National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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July - August 2000

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Table of Contents


  • Kenneth Jester — Artisan in Arkansas by Sandi Lustig
  • Texas Spring Roundup 2000 by Glorene E. Lueth
  • Dimitrios Klitsas, Fine Wood Sculptor by Denis Shapson
  • A Tupelo Bouquet for Valentine’s Day by Annette McIntyre
  • Gildo Alzapiedi Carves Variety of Subjects
  • Of Snowbirds, Snowmen, and Citrus Guppies by Peggy Keel
  • The ‘Wandering Woodcarver’ Visits Japan by Karen Scalin
  • Tyrolean Mask Carving by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Restoring an Angel by John Haynes
  • Power Carving in the Attic in Scotland by Dick Mekkelsen
  • Photography Sinks Remodeling Victory by Jan Phillips
  • Carving with the Router by George Sheryka
  • Displaying Carvings as Art by Caril Chasens
  • Tribute to a Carver, Friend by Carol Stavely
  • … a Lesson About Tradition by C. Wittmeier
  • Minor Blades: Part 6-A by Dave Whiren
  • 10th N.E. Chainsaw Carving Competition by Hal MacIntosh
  • 50' Totem Poles for Saginaw Zoo by Robert E. Britton
  • Carousel Horse Carving with Joe Leonard
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Coming Events Calendar

Show Reports

  • Arcadia, Calif.
  • San Jacinto, Calif.
  • Tampa, Florida
  • Colorado Sprgs, Colo.
  • Golden, Colo.
  • Leesburg, Florida
  • Springfield, Ill.
  • Boise, Idaho
  • Sioux City, Iowa
  • Lexington, Kentucky
  • DeWitt, Mich.
  • Gaylord, Mich.
  • Wells, Maine
  • Lake Bronson, Minn.
  • Baldwinsville, N.Y.
  • Hamburg, N.Y.
  • Asheville, N. Carolina
  • Bellevue, Ohio
  • Girard, Ohio
  • Wilmot, Ohio
  • Abington, Penn.
  • East Berlin, Penn.
  • Bremerton, Wash.
  • Olympia, Wash.
  • Greenfield, Wisc.
  • Menomonie, Wisc.
  • Oshkosh, Wisc.
  • Edmonton, Alberta
  • Abbotsford, B.C.
  • London, Ontario


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Bob Boyer
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Roy Colbert
  • Cheryl Dow
  • Mary Duke Guldan
  • John Hagensick
  • Joe King
  • Chris Lubkemann
  • Dick Smith
  • M. Paul Ward
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PO Box 43218
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National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243