National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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January - February 1998

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Table of Contents


  • Minnesota Group Encourages Beginners by Dale Johnson
  • Artists Flock to Vermont Raptor Academy by Martha Slater
  • Charles W. Pildis ‘Does Wood’
  • Carving by Gary Batte in Bush Presidential Library
  • Carvings Coveted at 1997 Harness Track Art Auction
  • A Kaleidoscope of Art Works by Hal MacIntosh
  • Floral Designs with a Flair by John Hagensick
  • Lessening Storm Damage with Woodcarvings by J. Meckler
  • Bob Crumley — Portrait of a Winner by Jane Wentworth
  • A Carving of Moses By Charles G. Cooper by Diane Dennis
  • Santa Fe Carvers Group Wins Recognition
  • Whittle/Carving: On the Cutting Edge by Donald K. Mertz
  • Carve a Scout Master’s Walking Stick by Robert Reitmeyer
  • Update on Saginaw, Mich., Carousel by Robert E. Britton
  • Carve a Bass Hatpin by Brian McGray
  • Whole Family Keeps Chipping Away by Jeff Moore and Todd Moor
  • Hudson Favell’s Totem Pole Fills a Tall Order
  • Carvings Glow with Warmth in Omaha Church by G. Flanery
  • Creative Carving by George Sheryka
  • Productive Year for Lehigh Valley Chippers by Dennis Barr

Show Reports

  • Rogers, Ark.
  • Bakersfield, Calif.
  • Santa Maria, Calif.
  • Golden, Colo.
  • Sarasota, Fla.
  • Arlington Heights, Ill.
  • Waterloo, Iowa
  • Marbury, Md.
  • Frankenmuth, Mich.
  • Iron Mountain, Mich.
  • Livonia, Mich.
  • Red Wing, Minn.
  • Missoula, Mont.
  • Parsippany, N.J.
  • Stratford, N.J.
  • Baldwinsville, N.Y.
  • Hamburg, N.Y.
  • Archbold, Ohio
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Dover, Ohio
  • McAlester, Okla.
  • North Olmsted, Ohio
  • Cooksburg, Pa.
  • Media, Pa.
  • Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Cleburne, Texas
  • Odessa, Texas
  • Monroe, Wash.
  • Vancouver, Wash.
  • Yakima, Wash.
  • Milwaukee, Wisc.


  • Grüße von dem Kerbschnitzer by Wayne Barton
  • Burning Techniques by Bob Boyer
  • Time to Sharpen by Dick Clair
  • Way Out West by Roy Colbert
  • Art of Woodburning by Cheryl Dow
  • Art of Intarsia by Verla Follette
  • Let's Carve! by Mary Duke Guldan
  • What a Relief! by Bill Judt
  • Reflections of a Chain Saw Carver by Joe King
  • Branching Out by Chris Lubkemann
  • Carving on the Road by Dick Smith
  • Chip Shots by L. E. Sturrup
  • Tangents by E.J. Tangerman
  • Nor'easter by Paul Ward
  • Carousel Man by Sherrell Anderson
  • Thoughts from the English Countryside by Peter Benson
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PO Box 43218
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243