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Ozark Mountain Woodcarvers/Silver Dollar City

8th Annual Carving Seminars

March 1st-5th, 2004,

Branson, Missouri.


Flint Wood Carvers

21st Annual Show

Sunday, March 9

Swartz Creek Middle School
Swartz Creek, Mi

Map and more info HERE

Metro Carvers of Michigan

24th Annual Show

 A Tribute in Wood to the Native American

March 20, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

March 21, 11:00 am -4:00 pm

United Food and Commercial Workers Hall
876 Horace Brown Drive, Madison Heights, MI at 13 Mile and John R
located South of 13 Mile between I-75 & John R--use the 12 or 14 mile
exits off I-75

Map and more info www.geocities.com/metrocarvers/index.html


8th Annual Northwest Wisconsin Woodcarvers Exposition

Saturday, April 17, 2004

Thunderbird Mall, Menomonie, Wisconsin

A one day, high traffic, show and sale. Carving contest with cash awards for top three winners. Carvers are invited participate call to get on the mailing list for more information. Time is 9:00 to 5:00 for one day only.

For more information contact: Jean Moats - moatsjATuwstoutDOTedu

Michigan Wood Carvers Association

Learning Seminar

May 10 - 14, 2004

Oscoda Convention Center

Oscoda Michigan

Wide variety of topics and instructors, including

Cheryl Dow - Carole Peters - Gary Falin - Floyd Rhadigan

Stu Margin - Stewart Watson - Joy Yax - Ben Donaghy

Debbie Edwards - Vicki Branson - Rex Branson - Sandy Holder

More info HERE

Michigan Wood Carvers Association

EXPO 2004

June 12 and 13, 2004

Osceola Co Fairgrounds

Evart, Michigan

More info HERE

6th Annual Wood Carvers Roundup

Osceola Co Fairgrounds

Evart, Michigan

June 16 through 19, 2004

No admission; camping available

Free carving and non-carving workshops (material fee may apply)

More info www.woodcarversroundup.com/

2004 International Woodcarvers Congress

Affiliated Wood Carvers Limited

The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds
2815 West Locust Street
Davenport, IA 52804 USA

Open to the public: June 24, 25, 26 and 27.

One to five day seminar sessions: June 21 through 26.

Seminar instructors for 2004 include: David Bennett, Vicki and Phil Bishop, John Burke, Neil Cox, Kirt Curtis, Debbe Edwards, John Engler, Bob Guge, Vic Hood, Randy Landen, Wanda Marsh, Peter Ortel, and J. Christopher White.


2nd Annual Northeast Woodcarver's Roundup

July 25-29, at Cherry

Ridge Campgrounds, Honesdale, Pa.

Gathering Of Woodcarvers IV - (GOW IV)

(Formerly the Great Pig Out - GPO)

September 21 - 25, 2004

The Carving Shop, 645 E. LaSalle St.

Somonauk IL. 60552 (815) 498-9290

Seminars and woodcarving activities

Free Camping available

4th "Spit and Whittle"

Social Carving Weekend
Fri-Sun Sept 10-12, 2004
No Amission

Camping available $10 per night
Osceola Fairgrounds
Evart, Mi

More info www.woodcarversroundup.com/

CCA Seminars

In conjunction with the 2004 CCA Caricature Carving Competition and Exhibition

Dollywood, Piegon Forge, TN

One day mini-seminars September 26

Three day seminar September 27-29

The one day session will feature mini workshops taught by 10-12 CCA instructors. The 2004 instructors for the three-day seminar will be Marv Kaisersatt, Gary Batte, and Pete LeClair.

The one-day mini workshop session will be priced at $75. The three-day session is $135. The mini session will be held on Sunday, September 26, and will be followed by the three-day session on Monday through Wednesday, September 27-29. Students enrolling in both sessions (one-day mini workshops and three-day regular seminar) will receive a $30 discount

More seminar information may be found HERE

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