National Wood Carvers Association

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July - August 2002

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Table of Contents


  • Angela Orr — Chainsaw Carver
  • Horthon Peterson Recommends Carving
  • Safety in the Woodshop: Part 2 by Dennis Mathiason
  • Pencil-Neck Geek by Randal Landen
  • Stations of the Cross Carved in Nigeria
  • Tex Haase, New Mexico Caricaturist by Linda Thornton
  • Woodcarvers of Sierra Leone by Gary Crosby
  • Carving a Cowboy Bust by Wolf T. Kiessling
  • Dimitrios Klitsas Revisited by Michael Dorr
  • Utah Carvers Participate in Olympics by Betty Jo Hixson
  • Spool Carving: The Ol’ Sea Capt’n by Warren Bebout
  • Woodcarving in Elbigenalp by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Mikhail Ilyaev, Master Carver from Moscow by Lyudmila Lugovyer
  • Create Your Own Patterns by Bob Miller
  • Sarnia Club Exhibits in Windsor by Julie Lawrence
  • Texas Round-Up by Glorene E. Lueth
  • Charles Miller, Versatile Carver
  • Workshops
  • Coming Events Calendar

Show Reports

  • Mountain Home, Ark.
  • San Jacinto, Calif.
  • Colorado Spgs, Colo.
  • Pueblo, Colorado
  • Fort Myers, Florida
  • Lakeland, Florida
  • Leesburg, Florida
  • Valparaiso, Indiana
  • Belfast, Maine
  • E. Lansing, Michigan
  • Gaylord, Michigan
  • Madison Hts, Mich.
  • Oscoda, Michigan
  • Blue Earth, Minn.
  • Rochester, Minn.
  • Pearl, Mississippi
  • Lee’s Summit, Mo.
  • Candor, New York
  • Hamburg, New York
  • Wilmot, Ohio
  • Muskogee, Oklahoma
  • Abington, Penn.
  • Grapevine, Texas
  • Bremerton, Wash.
  • Olympia, Wash.
  • Greenfield, Wisc.
  • Milwaukee, Wisc.
  • Thunder Bay, Ontario


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Bob Boyer
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Cheryl Dow
  • John Hagensick
  • Chris Lubkemann
  • Dick Smith
  • L. E. Sturrup
  • M. Paul Ward
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243