gold Brick, Fancy Lapis Brick, Fancy Diamond Brick, Fancy Redstone Brick, Fancy Bone Brick, Fancy Slime Brick, Fancy Endstone Brick, Fancy Obsidian Brick, Stone Road, Fancy Stone Brick, Chiseled Stone Bricks, Seared Paver, Chiseled Seared Bricks, Seared Bricks, Seared Road, Fancy Seared Bricks, and Chiseled Seared Bricks.
- There is a bug that occurs after using the chisel on multiple blocks that will cause the chisel to instantly "etch" an additional level into a block despite the player not inputting it to do so. This can be slightly frustrating as you cannot reverse a block's chiseled state.
- Durability is the most important factor on a chisel, as efficiency does not matter when using a crafting table to chisel multiple blocks at once. This makes Slime one of the best materials to make a chisel with.
- Using a smeltery to create Seared Stone by smelting cobblestone or stone, it is possible to create Seared Bricks by chiseling the Seared Stone.