National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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March - April 1998

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Table of Contents


  • Majestic Hope’ — A Labor of Love by Tom Gleich
  • Creative Carving by Joe Dampf
  • Woodcarving Rendezvous 1997 by Ed Zinger
  • The Hogarth Curve by John Hagensick
  • Carousel Carved for Saginaw Zoo: Part 4 by Robert E. Britton
  • A Rose is a Rose is a Block of Wood by Martin Lohs
  • Linda Sales Presents Portrait to Dolly Parton by Clyde Sales
  • A Highlighting Finish for Chip Carvings by Robert Ostmann
  • Reflections on the ‘Doane Experience’ by Thad Tinder
  • Woodcarvers Retreat in New England by Jim O'Dea
  • Bowling Ball Holding Device Works Well by Bill Thorngren
  • Nativity Figure Classes in Elbigenalp by M. Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Carve an Easy Beaver Head Kerchief Slide by Robert Reitmeyer
  • Grandpa Stories — A Pocketknife by Michael DeNike
  • Mid-Hudson Carve-Along Another Success by Peter Ortel
  • Carving Miniature Kachina Dolls by Alan T. Penn
  • Coming Events Calendar
  • Sources of Supplies

Show Reports

  • Mesa, Ariz.
  • Glendale, Calif.
  • Tustin, Calif.
  • Colorado Sprgs, Colo.
  • Ft. Collins, Colo.
  • Belleville, Ill.
  • Springfield, Ill.
  • Utica, Ill.
  • Ashland, Ky.
  • Lebanon, Mo.
  • Omaha, Nebr.
  • Bismarck, N.D.
  • Dayton, Ohio
  • Portland, Ore.
  • Castle Shannon, Pa.
  • McAllen, Texas
  • Tyler, Texas
  • Fairfax, Va.
  • Puyallup, Wash.
  • Spokane, Wash.
  • Milwaukee, Wisc.
  • Scarborough, Ontario


  • 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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National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243
National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243