Marisa Miller I Nearly Sawed Off My Finger

12/7/2011 4:10 PM PST

Supermodel Marisa Miller was one bloody accident away from losing a finger in high school -- telling TMZ, a wood shop band saw nearly claimed her pinky ... and she has the scar to prove it.

But Marisa has no regrets -- adding, "I loved my wood shop class. It was very educational."