National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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May - June 2000

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Table of Contents


  • UNIKA Show Comes to U.S.A. by L. E. Sturrup
  • Ol’ Don Burgdorf by Len Dillon
  • Angel Pattern by William R. Burger
  • Arkadiy Tsesarskiy, Russian Carver by Lyudmila Lugovyer
  • Thoughts from a Professional Woodcarver by Nora Hall
  • Dewey Dewitt: Happy Man, Great Carver by Dynva Todd
  • ‘But I Sharpened Last Week!’ by Steve S. Schoolar
  • Hopes are High at Massachusetts Lodge by Scott Arsenault
  • Carving Tools Help Others by Jane Wentworth
  • Roughing It by Ed Beckstrom
  • Rally on the Rio by Margaret Cawood
  • Woodcarving At Its Best by Carl G. Wiggins
  • Carving Walking Stick Tops by Robert Reitmeyer
  • Extraordinary Program at Lake Tahoe by Eric Butterworth
  • Stropping a Chip Carving Knife by Barry McKenzie
  • A Millennium Prayer by Pam Tomkins
  • Frankenmuth Guild Focuses on Community by Leigh Garlick
  • Helping a Child ‘See’ by Margaret Cawood
  • Minor Blades: Part 5 by Dave Whiren
  • Obituaries
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Coming Events Calendar

Show Reports

  • Apache Junction, Ariz.
  • Surprise, Ariz.
  • Bradenton, Fla.
  • Fort Myers, Fla.
  • Lakeland, Fla.
  • New Port Richey, Fla.
  • Pinellas, Fla.
  • Port St. Lucie, Fla.
  • Shreveport, La.
  • Candor, N.Y.
  • Lexington, N.C.
  • Middletown, Ohio
  • Norton, Ohio
  • Toledo, Ohio
  • McAlester, Okla.
  • Coquille, Ore.
  • Lincoln City, Ore.
  • Castle Shannon, Pa.
  • Pigeon Forge, Tenn.
  • Grapevine, Texas
  • McAllen, Texas
  • Tyler, Texas
  • Murray, Utah
  • Durham, Ont., Canada
  • Ottawa, Ont., Canada


  • Wayne Barton
  • Bob Boyer
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Fred Cogelow
  • Cheryl Dow
  • Mary Duke Guldan
  • John Hagensick
  • L. E. Sturrup
  • Joe King
  • M. Paul Ward
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243
National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243