National Wood Carvers Association

PO Box 43218 Cincinnati, Ohio 45243 Phone (513) 561-7045
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November - December 2017

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Table of Contents


  • Chip Chats Deadlines
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Contributing Items to Chip Chats
  • NWCA Patches for Sale
  • Give a Gift Membership in NWCA
  • Chip Chats Back Issues for Sale
  • Not All Pilgrims in Black by Russell Scott
  • New Book: 50 Things to Do With a Penknife
  • Finding a Niche in Woodcarving by Paul Holzmann
  • Moose in the Lights Pattern by David Betts
  • Make Your Own Carving Knives by Karl Birky
  • Doodles 'n Notes: Santa by Don Burgdorf
  • A Modern Santa by Larry Nadwodney
  • Circus Train: A Bob Taylor 'Memory Carving'
  • A Gift to Share in Union, Mo. by Dennis Fischer
  • Nor'easter by Joe Marshall
  • 2018 'Sources of Supplies' Form
  • Statement of Ownership
  • Obituaries
  • Workshops, Seminars, Classes
  • Summertime Santas at Lake Shore by Russell Scott
  • Calendar of Coming Events
  • Magic Santa Key Pattern by David Betts

Exhibitions & Competitions

  • Arcadia, Florida by Vicky Klopfenstein
  • Converse, Indiana by Gary Freeman
  • Ames, Iowa by Hazel Bohardt
  • Keokuk, Iowa by Charles Block
  • Maquoketa, Iowa by Diane Colley
  • Wichita, Kansas by Ed Redwine
  • Middletown, Ohio by Teresa Balsbaugh
  • Broken Arrow, Okla. by Rusty Johnson
  • Lincoln City, Oregon by Kathy Jensen
  • San Juan, Texas by Fred Stenman
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National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243
National Wood Carvers Assoc.
PO Box 43218
Cincinnati, OH 45243