National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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September - October 1999

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Table of Contents


  • Carver Named Wood by Mari B. Shaw
  • Dover Preps for 7th Wonders in Wood by Roy Crawford
  • Tips on Totem Poles by Bob Mausolf
  • Inspiration From Postage Stamps by Fr. Herman Falke
  • Zina Burloiu, Romanian Master of Spoon Carving
  • Contemporary Totem Unveiled in Casper, Wyo.
  • Caricature Project for Central Minn. Club by Florence Sjogren
  • Minor Blades … for Penknife Carvers by Dave Whiren
  • Carving with Santa Claus at Davenport by Margaret Cawood
  • 'You Must Have Some Old Pieces …' by Peter Newton
  • Update on the 'Caring Carving Ministry' by Art Manoly
  • Walnut Valley Carvers Present 'Pup' Mascot by Iris David
  • 'Carving is Important Part of My Life' by Joyce McCullough
  • Ride the Salem Dream … by Kathy Connor
  • Chip Carved Helmet by John Lukens
  • William Wrage, Master Woodcarver
  • Carver Makes New Seal for Dover, N.J. by Michael Daigle
  • Coming Home to War Eagle … by Donald K. Mertz
  • A Family Tree Carousel by Dusanka Tkacenko
  • Helli Mayr Conducts Classes in Wisc. by Shirley Dashner
  • Medicine Man Kerchief Slide by Robert Reitmeyer
  • Carvers Roll into Audubon for Workshop by Judy Sutcliffe
  • Eagle Lands in St. Peters, Mo. by John Bouchillon
  • The Bounty Hunter by Paul Enochs
  • Arnold Baker — Man of Many Arts by Mary Blitchington
  • Jim Wood Develops Unique Carving Style
  • Bob Guge Popular with Saginaw Carvers by Robert E. Britton

Show Reports

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  • Glendale, Calif.
  • Sacramento, Calif.
  • San Diego, Calif.
  • Santa Anita, Calif.
  • Ventura, Calif.
  • Tampa, Fla.
  • Davenport, Iowa
  • Topeka, Kans.
  • Wichita, Kans.
  • Washington, Ky.
  • Wells, Maine
  • Mankato, Minn.
  • Columbia, Mo.
  • Parsippany, N.J.
  • Carlsbad, N.M.
  • Portland, Ore.
  • Sutherlin, Ore.
  • Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • Greenville, Tenn.
  • Plymouth, Wisc.
  • Lochlin, Ont., Canada
  • Niagara Falls, Ontario


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Fred Cogelow
  • Roy Colbert
  • Cheryl Dow
  • Mary Duke Guldan
  • John Hagensick
  • Chris Lubkemann
  • Dick Smith
  • L. E. Sturrup
  • M. Paul Ward
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243