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September-October 2017 WOM

 

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CCA Member Jim Hiser, Carlisle, PA

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to July-August edition of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This issue could be sub-titled the Caricature Carvers of America Issue, as there is lots of CCA news to share.

In this issue:

  • Call For Photos – Santa and Friends Gallery 2017
  • CCA eBay Ornament Sale 2017
  • Photo Gallery CCA 2017 Ornament Sale 
  • CCA Seminar 2018
  • W3E Secret Pal at CCA Seminar 2017
  • Pete LeClair: Cousin Alfie
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Playful Pup
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.  Please support our sponsors;  just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

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Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

July-August 2017 WOM

 

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Julio Martinez, Cedar Rapids, IA

First in Class Animals – Realistic, Full Figure, Painted; First in Group D – Animals; Maury Vander Walle Memorial Award (First Place in Group D)

 

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to July-August edition of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This issue includes a casual photo tour of the IWC ’17 Competition for those of you who could not make it to visit in person.

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery IWC ’17 Competition Casual Tour 
  • Pete LeClair: Dylan
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Miscreant Magna
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.  Please support our sponsors;  just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

May-June 2017 WOM

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 Marv Kaisersatt – Faribault, MN

 

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to May-June edition of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This issue includes a photo gallery of the carving of Marv Kaisersatt that were exhibited at the Maquoketa Art Experience during Congress Week 2016.

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery Marv Kaisersatt Caricatures 
  • Pete LeClair: Quigley
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Golf Bawls
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.  Please support our sponsors;  just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

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Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

March-April 2017 WOM

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Adina Huckins – West Fork, AR

AIW 2016 

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to March-April edition of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This issue contains the photo galleries from the Dayton Carvers Guild Artistry In Wood 2016.  There are some wonderful carvings in the galleries; be sure to take time to check them out.  Please remember that all the winners images are clickable to display a much larger version of the photos, so you can really look at the details.

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery Artistry In Wood 2016 
  • Pete LeClair: Hargrove
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Carve-A-Troll
  • Notes From The ‘Net: Photographing Carvings 
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.  Please support our sponsors (including the CarversCompanion CafePress Shop, where you can find lots of gifts for the carver in your life); just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

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Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

January-February 2017 WOM

 

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2016 International Woodcarvers Congress. Award winning carvings.

In Sight of Home 

Dylan Goodson – Mohawk, MI

IWC 2016 – 1st in Group B – Relief Carving1st in Class 208 – Combining 2 or more of the Classes above; Judge’s Choice – Fred Cogelow

 

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine as we start our 21st year of publication.  This is one of the largest issues of the year, as it contains the photo galleries from the International Woodcarvers Congress 2016.  There are some wonderful carvings in the galleries; be sure to take time to check them out, as well as all the casual photos from around Congress Week.  Please remember that all the winners images are clickable to display a much larger version of the photos, so you can really look at the details.

Please support our sponsors (including the CarversCompanion CafePress Shop, where you can find lots of gifts for the carver in your life); just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

 

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery International Woodcarvers Congress 2016 
  • Pete LeClair: Oscar
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Aerostat Artist
  • National Museum of Woodcarvings Auction Announcement
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

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Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

November-December 2016 WOM

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Old World Santa 

Bob Hershey, Lititz, PA

 

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine as we complete our 20th year of publication.   It takes a lot of work to keep this publication and the CarversCompanion web site operating, but as long as it serves a useful function for the carving community, we’ll keep plugging away.

Please support our sponsors (including the CarversCompanion CafePress Shop, where you can find lots of gifts for the carver in your life); just click any of the links in the right menu bar.

For all our readers, all over the world, best wishes in this joyous season; Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and a Happy New Year in 2017

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery Santa and Friends Gallery
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: C and G, Key of B-flat
  • Pete LeClair: Christmas Elf
  • Carvings From Down Under: John Carriere’s Cobra 
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

Sept-Oct 2016 WOM

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Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine Volume 20 Issue 5

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Over The Lips And Past The Gums 

Mike Pounders, Little Rock, AR

First in Bottlestopper, 2016 CCA Caricature Carving Competition

Photo by Carl Saathoff Portrayal Studios

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to the fifth issue in the 20th year of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This year has been flying by, and as always, there is never enough time to carver as much as you might like.  Before you know it, the Christmas season will be upon us, and with that, the annual WOM Santa (and Friends) Gallery.  We need lots of photos for the gallery, so be sure to check out the Call For Photos article in this issue.

 

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery CCA Competition 2016 Winners
  • Call For Photos – Santa and Friends Gallery
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Cowchip
  • Pete LeClair: Dempsey
  • Will Hayden Projects: Step-by-step 4 Inch Figure
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

July-August 2016 WOM

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Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine Volume 20 Issue 4

2015 Artistry in Wood, Dayton carving show. Competition winners.

Detail – Air O’Smith 

Terry Brasher, Petersburg, TN

Best of Show, Artistry In Wood 2015

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to the forth issue in the 20th year of Woodcarver Online Magazine.

The main features in this issue are the show report and photo gallery for Artistry in Wood 2015.  There were some wonderful carvings in that edition of AIW and I’m sure you will enjoy the photos taken by Marc Fatherly.

Reminder:  AIW will have a date and location change in 2016.  For more information see the show report in this issue or click the link on the AIW entry on the Events, Happenings and Goings-On page

In this issue:

  • AIW 2015 Show Report
  • Photo Gallery AIW 2015 Winners
  • Photo Gallery – AIW 2015 Casual Photos and Guest Artist Vic Hood
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Burger Bon Vivant
  • Pete LeClair: Mr Scraps
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

May-June 2016 WOM

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Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine Volume 20 Issue 3

 

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Detail – Coffee Table

Scott Zuziak, Lazy River Studio

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to the third issue in the 20th year of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  We have a nice assortment of articles for you this issue.

Reminder:  For those of you who attend the Dayton Carvers Artistry In Wood event, if you haven’t heard, AIW will have a date and location change in 2016.  For more information click the link on the AIW entry on the Events, Happenings and Goings-On page

Don’t forget the 50th Annual International Woodcarvers Congress in June.  Entries for the competition may be mailed in or carried in.  There are still some classes available.  Click the IWC banner to the right for more information.

In this issue:

  • 50 Years of Carvings – New England Wood Carvers
  • Photo Gallery Scott Zuziak Commission Coffee Table
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Fun In The Sun
  • Pete LeClair: Chuckie
  •  Selling Finished Work by Lora S. Irish
  • Cougar, Deer and Grizzly Patterns by Lora S. Irish
  • Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner

March/April 2016 WOM

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Welcome to Woodcarver Online Magazine Volume 20 Issue 2

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Lazy Day

James Butlin, Hilton, NY

2015 CCA National Caricature Carving Competition, Single Animal

Hello, Friends in Carving

Welcome to the second issue in the 20th year of Woodcarver Online Magazine.  This issue includes our annual photo gallery of the CCA 2015 Caricature Carving Competition winners.

For those of you who attend the Dayton Carvers Artistry In Wood event, if you haven’t heard, AIW will have a date and location change in 2016.  For more information click the link on the AIW entry on the Events, Happenings and Goings-On page

While making plans for the spring, don’t forget the 50th Annual International Woodcarvers Congress in June.  Entries for the competition may be mailed in or carried in.  There are still classes available, but some fill early.  Click the IWC banner to the right for more information.

In this issue:

  • Photo Gallery Caricature Carvers of America 2015 National Caricature Carving Competition Winners
  • Ol’ Don’s Drawing Table: Fries With That?
  • Pete LeClair: Cliffy
  •  Tools Sets  for Beginning Carvers by Susan Irish
  • Major Update to Events, Happenings and Goings-On
  • Call For Photos for future Celtic Art issue of WOM

As always, we welcome your feedback, ideas for articles, etc.  Please use the contact form on the About page in the menu bar above.

Enjoy!

Matt-IWC14

Photo by Marc Featherly at IWC ’14

Matt Kelley

Editor/Owner