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Woodcarver's Roundup Ontario NHK 2010

May 16th 2010

Copetown Community Hall, Copetown, ON

Sponsored by Ontario Woodcarvers Association, and supported by Chipping Away, Niagara, Guelph, Owl's Nest Carving Clubs, & Burlington Art Centre - Sculptors and Woodcarver's Guild. $10 plus cost of material used.

For details or become part of this event contact John Poole - ppoole8 AT or click HERE

Tenth annual "Sculptures in Wood"

May 22 - 23, 2010

Bloomington, IL. 

Show, sale, and contest sponsored by the Corn Belt Carving Club. The 2010 show will be be in memory of Corn Belt Carving Club founding member Jim Ego and held at The Shirk Center, Illinois Wesleyan University Campus, 302 E. Emerson Street.  Hours are 9 -5 Saturday and 12 - 5 Sunday.  Admission $3, children admitted free (must be accompanied by adult). 

For more information contact Mike Hartzler at 309-662-4276 or click HERE

John Burke's 19th Annual Western & Wildlife Art Workshop

July 18-23, 2010

Doane College, Crete, Nebraska

John Burke's 19th Annual Western & Wildlife Art Workshop at Doane College. Woodcarving & Sculpting, along with other mediums. Join us with 14 of the Top Artist Instructors, Special Free Student Drawing. Programs for non-carvers.

Includes: Fred Cogelow, Debbe Edwards, Terry Brasher, Michele Carville Stetson, Janet Denton Cordell, Kurt Curtis, Vic Hood, Adina Denton Huckins, Rick Jensen, Pat Moore,  Jeff Phares, Patty & Adair Rucker, Harley & Midge Schmitgen, & Dave Stetson

Contact Warren J. Blessing Jr., 309 Woodbridge Rd. Coventry, CT 06238 or email to warren AT or call 860-742-3253. Application also available HERE

20th Annual Woodcarver's Day

July 10, 2010, 9:30am-4pm

Olde Mistick Village, Apple Orchard

Mystic, CT

Rain date July 11th. Free admission- Plenty of Demonstrations

Contact Warren J. Blessing Jr. 309 Woodbridge Rd.,

Coventry, CT 06238, 860-742-3253 or email to warren AT


2nd Annual Indiana Woodcarvers Summer Camp

August 18-21, 2010

Pla-Mor Campground, US Highway 6, Bremen, IN

Woodcarving open to all woodcarvers & all levels of experience.  Children welcome at many tables.  More than 25 instructors from across the USA, including world champion and national champion carvers!  Many free classes with purchase of wood (projects range $3 to $35).  Some instructors will charge a seat fee.  Open platform...sit with one teacher for 4 hours and move on to another, or spend all 4 days with the same instructor. Crafts for non-carvers. Vendors supplying knives, books, tools & T-Shirts & wood. Great family campground, kids & pets are welcome, special rates for woodcarvers on event days. Music, Swimming, Fishing, Playground, Batting Cage, Mini-Golf, Driving Range, SnackBar and Gameroom, Camp Store, and lots of woodcarving!

One time registration fee per carver, covers all four days and parking: $15 in advance or $20 at the door.    Outdoor space available free for new carving instructors. (Bring your own canopies.)   

For Information - Call Marcy at 574-204-2856, email to Marcia AT or click HERE


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