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Woodcarvers Retreat in New England

Oct 8 -11 2005

The W. Alton Jones Annex of the University of Rhode Island,

A few miles off I-95 at exit 5B in RI.

Instructors in 2005 will include:

Classes assigned on first come first served (by mailed date). If you would like to see which classes are still available call Ray Johnson at 860- 848-8194 or e-mail to wcvrayATmyeasternDOTcom

Viking Woodcarvers Fall Show and Sale

Oct 22 - 23, 2005

Har Mar Mall, Roseville, Minnesota

Contact: Russ Scott at 1238 Edmund Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104 or email rscott56ATnetzeroDOTcom

The Conewago Carvers Club

13th annual Carving and Wildlife Art Show

Saturday October 29 and Sunday October 30

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

. East Berlin Area Community Center,

East Berlin, PA,


Donation $3.00, children under 12 free.  The cafeteria within the facility will be open during show hours.  There is free parking and the building is handicapped accessible. 

Guest artist will be Vic Hood.  Vic is a well-known carving instructor, specializing in carving human busts for which he has won many awards.  His most treasured honor was to be selected to create a Christmas Ornament for the White House in 2001.  He has instructed many workshops at the East Berlin Community Center. 

For further information, contact Ed Bolt, 717-352-3006, e-mail lebolt514ATearthlinkDOTnet or John Lovett, 717-624-4068, e-mail john37marieATwmconnectDOTcom.

Davidson County Woodcarvers

Annual Show and Competition

Saturday October 22, 2005

Lexington, North Carolina

The Show is held in conjunction with the Lexington BBQ Festival, held to celebrate Lexington's pork delicacy and all its local talent. On average over the festival attracts crowds of 100,000+, and has something for every member of the family to enjoy. There will be carving demonstrations, a hospitality suite for carvers and their families to relax , and refreshments available.

Carvings will be accepted in 24 categories, with each category divided into painted and natural categories. 3 Divisions are presented: Novice, Intermediate, and Open, based on the carvers' past experience and show winnings.

For more information visit the club web site - davidsoncountywoodcarvers.com

24th Annual Woodcarving Show and Competition
Sponsored by the North Alabama Woodcarvers Association

November 5 & 6, 2005
Held in the Roundhouse at the historic Depot Museum
Huntsville, AL

New categories and activities added this year.
Contacts for information and reservation form:
John Roth    256-881-9564
Larry Nix    256-852-1964   



Northwest Wood Carvers Assn

25th Annual Juried Show & Sale

Nov 12-13, 2005 

Western Washington Fairgrounds, Gold Gate, Puyallup, WA  

Contact  Larry Smart 206-933-0953  larryandmariAThotmail.com 

Mail-in entries accepted.         

See website for more information and entry forms.  www.woodcarvers.org