National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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January - February 2006

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Table of Contents


  • Caricature Carvers of America at Dollywood by Bob Travis
  • Ron Dobson Carves "The Last Supper"
  • Ray Williams, Master Sculptor
  • Bowling Pins as Art by Lee Herron
  • Al Carlson Carves Norwegian-style Trunk
  • A Cut Above--Allen Mello's Power Carving by Nelson Bernier
  • Czech Masters to Teach Marionette Carving by Charles Leverett
  • Chip Carving at a Different Level by Salty Regan
  • Janus Goblet: Recycled-wood Carving by George Chau
  • Cane Brightens Hospital Stay by Lou Thayer
  • Gouge Chip Carving Expo by Russell Hewitt
  • Facial Expressions, and a Study of Art History by Martin Martin Geisler-Moroder
  • Merrill Humber's Phoenix by Molly Schaechtele
  • Bottlestoppers as Art by Dale Smith
  • Owl Pattern by Annette Scroggs
  • Carving with Cleve Taylor by Robert E. Britton
  • From Digital Camera to Carving Pattern by Terry Evans
  • Robyn Ann Chiappini, Wrinkles and All by George Chiappini
  • Workshops, Classes, and Seminars
  • Obituaries
  • Coming Events Calendar

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  • Wheaton, Illinois
  • Wichita, Kansas
  • La Plata, Maryland
  • Frankenmuth, Michigan
  • Saginaw, Michigan
  • Blue Earth, Minnesota
  • St. Peters, Missouri
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Queens, New York
  • Rochester, New York
  • Hilliard, Ohio
  • Sidney, Ohio
  • Strongsville, Ohio
  • Toledo, Ohio
  • Madison, Wisconsin
  • Plover, Wisconsin


  • Wayne Barton
  • Peter Benson
  • Bob Boyer
  • Don Burgdorf
  • Cheryl Dow
  • Chris Lubkemann
  • James M. Osburn
  • Bob Reitmeyer
  • L. E. Sturrup
  • M. Paul Ward
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PO Box 43218
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PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243