National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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January - February 2000

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Table of Contents


  • Russian Artist Joins NWCA
  • Carver's Dream Yields Towering Totem by Bob Bowman
  • New Dimension to Twig Carving by Tara Toms and Erica Walley
  • Cadillac Readies for Extravaganza 2000 by Edward Hunt
  • Productive Year for Lehigh Valley Carvers by Dennis Barr
  • Carved Dulcimer Cases by Everett Traylor
  • Judge's Perspective on Carvers' Congress by Janet Cordell
  • Recognition Day Surprises Georg Keilhofer by Paul Schulze
  • The Great 'Pig Out' of 1999 by Kathleen M. Klein
  • Rendezvous '99 by Ed Zinger
  • Bear Causes Stir in Ocean County, N.J. by Mia Moloughney
  • John Burke, Sculptor in Wood by Robert E. Britton
  • 'Caring Angels' in Missoula, Montana by Vickie Johnson
  • 'Man of Steel' Looks Even Better in Wood by Sue Hurley
  • Never Too Old — Never Too Young by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Arbortech Artist Headed for Arkansas by Len Dillon
  • Stuart McCutcheon — Master Carver by Shirley Dashner
  • Valentine Love Spoon Pattern by Jerry Smith
  • Minor Blades — Part 3: Cutback Clip by Dave Whiren
  • I Won!!! by W. Gaines Burnette
  • Unique Carving Depicts Scenes from Life of Christ
  • Carvers Retreat to Rhode Island Campus by Jim O'Dea
  • Snoqualmie Pass Event Report by Mary Madden
  • Neil Thomson — Master Bird Carver by Dick Mekkelsen
  • Four Ribbons for Two Carvings by Lois Henry
  • Chip-Carved Lettering by Barry McKenzie
  • Annual Seminar in Missoula, Montana by Wes Ries
  • Eastern Woodland Carvers Host Linda Sales by Clyde Sales
  • Obituaries
  • Calendar
  • Workshops & Seminars

Show Reports

  • Rogers, Arkansas
  • Nanaimo, BC, Canada
  • Utica, Illinois
  • Columbus, Indiana
  • New Castle, Indiana
  • Sioux City, Iowa
  • Bessemer, Michigan
  • Livonia, Michigan
  • Saginaw, Michigan
  • Red Wing, Minnesota
  • Billings, Montana
  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • Archbold, Ohio
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Strongsville, Ohio
  • Rapid City, S. Dakota
  • Fairfax, Virginia
  • Monroe, Washington
  • Spokane, Washington
  • Delafield, Wisconsin
  • Wauwatosa, Wisc.


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