National Wood Carvers Association

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November - December 2003

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Table of Contents


  • Renzo Barto, Freelance Artist, Masterful Carver
  • Weir Bust Perched on Pemberton Oak by John Freels
  • Vincent Giannetto III, Carving a Career By D. G. Chasseur Creating Movement by J. Christopher White
  • The Epiphany in Intarsia by Marvin Himmler
  • On the Professional Track in Tyrol by Cozita Ra
  • Doane Experience Breaks Records by Ken Armsbury
  • Owl Pattern by Annette Scroggs
  • Woodcarving, It’s Never too Late to Start by Elesa Osman
  • Pelican Pattern by Lora S. Irish
  • J.R. Cadawas, Master Carver by Robert E. Lynch
  • Woodcarving Rendezvous Seminar by Ed Zinger and Karole Zinger
  • Carving Day Lilies by Don Reeser
  • Wisconsin Wedding Walking Sticks by Sam Johnson
  • Jimmy Herron, Stick-Maker
  • How Long Did it Take to Carve That? by Mel Freund
  • Danish Member Devotes Retirement to Carving
  • Create Your Own Patterns by Bob Miller
  • Memorials Carved in Ponderosa Pine by S. Dean Carpenter
  • John Fincato: The Will to Carve by Ed Rogan
  • Carving at Arrowhead in Cascade, Ida
  • The Search for Master Carver ‘Self’ by Steve S. Schoolar
  • Audubon Carvers Near 20th Workshop by Dan Ford
  • CCA Carvealong East Held in Western N.Y. by Ken Kohl
  • Variety of Subjects Offered at John Gaddis Studio
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Coming Events Calendar

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  • Sacramento, Calif.
  • Fort Myers, Florida
  • Converse, Indiana
  • Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Belleville, Illinois
  • Rockford, Illinois
  • Springfield, Illinois
  • Blue Earth, Minn.
  • St. Peters, Missouri
  • Hamburg, New York
  • Queens, New York
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sidney, Ohio
  • Wilmot, Ohio
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Rapid City, S.D.
  • Lubbock, Texas
  • Topeka, Kansas
  • London, Ont., Canada
  • Ashfield, England
  • Kawerau, New Zealand


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Cheryl Dow
  • John Hagensick
  • Chris Lubkemann
  • Bob Reitmeyer
  • 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