National Wood Carvers Association

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July - August 2004

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Table of Contents


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Bob Boyer
  • Cheryl Dow
  • Don Burgdorf
  • John Hagensick
  • Bob Reitmeyer
  • L.E. Sturrup
  • M. Paul Ward


  • René Comtois, the Wood and Chip Carver by Sylvie Comtois
  • The Mickeys, Nuu Chah Nulth Artists by Tom Moore
  • ‘Spirit of America’ Carousel by Palmer L. Burke
  • Carousel Horse Pattern by Lora S. Irish
  • Carved Treasures Discovered in Garage by Russell Westfahl
  • Seven Deadly Sins of the 21st Century by Betty Norbury
  • River Valley Carvers’ Woodburning Projects by Pete Kutschenreuter
  • Memories, a Wildlife Composition by Fritz Koltz
  • Carving the ‘Gift-Bearers’ of the World by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • ‘The Lady’ by Bill Greene
  • Santa Anita Carvers’ Time Cabinet by Forrest Janes
  • Kirk Bruce, Barbershop Carver by Kathy Ziprik
  • Silvano Salvador, Master Woodcarver
  • ‘Duck Man’ at Santa Fe Dam Nature Center by Forrest Janes
  • James Bajari, Wildlife Sculptor
  • A Lifesaving Merit Badge in Wood by John Hagensick
  • ‘Budge Ruffie’ CCA Pattern by Keith Morrill
  • Lynn Johnston, the Lure of the Outdoors by J. Ikeda and V. Alberts
  • Central Minnesota Carvers’ Holly Ball Project by Gen Jansen
  • University Center Gets Carved Birds
  • Marine Drill Instructor and Mascot by Carl Greenwood
  • Bola Man from Oregon by Jim Lukens
  • Noah’s Ark by George Chau
  • Carving an Indian Heritage Chest by Henk Kobes
  • Dancing Away at ‘Kritter's Shal-ay’ by George Chiappini
  • How Do You Carve a Crucifix? by Barbara Meek
  • Animal Pairs Needed for Windsor Ark by Julie Lawrence
  • Floral Pattern by Annette Scroggs
  • Tramp Art, Then and Now by Salty Regan
  • Carved Whirligigs Attract Attention by Wallace Brodeur
  • Dolphin Letter Opener Pattern by Warren Bebout
  • John Swierczek, Gunstock/Relief Carver
  • Obituaries
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Coming Events Calendar

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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243