National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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September - October 2000

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Table of Contents


  • Louisiana Guild Starts Boy Scouts Event by Charles Frank
  • 50' Totem Poles for Saginaw Zoo: Part 2 by Robert E. Britton
  • Kelly Croom — Chainsaw Sculptress
  • What is Whittling? by Ted Dubay
  • David Takes on Goliath by Selvin Bouwer
  • From the Wife of a Woodcarver by Dorothy Williams
  • A Novice Learns About Sharpening by Delbert Philpott
  • Rendezvous II by Ed Zinger
  • Copyrights by Mary Duke Guldan
  • The Adventure and Discovery Clock
  • Carving Bench Adapted from Dentist Chair by Peter Watson
  • A Word from Bullfrog Acres by Bill Wright
  • Aerial Chainsaw Carving by Hal MacIntosh
  • Wood Dust: A Tragic Lesson by Tom Frazer
  • A Box for Jackie by Dennis Moor
  • Clyde Daugherty, Tree Sculptor
  • Third Time is a Charm by Doug Ricks
  • What is a ‘Master Carver’ … ? by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Where Have all the Woodcarvers Gone — II? by J. Carpenter
  • Carve the Rare Kerbschnitz Bird by Everett Traylor
  • Texas Carving Rally by Vivian Fruehling
  • Update on Missoula Carousel by Theresa Cox
  • Carve a Steller’s Jay Kerchief Slide by Robert Reitmeyer
  • Mary-Ann and Philipe by Margaret Cawood
  • On the Philosophical Side of Woodcarving by Nora Hall
  • McCorkle & Fanning: Tale of Two Bird Carvers by Glorene E. Lueth
  • Restoration Decoy Project by Bob Buyer
  • The Carvings of Bill Novak by Bill Staas
  • Meet Claidhbh ÓGibne by Dick Mekkelsen
  • Carvings Lost in Fire Restored by Jerry Berg
  • 8th Montana Carving Seminar
  • Minor Blades: Part 6B by Dave Whiren
  • Build a Space-saver for Chip Chats by John Lukens
  • Kids Learn an Old Hobby by Drew Ashcroft
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Coming Events Calendar

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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243