National Wood Carvers Association

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July - August 1998

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Table of Contents

Show Reports

  • Sioux City, Iowa
  • Arcadia, Calif.
  • San Jacinto, Calif.
  • Columbus, Ind.
  • Scotland, Md.
  • Gaylord, Mich.
  • Oscoda, Mich.
  • Kansas City, Mo.
  • Candor, N.Y.
  • Hamburg, N.Y.
  • Johnstown, N.Y.
  • Lexington, N.C.
  • Washington, N.C.
  • Fargo, N.D.
  • Middletown, Ohio
  • Sandusky, Ohio
  • Wilmot, Ohio
  • Abington, Pa.
  • East Berlin, Pa.
  • Lancaster, Pa.
  • Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Houston, Texas
  • Pasco, Wash.
  • Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada
  • Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • London, Ontario, Canada


  • 'The Grandfather' - An Inspiring Tribute by Robert Ostmann
  • Apprentice Carver Makes the Grade by Joseph Pettegrew
  • Les Jackson - Keeping out of Mischief by Dawn Burt
  • Horses and Other Stuff By Ed Horbey by Ray Matthei
  • Bill Massey - Man of the River by Varrick Chittenden
  • Meet John Adams of Berea, Ky. by Ron Frye
  • Turning/Carving at Austrian School by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Miami Valley Carvers Aid Nicaraguans
  • Carving Along the Coast of Nova Scotia by Michael Bourque
  • Carousel Carved for Saginaw Zoo: Part 6 by Robert E. Britton
  • On the Oregon Trail and Westward Ho! by Gary Mathias
  • Paunch’ous Pilot by Carl Borst
  • Richard Butler Carved Himself a Niche by Nancy Butler
  • Jes' Hogwash from a Wooden Egg! by Desiree Hajny
  • Mike Andrus, Carver of Marionettes
  • Shop Till You Drop by R. Angela Zecca
  • Motoring Along the Val Gardena by Ken Willoughby
  • Texas Carvers Rally Success at Glen Rose
  • Cutting and Sanding by Caril Chasens
  • Security Officer is Avid Carver
  • N. Pittsburgh Club Members Carve Ark by Sally Powers
  • Stab Lettering for Chip Carvers by Todd Moor
  • Carving Helps Overcome Disability
  • David Warther Carvings Mark Anniversary
  • Crossword Puzzle by Eugene Estes


  • Grüße von dem Kerbschnitzer ... Wayne Barton
  • Burning Techniques ... Bob Boyer
  • Time to Sharpen ... Dick Clair
  • Cogewho Comments ... Fred Cogelow
  • Way Out West ... Roy Colbert
  • Art of Woodburning ... Cheryl Dow
  • Let’s Carve! ... Mary Duke Guldan
  • Carving Realistic Flowers ... John Hagensick
  • What a Relief! ... Bill Judt
  • Reflections of a Chain Saw Carver ... Joe King
  • Carving on the Road ... Dick Smith
  • Chip Shots ... L. E. Sturrup
  • Nor'easter ... M. Paul Ward
  • Keys to Woodcarving ... Ivan Whillock
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PO Box 43218
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243