National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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May - June 2017

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Table of Contents


  • Chip Chats Deadlines
  • Give a Gift Membership in NWCA
  • Contributing Items to Chip Chats
  • Obituaries
  • Chip Chats Back Issues for Sale
  • Egg-laying Fowl   Paul MacHardy
  • Change-up Santas by Russell Scott
  • New Book Carving & Painting Noah's Ark by B. Padden
  • Carving the Crucifixion by Dennis Zongker
  • Don Woodard's 'Acts of Valor' by Joyce Harrington
  • New Book Caricature Soldiers by Floyd Rhadigan
  • New Book Woodburning Realistic People by Jo Schwartz
  • Workshops, Seminars, Classes
  • Calendar of Coming Events

Exhibitions & Competitions

  • Huntsville, Alabama by Don R. Millbranth
  • Port Charlotte, Florida by Carol Kilcoyne
  • Springfield, Illinois by Roy D. Schodtler
  • Franklin, Indiana by Edwin McClure
  • Dayton, Ohio by Donald K. Mertz
  • Spanish Fork, Utah by Mary Dame
  • Longview, Washington by Dave Ward
  • Spokane, Washington by Tim Rahman
  • Tacoma, Washington by David Thompson
  • Madison, Wisconsin by Kay Gabriel


  • GrĂ¼sse von dem Kerbschnitzer by Wayne Barton
  • Thoughts From the English Countryside by Peter Benson
  • Doodles 'n Notes: Facial Features by Don Burgdorf
  • The Parsimonious Curmudgeon by Fred Cogelow
  • Nor'easter by Joe Marshall
  • Cartoons in Wood: 'Duck Blind' by Jim McGrath
  • Carve a Kerchief Slide: Great Gray Owl by Don Self and Robert Reitmeyer Self
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National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243
National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243