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Mar 5 | Jersey Hills Wood Carvers | Jefferson - Patch.com

patch.com - Feb 25, 2020

Mar 5 | Jersey Hills Wood Carvers | Jefferson - Patch.com

Green Truck, Savannah Tree Foundation host Arbor Day Block Party - WTOC

www.wtoc.com - Feb 23, 2020

Green Truck, Savannah Tree Foundation host Arbor Day Block Party - WTOC

Tool Holders Market to Register Substantial Expansion by 2018-2028 - Instant Tech News

www.instanttechnews.com - Feb 23, 2020

Tool Holders Market to Register Substantial Expansion by 2018-2028 - Instant Tech News

Behind old fashioned shop front that harks back to another era - Liverpool Echo

www.liverpoolecho.co.uk - Feb 23, 2020

Behind old fashioned shop front that harks back to another era - Liverpool Echo

Ebelbrock, Gulley present items at Woodcarvers meeting - The Baxter Bulletin

www.baxterbulletin.com - Feb 22, 2020

Ebelbrock, Gulley present items at Woodcarvers meeting - The Baxter Bulletin

Fearrington Folk Art Show Returns for 18th Installment This Weekend - Chapelboro.com

chapelboro.com - Feb 22, 2020

Fearrington Folk Art Show Returns for 18th Installment This Weekend - Chapelboro.com

Houston Violin Maker Reflects On His Finest Instrument - Houston Public Media

www.houstonpublicmedia.org - Feb 21, 2020

Houston Violin Maker Reflects On His Finest Instrument - Houston Public Media

UWA Spring exhibit features woodturning art by Bill Hubbard - Meridian Star

www.meridianstar.com - Feb 21, 2020

UWA Spring exhibit features woodturning art by Bill Hubbard - Meridian Star

Community Art Show Seeks Artwork for Exhibit for March 7 - Sweetwater Reporter

sweetwaterreporter.com - Feb 20, 2020

Community Art Show Seeks Artwork for Exhibit for March 7 - Sweetwater Reporter

Beginning wood carving class set in March | Community - Beloit Daily News

www.beloitdailynews.com - Feb 19, 2020

Beginning wood carving class set in March | Community - Beloit Daily News

Alaska woodturners turn wood for Bean's Cafe Empty Bowl Project - KTUU.com

www.ktuu.com - Feb 19, 2020

Alaska woodturners turn wood for Bean's Cafe Empty Bowl Project - KTUU.com

Somebody defaced some of the Spirit Trails wood carving artwork - Delta-Optimist

www.delta-optimist.com - Feb 18, 2020

Somebody defaced some of the Spirit Trails wood carving artwork - Delta-Optimist

Lets Talk Art: Mumbai-based Artist Yash Soni On Micro-sculpting Pencils And Its Finer Details - Mashable India

in.mashable.com - Feb 18, 2020

Lets Talk Art: Mumbai-based Artist Yash Soni On Micro-sculpting Pencils And Its Finer Details - Mashable India

BuzzFeed makes magic for Danvers wand maker - Peoria Journal Star

www.pjstar.com - Feb 17, 2020

BuzzFeed makes magic for Danvers wand maker - Peoria Journal Star

'My culture on my face': New Zealand's Maori assert identity - Al Jazeera English

www.aljazeera.com - Feb 17, 2020

'My culture on my face': New Zealand's Maori assert identity - Al Jazeera English

Tripoli artisans continue to polish a 150-year-old woodcraft tradition | Samar Kadi - The Arab Weekly

thearabweekly.com - Feb 16, 2020

Tripoli artisans continue to polish a 150-year-old woodcraft tradition | Samar Kadi - The Arab Weekly

Art Industry News: Damien Hirst Is Opening a Chapel Museum in the South of France + Other Stories - artnet News

news.artnet.com - Feb 14, 2020

Art Industry News: Damien Hirst Is Opening a Chapel Museum in the South of France + Other Stories - artnet News

Wood carver creates large statue for local high school - WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

www.wearecentralpa.com - Feb 12, 2020

Wood carver creates large statue for local high school - WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

Talented student shares his work with others, presents gift to Pope Francis - The Troubadour Online

www.troubonline.com - Feb 11, 2020

Talented student shares his work with others, presents gift to Pope Francis - The Troubadour Online

Superiorland Woodturners to meet | News, Sports, Jobs - Marquette Mining Journal

www.miningjournal.net - Feb 11, 2020

Superiorland Woodturners to meet | News, Sports, Jobs - Marquette Mining Journal

6 Reasons to Be a Woodworker | Travel Lifestyle - Texas A&M The Battalion

www.thebatt.com - Feb 10, 2020

6 Reasons to Be a Woodworker | Travel Lifestyle - Texas A&M The Battalion

Converting wasted timber into art - The Hindu

www.thehindu.com - Feb 10, 2020

Converting wasted timber into art - The Hindu

MORE TO THE STORY: Carvings tell story of pioneer women, family - Crow River Media

www.crowrivermedia.com - Feb 9, 2020

MORE TO THE STORY: Carvings tell story of pioneer women, family - Crow River Media

Inami: From out of the woodwork comes Japan's best destination for wood-carved masterpieces - Japan Today

japantoday.com - Feb 8, 2020

Inami: From out of the woodwork comes Japan's best destination for wood-carved masterpieces - Japan Today

Sandalwood logs stolen, security guard murdered - The Hindu

www.thehindu.com - Feb 7, 2020

Sandalwood logs stolen, security guard murdered - The Hindu

African American Committee presents a special Saturday - Texarkana Gazette

www.texarkanagazette.com - Feb 7, 2020

African American Committee presents a special Saturday - Texarkana Gazette

Thorndike Folk Schools offer carving workshop - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal - Republican Journal

waldo.villagesoup.com - Feb 5, 2020

Thorndike Folk Schools offer carving workshop - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal - Republican Journal

Empty Bowls helping fill empty bellies - Belleville Intelligencer

www.intelligencer.ca - Feb 5, 2020

Empty Bowls helping fill empty bellies - Belleville Intelligencer

Sculptor Jerry Anderson, creator of familiar Come Unto Me and Old Sorrel pieces, has art in his heart - St George News

www.stgeorgeutah.com - Feb 3, 2020

Sculptor Jerry Anderson, creator of familiar Come Unto Me and Old Sorrel pieces, has art in his heart - St George News

Picks of top Iranian handicrafts on show at Fajr festival - Tehran Times

www.tehrantimes.com - Feb 3, 2020

Picks of top Iranian handicrafts on show at Fajr festival - Tehran Times

Local carver brings life to dead wood - CHAT News Today

chatnewstoday.ca - Feb 3, 2020

Local carver brings life to dead wood - CHAT News Today

‘Wood carving runs in my family’ - The Nation Newspaper

thenationonlineng.net - Feb 2, 2020

‘Wood carving runs in my family’ - The Nation Newspaper

Seniors find joy, camaraderie in woodcarving - Montana Standard

mtstandard.com - Jan 31, 2020

Seniors find joy, camaraderie in woodcarving - Montana Standard

Welland woodcarvers whittling together for more than 20 years - StCatharinesStandard.ca

www.stcatharinesstandard.ca - Jan 29, 2020

Welland woodcarvers whittling together for more than 20 years - StCatharinesStandard.ca

Turn about is fair play - The Ellsworth American

www.ellsworthamerican.com - Jan 29, 2020

Turn about is fair play - The Ellsworth American

Art show this weekend on Tybee Island - WTOC

www.wtoc.com - Jan 28, 2020

Art show this weekend on Tybee Island - WTOC

A vase ringed with razor-sharp knives - Boing Boing

boingboing.net - Jan 28, 2020

A vase ringed with razor-sharp knives - Boing Boing

Artist honored for more than 40 years of service to folk center - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

www.arkansasonline.com - Jan 27, 2020

Artist honored for more than 40 years of service to folk center - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Alma Allen reaches great new heights in New York exhibition - Wallpaper*

www.wallpaper.com - Jan 26, 2020

Alma Allen reaches great new heights in New York exhibition - Wallpaper*

Baggott is North Augusta Artists Guild Artist of the Month - The Star

www.northaugustastar.com - Jan 26, 2020

Baggott is North Augusta Artists Guild Artist of the Month - The Star

Mahogany chair carving features North Wind - Chicago Daily Herald

www.dailyherald.com - Jan 26, 2020

Mahogany chair carving features North Wind - Chicago Daily Herald

Lacey Man Takes Wood Carving To The Next Level - Lacey, NJ Patch

patch.com - Feb 25, 2020

Lacey Man Takes Wood Carving To The Next Level - Lacey, NJ Patch

Local woodworkers honored for their crafts - PenBayPilot.com

www.penbaypilot.com - Jan 23, 2020

Local woodworkers honored for their crafts - PenBayPilot.com

Norse raiders to invade city as Jorvik Viking Festival returns - York Press

www.yorkpress.co.uk - Jan 23, 2020

Norse raiders to invade city as Jorvik Viking Festival returns - York Press

Kenny sharpens his ice carving skills while previewing Lake Metroparks Ice Festival - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

fox8.com - Jan 21, 2020

Kenny sharpens his ice carving skills while previewing Lake Metroparks Ice Festival - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Everyday People: Astoria man develops passion for carving - Daily Astorian

www.dailyastorian.com - Jan 20, 2020

Everyday People: Astoria man develops passion for carving - Daily Astorian

Photos: Holmes Celebrates State Title's Anniversary, Beats Scott to End Losing Skid - The River City News

www.rcnky.com - Jan 19, 2020

Photos: Holmes Celebrates State Title's Anniversary, Beats Scott to End Losing Skid - The River City News

St. Marys man creates thousands of wildlife carvings, has in-home showroom - The Courier-Express

www.thecourierexpress.com - Jan 19, 2020

St. Marys man creates thousands of wildlife carvings, has in-home showroom - The Courier-Express

Woodcraft 2019 Turn for Troops Program Produces Over 15,000 Handcrafted Pens for Military Personnel - Benzinga

www.benzinga.com - Jan 17, 2020

Woodcraft 2019 Turn for Troops Program Produces Over 15,000 Handcrafted Pens for Military Personnel - Benzinga

'Maine Wood 2020' at Messler Gallery — User Submitted — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

bangordailynews.com - Jan 17, 2020

'Maine Wood 2020' at Messler Gallery — User Submitted — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Maine Wood 2020 to open at Messler Gallery - PenBayPilot.com

www.penbaypilot.com - Jan 17, 2020

Maine Wood 2020 to open at Messler Gallery - PenBayPilot.com

Coastal Carvers chisel out 28th annual show | Community - The News Guard

www.thenewsguard.com - Jan 15, 2020

Coastal Carvers chisel out 28th annual show | Community - The News Guard

Mt. Juliet artist's work on display at Nashville International Airport - Lebanon Democrat

www.lebanondemocrat.com - Jan 14, 2020

Mt. Juliet artist's work on display at Nashville International Airport - Lebanon Democrat

Woodcraft: The American Woodshop Season 27 Highlights Woodworkers' Ingenuity - Benzinga

www.benzinga.com - Jan 14, 2020

Woodcraft: The American Woodshop Season 27 Highlights Woodworkers' Ingenuity - Benzinga

One hand-carved animal at a time, Franklin artist chases dream of building an entire carousel - Tennessean

www.tennessean.com - Jan 13, 2020

One hand-carved animal at a time, Franklin artist chases dream of building an entire carousel - Tennessean

Yakima artist highlights humanity in "Compassion" exhibit - Yakima Herald-Republic

www.yakimaherald.com - Jan 12, 2020

Yakima artist highlights humanity in "Compassion" exhibit - Yakima Herald-Republic

Woodturning exhibit opens today at VAC - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

www.hawaiitribune-herald.com - Jan 11, 2020

Woodturning exhibit opens today at VAC - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Exhibit highlights Japanese furniture and woodworking - woodworkingnetwork.com

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Jan 10, 2020

Exhibit highlights Japanese furniture and woodworking - woodworkingnetwork.com

Feature: Palestinian elder carves wood into masterpieces as way to save ancient heritage - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

www.xinhuanet.com - Jan 9, 2020

Feature: Palestinian elder carves wood into masterpieces as way to save ancient heritage - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

'Into the Woods' celebrates Arkansas trees with local artists - Hot Springs Sentinel

www.hotsr.com - Jan 9, 2020

'Into the Woods' celebrates Arkansas trees with local artists - Hot Springs Sentinel

You can learn to turn wood in 2020. This club will help - Gainesville Times

www.gainesvilletimes.com - Jan 9, 2020

You can learn to turn wood in 2020. This club will help - Gainesville Times

Knotty Woodpecker ditches cords for traditional tools | 507 Magazine - PostBulletin.com

www.postbulletin.com - Jan 9, 2020

Knotty Woodpecker ditches cords for traditional tools | 507 Magazine - PostBulletin.com

How carved ducks turned a hobby into a career for a Greenwich man - WRGB

cbs6albany.com - Jan 8, 2020

How carved ducks turned a hobby into a career for a Greenwich man - WRGB

Cultural Phenomenon, Baby Yoda, Is Now a Wood Carving - SoBros Network

www.sobrosnetwork.com - Jan 6, 2020

Cultural Phenomenon, Baby Yoda, Is Now a Wood Carving - SoBros Network

Spirit guides helped Ned Bear create his famous masks - CBC.ca

www.cbc.ca - Jan 6, 2020

Spirit guides helped Ned Bear create his famous masks - CBC.ca

Buddy Brook - the Yorkshire artist carving sustainable works out of wood - Yorkshire Post

www.yorkshirepost.co.uk - Jan 4, 2020

Buddy Brook - the Yorkshire artist carving sustainable works out of wood - Yorkshire Post

Sibley couple create custom-carved signs | News - nwestiowa.com

www.nwestiowa.com - Jan 3, 2020

Sibley couple create custom-carved signs | News - nwestiowa.com

Wood-turner restores 100-year-old draughts board - BBC South East Wales

www.bbc.co.uk - Jan 1, 2020

Wood-turner restores 100-year-old draughts board - BBC South East Wales

Three works by British modernist artists gifted to nation - Mirage News

www.miragenews.com - Dec 31, 2019

Three works by British modernist artists gifted to nation - Mirage News

Carving the Divine: Filmmaker Yujiro Seki documents the Buddhist sculptors of Japan - Lion's Roar

www.lionsroar.com - Dec 31, 2019

Carving the Divine: Filmmaker Yujiro Seki documents the Buddhist sculptors of Japan - Lion's Roar

Carving a niche: how Chaouki Choukini creates abstract sculptures - The National

www.thenational.ae - Dec 30, 2019

Carving a niche: how Chaouki Choukini creates abstract sculptures - The National

Wood-carver's Christmas work an annual tradition at Holston Mountain Artisans - Bristol Herald Courier

www.heraldcourier.com - Dec 26, 2019

Wood-carver's Christmas work an annual tradition at Holston Mountain Artisans - Bristol Herald Courier

Mark Woods: In a North Florida workshop, a bygone trade, a woodcarver and his Santas - The Florida Times-Union

www.jacksonville.com - Dec 24, 2019

Mark Woods: In a North Florida workshop, a bygone trade, a woodcarver and his Santas - The Florida Times-Union

Lumberton couple make Christmas a global event each year - The Robesonian

www.robesonian.com - Dec 23, 2019

Lumberton couple make Christmas a global event each year - The Robesonian

Life and rare talent of Limerick craftsman celebrated - Limerick Leader

www.limerickleader.ie - Dec 23, 2019

Life and rare talent of Limerick craftsman celebrated - Limerick Leader

Presbyterian church's intricate nativity scene evokes awe, wonder - Hometown Life

www.hometownlife.com - Dec 22, 2019

Presbyterian church's intricate nativity scene evokes awe, wonder - Hometown Life

East Village man Ian Dave Knife turns NYC eyesores into street art - New York Post

nypost.com - Dec 21, 2019

East Village man Ian Dave Knife turns NYC eyesores into street art - New York Post

Woodturning tradition being passed on to new generation - Portsmouth News

www.portsmouth.co.uk - Dec 20, 2019

Woodturning tradition being passed on to new generation - Portsmouth News

Short film celebrates return of totem pole raising in Haida Gwaii after a century of banishment - Vancouver Sun

vancouversun.com - Dec 20, 2019

Short film celebrates return of totem pole raising in Haida Gwaii after a century of banishment - Vancouver Sun

Chainsaw carving: Griffon Ramsey on how to sculpt a Christmas tree from wood - Express

www.express.co.uk - Dec 20, 2019

Chainsaw carving: Griffon Ramsey on how to sculpt a Christmas tree from wood - Express

Western New York Woodturners act like Santa's Helpers, make wooden toys for kids - WGRZ.com

www.wgrz.com - Dec 19, 2019

Western New York Woodturners act like Santa's Helpers, make wooden toys for kids - WGRZ.com

Join the Jersey Hills Wood Carvers - The Jefferson Chronicle

www.thejeffersonchronicle.com - Dec 18, 2019

Join the Jersey Hills Wood Carvers - The Jefferson Chronicle

Sculptor Norbert Koehn carves statues for Christmas at The Koehn Sculptors’ Sanctuary on Green: ‘It is still - cleveland.com

www.cleveland.com - Dec 18, 2019

Sculptor Norbert Koehn carves statues for Christmas at The Koehn Sculptors’ Sanctuary on Green: ‘It is still - cleveland.com

Brattleboro Woodworking Shop Builds Community | by hand by hobby - The Keene Sentinel

www.sentinelsource.com - Dec 18, 2019

Brattleboro Woodworking Shop Builds Community | by hand by hobby - The Keene Sentinel

Russ Dotson turns abandoned wood into Flint's “found beauty” - East Village Magazine

www.eastvillagemagazine.org - Dec 17, 2019

Russ Dotson turns abandoned wood into Flint's “found beauty” - East Village Magazine

Driver on the Street: Wood carving officer in Issaquah - Q13 News Seattle

q13fox.com - Dec 16, 2019

Driver on the Street: Wood carving officer in Issaquah - Q13 News Seattle

No dues, no leader, but this Newport club has carved up a reputation - St. Paul Pioneer Press

www.twincities.com - Dec 15, 2019

No dues, no leader, but this Newport club has carved up a reputation - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Female wood carving artist creates pieces for Stranger Things - Metro.co.uk

metro.co.uk - Dec 15, 2019

Female wood carving artist creates pieces for Stranger Things - Metro.co.uk

Watch the work of artists at cultural center fair kicking off tonight - Cape Cod Times

www.capecodtimes.com - Dec 13, 2019

Watch the work of artists at cultural center fair kicking off tonight - Cape Cod Times

Sculpting a niche in bamboo carving art - SHINE

www.shine.cn - Dec 13, 2019

Sculpting a niche in bamboo carving art - SHINE

The world biggest wood carving show say the organisers - Myanmar Times

www.mmtimes.com - Dec 13, 2019

The world biggest wood carving show say the organisers - Myanmar Times

Maine State Museum hosting wood carving displays and demos Saturday - WABI

www.wabi.tv - Dec 13, 2019

Maine State Museum hosting wood carving displays and demos Saturday - WABI

A Perfect 24 hours in Calgary with kids - Canada.com

o.canada.com - Dec 12, 2019

A Perfect 24 hours in Calgary with kids - Canada.com

The holiday merrymaking has begun, from Winter Solstice to Elf Night - Tallahassee Democrat

www.tallahassee.com - Dec 11, 2019

The holiday merrymaking has begun, from Winter Solstice to Elf Night - Tallahassee Democrat

Cape woodturner gives a demo on Life with Gwenn - Cape Cod Times

www.capecodtimes.com - Dec 11, 2019

Cape woodturner gives a demo on Life with Gwenn - Cape Cod Times

Lee County man crafts hundreds of wooden toys for children in need every Christmas - WTVD-TV

abc11.com - Dec 11, 2019

Lee County man crafts hundreds of wooden toys for children in need every Christmas - WTVD-TV

Springboro man showcases wood carving talent for the holiday season - YourErie

www.yourerie.com - Dec 9, 2019

Springboro man showcases wood carving talent for the holiday season - YourErie

Wear Valley Woodturners Seek New Members - Newton News

www.newtonnews.co.uk - Dec 9, 2019

Wear Valley Woodturners Seek New Members - Newton News

Photo gallery: Halls Mill church's life-giving trees 'turned' into artwork (12/7/19) - Shelbyville Times-Gazette

www.t-g.com - Dec 7, 2019

Photo gallery: Halls Mill church's life-giving trees 'turned' into artwork (12/7/19) - Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Wood carving displays, demonstrations planned for Dec. 14 in Augusta - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

www.centralmaine.com - Dec 7, 2019

Wood carving displays, demonstrations planned for Dec. 14 in Augusta - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

City's Indigenous artist in residence selected - Times Colonist

www.timescolonist.com - Dec 6, 2019

City's Indigenous artist in residence selected - Times Colonist

After losing the use of his fingers to frostbite Metro Detroit man carves path to recovery - WDIV ClickOnDetroit

www.clickondetroit.com - Dec 4, 2019

After losing the use of his fingers to frostbite Metro Detroit man carves path to recovery - WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The inventor of the Microplane hopes someone still uses it for woodworking - The Takeout

thetakeout.com - Dec 3, 2019

The inventor of the Microplane hopes someone still uses it for woodworking - The Takeout

This quirky, tilting lamp is built like the human knee - Fast Company

www.fastcompany.com - Dec 3, 2019

This quirky, tilting lamp is built like the human knee - Fast Company

Artworks Around Town Features Works by Susan Dorsch - Wheeling Intelligencer

www.theintelligencer.net - Dec 1, 2019

Artworks Around Town Features Works by Susan Dorsch - Wheeling Intelligencer

Son memorialized with Brutus statue - Marysville Journal Tribune

www.marysvillejt.com - Nov 29, 2019

Son memorialized with Brutus statue - Marysville Journal Tribune

Meet the artists at Birchington Framing Centre and Gallery - The Isle of Thanet News

theisleofthanetnews.com - Nov 29, 2019

Meet the artists at Birchington Framing Centre and Gallery - The Isle of Thanet News

Orangeville Citizen - Orangeville Citizen

citizen.on.ca - Nov 28, 2019

Orangeville Citizen - Orangeville Citizen

Monday at The Museum: Verde Valley Woodcarvers | Sedona.Biz - The Internet Voice of Sedona and The Verde Valley - Sedona.biz

www.sedona.biz - Nov 27, 2019

Monday at The Museum: Verde Valley Woodcarvers | Sedona.Biz - The Internet Voice of Sedona and The Verde Valley - Sedona.biz

New Work at Frykman Gallery Thanksgiving Weekend - Door County Pulse

doorcountypulse.com - Nov 26, 2019

New Work at Frykman Gallery Thanksgiving Weekend - Door County Pulse

Woodworkers craft special gifts for ETCH patients - WVLT.TV

www.wvlt.tv - Nov 26, 2019

Woodworkers craft special gifts for ETCH patients - WVLT.TV

At papal Mass, the Marian image that survived Nagasaki's atom bomb - Catholic News Agency

www.catholicnewsagency.com - Nov 25, 2019

At papal Mass, the Marian image that survived Nagasaki's atom bomb - Catholic News Agency

Willamette Valley Woodturners in the midst of year-long preparation for 2020 Empty Bowls benefit - Statesman Journal

www.statesmanjournal.com - Nov 25, 2019

Willamette Valley Woodturners in the midst of year-long preparation for 2020 Empty Bowls benefit - Statesman Journal

Therapeutic woodworking program in Dartmouth an overwhelming success - HalifaxToday.ca

www.halifaxtoday.ca - Nov 24, 2019

Therapeutic woodworking program in Dartmouth an overwhelming success - HalifaxToday.ca

Andrea-Wilbur Sigo, Celebrated Squaxin Carver, Tells Stories Through Wood, Stone and Shell - ThurstonTalk

www.thurstontalk.com - Nov 23, 2019

Andrea-Wilbur Sigo, Celebrated Squaxin Carver, Tells Stories Through Wood, Stone and Shell - ThurstonTalk

Art in the Loft's 'Winterview 2019' open now through March 7 | News, Sports, Jobs - Alpena News

www.thealpenanews.com - Nov 23, 2019

Art in the Loft's 'Winterview 2019' open now through March 7 | News, Sports, Jobs - Alpena News

Artisan woodturner from Jefferson brings craft to Valley Craft Network Studio Tour - Frederick News Post

www.fredericknewspost.com - Nov 22, 2019

Artisan woodturner from Jefferson brings craft to Valley Craft Network Studio Tour - Frederick News Post

30 hours of wonder: Shrines, temples and hot springs - The Japan Times

www.japantimes.co.jp - Nov 21, 2019

30 hours of wonder: Shrines, temples and hot springs - The Japan Times

N.S. woodcarver thrilled after Hallmark movie features her signature Santas - CTV News

atlantic.ctvnews.ca - Nov 19, 2019

N.S. woodcarver thrilled after Hallmark movie features her signature Santas - CTV News

Surreal, colourful and rich: The artistic oasis of Fowlers Gap - UNSW Newsroom

newsroom.unsw.edu.au - Nov 19, 2019

Surreal, colourful and rich: The artistic oasis of Fowlers Gap - UNSW Newsroom

Timaru woodturning open day popular with public - Stuff.co.nz

www.stuff.co.nz - Nov 17, 2019

Timaru woodturning open day popular with public - Stuff.co.nz

Check out this Metro Vancouver wood carver's incredible sculptures (PHOTOS) - Vancouver Courier

www.vancourier.com - Nov 16, 2019

Check out this Metro Vancouver wood carver's incredible sculptures (PHOTOS) - Vancouver Courier

Popular Lefse Making Classes Preserve Tradition in Stoughton - U.S. News & World Report

www.usnews.com - Nov 16, 2019

Popular Lefse Making Classes Preserve Tradition in Stoughton - U.S. News & World Report

Former firefighter turns Pinellas County trees into art - FOX 13 Tampa Bay

www.fox13news.com - Nov 14, 2019

Former firefighter turns Pinellas County trees into art - FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Sculptor left to pick up the pieces after fire destroys some of his work - Suffolk Times

suffolktimes.timesreview.com - Nov 14, 2019

Sculptor left to pick up the pieces after fire destroys some of his work - Suffolk Times

Wood sculptor's hand-carved pens win awards, while he seeks worldwide sales - 台北時報

www.taipeitimes.com - Nov 14, 2019

Wood sculptor's hand-carved pens win awards, while he seeks worldwide sales - 台北時報

Workshop's bad turn of events - Otago Daily Times

www.odt.co.nz - Nov 13, 2019

Workshop's bad turn of events - Otago Daily Times

Local wood carver gets to work recycling Jackson Park tree - Windsor Star

windsorstar.com - Nov 12, 2019

Local wood carver gets to work recycling Jackson Park tree - Windsor Star

Wood whittling groups donate creations to veterans - KOLD

www.kold.com - Nov 12, 2019

Wood whittling groups donate creations to veterans - KOLD

Timaru Woodturning Club's open day may surprise visitors - Stuff.co.nz

www.stuff.co.nz - Nov 12, 2019

Timaru Woodturning Club's open day may surprise visitors - Stuff.co.nz

Chainsaw carvers join together to fight cystic fibrosis at Chaptacular event - 13WMAZ.com

www.13wmaz.com - Nov 9, 2019

Chainsaw carvers join together to fight cystic fibrosis at Chaptacular event - 13WMAZ.com

Artist turns wood and shells into ornaments - The Garden City Telegram

www.gctelegram.com - Nov 8, 2019

Artist turns wood and shells into ornaments - The Garden City Telegram

Mathews artist develops passion for carving - Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

www.gazettejournal.net - Nov 6, 2019

Mathews artist develops passion for carving - Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

From retro-modern pottery to cool quilting, Circle Craft Christmas Market brings the holidays home - Straight.com

www.straight.com - Nov 6, 2019

From retro-modern pottery to cool quilting, Circle Craft Christmas Market brings the holidays home - Straight.com

Carving out a business: Woodworker tells of his passion - Albuquerque Journal

www.abqjournal.com - Nov 4, 2019

Carving out a business: Woodworker tells of his passion - Albuquerque Journal

Young blood strengthens Paete wood carving tradition - INQUIRER.net

newsinfo.inquirer.net - Nov 4, 2019

Young blood strengthens Paete wood carving tradition - INQUIRER.net

Furniture buyers are preferring early modern to Victorian - The Daily Herald

www.heraldnet.com - Nov 2, 2019

Furniture buyers are preferring early modern to Victorian - The Daily Herald

Contemporary shona stone carving classes | East Village - Patch.com

patch.com - Nov 2, 2019

Contemporary shona stone carving classes | East Village - Patch.com

'A Sale of Works by Lyme Artists' Continues Today Through 4pm, All Welcome - lymeline.com

lymeline.com - Nov 2, 2019

'A Sale of Works by Lyme Artists' Continues Today Through 4pm, All Welcome - lymeline.com

Artisans, like woodturner Claude Dupuis, open their doors to the public this weekend - Concord Monitor

www.concordmonitor.com - Nov 1, 2019

Artisans, like woodturner Claude Dupuis, open their doors to the public this weekend - Concord Monitor

West Lothian woodcraft club's exhibition a huge hit - Daily Record

www.dailyrecord.co.uk - Oct 30, 2019

West Lothian woodcraft club's exhibition a huge hit - Daily Record

The remarkable success story of the man behind Manchester's incredible chainsaw carvings - Manchester Evening News

www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Oct 29, 2019

The remarkable success story of the man behind Manchester's incredible chainsaw carvings - Manchester Evening News

Lakeland Hispanic Festival Celebrates Polk County's Growing Diversity - The Daily Ridge

www.dailyridge.com - Oct 29, 2019

Lakeland Hispanic Festival Celebrates Polk County's Growing Diversity - The Daily Ridge

Kateri statue commissioned for university - easterndoor.com

www.easterndoor.com - Oct 28, 2019

Kateri statue commissioned for university - easterndoor.com

Carvers chisel out art at show | Local News - Gettysburg Times

www.gettysburgtimes.com - Oct 28, 2019

Carvers chisel out art at show | Local News - Gettysburg Times

Check Out This Wood Carving Of The Legendary Franco Columbu - FitnessVolt.com

fitnessvolt.com - Oct 27, 2019

Check Out This Wood Carving Of The Legendary Franco Columbu - FitnessVolt.com

Vatican Museums unveil Amazon exhibit, new space for native artifacts - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

cruxnow.com - Oct 27, 2019

Vatican Museums unveil Amazon exhibit, new space for native artifacts - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Sauder Village offers end-of-season events - Fcnews.org

www.fcnews.org - Oct 25, 2019

Sauder Village offers end-of-season events - Fcnews.org

Wood carvers use chainsaws to turn logs into pieces of art | News, Sports, Jobs - Lock Haven Express

www.lockhaven.com - Oct 25, 2019

Wood carvers use chainsaws to turn logs into pieces of art | News, Sports, Jobs - Lock Haven Express

CNCC adds Whittle the Wood mammoth carving to display in Craig - Craig Daily Press

www.craigdailypress.com - Oct 24, 2019

CNCC adds Whittle the Wood mammoth carving to display in Craig - Craig Daily Press

Biannual 'Quilts at the Kenan' returns larger than ever - Niagara Frontier Publications

www.wnypapers.com - Oct 23, 2019

Biannual 'Quilts at the Kenan' returns larger than ever - Niagara Frontier Publications

Carving caricatures, friendships out of wood - Sentinel & Enterprise

www.sentinelandenterprise.com - Oct 22, 2019

Carving caricatures, friendships out of wood - Sentinel & Enterprise

Commissioners Court gets update on bois d'arc tree project - Standard-Times

www.gosanangelo.com - Oct 22, 2019

Commissioners Court gets update on bois d'arc tree project - Standard-Times

Sauder Village Woodcarver's Show & Sale and Explore the Crafts - Press Publications Inc.

presspublications.com - Oct 21, 2019

Sauder Village Woodcarver's Show & Sale and Explore the Crafts - Press Publications Inc.

Controversial Amazon statue stolen from church, thrown in Rome's Tiber River - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

cruxnow.com - Oct 21, 2019

Controversial Amazon statue stolen from church, thrown in Rome's Tiber River - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Exhibitors from Hancock, Hawkins counties will be a part of Mountain Makins Festival - Therogersvillereview

www.therogersvillereview.com - Oct 21, 2019

Exhibitors from Hancock, Hawkins counties will be a part of Mountain Makins Festival - Therogersvillereview

Experience hand-crafted art at the Woodcarving and Woodturning Show - WMTV

www.nbc15.com - Oct 20, 2019

Experience hand-crafted art at the Woodcarving and Woodturning Show - WMTV

Ghana artist carving a future, drawing attention on Cleveland’s West Side - cleveland.com

www.cleveland.com - Oct 20, 2019

Ghana artist carving a future, drawing attention on Cleveland’s West Side - cleveland.com

Sculptor transforms Rome's dead trees into art - Reuters

www.reuters.com - Oct 19, 2019

Sculptor transforms Rome's dead trees into art - Reuters

See New Carvings and Photography at Frykman Studio Gallery - Door County Pulse

doorcountypulse.com - Oct 18, 2019

See New Carvings and Photography at Frykman Studio Gallery - Door County Pulse

VIDEO: Dundee woodturner's family tragedy leads to moving skull exhibition in aid of mental health charity - Evening Telegraph

www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk - Oct 18, 2019

VIDEO: Dundee woodturner's family tragedy leads to moving skull exhibition in aid of mental health charity - Evening Telegraph

Archaeologists Find Shot Glass Shards, Anti-Witch Carving at Centuries-Old Scottish Pub - Smithsonian.com

www.smithsonianmag.com - Oct 16, 2019

Archaeologists Find Shot Glass Shards, Anti-Witch Carving at Centuries-Old Scottish Pub - Smithsonian.com

Passing Forward: Kathleen Carlo and Chris Ehlers | Local events - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

www.newsminer.com - Oct 16, 2019

Passing Forward: Kathleen Carlo and Chris Ehlers | Local events - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Wood carving statues erected in Yep Kanum Park - Eastern Washington Statesmen Examiner

www.statesmanexaminer.com - Oct 15, 2019

Wood carving statues erected in Yep Kanum Park - Eastern Washington Statesmen Examiner

Naval Figureheads Restored and Shipping Out For Plymouth - Arts and Collections International

www.artsandcollections.com - Oct 14, 2019

Naval Figureheads Restored and Shipping Out For Plymouth - Arts and Collections International

Man who took woodworking classes at Cerritos College leaves $2 million gift - The Whittier Daily News

www.whittierdailynews.com - Oct 14, 2019

Man who took woodworking classes at Cerritos College leaves $2 million gift - The Whittier Daily News

Restored 19th-century ships' figureheads to go on display in Plymouth - The Guardian

www.theguardian.com - Oct 13, 2019

Restored 19th-century ships' figureheads to go on display in Plymouth - The Guardian

Diversions, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 - Entertainment & Life - Pocono Record

www.poconorecord.com - Oct 13, 2019

Diversions, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 - Entertainment & Life - Pocono Record

Disease downs shepherd chain-saw carving - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

www.arkansasonline.com - Oct 13, 2019

Disease downs shepherd chain-saw carving - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Dying Redwood tree gets new life with firefighter sculpture in Upland - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

www.dailybulletin.com - Oct 11, 2019

Dying Redwood tree gets new life with firefighter sculpture in Upland - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Handmade Wood Carvings By A Local Man In Crowley - News15 | Lafayette, LA - FOX 15

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Handmade Wood Carvings By A Local Man In Crowley - News15 | Lafayette, LA - FOX 15

Homosassa wood carver turns 'faithful old tree' into work of art - Citrus County Chronicle

www.chronicleonline.com - Oct 10, 2019

Homosassa wood carver turns 'faithful old tree' into work of art - Citrus County Chronicle

Festival of Wood expected to attract 6000 to Bulli Showground this weekend - Illawarra Mercury

www.illawarramercury.com.au - Oct 10, 2019

Festival of Wood expected to attract 6000 to Bulli Showground this weekend - Illawarra Mercury

Online exhibition ‘Crafted in India’ to showcase handicraft heritage - Hindustan Times

www.hindustantimes.com - Oct 9, 2019

Online exhibition ‘Crafted in India’ to showcase handicraft heritage - Hindustan Times

Measimer turns wood into art - The Stanly News & Press - Stanly News & Press

www.thesnaponline.com - Oct 9, 2019

Measimer turns wood into art - The Stanly News & Press - Stanly News & Press

Tree stumps being turned into Aggie art - KBTX

www.kbtx.com - Oct 8, 2019

Tree stumps being turned into Aggie art - KBTX

Turning wood into public art | News - Alvin Sun Advertiser

www.alvinsun.net - Oct 7, 2019

Turning wood into public art | News - Alvin Sun Advertiser

New Whanganui store Vision showcases work by local artists - New Zealand Herald

www.nzherald.co.nz - Oct 7, 2019

New Whanganui store Vision showcases work by local artists - New Zealand Herald

24th Folk Life festival draws hundreds - khqa.com

khqa.com - Oct 6, 2019

24th Folk Life festival draws hundreds - khqa.com

Kiwanis honors Schrader with Spirit of Kingsport Award - Kingsport Times News

www.timesnews.net - Oct 5, 2019

Kiwanis honors Schrader with Spirit of Kingsport Award - Kingsport Times News

Chainsaw sculptor turns old wood into stunning works of art - ABC News

www.abc.net.au - Oct 4, 2019

Chainsaw sculptor turns old wood into stunning works of art - ABC News

Jefferson County man says HOA threatening to sue over his Indian wood carvings - KMOV.com

www.kmov.com - Oct 3, 2019

Jefferson County man says HOA threatening to sue over his Indian wood carvings - KMOV.com

Wood turners deploy pens to overseas troops - TBW News Group - The Border Watch

borderwatch.com.au - Oct 1, 2019

Wood turners deploy pens to overseas troops - TBW News Group - The Border Watch

The 11th Annual Fall Foliage Art Studio Tour - The Keene Sentinel

www.sentinelsource.com - Oct 1, 2019

The 11th Annual Fall Foliage Art Studio Tour - The Keene Sentinel

Woodturning classes more than just fun For Nazareth Child & Family Connection staff - WBTV

www.wbtv.com - Oct 1, 2019

Woodturning classes more than just fun For Nazareth Child & Family Connection staff - WBTV

How The Politician Turned Ben Platt Into a Wooden Mannequin - Vulture

www.vulture.com - Oct 1, 2019

How The Politician Turned Ben Platt Into a Wooden Mannequin - Vulture

"Natures Designs Enhanced on the Lathe" by Harold Solberg - Journal Times

journaltimes.com - Sep 30, 2019

"Natures Designs Enhanced on the Lathe" by Harold Solberg - Journal Times

Fred’s Hand Wood Carving & Craft - KLFY

www.klfy.com - Sep 30, 2019

Fred’s Hand Wood Carving & Craft - KLFY

Noted chain saw artist will add talents to Winter Spirit - Lewiston Morning Tribune

lmtribune.com - Sep 29, 2019

Noted chain saw artist will add talents to Winter Spirit - Lewiston Morning Tribune

For decades, Curtis Swanson of Independence has carved and created - Blue Springs Examiner

www.examiner.net - Sep 28, 2019

For decades, Curtis Swanson of Independence has carved and created - Blue Springs Examiner

The inside of this Catholic church in Portugal is decorated with more than 650 pounds of gold dust - Aleteia EN

aleteia.org - Sep 27, 2019

The inside of this Catholic church in Portugal is decorated with more than 650 pounds of gold dust - Aleteia EN

Creative woodworker builds unique marble contraption - Yahoo Style

uk.style.yahoo.com - Sep 26, 2019

Creative woodworker builds unique marble contraption - Yahoo Style

Woodturning on display at Norsk Hostfest - KFYR-TV

www.kfyrtv.com - Sep 25, 2019

Woodturning on display at Norsk Hostfest - KFYR-TV

St. Paul gallery show flips the script on American Indian art - Star Tribune

www.startribune.com - Sep 25, 2019

St. Paul gallery show flips the script on American Indian art - Star Tribune

Carving her own path | Oregon ArtsWatch - Oregon ArtsWatch

www.orartswatch.org - Sep 25, 2019

Carving her own path | Oregon ArtsWatch - Oregon ArtsWatch

Turning wood and building community - Beckley Register-Herald

www.register-herald.com - Sep 25, 2019

Turning wood and building community - Beckley Register-Herald

Odisha: Farmer in Jharsuguda carves out magic on wood - Times of India

timesofindia.indiatimes.com - Sep 23, 2019

Odisha: Farmer in Jharsuguda carves out magic on wood - Times of India

Four State residents grab carving tools to learn about life in the olden days - KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

www.fourstateshomepage.com - Sep 22, 2019

Four State residents grab carving tools to learn about life in the olden days - KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com

Local artisans turn wood into elegance | News - Indiana Gazette

www.indianagazette.com - Sep 22, 2019

Local artisans turn wood into elegance | News - Indiana Gazette

(PHOTOS) Mountain View Man's Carving Hobby Is 'Great Reliever Of Stress' Extra Money - Thesummervillenews

www.thesummervillenews.com - Sep 21, 2019

(PHOTOS) Mountain View Man's Carving Hobby Is 'Great Reliever Of Stress' Extra Money - Thesummervillenews

25 Works of Chainsaw Art That Will Appeal to Any Outdoorsman - Wide Open Spaces

www.wideopenspaces.com - Sep 21, 2019

25 Works of Chainsaw Art That Will Appeal to Any Outdoorsman - Wide Open Spaces

When art and nature collide: 'Art for the Sangres' - Pueblo Chieftain

www.chieftain.com - Sep 21, 2019

When art and nature collide: 'Art for the Sangres' - Pueblo Chieftain

Contemporary Greenwood exhibit opens at Messler Gallery - PenBayPilot.com

www.penbaypilot.com - Sep 20, 2019

Contemporary Greenwood exhibit opens at Messler Gallery - PenBayPilot.com

Original artist giving Sequoyah statue a facelift - The Cherokee One Feather - Cherokee One Feather

www.theonefeather.com - Sep 19, 2019

Original artist giving Sequoyah statue a facelift - The Cherokee One Feather - Cherokee One Feather

The South Plains Woodturners offering evening classes - KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

www.everythinglubbock.com - Sep 19, 2019

The South Plains Woodturners offering evening classes - KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

PHOTOS: Nairobi artist creating art with local high school students - Lewiston Sun Journal

www.sunjournal.com - Sep 18, 2019

PHOTOS: Nairobi artist creating art with local high school students - Lewiston Sun Journal

Nekoosa couple sharpens marriage through wood carving - WSAW

www.wsaw.com - Sep 17, 2019

Nekoosa couple sharpens marriage through wood carving - WSAW

Villages Folk School Offers Art Skills Working With Your Hands - WHO TV Des Moines

whotv.com - Sep 16, 2019

Villages Folk School Offers Art Skills Working With Your Hands - WHO TV Des Moines

TEXAS TALES: Johnny goes to the Waco SWAT meetings - Herald-Banner

www.heraldbanner.com - Sep 16, 2019

TEXAS TALES: Johnny goes to the Waco SWAT meetings - Herald-Banner

Historical Society seeks to bring back Dinehart bears | News, Sports, Jobs - Marshall Independent

www.marshallindependent.com - Sep 16, 2019

Historical Society seeks to bring back Dinehart bears | News, Sports, Jobs - Marshall Independent

Providing one good ‘turn’ - Baxter Bulletin

www.baxterbulletin.com - Sep 15, 2019

Providing one good ‘turn’ - Baxter Bulletin

The Aaton Wooden Handgrip Reborn - Newsshooter

www.newsshooter.com - Sep 15, 2019

The Aaton Wooden Handgrip Reborn - Newsshooter

Low Relief Wood Carving Class Slated - Oswego Daily News

oswegocountytoday.com - Sep 14, 2019

Low Relief Wood Carving Class Slated - Oswego Daily News

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi's wood carvings inspired by Japanese folklore, exhibited at the Williams Center for the Arts - The Lafayette

www.lafayettestudentnews.com - Sep 13, 2019

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi's wood carvings inspired by Japanese folklore, exhibited at the Williams Center for the Arts - The Lafayette

Tulsa Eagle Scout Creates Carving For Veterans - News On 6

www.newson6.com - Sep 10, 2019

Tulsa Eagle Scout Creates Carving For Veterans - News On 6

At 86, local man still finds joy in woodcarving - Frederick News Post

www.fredericknewspost.com - Sep 9, 2019

At 86, local man still finds joy in woodcarving - Frederick News Post

Valley Woodcarvers showcase wares during Monday at the Museum | Kudos AZ - Verde Independent

www.verdenews.com - Sep 7, 2019

Valley Woodcarvers showcase wares during Monday at the Museum | Kudos AZ - Verde Independent

Local woman sets record to participate in regional woodturning symposium - KX NEWS

www.kxnet.com - Sep 7, 2019

Local woman sets record to participate in regional woodturning symposium - KX NEWS

Southington man's wood projects win awards | News, Sports, Jobs - Warren Tribune Chronicle

www.tribtoday.com - Sep 7, 2019

Southington man's wood projects win awards | News, Sports, Jobs - Warren Tribune Chronicle

Miniature Castles Emerge from Burled Wood in Carved Kinetic Sculptures by Uli Kirchler - Colossal

www.thisiscolossal.com - Sep 6, 2019

Miniature Castles Emerge from Burled Wood in Carved Kinetic Sculptures by Uli Kirchler - Colossal

Alebrijes of San Martín Tilcajete – San Martín Tilcajete, Mexico - Atlas Obscura

www.atlasobscura.com - Sep 4, 2019

Alebrijes of San Martín Tilcajete – San Martín Tilcajete, Mexico - Atlas Obscura

Melanie Abrantes turns material scraps into Modern California homeware collection - Dezeen

www.dezeen.com - Sep 3, 2019

Melanie Abrantes turns material scraps into Modern California homeware collection - Dezeen

Douglas Tausik Ryder wood sculptures push boundaries - Los Angeles Times

www.latimes.com - Sep 3, 2019

Douglas Tausik Ryder wood sculptures push boundaries - Los Angeles Times

Agrillite carvings by the Haida people can fetch big money - The Daily Herald

www.heraldnet.com - Aug 31, 2019

Agrillite carvings by the Haida people can fetch big money - The Daily Herald

St. Aidan’s Orthodox presented exquisite carved altar - Cranbrook Townsman

www.cranbrooktownsman.com - Aug 30, 2019

St. Aidan’s Orthodox presented exquisite carved altar - Cranbrook Townsman

Seen and Heard: Dover's Ward is schooled in traditional Norwegian carving - PostBulletin.com

www.postbulletin.com - Aug 30, 2019

Seen and Heard: Dover's Ward is schooled in traditional Norwegian carving - PostBulletin.com

Woodturner Ken Rist to Show His Art at Housatonic Habitat Event - Patch.com

patch.com - Aug 29, 2019

Woodturner Ken Rist to Show His Art at Housatonic Habitat Event - Patch.com

Front Range Open Studios - not just another studio tour - Colorado Springs Gazette

gazette.com - Aug 28, 2019

Front Range Open Studios - not just another studio tour - Colorado Springs Gazette

Marshall broadcaster recognized for woodcarving - West Virginia MetroNews

wvmetronews.com - Aug 27, 2019

Marshall broadcaster recognized for woodcarving - West Virginia MetroNews

Blackcreek Mercantile Wood-Turning Bowl Demo Video - HouseBeautiful.com

www.housebeautiful.com - Aug 26, 2019

Blackcreek Mercantile Wood-Turning Bowl Demo Video - HouseBeautiful.com

What's ailing the totem-pole-like sculpture in Burlington's Battery Park? - BurlingtonFreePress.com

www.burlingtonfreepress.com - Aug 26, 2019

What's ailing the totem-pole-like sculpture in Burlington's Battery Park? - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Berkshire Made: From wooden stump to detailed claw - Berkshire Eagle

www.berkshireeagle.com - Aug 23, 2019

Berkshire Made: From wooden stump to detailed claw - Berkshire Eagle

Harvest Gold Gallery to host sculpture William Janelle Aug. 24 - Conway Daily Sun

www.conwaydailysun.com - Aug 22, 2019

Harvest Gold Gallery to host sculpture William Janelle Aug. 24 - Conway Daily Sun

Private folk art museum opens in Medina County - cleveland.com

www.cleveland.com - Aug 21, 2019

Private folk art museum opens in Medina County - cleveland.com

Tinglewood Festival returning to Montevallo in September - Shelby County Reporter - Shelby County Reporter

www.shelbycountyreporter.com - Aug 20, 2019

Tinglewood Festival returning to Montevallo in September - Shelby County Reporter - Shelby County Reporter

Ely Guild of Woodturners exhibition opens at cathedral conference centre | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard

www.elystandard.co.uk - Aug 20, 2019

Ely Guild of Woodturners exhibition opens at cathedral conference centre | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard

Sculptor Ġanni Bonnici dies aged 86 - Times of Malta

timesofmalta.com - Aug 17, 2019

Sculptor Ġanni Bonnici dies aged 86 - Times of Malta

There is no uprooting Liam MacCarthy from County Limerick - Limerick Leader

www.limerickleader.ie - Aug 17, 2019

There is no uprooting Liam MacCarthy from County Limerick - Limerick Leader

Heritage week at JFK Arboretum - New Ross Standard

www.independent.ie - Aug 17, 2019

Heritage week at JFK Arboretum - New Ross Standard

Chainsaw sculptor carves out passion in Lincoln one tree at a time - Lincoln Journal Star

journalstar.com - Aug 15, 2019

Chainsaw sculptor carves out passion in Lincoln one tree at a time - Lincoln Journal Star

News, Whats On, Tourist Information - Lymington.com

lymington.com - Aug 13, 2019

News, Whats On, Tourist Information - Lymington.com

Traditional Hawaiian carving earns college credits for high school students - UH System Current News

www.hawaii.edu - Aug 11, 2019

Traditional Hawaiian carving earns college credits for high school students - UH System Current News

Divide chainsaw artist Johnny Busby turns dead tree stumps into works of art - Colorado Springs Gazette

gazette.com - Aug 10, 2019

Divide chainsaw artist Johnny Busby turns dead tree stumps into works of art - Colorado Springs Gazette

Freeport woodcarver admits he has an ‘obsessive hobby’ - Freeport Journal-Standard

www.journalstandard.com - Aug 10, 2019

Freeport woodcarver admits he has an ‘obsessive hobby’ - Freeport Journal-Standard

Pair of artists embrace nature for newest NorVA exhibit - The Reminder

www.thereminder.ca - Aug 9, 2019

Pair of artists embrace nature for newest NorVA exhibit - The Reminder

ArtWalk opens city galleries to celebrate Annapolis arts scene - CapitalGazette.com

www.capitalgazette.com - Aug 9, 2019

ArtWalk opens city galleries to celebrate Annapolis arts scene - CapitalGazette.com

Rokeby Museum to host wooden spoon carving workshop - vtdigger.org

vtdigger.org - Aug 8, 2019

Rokeby Museum to host wooden spoon carving workshop - vtdigger.org

Powhatan company opens 'tree of life' woodworking facility - RichmondBizSense

richmondbizsense.com - Aug 8, 2019

Powhatan company opens 'tree of life' woodworking facility - RichmondBizSense

Goku Comes To Life In This Impressive Dragon Ball Wood Carving - Comicbook.com

comicbook.com - Aug 6, 2019

Goku Comes To Life In This Impressive Dragon Ball Wood Carving - Comicbook.com

‘Palette & Lathe’ opens at SAM in Dunsmuir Aug. 10 - Siskiyou Daily News

www.siskiyoudaily.com - Aug 6, 2019

‘Palette & Lathe’ opens at SAM in Dunsmuir Aug. 10 - Siskiyou Daily News

Tiki 101 - pacificsandiego.com

www.pacificsandiego.com - Aug 5, 2019

Tiki 101 - pacificsandiego.com

PHOTO: Wood carvers compete in Poland - Lewiston Sun Journal

www.sunjournal.com - Aug 3, 2019

PHOTO: Wood carvers compete in Poland - Lewiston Sun Journal

McHenry County Fair Has a Professional Wood Carver! - WGN Radio - Chicago

wgnradio.com - Aug 2, 2019

McHenry County Fair Has a Professional Wood Carver! - WGN Radio - Chicago

Fofa Origin brings innovation into wood carving - Graphic Online - Graphic Online

www.graphic.com.gh - Aug 2, 2019

Fofa Origin brings innovation into wood carving - Graphic Online - Graphic Online

Keeping wood carving alive in Pampanga - ABS-CBN News

news.abs-cbn.com - Aug 1, 2019

Keeping wood carving alive in Pampanga - ABS-CBN News

Cranberry Lake Art Show slated for Aug. 10-11 - North Country Now

northcountrynow.com - Aug 1, 2019

Cranberry Lake Art Show slated for Aug. 10-11 - North Country Now

‘Everything I make has a function’: We meet woodturner Tony Farrell - Irish Examiner

www.irishexaminer.com - Jul 30, 2019

‘Everything I make has a function’: We meet woodturner Tony Farrell - Irish Examiner

Festival of Wood returns - Wayne Independent

www.wayneindependent.com - Jul 29, 2019

Festival of Wood returns - Wayne Independent

AAW Turning to the Future woodturning winners named - woodworkingnetwork.com

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Jul 29, 2019

AAW Turning to the Future woodturning winners named - woodworkingnetwork.com

Something for everyone: Wood County Fair opens - Sentinel-Tribune

www.sent-trib.com - Jul 28, 2019

Something for everyone: Wood County Fair opens - Sentinel-Tribune

'Wood Butcher' carves spot into Lake County Fair - News-Herald.com

www.news-herald.com - Jul 27, 2019

'Wood Butcher' carves spot into Lake County Fair - News-Herald.com

164-year tradition continues at the Lakefield Fair - ThePeterboroughExaminer.com

www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com - Jul 26, 2019

164-year tradition continues at the Lakefield Fair - ThePeterboroughExaminer.com

Getting back in touch with nature at Bluebell Lane Glamping - Newry.ie

www.newry.ie - Jul 26, 2019

Getting back in touch with nature at Bluebell Lane Glamping - Newry.ie

This Old Thing: Match holder could strike a high value - TheRecord.com

www.therecord.com - Jul 26, 2019

This Old Thing: Match holder could strike a high value - TheRecord.com

It’s all about wood at festival at Grey Towers - Times Herald-Record

www.recordonline.com - Jul 26, 2019

It’s all about wood at festival at Grey Towers - Times Herald-Record

Wood 'tells you what it wants to be,' says artisan - BarrieToday

www.barrietoday.com - Jul 25, 2019

Wood 'tells you what it wants to be,' says artisan - BarrieToday

Historic Beech Tree to Become Work of Art - By Victoria Ford - The SandPaper

www.thesandpaper.net - Jul 24, 2019

Historic Beech Tree to Become Work of Art - By Victoria Ford - The SandPaper

Carvings show beauty of wood - Craven Herald

www.cravenherald.co.uk - Jul 24, 2019

Carvings show beauty of wood - Craven Herald

Why I Love My Suburb: James Singh loves Lalor Park - Daily Telegraph

www.dailytelegraph.com.au - Jul 23, 2019

Why I Love My Suburb: James Singh loves Lalor Park - Daily Telegraph

Pic story: artisan obsessed with handicrafts in China's Jilin - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

www.xinhuanet.com - Jul 23, 2019

Pic story: artisan obsessed with handicrafts in China's Jilin - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Passion Made: Wood 'tells you what it wants to be,' says Bradford artisan - BradfordToday

www.bradfordtoday.ca - Jul 22, 2019

Passion Made: Wood 'tells you what it wants to be,' says Bradford artisan - BradfordToday

Chainsaw Festival in McKenzie River draws top wood sculptors in the world - KVAL

kval.com - Jul 21, 2019

Chainsaw Festival in McKenzie River draws top wood sculptors in the world - KVAL

Poole Men's Shed has new workshop after two-year struggle - Bournemouth Echo

www.bournemouthecho.co.uk - Jul 21, 2019

Poole Men's Shed has new workshop after two-year struggle - Bournemouth Echo

Tackle Box commissions 14-foot tall wooden sculpture made of wood from Camp Fire burn area - Action News Now

www.actionnewsnow.com - Jul 19, 2019

Tackle Box commissions 14-foot tall wooden sculpture made of wood from Camp Fire burn area - Action News Now

Wooden hawk takes shape from old stump in Naperville's West Wind - Positively Naperville

www.positivelynaperville.com - Jul 18, 2019

Wooden hawk takes shape from old stump in Naperville's West Wind - Positively Naperville

University selects winning design for first commemorative mace | Latest Ipswich News - Ipswich Star

www.ipswichstar.co.uk - Jul 17, 2019

University selects winning design for first commemorative mace | Latest Ipswich News - Ipswich Star

Wood Tech Center set to offer classes | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain

www.theintermountain.com - Jul 17, 2019

Wood Tech Center set to offer classes | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain

Design/Life: Profile of woodturner Hilary Hale By Aileen Lee - Irish Examiner

www.irishexaminer.com - Jul 16, 2019

Design/Life: Profile of woodturner Hilary Hale By Aileen Lee - Irish Examiner

Open Farm Day returning to the County - fiddleheadfocus.com

fiddleheadfocus.com - Jul 15, 2019

Open Farm Day returning to the County - fiddleheadfocus.com

Engrained: Fairbanks artist melds mediums in wood and paint - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

www.newsminer.com - Jul 15, 2019

Engrained: Fairbanks artist melds mediums in wood and paint - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Maryborough Woodturners and Woodcrafters Guild Expo - Fraser Coast Chronicle

www.frasercoastchronicle.com.au - Jul 14, 2019

Maryborough Woodturners and Woodcrafters Guild Expo - Fraser Coast Chronicle

Trionite Loves Carving, Has Been Doing 'What I Love' For 25 Years - Thesummervillenews

www.thesummervillenews.com - Jul 14, 2019

Trionite Loves Carving, Has Been Doing 'What I Love' For 25 Years - Thesummervillenews

Local artist brings wooden canvases to life with carefully sculpted faces - PenBayPilot.com

www.penbaypilot.com - Jul 12, 2019

Local artist brings wooden canvases to life with carefully sculpted faces - PenBayPilot.com

Norfolk folk artist etches work in wood - 13newsnow.com WVEC

www.13newsnow.com - Jul 11, 2019

Norfolk folk artist etches work in wood - 13newsnow.com WVEC

New Woodturners Library Display | Local News - KPVI News 6

www.kpvi.com - Jul 11, 2019

New Woodturners Library Display | Local News - KPVI News 6

Apollinaire Theatre Announces Resident Artist Program - Chelsea Record

chelsearecord.com - Jul 11, 2019

Apollinaire Theatre Announces Resident Artist Program - Chelsea Record

Retirees carve comfort birds to bring peace to people in pain, mourning - CBC.ca

www.cbc.ca - Jul 10, 2019

Retirees carve comfort birds to bring peace to people in pain, mourning - CBC.ca

Sculptor's fire burned for over 100 years - The Japan News

the-japan-news.com - Jul 9, 2019

Sculptor's fire burned for over 100 years - The Japan News

New information board unveiled next to Yate sculpture - Gazette Series

www.gazetteseries.co.uk - Jul 8, 2019

New information board unveiled next to Yate sculpture - Gazette Series

A step back in time as we look at the Industrial Revolution in Chesham - Bucks Free Press

www.bucksfreepress.co.uk - Jul 7, 2019

A step back in time as we look at the Industrial Revolution in Chesham - Bucks Free Press

Moving Hearts get back on the beat: The best trad gigs this week - The Irish Times

www.irishtimes.com - Jul 6, 2019

Moving Hearts get back on the beat: The best trad gigs this week - The Irish Times

A Wood-Carved Statue of Melania Trump Has Been Unveiled in Her Hometown. Local Residents Are Bemused - TIME

time.com - Jul 5, 2019

A Wood-Carved Statue of Melania Trump Has Been Unveiled in Her Hometown. Local Residents Are Bemused - TIME

Huge Weird Wooden Melania Trump Carving Unveiled In Her Slovenian Home Town - 10 daily

10daily.com.au - Jul 5, 2019

Huge Weird Wooden Melania Trump Carving Unveiled In Her Slovenian Home Town - 10 daily

Campbell wins two firsts, special award at Design in Wood exhibit - Valley News

www.myvalleynews.com - Jul 4, 2019

Campbell wins two firsts, special award at Design in Wood exhibit - Valley News

Hewing his niche in the chainsaw art world - Fence Post

www.thefencepost.com - Jul 3, 2019

Hewing his niche in the chainsaw art world - Fence Post

Christian Louboutin’s Presentation Involved a Replica Train Carriage Dubbed the ‘Loubhoutan Express’ - Yahoo Lifestyle

www.yahoo.com - Jul 3, 2019

Christian Louboutin’s Presentation Involved a Replica Train Carriage Dubbed the ‘Loubhoutan Express’ - Yahoo Lifestyle

Tom Green County commissioners hear plans for historic fallen courthouse tree - Standard-Times

www.gosanangelo.com - Jul 2, 2019

Tom Green County commissioners hear plans for historic fallen courthouse tree - Standard-Times

Nova Scotia woman uses chainsaw to express artistic and creative talents in her wooden sculptures - TheChronicleHerald.ca

www.thechronicleherald.ca - Jul 1, 2019

Nova Scotia woman uses chainsaw to express artistic and creative talents in her wooden sculptures - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Sculptor traces artistic passion to hometown's natural surroundings - NBC Montana

nbcmontana.com - Jun 30, 2019

Sculptor traces artistic passion to hometown's natural surroundings - NBC Montana

Meet the man behind these remarkable wood carvings in Aberdeen - Press and Journal

www.pressandjournal.co.uk - Jun 29, 2019

Meet the man behind these remarkable wood carvings in Aberdeen - Press and Journal

Maryland duo makes custom furniture from downed trees - Bend Bulletin

www.bendbulletin.com - Jun 29, 2019

Maryland duo makes custom furniture from downed trees - Bend Bulletin

New Dynamic, Pixelated Wood Sculptures from Hsu Tung Han - My Modern Met

mymodernmet.com - Jun 29, 2019

New Dynamic, Pixelated Wood Sculptures from Hsu Tung Han - My Modern Met

Ansel Heram | Obituary - La Crosse Tribune

obituaries.lacrossetribune.com - Jun 28, 2019

Ansel Heram | Obituary - La Crosse Tribune

JH fundraiser and Art Expo attract visitors to Moulton - Moulton Advertiser

www.moultonadvertiser.com - Jun 27, 2019

JH fundraiser and Art Expo attract visitors to Moulton - Moulton Advertiser

Front Page Slider, Chainsaws carve their place into Ronan's hearts - Polson Lake County Leader

www.leaderadvertiser.com - Jun 27, 2019

Front Page Slider, Chainsaws carve their place into Ronan's hearts - Polson Lake County Leader

Life finds a way: Dinosaur carving to be placed at CNCC Craig campus - Craig Daily Press

www.craigdailypress.com - Jun 27, 2019

Life finds a way: Dinosaur carving to be placed at CNCC Craig campus - Craig Daily Press

Greensboro’s Forge carves out space for artistic entrepreneurs - Triad City Beat

triad-city-beat.com - Jun 27, 2019

Greensboro’s Forge carves out space for artistic entrepreneurs - Triad City Beat

Chiseled Art - Valleyjournal

www.valleyjournal.net - Jun 26, 2019

Chiseled Art - Valleyjournal

Jericho man uses chainsaw to create art from wood - News 12 Long Island

longisland.news12.com - Jun 25, 2019

Jericho man uses chainsaw to create art from wood - News 12 Long Island

Two enemies of outdoor wooden sculptures: Rain and sun - The Washington Post

www.washingtonpost.com - Jun 24, 2019

Two enemies of outdoor wooden sculptures: Rain and sun - The Washington Post

Andrew Pearce Makes Gorgeous Live Edge Wooden Bowls - Wood-Turning Bowl Demo Video - HouseBeautiful.com

www.housebeautiful.com - Jun 24, 2019

Andrew Pearce Makes Gorgeous Live Edge Wooden Bowls - Wood-Turning Bowl Demo Video - HouseBeautiful.com

Two enemies of outdoor wooden sculptures: Rain and sun - The Washington Post

www.washingtonpost.com - Jun 24, 2019

Two enemies of outdoor wooden sculptures: Rain and sun - The Washington Post

PBS Kids to air children's show focused on Alaska Native culture and language - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

www.newsminer.com - Jun 23, 2019

PBS Kids to air children's show focused on Alaska Native culture and language - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Vision becoming reality for BCCs Southport campus - StarNewsOnline.com

www.starnewsonline.com - Jun 23, 2019

Vision becoming reality for BCCs Southport campus - StarNewsOnline.com

Tiki time: Midway artist moving landmark shop to Munson - The Northwest Florida Daily News

www.nwfdailynews.com - Jun 22, 2019

Tiki time: Midway artist moving landmark shop to Munson - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Fish tales and tails: The carved sculptures of Tom Schirm - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

www.union-bulletin.com - Jun 20, 2019

Fish tales and tails: The carved sculptures of Tom Schirm - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Works by Regional Artists Featured in the Historic Musser-McColm Home - Voice of Muscatine

www.voiceofmuscatine.com - Jun 20, 2019

Works by Regional Artists Featured in the Historic Musser-McColm Home - Voice of Muscatine

Creative carvers: Popular program at Norris School wraps up 22 years of work with final project - GazetteNET

www.gazettenet.com - Jun 18, 2019

Creative carvers: Popular program at Norris School wraps up 22 years of work with final project - GazetteNET

Village battles road closures to ensure open gardens and fete are a success - Bishop's Stortford Independent

www.bishopsstortfordindependent.co.uk - Jun 17, 2019

Village battles road closures to ensure open gardens and fete are a success - Bishop's Stortford Independent

Best dremel for wood carving to buy in 2019 – dremel for wood carving Reviews - NewsNifty

newsnifty.com - Jun 17, 2019

Best dremel for wood carving to buy in 2019 – dremel for wood carving Reviews - NewsNifty

Carving out a life in Collingwood - CollingwoodToday

www.collingwoodtoday.ca - Jun 15, 2019

Carving out a life in Collingwood - CollingwoodToday

Carver and teacher, Abel Ryan, shares Tsimshian traditions - KCAW

www.kcaw.org - Jun 15, 2019

Carver and teacher, Abel Ryan, shares Tsimshian traditions - KCAW

Woodturning hollowing tools - woodworkingnetwork.com

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Jun 13, 2019

Woodturning hollowing tools - woodworkingnetwork.com

Nature inspires art along Pa. Route 6 artisan trail - The Wellsboro Gazette

www.tiogapublishing.com - Jun 13, 2019

Nature inspires art along Pa. Route 6 artisan trail - The Wellsboro Gazette

Sensoji temple returns to roots with sign design for temple motto:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

www.asahi.com - Jun 12, 2019

Sensoji temple returns to roots with sign design for temple motto:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Students experience new art mediums | News - Hastings Tribune

www.hastingstribune.com - Jun 11, 2019

Students experience new art mediums | News - Hastings Tribune

NC Furniture School is relocating to Farmville - Greenville Daily Reflector

www.reflector.com - Jun 10, 2019

NC Furniture School is relocating to Farmville - Greenville Daily Reflector

Skateboards to wedding rings. Check out this unique local business. - KXNet.com

www.kxnet.com - Jun 7, 2019

Skateboards to wedding rings. Check out this unique local business. - KXNet.com

Artist creating giant wooden hand in Eastown - WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

fox17online.com - Jun 7, 2019

Artist creating giant wooden hand in Eastown - WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

Bossier Arts Council asks visitors to ‘Please Touch the Art’ - KSLA

www.ksla.com - Jun 7, 2019

Bossier Arts Council asks visitors to ‘Please Touch the Art’ - KSLA

Evart Roundup Shows Off Wood Carved Crafts From Across the Country - 9&10 News

www.9and10news.com - Jun 6, 2019

Evart Roundup Shows Off Wood Carved Crafts From Across the Country - 9&10 News

Carving up a great time in Chetwynd with 15th Annual Chainsaw Carving Championship - Energeticcity.ca

www.energeticcity.ca - Jun 6, 2019

Carving up a great time in Chetwynd with 15th Annual Chainsaw Carving Championship - Energeticcity.ca

Country says thank you - Otago Daily Times

www.odt.co.nz - Jun 4, 2019

Country says thank you - Otago Daily Times

Mystery surrounds this 1930s sculpture that captured the angst of the Great Depression - Houston Chronicle

www.houstonchronicle.com - Jun 4, 2019

Mystery surrounds this 1930s sculpture that captured the angst of the Great Depression - Houston Chronicle

ART BRIEFS: Adult art class this month; exhibitions, workshops at Guild; storytelling nights - Brown County Democrat

www.bcdemocrat.com - Jun 4, 2019

ART BRIEFS: Adult art class this month; exhibitions, workshops at Guild; storytelling nights - Brown County Democrat

Artist carves wooden eagle for Manley | Education - Citizentribune

www.citizentribune.com - Jun 3, 2019

Artist carves wooden eagle for Manley | Education - Citizentribune

Woodturning: 1,500-year-old craft back with a bang in Bilsborrow - Lancashire Evening Post

www.lep.co.uk - Jun 3, 2019

Woodturning: 1,500-year-old craft back with a bang in Bilsborrow - Lancashire Evening Post

Our favorite Eagle photos from May 2019 | Gallery - Bryan-College Station Eagle

www.theeagle.com - Jun 2, 2019

Our favorite Eagle photos from May 2019 | Gallery - Bryan-College Station Eagle

The delicate craft of wood carver David Esterly - CBS News

www.cbsnews.com - Jun 2, 2019

The delicate craft of wood carver David Esterly - CBS News

Woodturner Lathed On Through to the Other Side - Asheville Made

ashevillemade.com - May 31, 2019

Woodturner Lathed On Through to the Other Side - Asheville Made

Bringing wood to life - Newport News Times

newportnewstimes.com - May 31, 2019

Bringing wood to life - Newport News Times

The merrily macabre world of wood cut illustrator Lydia Puddicombe : Arts - Smile Politely - Champaign-Urbana's Online Magazine

www.smilepolitely.com - May 30, 2019

The merrily macabre world of wood cut illustrator Lydia Puddicombe : Arts - Smile Politely - Champaign-Urbana's Online Magazine

Sustainable Design Reigns at Urban Air Market - NBC Southern California

www.nbclosangeles.com - May 29, 2019

Sustainable Design Reigns at Urban Air Market - NBC Southern California

Zheng Guoming Carving Art Exhibition held in Beijing - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

www.xinhuanet.com - May 29, 2019

Zheng Guoming Carving Art Exhibition held in Beijing - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Iranian Carver Honored for 590 Pieces of Wood - Al-Bawaba

www.albawaba.com - May 28, 2019

Iranian Carver Honored for 590 Pieces of Wood - Al-Bawaba

Wirral student named best Young Woodturner of the Year - Wirral Globe

www.wirralglobe.co.uk - May 27, 2019

Wirral student named best Young Woodturner of the Year - Wirral Globe

Students have stepped up their skills at Allegany-Limestone - Olean Times Herald

www.oleantimesherald.com - May 25, 2019

Students have stepped up their skills at Allegany-Limestone - Olean Times Herald

These Are the Most Realistic Fish Ever Carved From Wood - Atlas Obscura

www.atlasobscura.com - May 24, 2019

These Are the Most Realistic Fish Ever Carved From Wood - Atlas Obscura

Free community day Saturday at Oak Hill and The Martha Berry Museum - Northwest Georgia News

www.northwestgeorgianews.com - May 24, 2019

Free community day Saturday at Oak Hill and The Martha Berry Museum - Northwest Georgia News

Wood artists at work on Millersport Highway in East Amherst - WKBW-TV

www.wkbw.com - May 23, 2019

Wood artists at work on Millersport Highway in East Amherst - WKBW-TV

Duckett's Grove set to hold very first 'Summer Party' which boasts a fairy trail - Carlow Live

www.carlowlive.ie - May 23, 2019

Duckett's Grove set to hold very first 'Summer Party' which boasts a fairy trail - Carlow Live

Willis LeJeune's wood carvings on exhibit at Building 98 - Bigbendnow

www.bigbendnow.com - May 23, 2019

Willis LeJeune's wood carvings on exhibit at Building 98 - Bigbendnow

Learn the basics of woodworking at Explora summer camp - KRQE News 13

www.krqe.com - May 21, 2019

Learn the basics of woodworking at Explora summer camp - KRQE News 13

Columbia man uses woodworking skills to make special engagement ring box - WRDW-TV

www.wrdw.com - May 21, 2019

Columbia man uses woodworking skills to make special engagement ring box - WRDW-TV

Oak Hill and The Martha Berry Museum Free Community Day - Coosa Valley News

coosavalleynews.com - May 20, 2019

Oak Hill and The Martha Berry Museum Free Community Day - Coosa Valley News

Japanese sculptor Tomonori Toyofuku dies at 94 - The Japan Times

www.japantimes.co.jp - May 20, 2019

Japanese sculptor Tomonori Toyofuku dies at 94 - The Japan Times

Saskatoon man shares creative passion for wood carving - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

thestarphoenix.com - May 18, 2019

Saskatoon man shares creative passion for wood carving - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

A Saugus woodworking teacher is still giving lessons at 91 - Itemlive - Daily Item

www.itemlive.com - May 17, 2019

A Saugus woodworking teacher is still giving lessons at 91 - Itemlive - Daily Item

Carving out tradition: Woodworkers learn from each other - The Sheridan Press

thesheridanpress.com - May 17, 2019

Carving out tradition: Woodworkers learn from each other - The Sheridan Press

David Bryant turns his hand to helping Knutsford mayor keep order - Knutsford Guardian

www.knutsfordguardian.co.uk - May 17, 2019

David Bryant turns his hand to helping Knutsford mayor keep order - Knutsford Guardian

On Exhibit: Traditions on view at Iroquois Indian Museum - The Daily Gazette

dailygazette.com - May 16, 2019

On Exhibit: Traditions on view at Iroquois Indian Museum - The Daily Gazette

More than 40 booths planned at Art in the Park - Sunbury Daily Item

www.dailyitem.com - May 15, 2019

More than 40 booths planned at Art in the Park - Sunbury Daily Item

Association presents Artisans Boutique this summer | A&E - YourGV.com

www.yourgv.com - May 15, 2019

Association presents Artisans Boutique this summer | A&E - YourGV.com

Chainsaw carving marvels continue at Bearizona | Williams-Grand Canyon News | Williams-Grand Canyon, AZ - Williams News

www.williamsnews.com - May 14, 2019

Chainsaw carving marvels continue at Bearizona | Williams-Grand Canyon News | Williams-Grand Canyon, AZ - Williams News

What do the animals in stave church ornamentation signify? - ScienceNordic

sciencenordic.com - May 14, 2019

What do the animals in stave church ornamentation signify? - ScienceNordic

Have a go at the 25th Woodwork Expo on Sunday in Palmerston North - New Zealand Herald

www.nzherald.co.nz - May 13, 2019

Have a go at the 25th Woodwork Expo on Sunday in Palmerston North - New Zealand Herald

Loveland Museum exhibit traces evolution of ski gear - Loveland Reporter-Herald

www.reporterherald.com - Mar 13, 2019

Loveland Museum exhibit traces evolution of ski gear - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Birds emerge from native wood - Otago Daily Times

www.odt.co.nz - May 12, 2019

Birds emerge from native wood - Otago Daily Times

Rick Klompenmaker brings shoe carving to Marktplaats - News - HollandSentinel.com

www.hollandsentinel.com - May 11, 2019

Rick Klompenmaker brings shoe carving to Marktplaats - News - HollandSentinel.com

Second Saturdays set for May 11 at Lee Street Studios - mountainmessenger.com

mountainmessenger.com - May 11, 2019

Second Saturdays set for May 11 at Lee Street Studios - mountainmessenger.com

Wire burning kit for wood turning - woodworkingnetwork.com

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - May 10, 2019

Wire burning kit for wood turning - woodworkingnetwork.com

Artists at Work fighting for survival | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain

www.theintermountain.com - May 9, 2019

Artists at Work fighting for survival | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain

Folk School celebrating a natural resource with Wood Fest - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

www.newsminer.com - May 9, 2019

Folk School celebrating a natural resource with Wood Fest - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

How Uber's IPO Stacks Up Against the Most Highly Anticipated Tech IPOs in History - Inc.

www.inc.com - May 8, 2019

How Uber's IPO Stacks Up Against the Most Highly Anticipated Tech IPOs in History - Inc.

How these woodworkers turn staircases into art - Business Insider

www.businessinsider.com - May 8, 2019

How these woodworkers turn staircases into art - Business Insider

Art in the Library: Art meets history in woodcarving | Arts & Theatre - Napa Valley Register

napavalleyregister.com - May 7, 2019

Art in the Library: Art meets history in woodcarving | Arts & Theatre - Napa Valley Register

Woodcarvers show at Gallery announced - Greensburg Daily News

www.greensburgdailynews.com - May 7, 2019

Woodcarvers show at Gallery announced - Greensburg Daily News

Woodcarver turns trees into works of art - Norwalk Reflector

www.norwalkreflector.com - May 6, 2019

Woodcarver turns trees into works of art - Norwalk Reflector

Lathe Machines Market Explores New Growth Opportunities - dailychronicle24.com

www.dailychronicle24.com - May 6, 2019

Lathe Machines Market Explores New Growth Opportunities - dailychronicle24.com

Wildlife artist Josh Guge captures a scene of nature with wood sculpting - Observer

elginobserver.com - May 5, 2019

Wildlife artist Josh Guge captures a scene of nature with wood sculpting - Observer

State College woodturning club offers camaraderie, ways to give back to community - Centre Daily Times

www.centredaily.com - May 3, 2019

State College woodturning club offers camaraderie, ways to give back to community - Centre Daily Times

Japanese PM Abe shows off quirky Canadian souvenir on Instagram - BNNBloomberg.ca

www.bnnbloomberg.ca - May 3, 2019

Japanese PM Abe shows off quirky Canadian souvenir on Instagram - BNNBloomberg.ca

'Shinto' Brings Rare Japanese Works to Cleveland Museum of Art - ideastream

www.ideastream.org - May 3, 2019

'Shinto' Brings Rare Japanese Works to Cleveland Museum of Art - ideastream

Memorial playground at Sunnyside just one of the upgrades at Munster Parks - The Times of Northwest Indiana

www.nwitimes.com - May 2, 2019

Memorial playground at Sunnyside just one of the upgrades at Munster Parks - The Times of Northwest Indiana

Armagh bursts into bloom for Apple Blossom Weekend - Love Belfast

lovebelfast.co.uk - May 2, 2019

Armagh bursts into bloom for Apple Blossom Weekend - Love Belfast

Capital Woodcarvers Association: a woodcarving club for everyone - 15 Minutes - Opinions - May 2, 2019 - Sacramento News & Review

www.newsreview.com - May 2, 2019

Capital Woodcarvers Association: a woodcarving club for everyone - 15 Minutes - Opinions - May 2, 2019 - Sacramento News & Review

Art show fundraiser deadline extended for Grass Valley event - The Union of Grass Valley

www.theunion.com - May 2, 2019

Art show fundraiser deadline extended for Grass Valley event - The Union of Grass Valley

Grant wood carver enjoys a good challenge - 1011now

www.1011now.com - Apr 30, 2019

Grant wood carver enjoys a good challenge - 1011now

Black Hills artist uses chainsaw to create sculpture - KELOLAND TV

www.keloland.com - Apr 29, 2019

Black Hills artist uses chainsaw to create sculpture - KELOLAND TV

Mercia Marina introduces new sculptures - Derbyshire Live

www.derbytelegraph.co.uk - Apr 29, 2019

Mercia Marina introduces new sculptures - Derbyshire Live

Wood carving art alive in Paete - INQUIRER.net

newsinfo.inquirer.net - Apr 28, 2019

Wood carving art alive in Paete - INQUIRER.net

Woodworking show hosted at Knecht Home Center - Newscenter1.tv

www.newscenter1.tv - Apr 27, 2019

Woodworking show hosted at Knecht Home Center - Newscenter1.tv

Sign Maker Richard Motz Carves Out a Niche in Los Alamos - Noozhawk

www.noozhawk.com - Apr 26, 2019

Sign Maker Richard Motz Carves Out a Niche in Los Alamos - Noozhawk

Montpelier Festival of Herbs, Tea and the Arts is a spring tradition that celebrates old and new - Baltimore Sun

www.baltimoresun.com - Apr 26, 2019

Montpelier Festival of Herbs, Tea and the Arts is a spring tradition that celebrates old and new - Baltimore Sun

Silver Thread Studio Tour seeks artists - Mineral County Miner

mineralcountyminer.com - Apr 25, 2019

Silver Thread Studio Tour seeks artists - Mineral County Miner

Local wood carvers’ exhibit opening at the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University - Artvoice

artvoice.com - Apr 24, 2019

Local wood carvers’ exhibit opening at the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University - Artvoice

Several arts events coming to Bucks County Community College - Bucks County Courier Times

www.buckscountycouriertimes.com - Apr 24, 2019

Several arts events coming to Bucks County Community College - Bucks County Courier Times

AuSable man strives to promote, sustain the art of wood carving - Iosco County News Herald

www.iosconews.com - Apr 23, 2019

AuSable man strives to promote, sustain the art of wood carving - Iosco County News Herald

Spring arts and fine craft show set - The Greater New Milford Spectrum

www.newmilfordspectrum.com - Apr 23, 2019

Spring arts and fine craft show set - The Greater New Milford Spectrum

Featured carving - Baxter Bulletin

www.baxterbulletin.com - Apr 22, 2019

Featured carving - Baxter Bulletin

Art Scapes hosting reception to close Homages to Wood exhibit - SouthCoastToday.com

www.southcoasttoday.com - Apr 22, 2019

Art Scapes hosting reception to close Homages to Wood exhibit - SouthCoastToday.com

Artisan Shop to featured fascinators, ceramics and more - Wicked Local

marblehead.wickedlocal.com - Apr 22, 2019

Artisan Shop to featured fascinators, ceramics and more - Wicked Local

The Culinary Muse of the Caucasus - The New Yorker

www.newyorker.com - Apr 22, 2019

The Culinary Muse of the Caucasus - The New Yorker

Library Corner: Scandinavian folk art workshop - Sky Hi News

www.skyhinews.com - Apr 21, 2019

Library Corner: Scandinavian folk art workshop - Sky Hi News

2019 Bendigo Easter Festival woodwork show filled with unique items - Bendigo Advertiser

www.bendigoadvertiser.com.au - Apr 20, 2019

2019 Bendigo Easter Festival woodwork show filled with unique items - Bendigo Advertiser

Marion woodcarver creates comfort birds as gifts of solace - SF Gate

www.sfgate.com - Apr 20, 2019

Marion woodcarver creates comfort birds as gifts of solace - SF Gate

Wilmington Area Woodturners launches programs - News - StarNewsOnline.com

www.starnewsonline.com - Apr 19, 2019

Wilmington Area Woodturners launches programs - News - StarNewsOnline.com

Robert Koenig Explores Memory And Identity In An Exhibition Of Wood Sculpture - Broadway World

www.broadwayworld.com - Apr 19, 2019

Robert Koenig Explores Memory And Identity In An Exhibition Of Wood Sculpture - Broadway World

Laconia statue to be recreated with 3-D printer - WMUR Manchester

www.wmur.com - Apr 17, 2019

Laconia statue to be recreated with 3-D printer - WMUR Manchester

Local man wins Exemplary Local Artist of the Year - The Mena Star

www.menastar.com - Apr 17, 2019

Local man wins Exemplary Local Artist of the Year - The Mena Star

A celebration of Nukunu and Adnyamathanha wood carving - The Adelaide Review

www.adelaidereview.com.au - Apr 17, 2019

A celebration of Nukunu and Adnyamathanha wood carving - The Adelaide Review

Whitehall Artisans to hold one-day show - News - Hopkinton Crier - Hopkinton, MA - Wicked Local

hopkinton.wickedlocal.com - Apr 16, 2019

Whitehall Artisans to hold one-day show - News - Hopkinton Crier - Hopkinton, MA - Wicked Local

Sign maker carves a niche in Los Alamos - santaynezvalleystar.com

www.santaynezvalleystar.com - Apr 16, 2019

Sign maker carves a niche in Los Alamos - santaynezvalleystar.com

Melanie Abrantes Designs Vases Made from Scrap Materials - Design Milk

design-milk.com - Apr 15, 2019

Melanie Abrantes Designs Vases Made from Scrap Materials - Design Milk

Iconic stolen wooden fisherman known as ‘Shorty’ returned to Peggy’s Cove business - The Globe and Mail

www.theglobeandmail.com - Apr 14, 2019

Iconic stolen wooden fisherman known as ‘Shorty’ returned to Peggy’s Cove business - The Globe and Mail

Nobber fair day 'shows' the way with expanded offering - Agriland

www.agriland.ie - Apr 14, 2019

Nobber fair day 'shows' the way with expanded offering - Agriland

Little, old Marysville house with historic ties preserved - The Daily Herald

www.heraldnet.com - Apr 13, 2019

Little, old Marysville house with historic ties preserved - The Daily Herald

Retrofitted St. Dunstan's Basilica doors reinstalled by students - Yahoo News Canada

ca.news.yahoo.com - Apr 13, 2019

Retrofitted St. Dunstan's Basilica doors reinstalled by students - Yahoo News Canada

Wood carving hobby to take center stage in Westby - La Crosse Tribune

lacrossetribune.com - Apr 12, 2019

Wood carving hobby to take center stage in Westby - La Crosse Tribune

Spring symposium focuses on woodturning | Entertainment - Bismarck Tribune

bismarcktribune.com - Apr 11, 2019

Spring symposium focuses on woodturning | Entertainment - Bismarck Tribune

'Cellar Boys' create wig stands for cancer center - WABI

www.wabi.tv - Apr 11, 2019

'Cellar Boys' create wig stands for cancer center - WABI

Spring symposium focuses on woodturning | Entertainment - Bismarck Tribune

bismarcktribune.com - Apr 11, 2019

Spring symposium focuses on woodturning | Entertainment - Bismarck Tribune

Machinist's Carved Creations made with care | Business - Crow River Media

www.crowrivermedia.com - Apr 10, 2019

Machinist's Carved Creations made with care | Business - Crow River Media

Ely Guild of Woodturners hands-on taster day | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard

www.elystandard.co.uk - Apr 9, 2019

Ely Guild of Woodturners hands-on taster day | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard

Local Woodcarver | Dennis Carlson - OurQuadCities

www.ourquadcities.com - Apr 8, 2019

Local Woodcarver | Dennis Carlson - OurQuadCities

Original Editions Brings Japanese Designs to an Unexpected Inner-West Suburb - Broadsheet

www.broadsheet.com.au - Apr 8, 2019

Original Editions Brings Japanese Designs to an Unexpected Inner-West Suburb - Broadsheet

Heights' senior woodworking class turns hobby into art - The Killeen Daily Herald

kdhnews.com - Apr 8, 2019

Heights' senior woodworking class turns hobby into art - The Killeen Daily Herald

Sausalito woman campaigns for Coast Miwok statue - Marin Independent Journal

www.marinij.com - Apr 7, 2019

Sausalito woman campaigns for Coast Miwok statue - Marin Independent Journal

Local carvers promote woodcarving at a home show (VIDEO) - inquinte.ca

inquinte.ca - Apr 7, 2019

Local carvers promote woodcarving at a home show (VIDEO) - inquinte.ca

Turning wood, building community - Beckley Register-Herald

www.register-herald.com - Apr 7, 2019

Turning wood, building community - Beckley Register-Herald

Carved in wood: Saharanpur's handicraft traders say demonetisation, GST major poll issues - Economic Times

economictimes.indiatimes.com - Apr 5, 2019

Carved in wood: Saharanpur's handicraft traders say demonetisation, GST major poll issues - Economic Times

The Woodcarver Off McKenna Highway | News | yelmonline.com - Nisqually Valley News

www.yelmonline.com - Apr 4, 2019

The Woodcarver Off McKenna Highway | News | yelmonline.com - Nisqually Valley News

Wooden hawk takes shape in an old stump in Naperville's West Wind - Positively Naperville

www.positivelynaperville.com - Apr 3, 2019

Wooden hawk takes shape in an old stump in Naperville's West Wind - Positively Naperville

Artistry Under the Dome to spotlight local talent - The Daily Standard

dailystandard.com - Apr 3, 2019

Artistry Under the Dome to spotlight local talent - The Daily Standard

Auctions, woodworking are passions for Aberdeen man | Local / region - AberdeenNews.com

www.aberdeennews.com - Apr 2, 2019

Auctions, woodworking are passions for Aberdeen man | Local / region - AberdeenNews.com

Tanner Elliott displays his artistry in wood - News - Echo Pilot

www.echo-pilot.com - Apr 2, 2019

Tanner Elliott displays his artistry in wood - News - Echo Pilot

Lathe Machines Market is Set to Experience Revolutionary Growth by 2027 - Facts Week

www.factsweek.co.uk - Apr 1, 2019

Lathe Machines Market is Set to Experience Revolutionary Growth by 2027 - Facts Week

Woodcarvers find their inner zen through their craft - Niagarathisweek.com

www.niagarathisweek.com - Apr 1, 2019

Woodcarvers find their inner zen through their craft - Niagarathisweek.com

Wood Carving demonstration put on by the Geppetto Woodcarvers - WTAP-TV

www.wtap.com - Mar 31, 2019

Wood Carving demonstration put on by the Geppetto Woodcarvers - WTAP-TV

Best lathe chisels You could buy in 2019 - Curated lathe chisels Reviews - NewsNifty

newsnifty.com - Mar 31, 2019

Best lathe chisels You could buy in 2019 - Curated lathe chisels Reviews - NewsNifty

Woodturning now more than just salad bowls, Timaru group says - Stuff.co.nz

i.stuff.co.nz - Mar 30, 2019

Woodturning now more than just salad bowls, Timaru group says - Stuff.co.nz

Bear carving in Athens is wood sculptors largest project - Online Athens

www.onlineathens.com - Mar 30, 2019

Bear carving in Athens is wood sculptors largest project - Online Athens

Master Carver works wood furnished by Marines - DVIDS

www.dvidshub.net - Mar 29, 2019

Master Carver works wood furnished by Marines - DVIDS

WATCH: Assorted Wood Pieces Turned Into Cherished Treasures - San Angelo LIVE!

sanangelolive.com - Mar 28, 2019

WATCH: Assorted Wood Pieces Turned Into Cherished Treasures - San Angelo LIVE!

A Lathe Night Turning Wood in Mather Basement | Magazine - Harvard Crimson

www.thecrimson.com - Mar 28, 2019

A Lathe Night Turning Wood in Mather Basement | Magazine - Harvard Crimson

First Friday: Tehachapi Mountain Carves featured at Tehachapi Museum - Tehachapi News

www.tehachapinews.com - Mar 27, 2019

First Friday: Tehachapi Mountain Carves featured at Tehachapi Museum - Tehachapi News

A fond look back at Wroxham through the decades with photos from our archive | Norfolk and Suffolk Lifestyle News - Eastern Daily Press

www.edp24.co.uk - Mar 26, 2019

A fond look back at Wroxham through the decades with photos from our archive | Norfolk and Suffolk Lifestyle News - Eastern Daily Press

Yangzhou artist creates incredible wooden food sculptures - Telegraph.co.uk

www.telegraph.co.uk - Mar 25, 2019

Yangzhou artist creates incredible wooden food sculptures - Telegraph.co.uk

Fishers artists to appear in Artisan Marketplace - Current in Carmel

youarecurrent.com - Mar 25, 2019

Fishers artists to appear in Artisan Marketplace - Current in Carmel

Guil Noronha - the bearded star of stage, screen and wood turning - The Maitland Mercury

www.maitlandmercury.com.au - Mar 24, 2019

Guil Noronha - the bearded star of stage, screen and wood turning - The Maitland Mercury

Galleries: The Cordis Prize Exhibition - HeraldScotland

www.heraldscotland.com - Mar 23, 2019

Galleries: The Cordis Prize Exhibition - HeraldScotland

Art school in Beckley introducing 'Harmony Wood' to their program - WVVA TV

wvva.com - Mar 22, 2019

Art school in Beckley introducing 'Harmony Wood' to their program - WVVA TV

Club carves art out of wood | Free Share - Sand Mountain Reporter

www.sandmountainreporter.com - Mar 22, 2019

Club carves art out of wood | Free Share - Sand Mountain Reporter

Wood Turning Club makes a donation to Never Forgotten Honor Flight - WAOW

waow.com - Mar 22, 2019

Wood Turning Club makes a donation to Never Forgotten Honor Flight - WAOW

Not far from the tree: Grandfather-and-grandson team will show off woodcarving talents at county fair - Citrus County Chronicle

www.chronicleonline.com - Mar 21, 2019

Not far from the tree: Grandfather-and-grandson team will show off woodcarving talents at county fair - Citrus County Chronicle

Carving a living out of wood amid apathy and superstition - GhanaWeb

www.ghanaweb.com - Mar 21, 2019

Carving a living out of wood amid apathy and superstition - GhanaWeb

This epic-scale wood carving by Jose Alcantara has finally come out of hiding - ABS-CBN News

news.abs-cbn.com - Mar 19, 2019

This epic-scale wood carving by Jose Alcantara has finally come out of hiding - ABS-CBN News

Concho Valley Woodturners Free Demonstration - ConchoValleyHomepage.com

www.conchovalleyhomepage.com - Mar 18, 2019

Concho Valley Woodturners Free Demonstration - ConchoValleyHomepage.com

Zellar polishes his Diamond show for Zumbrota | Lifestyles - PostBulletin.com

www.postbulletin.com - Mar 18, 2019

Zellar polishes his Diamond show for Zumbrota | Lifestyles - PostBulletin.com

Chainsaw artists prove they're a cut above at Washago event - OrilliaMatters

www.orilliamatters.com - Mar 16, 2019

Chainsaw artists prove they're a cut above at Washago event - OrilliaMatters

Renaissance Revival bed was made in mid-1800s - Sioux City Journal

siouxcityjournal.com - Mar 16, 2019

Renaissance Revival bed was made in mid-1800s - Sioux City Journal

Woodturning symposium comes to Albany | Entertainment - Albany Democrat Herald

democratherald.com - Mar 14, 2019

Woodturning symposium comes to Albany | Entertainment - Albany Democrat Herald

Porter's Wood Shop reopens months after fire - KCENTV.com

www.kcentv.com - Mar 13, 2019

Porter's Wood Shop reopens months after fire - KCENTV.com

Local artists show off work at exhibit - Valley Times-News - Valley Times-News

m.valleytimes-news.com - Mar 13, 2019

Local artists show off work at exhibit - Valley Times-News - Valley Times-News

Master woodturner creates cathedral works in wife's memory - Andover Advertiser

www.andoveradvertiser.co.uk - Mar 13, 2019

Master woodturner creates cathedral works in wife's memory - Andover Advertiser

Carving out a future at the Montreal Casino - Yahoo News Canada

ca.news.yahoo.com - Mar 11, 2019

Carving out a future at the Montreal Casino - Yahoo News Canada

Deanne Mohr and Eric Brisson piano concert at Old Main - Winona Post

www.winonapost.com - Mar 11, 2019

Deanne Mohr and Eric Brisson piano concert at Old Main - Winona Post

Wood carvings, ceramics and lore: The Pinelands explored from indoors - Press of Atlantic City

www.pressofatlanticcity.com - Mar 11, 2019

Wood carvings, ceramics and lore: The Pinelands explored from indoors - Press of Atlantic City

Lancaster County community calendar: March 9, 2019 | Community - LancasterOnline

lancasteronline.com - Mar 9, 2019

Lancaster County community calendar: March 9, 2019 | Community - LancasterOnline

Donating art to cancer survivors: Meet the Montrose Wood Turners - KKCO-TV

www.nbc11news.com - Mar 9, 2019

Donating art to cancer survivors: Meet the Montrose Wood Turners - KKCO-TV

Women's History Month: Local woman behind the beauty of carved ecclesiastical doors at chapel - Jacksonville Daily Progress

www.jacksonvilleprogress.com - Mar 9, 2019

Women's History Month: Local woman behind the beauty of carved ecclesiastical doors at chapel - Jacksonville Daily Progress

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers - WISH-TV

www.wishtv.com - Mar 7, 2019

Event showcases Indiana woodworkers - WISH-TV

Artistic tribute to Maihar - Millennium Post

www.millenniumpost.in - Mar 6, 2019

Artistic tribute to Maihar - Millennium Post

Notch up fun with Bear Creek carvers | News - Dyersville Commercial

www.dyersvillecommercial.com - Mar 6, 2019

Notch up fun with Bear Creek carvers | News - Dyersville Commercial

Friends of the Carpenter, Southwest Washington Woodturners cement ties - The Columbian

www.columbian.com - Mar 5, 2019

Friends of the Carpenter, Southwest Washington Woodturners cement ties - The Columbian

Vaccaro family crafts masterpieces out of wood | Local News - Kenosha News

www.kenoshanews.com - Mar 4, 2019

Vaccaro family crafts masterpieces out of wood | Local News - Kenosha News

Global Carving Knives Market 2019 - Segmented Market Growth Till 2024 - Perfect Herald

perfectherald.com - Mar 4, 2019

Global Carving Knives Market 2019 - Segmented Market Growth Till 2024 - Perfect Herald

Glencoe Mansion Gallery Show by Yvonne Alderman - NRVN News

nrvnews.com - Mar 3, 2019

Glencoe Mansion Gallery Show by Yvonne Alderman - NRVN News

Nebraska Club Connects Over Love of Woodcarving - U.S. News & World Report

www.usnews.com - Mar 3, 2019

Nebraska Club Connects Over Love of Woodcarving - U.S. News & World Report

This Wooden Statue of Arnold Schwarzenegger Stole the Show at the 2019 Arnold Sports Festival - Muscle & Fitness

www.muscleandfitness.com - Mar 1, 2019

This Wooden Statue of Arnold Schwarzenegger Stole the Show at the 2019 Arnold Sports Festival - Muscle & Fitness

Toolmaker still going strong after 191 years: ‘It’s important to keep traditions alive’ - The Star

www.thestar.co.uk - Mar 1, 2019

Toolmaker still going strong after 191 years: ‘It’s important to keep traditions alive’ - The Star

Berry College to host events celebrating Arbor Day, Woodturning - Northwest Georgia News

www.northwestgeorgianews.com - Feb 28, 2019

Berry College to host events celebrating Arbor Day, Woodturning - Northwest Georgia News

Finding beautiful art within the wood - Putnam County Record

www.putnamcountyrecord.com - Feb 27, 2019

Finding beautiful art within the wood - Putnam County Record

“Youngest” Iranian woodturner honored - Tehran Times

www.tehrantimes.com - Feb 27, 2019

“Youngest” Iranian woodturner honored - Tehran Times

For this waterfowl artisan, carving duck decoys is old hat - Washington Post

www.washingtonpost.com - Feb 25, 2019

For this waterfowl artisan, carving duck decoys is old hat - Washington Post

Minister lauds valued contribution of woodturning to Mayo rural communities - Connaught Telegraph

www.con-telegraph.ie - Feb 25, 2019

Minister lauds valued contribution of woodturning to Mayo rural communities - Connaught Telegraph

Five highlights from the upcoming sale of the collection of William H Stokes Antiques - antiquestradegazette.com

www.antiquestradegazette.com - Feb 25, 2019

Five highlights from the upcoming sale of the collection of William H Stokes Antiques - antiquestradegazette.com

The rods and strings of tradition - Livemint

www.livemint.com - Feb 24, 2019

The rods and strings of tradition - Livemint

Hidden Secrets: Wood turner's creations on display at Artists on Elgin in March - Sudbury.com

www.sudbury.com - Feb 23, 2019

Hidden Secrets: Wood turner's creations on display at Artists on Elgin in March - Sudbury.com

Woodcarver Carves Out Realistic-looking Animals - Star2.com

www.star2.com - Feb 22, 2019

Woodcarver Carves Out Realistic-looking Animals - Star2.com

New home needed for Darwen woodturning group - Lancashire Telegraph

www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk - Feb 22, 2019

New home needed for Darwen woodturning group - Lancashire Telegraph

Local wood sculptor finding other mediums for expression - Cache Valley Daily

www.cachevalleydaily.com - Feb 21, 2019

Local wood sculptor finding other mediums for expression - Cache Valley Daily

From across the pond to Mizzou, Wood turning heads on the track - STLtoday.com

www.stltoday.com - Feb 21, 2019

From across the pond to Mizzou, Wood turning heads on the track - STLtoday.com

Central Nebraska Woodcarvers find artistic therapy in woodcarving - Omaha World-Herald

www.omaha.com - Feb 21, 2019

Central Nebraska Woodcarvers find artistic therapy in woodcarving - Omaha World-Herald

Fine prints on wood - Times of India

timesofindia.indiatimes.com - Feb 20, 2019

Fine prints on wood - Times of India

Organizers seek bowls for Empty Bowl Project's 25th year - KTVA

www.ktva.com - Feb 19, 2019

Organizers seek bowls for Empty Bowl Project's 25th year - KTVA

Wintersville man makes walking canes out of sticks - WTOV Steubenville

wtov9.com - Feb 18, 2019

Wintersville man makes walking canes out of sticks - WTOV Steubenville

At 95, Hilda Bell carves out time making wood come to life - Rome News-Tribune

www.northwestgeorgianews.com - Feb 18, 2019

At 95, Hilda Bell carves out time making wood come to life - Rome News-Tribune

My coffin went up in flames too soon! Fire sweeps through shed destroying it - Birmingham Live

www.birminghammail.co.uk - Feb 17, 2019

My coffin went up in flames too soon! Fire sweeps through shed destroying it - Birmingham Live

Dying trees are carved into statues in Orangeville, Ont. - OurWindsor.ca

www.ourwindsor.ca - Feb 14, 2019

Dying trees are carved into statues in Orangeville, Ont. - OurWindsor.ca

Amberley Museum – Open for Half Term Activities - The District Post

www.thedistrictpost.co.uk - Feb 14, 2019

Amberley Museum – Open for Half Term Activities - The District Post

Wood Carving Basics Workshop with Russ Biros - Harlin Museum - Howell County News

www.howellcountynews.com - Feb 13, 2019

Wood Carving Basics Workshop with Russ Biros - Harlin Museum - Howell County News

Big Tupper Brewing brings back Lumber Jack and Jill this weekend in Adirondacks - newyorkupstate.com

www.newyorkupstate.com - Feb 13, 2019

Big Tupper Brewing brings back Lumber Jack and Jill this weekend in Adirondacks - newyorkupstate.com

Woodturners support House of Hope | Glade Sun - Crossville Chronicle

www.crossville-chronicle.com - Feb 13, 2019

Woodturners support House of Hope | Glade Sun - Crossville Chronicle

Home maintenance project leads to long time hobby - Daily Mercury

www.dailymercury.com.au - Feb 11, 2019

Home maintenance project leads to long time hobby - Daily Mercury

Nigeria: Lagos Asks British Museum to Return Historical Sculpture - AllAfrica - Top Africa News

allafrica.com - Feb 10, 2019

Nigeria: Lagos Asks British Museum to Return Historical Sculpture - AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Wood carving basics workshop set at Harlin Museum - West Plains Daily Quill

www.westplainsdailyquill.net - Feb 8, 2019

Wood carving basics workshop set at Harlin Museum - West Plains Daily Quill

At 95 years old, Hilda Bell carves out time making wood come to life - Gainesville Times

www.gainesvilletimes.com - Feb 8, 2019

At 95 years old, Hilda Bell carves out time making wood come to life - Gainesville Times

Longhua Xu named 2019 Arkansas Living Treasure | Rock Candy - Arkansas Times

www.arktimes.com - Feb 8, 2019

Longhua Xu named 2019 Arkansas Living Treasure | Rock Candy - Arkansas Times

The Alaska Woodturners Association Turn-A-Thon Event This Saturday at 9 a.m. - Anchorage Press

www.anchoragepress.com - Feb 8, 2019

The Alaska Woodturners Association Turn-A-Thon Event This Saturday at 9 a.m. - Anchorage Press

Master woodcarver to contribute to carousel project - Cottage Grove Sentinel

cgsentinel.com - Feb 6, 2019

Master woodcarver to contribute to carousel project - Cottage Grove Sentinel

New woodcarving classes not just for experts - Osoyoos Times - Osoyoos Times

www.osoyoostimes.com - Feb 6, 2019

New woodcarving classes not just for experts - Osoyoos Times - Osoyoos Times

Welsh dragon prompts police road warning - Cambridgeshire Live - Cambridgeshire Live

www.cambridge-news.co.uk - Feb 4, 2019

Welsh dragon prompts police road warning - Cambridgeshire Live - Cambridgeshire Live

China's national art museum stages exhibitions during Spring Festival - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

www.xinhuanet.com - Feb 4, 2019

China's national art museum stages exhibitions during Spring Festival - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Tregarth dragon sculpture prompts police road safety warning - BBC News

www.bbc.co.uk - Feb 3, 2019

Tregarth dragon sculpture prompts police road safety warning - BBC News

Anchorage Wood Artist Displays Skill at Home and Garden Show - Centralia Chronicle

www.chronline.com - Feb 2, 2019

Anchorage Wood Artist Displays Skill at Home and Garden Show - Centralia Chronicle

Nationally-renowned, intricate woodworking has roots in Bay Area - Curbed SF

sf.curbed.com - Jan 31, 2019

Nationally-renowned, intricate woodworking has roots in Bay Area - Curbed SF

Fine arts, crafts show set in Tipp - Piqua Daily Call

www.dailycall.com - Jan 31, 2019

Fine arts, crafts show set in Tipp - Piqua Daily Call

​Police Warn Motorists Over The 'Dragon Of Bethesda' - LADbible

www.ladbible.com - Jan 31, 2019

​Police Warn Motorists Over The 'Dragon Of Bethesda' - LADbible

Spindle items - Lancaster Bee

www.lancasterbee.com - Jan 30, 2019

Spindle items - Lancaster Bee

Bird carving exhibition in Taipei features ar... - Taiwan News

www.taiwannews.com.tw - Jan 29, 2019

Bird carving exhibition in Taipei features ar... - Taiwan News

Local Woodcarvers to host 29th annual show this weekend in Harlingen - Monitor

www.themonitor.com - Jan 28, 2019

Local Woodcarvers to host 29th annual show this weekend in Harlingen - Monitor

The Harlow Gallery announces art workshops - Lewiston Sun Journal

www.sunjournal.com - Jan 26, 2019

The Harlow Gallery announces art workshops - Lewiston Sun Journal

Specialists lead wood-working, other craft classes at center - Dayton Daily News

www.daytondailynews.com - Jan 25, 2019

Specialists lead wood-working, other craft classes at center - Dayton Daily News

Learn More About Woodturning at Rockler Seattle & Tukwila - Monroe Monitor

monroemonitor.com - Jan 24, 2019

Learn More About Woodturning at Rockler Seattle & Tukwila - Monroe Monitor

Updated art studio opens at Heron Point | Arts - The Star Democrat

www.stardem.com - Jan 24, 2019

Updated art studio opens at Heron Point | Arts - The Star Democrat

From Osage orange and yew to vine maple - Moscow-Pullman Daily News

dnews.com - Jan 23, 2019

From Osage orange and yew to vine maple - Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Carving a niche: Marietta man brings wood to life - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

www.djournal.com - Jan 23, 2019

Carving a niche: Marietta man brings wood to life - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Touch wood - turning winter fuel into summer art - Radio New Zealand

www.radionz.co.nz - Jan 22, 2019

Touch wood - turning winter fuel into summer art - Radio New Zealand

Learn about woodturning on Feb. 9 | Lifestyle - MDJOnline.com

www.mdjonline.com - Jan 22, 2019

Learn about woodturning on Feb. 9 | Lifestyle - MDJOnline.com

Filipino sculptor hailed 'King of Ice Carvings' in France - UNTV News | UNTV News - UNTV News

www.untvweb.com - Jan 21, 2019

Filipino sculptor hailed 'King of Ice Carvings' in France - UNTV News | UNTV News - UNTV News

Entertainment | The new generation of Mbhokota sculptors - Zoutnet

www.zoutnet.co.za - Jan 21, 2019

Entertainment | The new generation of Mbhokota sculptors - Zoutnet

Strobe For Wood Turning Makes Inspection Easy - Hackaday

hackaday.com - Jan 20, 2019

Strobe For Wood Turning Makes Inspection Easy - Hackaday

Wood carving collection on display in Upper Providence - Montgomery Newspapers

www.montgomerynews.com - Jan 18, 2019

Wood carving collection on display in Upper Providence - Montgomery Newspapers

Giant camphor wood carving of ancient painting exhibited in Putian - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

www.xinhuanet.com - Jan 17, 2019

Giant camphor wood carving of ancient painting exhibited in Putian - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Man electrocuted while carving wood at Lee County workshop - Wink News

www.winknews.com - Jan 17, 2019

Man electrocuted while carving wood at Lee County workshop - Wink News

H. Arnold Wood Turning, Inc. Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary - ThomasNet News

news.thomasnet.com - Jan 16, 2019

H. Arnold Wood Turning, Inc. Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary - ThomasNet News

From ‘Simpsons’ animator to woodworker, local artist got props from a ‘Star Trek’ legend - The State

www.thestate.com - Jan 16, 2019

From ‘Simpsons’ animator to woodworker, local artist got props from a ‘Star Trek’ legend - The State

Mitcham Council: New playground's wooden owl carving excites internet | Messenger - The Advertiser

www.adelaidenow.com.au - Jan 15, 2019

Mitcham Council: New playground's wooden owl carving excites internet | Messenger - The Advertiser

As the Wood Turns: Meet Wyatt Speight Rhue - Garden & Gun Magazine

gardenandgun.com - Jan 14, 2019

As the Wood Turns: Meet Wyatt Speight Rhue - Garden & Gun Magazine

Wrexham's grizzly sculpture in memory of bear and lion trainer - Daily Post

www.dailypost.co.uk - Jan 14, 2019

Wrexham's grizzly sculpture in memory of bear and lion trainer - Daily Post

Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art - ArtfixDaily

www.artfixdaily.com - Jan 13, 2019

Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art - ArtfixDaily

Wood carving artists give back - Q13 News Seattle

q13fox.com - Jan 13, 2019

Wood carving artists give back - Q13 News Seattle

Village Gallery showcases quilts, carved wood sculptures - The Livingston County News

www.thelcn.com - Jan 11, 2019

Village Gallery showcases quilts, carved wood sculptures - The Livingston County News

Rock River Valley Carvers offer three woodcarving classes - Gazettextra

www.gazettextra.com - Jan 10, 2019

Rock River Valley Carvers offer three woodcarving classes - Gazettextra

Mesquite Woodturner Takes Blue Ribbon - Mesquite Local News

mesquitelocalnews.com - Jan 9, 2019

Mesquite Woodturner Takes Blue Ribbon - Mesquite Local News

Vienna 'Artist of the Year' brings depth, texture to woodcarvings - Inside NoVA

www.insidenova.com - Jan 8, 2019

Vienna 'Artist of the Year' brings depth, texture to woodcarvings - Inside NoVA

‘I’ve been very blessed’: Penticton wood carver racks up 300 awards for one-of-a-kind pieces - Global News

globalnews.ca - Jan 7, 2019

‘I’ve been very blessed’: Penticton wood carver racks up 300 awards for one-of-a-kind pieces - Global News

Duluth carver honors nature in woodwork: Bill Majewski's wood... - Brainerd Dispatch

www.brainerddispatch.com - Jan 5, 2019

Duluth carver honors nature in woodwork: Bill Majewski's wood... - Brainerd Dispatch

Carving handmade sculptural furniture from waste wood - CNBCTV18

www.cnbctv18.com - Jan 3, 2019

Carving handmade sculptural furniture from waste wood - CNBCTV18

Turn, Turn, Turn - Club Keeps Alive Traditional Art of Woodturning - The Keene Sentinel

www.sentinelsource.com - Jan 3, 2019

Turn, Turn, Turn - Club Keeps Alive Traditional Art of Woodturning - The Keene Sentinel

Latest North Shropshire news - shropshirestar.com

www.shropshirestar.com - May 3, 2017

Latest North Shropshire news - shropshirestar.com

Carver Shares His Craft With New Generations - KEYC

www.keyc.com - Dec 29, 2018

Carver Shares His Craft With New Generations - KEYC

Here's How To Properly Dispose Of That Christmas Tree - WVXU

www.wvxu.org - Dec 31, 2018

Here's How To Properly Dispose Of That Christmas Tree - WVXU

Billings 14-year-old finds quiet business success in 3D printing and wood carving - Billings Gazette

billingsgazette.com - Dec 29, 2018

Billings 14-year-old finds quiet business success in 3D printing and wood carving - Billings Gazette

Woodcarvers Club teaches intaglio-style carving seminar - Lakenewsonline.com

www.lakenewsonline.com - Dec 28, 2018

Woodcarvers Club teaches intaglio-style carving seminar - Lakenewsonline.com

Husband makes hand-carved Santa for wife every year - ABC15 Arizona

www.abc15.com - Dec 26, 2018

Husband makes hand-carved Santa for wife every year - ABC15 Arizona

KimoPics gallery features photography of 'Wintertide on the Potomac' - Martinsburg Journal

www.journal-news.net - Dec 26, 2018

KimoPics gallery features photography of 'Wintertide on the Potomac' - Martinsburg Journal

Mercer Island man creates hand-carved Santas - Mercer Island Reporter

www.mi-reporter.com - Dec 25, 2018

Mercer Island man creates hand-carved Santas - Mercer Island Reporter

Fine Arts Student of the Week: Decoy carving and pottery come... - Brainerd Dispatch

brainerddispatch.com - Dec 24, 2018

Fine Arts Student of the Week: Decoy carving and pottery come... - Brainerd Dispatch

Woodworkers make Christmas bright at Nationwide Children's Hospital - NBC4i.com

www.nbc4i.com - Dec 24, 2018

Woodworkers make Christmas bright at Nationwide Children's Hospital - NBC4i.com

The wizard of wood - Davis Enterprise

www.davisenterprise.com - Dec 23, 2018

The wizard of wood - Davis Enterprise

Moffat County Locals: Beary 'Happy' to meet you, says Sixth Street Bear - Craig Daily Press

www.craigdailypress.com - Dec 23, 2018

Moffat County Locals: Beary 'Happy' to meet you, says Sixth Street Bear - Craig Daily Press

Wooden ornaments | Local News - Danville Commercial News

www.commercial-news.com - Dec 21, 2018

Wooden ornaments | Local News - Danville Commercial News

"Gilded Glory: Chaozhou Woodcarving" exhibition showcases exquisite artistry, traditional lifestyle and breadth of Chinese folk culture - South China Morning Post

www.scmp.com - Dec 20, 2018

"Gilded Glory: Chaozhou Woodcarving" exhibition showcases exquisite artistry, traditional lifestyle and breadth of Chinese folk culture - South China Morning Post

A lathe, some tools and a piece of wood - Castine Patriot

castinepatriot.com - Dec 20, 2018

A lathe, some tools and a piece of wood - Castine Patriot

Sitka High design class marries tradition and technology in student paddle carving project - KTOO

www.ktoo.org - Dec 19, 2018

Sitka High design class marries tradition and technology in student paddle carving project - KTOO

Driftwood carved into beautiful manger scene | News - The Standard Banner

www.standardbanner.com - Dec 18, 2018

Driftwood carved into beautiful manger scene | News - The Standard Banner

Loïc Bard designs "sensual" burnt-wood Bone furniture and utensils - Dezeen

www.dezeen.com - Dec 16, 2018

Loïc Bard designs "sensual" burnt-wood Bone furniture and utensils - Dezeen

Meet the 91-year-old woodturner still working and caring for twins - Tasmania Examiner

www.examiner.com.au - Dec 16, 2018

Meet the 91-year-old woodturner still working and caring for twins - Tasmania Examiner

Queensland wood-turner spins attitudes towards disability around - ABC News

www.abc.net.au - Dec 15, 2018

Queensland wood-turner spins attitudes towards disability around - ABC News

Whittle while you work: Metro Carvers turn ordinary wood blocks into art - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

www.voicenews.com - Dec 15, 2018

Whittle while you work: Metro Carvers turn ordinary wood blocks into art - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

See Chris Pratt's Romantic B-Day Tribute to Katherine Schwarzenegger - E! NEWS

www.eonline.com - Dec 14, 2018

See Chris Pratt's Romantic B-Day Tribute to Katherine Schwarzenegger - E! NEWS

Made Bayou Art and Craft Show - KATC Lafayette News

katc.com - Dec 14, 2018

Made Bayou Art and Craft Show - KATC Lafayette News

Earl's restaurant and bar is carving out a niche on Ninth Street - Greensboro News & Record

www.greensboro.com - Dec 12, 2018

Earl's restaurant and bar is carving out a niche on Ninth Street - Greensboro News & Record

DDA announces ice sculpture winners from weekend | Local News - Rawlinstimes

www.rawlinstimes.com - Dec 12, 2018

DDA announces ice sculpture winners from weekend | Local News - Rawlinstimes

Historic tree to see new life at Artists Row - The Salem News

www.salemnews.com - Dec 10, 2018

Historic tree to see new life at Artists Row - The Salem News

‘A man in a workshop in Macon’ touches lives - The Telegraph

www.macon.com - Dec 9, 2018

‘A man in a workshop in Macon’ touches lives - The Telegraph

Woodcarving monument - myndnow.com

www.myndnow.com - Dec 9, 2018

Woodcarving monument - myndnow.com

Music-inspired tree trunk carvings unveiled on Hamilton Road - The London Free Press

lfpress.com - Dec 9, 2018

Music-inspired tree trunk carvings unveiled on Hamilton Road - The London Free Press

Fort Walton Beach blacksmith starting folk school - The Northwest Florida Daily News

www.nwfdailynews.com - Dec 7, 2018

Fort Walton Beach blacksmith starting folk school - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Pop-up gallery open in Richland - Tri-City Herald

www.tri-cityherald.com - Dec 7, 2018

Pop-up gallery open in Richland - Tri-City Herald

Gallery offers Little Treasures | Local News - Greensburg Daily News

www.greensburgdailynews.com - Dec 6, 2018

Gallery offers Little Treasures | Local News - Greensburg Daily News

St. Thomas Aquinas Church to host Mass, wood carving sales - Freeport Journal-Standard

www.journalstandard.com - Dec 6, 2018

St. Thomas Aquinas Church to host Mass, wood carving sales - Freeport Journal-Standard

Class to instruct vets about wood carving - Joplin Globe

www.joplinglobe.com - Dec 5, 2018

Class to instruct vets about wood carving - Joplin Globe

Marysville man uses a lathe to create - The Marysville Advocate

www.marysvilleonline.net - Dec 5, 2018

Marysville man uses a lathe to create - The Marysville Advocate

African wood carvings and sculpture on display in Beijing - CGTN

news.cgtn.com - Dec 3, 2018

African wood carvings and sculpture on display in Beijing - CGTN

The Inspiring Sculptor Who Made a Lasting Impact on Cherokee Art - Artsy

www.artsy.net - Dec 2, 2018

The Inspiring Sculptor Who Made a Lasting Impact on Cherokee Art - Artsy

Appeal for help after vandals damage wooden fox sculpture Fido in Dane Valley Woods - The Isle of Thanet News

theisleofthanetnews.com - Dec 1, 2018

Appeal for help after vandals damage wooden fox sculpture Fido in Dane Valley Woods - The Isle of Thanet News

Harbor Artisans celebrates winter - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal - Republican Journal

waldo.villagesoup.com - Dec 1, 2018

Harbor Artisans celebrates winter - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal - Republican Journal

Garden changed to gallery of wooden sculptures - The Slovak Spectator

spectator.sme.sk - Dec 1, 2018

Garden changed to gallery of wooden sculptures - The Slovak Spectator

Gatlinburg reflects two years after devastating fires - WKYT

www.wkyt.com - Nov 29, 2018

Gatlinburg reflects two years after devastating fires - WKYT

The art of 'woodturning' | Local News - Shelbyville Daily Union

www.shelbyvilledailyunion.com - Nov 29, 2018

The art of 'woodturning' | Local News - Shelbyville Daily Union

Wood you believe it! - Carving estimated at £400 sells for £35000 at Shrewsbury action - shropshirestar.com

www.shropshirestar.com - Nov 29, 2018

Wood you believe it! - Carving estimated at £400 sells for £35000 at Shrewsbury action - shropshirestar.com

MSP searching for wood carvings stolen earlier this year - WZZM13.com

www.wzzm13.com - Nov 27, 2018

MSP searching for wood carvings stolen earlier this year - WZZM13.com

Rock Island business owner turning trees into kitchen tools - WQAD Moline

wqad.com - Nov 25, 2018

Rock Island business owner turning trees into kitchen tools - WQAD Moline

Architect, wood engraver opens new exhibitions in Gaziantep - Daily Sabah

www.dailysabah.com - Nov 25, 2018

Architect, wood engraver opens new exhibitions in Gaziantep - Daily Sabah

China's Chaozhou woodcarvers created an art form that still thrives - South China Morning Post

www.scmp.com - Nov 23, 2018

China's Chaozhou woodcarvers created an art form that still thrives - South China Morning Post

Art through the eyes of 3 Parksville woodworkers - Parksville Qualicum Beach News

www.pqbnews.com - Nov 22, 2018

Art through the eyes of 3 Parksville woodworkers - Parksville Qualicum Beach News

Leitrim contemporary craftsman Roy Humphreys in the national spotlight at Gifted - Leitrim Observer

www.leitrimobserver.ie - Nov 22, 2018

Leitrim contemporary craftsman Roy Humphreys in the national spotlight at Gifted - Leitrim Observer

Wooden sentinel watches over Eden Prairie home | Local - SW News Media

www.swnewsmedia.com - Nov 20, 2018

Wooden sentinel watches over Eden Prairie home | Local - SW News Media

The Quest for Finding Bangladesh - The Daily Star

www.thedailystar.net - Nov 19, 2018

The Quest for Finding Bangladesh - The Daily Star

How Naseer Yasna is working to preserve an Afghan woodcarving tradition - The National

www.thenational.ae - Nov 19, 2018

How Naseer Yasna is working to preserve an Afghan woodcarving tradition - The National

East Bend man wins Judges’ Choice award at Dixie Classic Fair - Yadkin Ripple

www.yadkinripple.com - Nov 15, 2018

East Bend man wins Judges’ Choice award at Dixie Classic Fair - Yadkin Ripple

Wood works wonders at new North Vancouver community studio - North Shore News

www.nsnews.com - Nov 15, 2018

Wood works wonders at new North Vancouver community studio - North Shore News

Turning dead trees into art pieces

www.thehindu.com - Nov 14, 2018

Turning dead trees into art pieces

College Hosts Woodturners' Show

www.sheridanmedia.com - Nov 14, 2018

College Hosts Woodturners' Show

Cambria craftsman turns 'tortured' pieces of wood into stunning art

www.sanluisobispo.com - Nov 13, 2018

Cambria craftsman turns 'tortured' pieces of wood into stunning art

Top 10 Best Lathe Machine – Our Top Picks 2018

bittasset.com - Nov 13, 2018

Top 10 Best Lathe Machine – Our Top Picks 2018

From Aladdin to Mufasa, local artist sculpts characters for big-name Hollywood studios

www.the-standard.org - Nov 13, 2018

From Aladdin to Mufasa, local artist sculpts characters for big-name Hollywood studios

Veterans in Recovery use Innovation Studio for therapeutic woodturning

www.dailynebraskan.com - Nov 12, 2018

Veterans in Recovery use Innovation Studio for therapeutic woodturning

MI man crafts wooden carving depicting the sacrifices of veterans

www.wnem.com - Nov 10, 2018

MI man crafts wooden carving depicting the sacrifices of veterans

Time to Get Crafty! Mountain View Craft Fair

www.pahomepage.com - Nov 8, 2018

Time to Get Crafty! Mountain View Craft Fair

Ocean City wood carving art show to benefit local veterans

www.delmarvanow.com - Nov 8, 2018

Ocean City wood carving art show to benefit local veterans

Courthouse woodcarving honors those who died young

www.conradrecord.com - Nov 7, 2018

Courthouse woodcarving honors those who died young

Crestview woodworker showcases items at library

www.crestviewbulletin.com - Nov 6, 2018

Crestview woodworker showcases items at library

Winx inspires chainsaw artist John Brady to carve her for posterity

www.abc.net.au - Nov 5, 2018

Winx inspires chainsaw artist John Brady to carve her for posterity

Cary man carves out niche with wooden birds, waterfowl

www.nwherald.com - Nov 4, 2018

Cary man carves out niche with wooden birds, waterfowl

The Transcendent Spirit of Haitian Contemporary Art

hyperallergic.com - Nov 3, 2018

The Transcendent Spirit of Haitian Contemporary Art

North Dakota Woodturners hosting events at BSC this weekend

bismarcktribune.com - Nov 2, 2018

North Dakota Woodturners hosting events at BSC this weekend

NAWC names featured carvers

www.baxterbulletin.com - Nov 2, 2018

NAWC names featured carvers

Woodcarving show planned in Franklin

www.dailyjournal.net - Nov 1, 2018

Woodcarving show planned in Franklin

Record numbers for woodturning event

www.sleafordstandard.co.uk - Oct 30, 2018

Record numbers for woodturning event

Turning and carving a Yew jack-o-lantern

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Oct 30, 2018

Turning and carving a Yew jack-o-lantern

Chainsaw artists are carving out a name for themselves

www.gippslandtimes.com.au - Oct 29, 2018

Chainsaw artists are carving out a name for themselves

Woodcraft Store Manager Writes Guide to Learn Carving with Soap

www.broadwayworld.com - Oct 29, 2018

Woodcraft Store Manager Writes Guide to Learn Carving with Soap

Carvers leave their mark at Barbecue Festival

www.the-dispatch.com - Oct 27, 2018

Carvers leave their mark at Barbecue Festival

Disneyland's Wood Carving Guru | Bartell's Backroads

www.abc10.com - Oct 27, 2018

Disneyland's Wood Carving Guru | Bartell's Backroads

Arrowhead Gallery ETC features Barry Gray and Mel Scott in November

suindependent.com - Oct 27, 2018

Arrowhead Gallery ETC features Barry Gray and Mel Scott in November

Chance to see a professional wood turner in action in Dudley

www.dudleynews.co.uk - Oct 25, 2018

Chance to see a professional wood turner in action in Dudley

Studio Tours feature extreme pumpkin carving, mask making

www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com - Oct 25, 2018

Studio Tours feature extreme pumpkin carving, mask making

Couple promote Putian wood carving in SE China's Fujian

www.xinhuanet.com - Oct 24, 2018

Couple promote Putian wood carving in SE China's Fujian

Folk life shows the spirit of Appalachia at Mountain Makins

www.citizentribune.com - Oct 24, 2018

Folk life shows the spirit of Appalachia at Mountain Makins

Turkish man to set new record on most fragile art

www.dailysabah.com - Oct 23, 2018

Turkish man to set new record on most fragile art

Wood carver making a successful business in Langkawi

www.dailyexpress.com.my - Oct 23, 2018

Wood carver making a successful business in Langkawi

Reservations being taken for dinner with famed woodworker Chad Stanton

www.herald-dispatch.com - Oct 22, 2018

Reservations being taken for dinner with famed woodworker Chad Stanton

Home Craft Days Festival serves up traditional favorites, new features

www.timesnews.net - Oct 22, 2018

Home Craft Days Festival serves up traditional favorites, new features

A look inside the Woodcarvers and Woodturners Show and Sale

www.nbc15.com - Oct 21, 2018

A look inside the Woodcarvers and Woodturners Show and Sale

Dubai Culture hosts wood, gypsum workshop

www.tradearabia.com - Oct 20, 2018

Dubai Culture hosts wood, gypsum workshop

Award-Winning Carver Brings Wooden Birds to Life

www.ecori.org - Oct 19, 2018

Award-Winning Carver Brings Wooden Birds to Life

Arrowmont opens new dormitory after Gatlinburg wildfires

www.wbir.com - Oct 19, 2018

Arrowmont opens new dormitory after Gatlinburg wildfires

Westby Sons of Norway members learn about woodcarving

lacrossetribune.com - Oct 18, 2018

Westby Sons of Norway members learn about woodcarving

Chef ditches kitchen to pursue woodcarving passion

www.wthr.com - Oct 17, 2018

Chef ditches kitchen to pursue woodcarving passion

Crafters demo old ways of making

www.concordmonitor.com - Oct 17, 2018

Crafters demo old ways of making

Donald Greene Carves Spirit Into His Creations

www.courant.com - Oct 16, 2018

Donald Greene Carves Spirit Into His Creations

Holy Cross Cantor Art Gallery to Display Contemporary Devotional Master Works From Kathmandu Valley

news.holycross.edu - Oct 15, 2018

Holy Cross Cantor Art Gallery to Display Contemporary Devotional Master Works From Kathmandu Valley

Carving out a natural home on the North Coast

northcoastcourier.co.za - Oct 14, 2018

Carving out a natural home on the North Coast

Pendleton's carved decoys to be on display at Craftsman's Fair

www.dailyadvance.com - Oct 13, 2018

Pendleton's carved decoys to be on display at Craftsman's Fair

SouthEastern Delaware Artist Studio Tour set for 24th year

www.coastalpoint.com - Oct 12, 2018

SouthEastern Delaware Artist Studio Tour set for 24th year

Lumberjack and Carving Competition Set for Sullivan County

wnep.com - Oct 12, 2018

Lumberjack and Carving Competition Set for Sullivan County

Woodturning with Ken Greatbatch

www.sentinelsource.com - Oct 12, 2018

Woodturning with Ken Greatbatch

Art from the Bark

www.dailyprogress.com - Oct 11, 2018

Art from the Bark

Carve out time for Empty Bowls

www.postbulletin.com - Oct 11, 2018

Carve out time for Empty Bowls

In a rhino stronghold, indigenous wood-carvers cut through stereotypes

news.mongabay.com - Oct 10, 2018

In a rhino stronghold, indigenous wood-carvers cut through stereotypes

House Works: Wood turning is a great home workshop hobby

ottawacitizen.com - Oct 9, 2018

House Works: Wood turning is a great home workshop hobby

Carving a lion out of fallen history

www.lowellsun.com - Oct 9, 2018

Carving a lion out of fallen history

Carved with Care: Neshannock Township man a self-taught woodwork artist

www.ncnewsonline.com - Oct 8, 2018

Carved with Care: Neshannock Township man a self-taught woodwork artist

Man of many talents wins Sculpture in the Gaol Escapee Trial

www.macleayargus.com.au - Oct 8, 2018

Man of many talents wins Sculpture in the Gaol Escapee Trial

Norfolk luthier opens handcrafted guitar shop

pilotonline.com - Oct 7, 2018

Norfolk luthier opens handcrafted guitar shop

Central Point Woodcarvers Show displays local craftsmanship

ktvl.com - Oct 7, 2018

Central Point Woodcarvers Show displays local craftsmanship

Inmates learn wood carving from a master

www.postguam.com - Oct 5, 2018

Inmates learn wood carving from a master

Wood Carvers To Gain, Exchange Skills With Indonesian Experts

fijisun.com.fj - Oct 4, 2018

Wood Carvers To Gain, Exchange Skills With Indonesian Experts

Cannon River Bowl & Spoon puts new spin on old craft of woodturning

www.startribune.com - Oct 4, 2018

Cannon River Bowl & Spoon puts new spin on old craft of woodturning

Wood carving installed on museum lawn

www.sweethomenews.com - Oct 2, 2018

Wood carving installed on museum lawn

Art on Track Festival features art, history, stories and more

www.jacksonsun.com - Oct 2, 2018

Art on Track Festival features art, history, stories and more

The Museum Of The Cherokee Indian Hopes Art Can Attract New Visitors

www.bpr.org - Oct 1, 2018

The Museum Of The Cherokee Indian Hopes Art Can Attract New Visitors

McLeod cleans up at carving competition in Saint Andrews

www.cumberlandnewsnow.com - Sep 30, 2018

McLeod cleans up at carving competition in Saint Andrews

Peterborough artisans navigate river themes

www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com - Sep 29, 2018

Peterborough artisans navigate river themes

The artist in residence: The Gustave Baumann house

www.santafenewmexican.com - Sep 28, 2018

The artist in residence: The Gustave Baumann house

Underrated art of carving

www.khmertimeskh.com - Sep 27, 2018

Underrated art of carving

Allegany Artisans entering fourth decade

www.eveningtribune.com - Sep 27, 2018

Allegany Artisans entering fourth decade

Building boxes for children of courage

www.southeastsun.com - Sep 26, 2018

Building boxes for children of courage

Naga villagers carve out an eco-friendly livelihood by reviving traditional crafts and weaves

yourstory.com - Sep 25, 2018

Naga villagers carve out an eco-friendly livelihood by reviving traditional crafts and weaves

Chainsaw events bring world-class talent, camraderie to Libby

www.thewesternnews.com - Sep 25, 2018

Chainsaw events bring world-class talent, camraderie to Libby

Wood carvers enjoy craft, camaraderie

www.ocala.com - Sep 24, 2018

Wood carvers enjoy craft, camaraderie

A restored courthouse, an artisan marketplace and a dream to build a creative economy in Wilkes County

www.journalnow.com - Sep 22, 2018

A restored courthouse, an artisan marketplace and a dream to build a creative economy in Wilkes County

Minnesota woodturners' boxes give sick kids a place for beads of courage

www.startribune.com - Sep 22, 2018

Minnesota woodturners' boxes give sick kids a place for beads of courage

Chainsaw fest debuts in Pine Grove

www.republicanherald.com - Sep 22, 2018

Chainsaw fest debuts in Pine Grove

Wiregrass Woodturners make Beads of Courage boxes

www.southeastsun.com - Sep 21, 2018

Wiregrass Woodturners make Beads of Courage boxes

Lunenburg art cooperative bringing its finest works to Halifax

www.thechronicleherald.ca - Sep 21, 2018

Lunenburg art cooperative bringing its finest works to Halifax

Alberta woodcarver shows support for Humboldt Broncos with life-size sculpture

globalnews.ca - Sep 21, 2018

Alberta woodcarver shows support for Humboldt Broncos with life-size sculpture

Corpus Christi wood carver brings birds to life with chisels, color, and care

www.caller.com - Sep 20, 2018

Corpus Christi wood carver brings birds to life with chisels, color, and care

Cumbrian craft tools fall foul of new knife law

www.bbc.co.uk - Sep 18, 2018

Cumbrian craft tools fall foul of new knife law

Hubbardston benefits from farmer's legacy of woodcarving

www.thegardnernews.com - Sep 18, 2018

Hubbardston benefits from farmer's legacy of woodcarving

6 reasons why Zimbabwe should be on your bucket list

www.freepressjournal.in - Sep 16, 2018

6 reasons why Zimbabwe should be on your bucket list

Wood carving artist to teach at Fall Festival

www.greensburgdailynews.com - Sep 15, 2018

Wood carving artist to teach at Fall Festival

White Pine Village to host Lumber Days

news.pioneergroup.com - Sep 14, 2018

White Pine Village to host Lumber Days

Enormous wood carving showcases beauty of Great Wall

www.china.org.cn - Sep 14, 2018

Enormous wood carving showcases beauty of Great Wall

Where's Shane? Trying some delicious food at the Kansas State Fair

www.kwch.com - Sep 14, 2018

Where's Shane? Trying some delicious food at the Kansas State Fair

Meet artists on their home turf during Edmonds studio tour

www.heraldnet.com - Sep 13, 2018

Meet artists on their home turf during Edmonds studio tour

Arnold Schwarzenegger immortalised in life-size wood carving out of single tree trunk

www.mirror.co.uk - Sep 12, 2018

Arnold Schwarzenegger immortalised in life-size wood carving out of single tree trunk

Wood sculptors to carve up major event in Stevens Point

www.wsaw.com - Sep 12, 2018

Wood sculptors to carve up major event in Stevens Point

Try your hand at wood carving: Oxford group seeks new members

www.oxfordmail.co.uk - Sep 10, 2018

Try your hand at wood carving: Oxford group seeks new members

Medicine Hat artist commemorates life of bull rider Ty Pozzobon with live-size wood carving

www.thestar.com - Sep 9, 2018

Medicine Hat artist commemorates life of bull rider Ty Pozzobon with live-size wood carving

Rose carves out her new passion

www.dailymercury.com.au - Sep 9, 2018

Rose carves out her new passion

Amateur completely botches restoration of 15th century religious statues

pickle.nine.com.au - Sep 9, 2018

Amateur completely botches restoration of 15th century religious statues

Part-time Woodcarving Course

www.oxfordtimes.co.uk - Sep 8, 2018

Part-time Woodcarving Course

Pistol Pete wood carving sprouts up

www.ocolly.com - Sep 7, 2018

Pistol Pete wood carving sprouts up

Dinner will be served with a mystery

www.the-dispatch.com - Sep 5, 2018

Dinner will be served with a mystery

Chainsaw carvers to show their skills at Moonshine Madness

www.theosakisreview.com - Sep 5, 2018

Chainsaw carvers to show their skills at Moonshine Madness

German artist wins Carve Carrbridge

www.bbc.co.uk - Sep 4, 2018

German artist wins Carve Carrbridge

Aurukun Artist Garry Namponan turning heads with unique camp dog and owl wood carvings

www.cairnspost.com.au - Sep 3, 2018

Aurukun Artist Garry Namponan turning heads with unique camp dog and owl wood carvings

28th annual woodcarving show in Springfield

foxillinois.com - Sep 3, 2018

28th annual woodcarving show in Springfield

On board a Viking ship: the Draken Harald Harfagre is docked in Philadelphia

www.pennlive.com - Sep 1, 2018

On board a Viking ship: the Draken Harald Harfagre is docked in Philadelphia

Woodturner Raymond at Saltwater Artists Gallery

lcnme.com - Aug 31, 2018

Woodturner Raymond at Saltwater Artists Gallery

Local Wood Carving Artist Gets Pieces Ready to Sell at National Folk Festival

www.wboc.com - Aug 31, 2018

Local Wood Carving Artist Gets Pieces Ready to Sell at National Folk Festival

Art Under the Oaks event slated in Independence

wcfcourier.com - Aug 31, 2018

Art Under the Oaks event slated in Independence

Wood carvings celebrate heritage open days

www.sleafordstandard.co.uk - Aug 30, 2018

Wood carvings celebrate heritage open days

Turned wood artists featured at Artisans on the Square in Greenville

www.lagrangenews.com - Aug 29, 2018

Turned wood artists featured at Artisans on the Square in Greenville

Standing tall: Three new totem poles unveiled in Juneau

www.ktva.com - Aug 27, 2018

Standing tall: Three new totem poles unveiled in Juneau

Local woodcarvers craft Windsor chairs like the colonists

mailtribune.com - Aug 26, 2018

Local woodcarvers craft Windsor chairs like the colonists

Carving a niche: Woodcarvers from around the country gather in Sandwich

www.mywebtimes.com - Aug 25, 2018

Carving a niche: Woodcarvers from around the country gather in Sandwich

Video: Truro man brings wood turning to the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition

www.trurodaily.com - Aug 24, 2018

Video: Truro man brings wood turning to the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition

Sutherlin teen starts woodworking business in family garage

www.nrtoday.com - Aug 23, 2018

Sutherlin teen starts woodworking business in family garage

Indigenous artist to teach fall class in wood carving at Okanagan College

www.kelownadailycourier.ca - Aug 22, 2018

Indigenous artist to teach fall class in wood carving at Okanagan College

Ordinary wood turned into furniture

southerncourier.co.za - Aug 21, 2018

Ordinary wood turned into furniture

Merritt acquires Agrell Architectural Carving

www.crainscleveland.com - Aug 21, 2018

Merritt acquires Agrell Architectural Carving

Free 'Art in Wood' exhibition on display at Ely Cathedral Centre opened by district council leader

www.elystandard.co.uk - Aug 20, 2018

Free 'Art in Wood' exhibition on display at Ely Cathedral Centre opened by district council leader

What's your story: Caledonia man shares art of chainsaw sculptures

journaltimes.com - Aug 20, 2018

What's your story: Caledonia man shares art of chainsaw sculptures

Artist's busts capture subjects' souls

english.vietnamnet.vn - Aug 19, 2018

Artist's busts capture subjects' souls

IN PICTURES: The otter sculptures that are brightening up a Buckingham park

www.bucksherald.co.uk - Aug 18, 2018

IN PICTURES: The otter sculptures that are brightening up a Buckingham park

Woodcarving show Saturday in Waterbury

www.stowetoday.com - Aug 17, 2018

Woodcarving show Saturday in Waterbury

Popular Indigenous Wood Carving class returns to OC this fall

www.kelownanow.com - Aug 16, 2018

Popular Indigenous Wood Carving class returns to OC this fall

Sculpting by the slice

www.winonapost.com - Aug 15, 2018

Sculpting by the slice

Chainsaw artist immortalizes famous Osage ballerina in sculpture outside Tallchief Theater in Fairfax

www.tulsaworld.com - Aug 14, 2018

Chainsaw artist immortalizes famous Osage ballerina in sculpture outside Tallchief Theater in Fairfax

Lake Superior Chainsaw Sculpture Championship Crowns a Winner

www.fox21online.com - Aug 13, 2018

Lake Superior Chainsaw Sculpture Championship Crowns a Winner

Lotin: Kuantan boy turned internationally-known wood carver

www.nst.com.my - Aug 12, 2018

Lotin: Kuantan boy turned internationally-known wood carver

Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker's Island

www.superiortelegram.com - Aug 10, 2018

Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker's Island

An Afternoon with Woodturner Dale Cook

www.designandlivingmagazine.com - Aug 9, 2018

An Afternoon with Woodturner Dale Cook

Woodcarving couple take it up a notch

www.toacorn.com - Aug 9, 2018

Woodcarving couple take it up a notch

Former city of Decatur engineer transforms dead trees into beautiful bowls

decaturish.com - Aug 7, 2018

Former city of Decatur engineer transforms dead trees into beautiful bowls

CANO Art & Music Fest Reveals Winning Artists

cnynews.com - Aug 6, 2018

CANO Art & Music Fest Reveals Winning Artists

Carvers look to take it up a notch at weekend event

www.southernminn.com - Aug 6, 2018

Carvers look to take it up a notch at weekend event

Painting in The Age of Anxiety

hyperallergic.com - Aug 5, 2018

Painting in The Age of Anxiety

Chainsaw artist: a cut above the rest

www.thecourier.co.uk - Aug 4, 2018

Chainsaw artist: a cut above the rest

Artistic Woodturners of Northwest Florida never stop learning

www.pnj.com - Aug 4, 2018

Artistic Woodturners of Northwest Florida never stop learning

Chainsaw artist carves tree stump into a fierce dragon

www.stalbertgazette.com - Aug 3, 2018

Chainsaw artist carves tree stump into a fierce dragon

Turning to hand-craft as Cork Craft Month kicks off

www.irishexaminer.com - Aug 3, 2018

Turning to hand-craft as Cork Craft Month kicks off

Grey Towers hosts 14th annual Festival of Wood

www.poconorecord.com - Aug 3, 2018

Grey Towers hosts 14th annual Festival of Wood

Down to a fine art

www.nwestiowa.com - Aug 2, 2018

Down to a fine art

Woodcarving champion brings his expertise to The Villages

www.thevillagesdailysun.com - Aug 2, 2018

Woodcarving champion brings his expertise to The Villages

Oakwood Art Studio - Part Of Hampshire Open Studios

lymington.com - Aug 1, 2018

Oakwood Art Studio - Part Of Hampshire Open Studios

Keyhaven Artist's Exhibition

lymington.com - Aug 1, 2018

Keyhaven Artist's Exhibition

Luck leads police to eagle carving stolen from Hope, BC

www.cbc.ca - Jul 31, 2018

Luck leads police to eagle carving stolen from Hope, BC

Woodcarving Club teaches cottonwood bark-carving skills

www.lakenewsonline.com - Jul 30, 2018

Woodcarving Club teaches cottonwood bark-carving skills

Suburban workshop teaches the art of wood turning to a new generation

wgntv.com - Jul 29, 2018

Suburban workshop teaches the art of wood turning to a new generation

Visiting chainsaw artist carves dead ash trees into monumental sculptures

qctimes.com - Jul 29, 2018

Visiting chainsaw artist carves dead ash trees into monumental sculptures

Centuries-old gum tree given new life thanks to talented woodcarving artist

www.abc.net.au - Jul 28, 2018

Centuries-old gum tree given new life thanks to talented woodcarving artist

New York Mills priest creates carvings through prayer

www.uticaod.com - Jul 28, 2018

New York Mills priest creates carvings through prayer

Shimla's 250-year-old Hilltop Temple Regains Its Past Glory

www.indiawest.com - Jul 28, 2018

Shimla's 250-year-old Hilltop Temple Regains Its Past Glory

'Hiawatha' could find new home outside Riverside Park

lacrossetribune.com - Jul 27, 2018

'Hiawatha' could find new home outside Riverside Park

Of wood and spirit

taosnews.com - Jul 26, 2018

Of wood and spirit

Woodturner to give demonstration at Carson City Art Gallery

www.nevadaappeal.com - Jul 26, 2018

Woodturner to give demonstration at Carson City Art Gallery

Back Alley Tour celebrates local artists

www.melfortjournal.com - Jul 24, 2018

Back Alley Tour celebrates local artists

Cherokee sculptor to be featured at WCU Fine Art Museum

theonefeather.com - Jul 23, 2018

Cherokee sculptor to be featured at WCU Fine Art Museum

Married couple shares passion for creating wood turning art

www.themountainpress.com - Jul 22, 2018

Married couple shares passion for creating wood turning art

What can you learn from duck decoy carvings? A lot about Louisiana culture, this Baton Rouge man says

www.theadvocate.com - Jul 21, 2018

What can you learn from duck decoy carvings? A lot about Louisiana culture, this Baton Rouge man says

Woodcarvers gather for classes, exposition

www.thewetumpkaherald.com - Jul 18, 2018

Woodcarvers gather for classes, exposition

Marblehead sculptor Mary Spitzer shows a mix of old and new pieces in 'Wood Carvings and Assemblages'

marblehead.wickedlocal.com - Jul 17, 2018

Marblehead sculptor Mary Spitzer shows a mix of old and new pieces in 'Wood Carvings and Assemblages'

Monson to celebrate Summerfest on Saturday

www.wabi.tv - Jul 17, 2018

Monson to celebrate Summerfest on Saturday

Chain saw artists enhance annual event

www.butlereagle.com - Jul 16, 2018

Chain saw artists enhance annual event

Iowa veteran found therapy in woodcarving, and now he needs the community's help

www.kimt.com - Jul 15, 2018

Iowa veteran found therapy in woodcarving, and now he needs the community's help

Photos: Sugar Creek Arts Festival opens for weekend

www.pantagraph.com - Jul 15, 2018

Photos: Sugar Creek Arts Festival opens for weekend

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

www.npr.org - Jul 14, 2018

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

Show puts spotlight on Irish craft and design

connachttribune.ie - Jul 13, 2018

Show puts spotlight on Irish craft and design

Wood carving demo at Winona County History Center

www.postbulletin.com - Jul 13, 2018

Wood carving demo at Winona County History Center

Academy attracts wood carvers from near and far

www.dailyrecordnews.com - Jul 12, 2018

Academy attracts wood carvers from near and far

Woodturner returns to his childhood passion

www.communityadvocate.com - Jul 12, 2018

Woodturner returns to his childhood passion

Tampa woodworker reveals unseen art in trees

www.fox13news.com - Jul 12, 2018

Tampa woodworker reveals unseen art in trees

Mancos artist lives and works in quirky roadside museum

the-journal.com - Jul 11, 2018

Mancos artist lives and works in quirky roadside museum

Wood turning: creating a baseball bat

www.lenconnect.com - Jul 10, 2018

Wood turning: creating a baseball bat

Myanmar gov't urged to set up handicrafts center to boost handicrafts market

www.mizzima.com - Jul 10, 2018

Myanmar gov't urged to set up handicrafts center to boost handicrafts market

Kapampangan showcases woodcarving prowess in Cambodia

www.sunstar.com.ph - Jul 9, 2018

Kapampangan showcases woodcarving prowess in Cambodia

Escondido's influential tiki man 'Bosko' is subject of new film

www.sandiegouniontribune.com - Jul 8, 2018

Escondido's influential tiki man 'Bosko' is subject of new film

The well-intentioned copies that went wrong

www.bbc.com - Jul 6, 2018

The well-intentioned copies that went wrong

Turning wood into gems

www.mauinews.com - Jul 6, 2018

Turning wood into gems

A master craftsman's love affair with wood

hudson.wickedlocal.com - Jul 5, 2018

A master craftsman's love affair with wood

11 abandoned crafts revived in Markazi province

www.tehrantimes.com - Jul 5, 2018

11 abandoned crafts revived in Markazi province

Eastern enamour – the Uzbekistan experience

timesofindia.indiatimes.com - Jul 4, 2018

Eastern enamour – the Uzbekistan experience

Local wood turners exhibit

www.gettysburgtimes.com - Jul 4, 2018

Local wood turners exhibit

Award winning crafts

www.fergusfallsjournal.com - Jul 3, 2018

Award winning crafts

Woodturners produce finials for town's historic gardens

www.eadt.co.uk - Jul 3, 2018

Woodturners produce finials for town's historic gardens

This miniature artiste is carving his own identity

timesofindia.indiatimes.com - Jul 3, 2018

This miniature artiste is carving his own identity

Local woodcarvers club teaches caricature carving course

www.lakenewsonline.com - Jul 2, 2018

Local woodcarvers club teaches caricature carving course

Tree sculptures scanned for future use

www.lhvc.com - Jun 30, 2018

Tree sculptures scanned for future use

Painting the Saudi vision at Souq Okaz festival

www.arabnews.com - Jun 29, 2018

Painting the Saudi vision at Souq Okaz festival

Dave Richards to demonstate unique woodturning craft at Plough Gallery

www.albanyherald.com - Jun 29, 2018

Dave Richards to demonstate unique woodturning craft at Plough Gallery

Local artist brings wood to life

www.bdtonline.com - Jun 28, 2018

Local artist brings wood to life

Custom wood bike stem caps add style to your ride

www.csindy.com - Jun 27, 2018

Custom wood bike stem caps add style to your ride

Woodcarving in Agusan

tempo.com.ph - Jun 26, 2018

Woodcarving in Agusan

Micro-carving masterpieces on show in southwest China

gbtimes.com - Jun 26, 2018

Micro-carving masterpieces on show in southwest China

How to Make Your Own Woodblock Print Like the Japanese Masters

mymodernmet.com - Jun 24, 2018

How to Make Your Own Woodblock Print Like the Japanese Masters

Carving competition creates big buzz

thesiuslawnews.com - Jun 23, 2018

Carving competition creates big buzz

The Evelyn Burrow Museum opens biennial sculptors exhibition “Rendezvous”

news.wallacestate.edu - Jun 21, 2018

The Evelyn Burrow Museum opens biennial sculptors exhibition “Rendezvous”

Valuable wood carving stolen from prominent local carver

www.cowichanvalleycitizen.com - Jun 21, 2018

Valuable wood carving stolen from prominent local carver

Festival lighter on sand, heavier on sawdust this year

www.thedailyworld.com - Jun 21, 2018

Festival lighter on sand, heavier on sawdust this year

World Cup inspired statues carved in wood

www.aol.co.uk - Jun 19, 2018

World Cup inspired statues carved in wood

Chronicle - Who Knew: State Ornithologist, Boston Woodturning, and Melrose Symphony Orchestra

www.wcvb.com - Jun 19, 2018

Chronicle - Who Knew: State Ornithologist, Boston Woodturning, and Melrose Symphony Orchestra

National awardees of Indian handicrafts to present their art at Heimtextil India & Ambiente India

economictimes.indiatimes.com - Jun 18, 2018

National awardees of Indian handicrafts to present their art at Heimtextil India & Ambiente India

Water, fire, love, loss — Whittle the Wood carvers have myriad motivations

www.craigdailypress.com - Jun 17, 2018

Water, fire, love, loss — Whittle the Wood carvers have myriad motivations

Midsummer Fest at Norskedalen a celebration of heritage

lacrossetribune.com - Jun 17, 2018

Midsummer Fest at Norskedalen a celebration of heritage

Henderson County Seeks Artists

www.transylvaniatimes.com - Jun 16, 2018

Henderson County Seeks Artists

How an 'accidental artist' became the zen master of wood

www.sacbee.com - Jun 16, 2018

How an 'accidental artist' became the zen master of wood

Odyssey, Jack Whitten Sculpture, The Baltimore Of Museum Art

www.forbes.com - Jun 15, 2018

Odyssey, Jack Whitten Sculpture, The Baltimore Of Museum Art

Want relaxation, fellowship, fun? Try woodworking!

freepressstandard.com - Jun 14, 2018

Want relaxation, fellowship, fun? Try woodworking!

Sawmill Center to hold 34th annual Wood Carving Show

www.thecourierexpress.com - Jun 12, 2018

Sawmill Center to hold 34th annual Wood Carving Show

Rock the Arts event offers free, family fun

www.ourquadcities.com - Jun 12, 2018

Rock the Arts event offers free, family fun

Carve out a new hobby at a free woodworking class in Oak Ridge

www.wbir.com - Jun 11, 2018

Carve out a new hobby at a free woodworking class in Oak Ridge

Woodturners help student raise money for trip to Germany

times-herald.com - Jun 11, 2018

Woodturners help student raise money for trip to Germany

Homegrown: Rustic wood furniture features hand-carved mice

www.pressherald.com - Jun 10, 2018

Homegrown: Rustic wood furniture features hand-carved mice

Across China: Young painter restores ancient wood carving

www.xinhuanet.com - Jun 9, 2018

Across China: Young painter restores ancient wood carving

Across China: Young painter restores ancient wood carving

www.xinhuanet.com - Jun 9, 2018

Across China: Young painter restores ancient wood carving

Art Works to present open house, book signing June 15

www.conwaydailysun.com - Jun 8, 2018

Art Works to present open house, book signing June 15

Gresham resident helping to prepare for annual woodturning convention

portlandtribune.com - Jun 8, 2018

Gresham resident helping to prepare for annual woodturning convention

UNL student carves out new life for old tree stump

journalstar.com - Jun 7, 2018

UNL student carves out new life for old tree stump

Stone carving June long weekend

www.coastalleader.com.au - Jun 7, 2018

Stone carving June long weekend

Making connections through art

www.postbulletin.com - Jun 6, 2018

Making connections through art

Brian Hoxie turns wood into wildlife

www.petoskeynews.com - Jun 5, 2018

Brian Hoxie turns wood into wildlife

New Rock Island "Rock the Arts" replaces Gallery Hop

qconline.com - Jun 5, 2018

New Rock Island "Rock the Arts" replaces Gallery Hop

Art Snax: Woodturn a mead goblet, and other art events on local menu

www.83degreesmedia.com - Jun 5, 2018

Art Snax: Woodturn a mead goblet, and other art events on local menu

Limestone wood carver displays work influenced by Acadian and French heritage

fiddleheadfocus.com - Jun 4, 2018

Limestone wood carver displays work influenced by Acadian and French heritage

Shriners unveil Silent Messenger statute at Anchorage headquarters

www.ktuu.com - Jun 3, 2018

Shriners unveil Silent Messenger statute at Anchorage headquarters

Enjoy Sugar Hill's Lupine Celebration

www.caledonianrecord.com - Jun 2, 2018

Enjoy Sugar Hill's Lupine Celebration

Across China: Korean woodcarving lover gravitates to Chinese master

www.xinhuanet.com - Jun 2, 2018

Across China: Korean woodcarving lover gravitates to Chinese master

Master Artist Workshop classes at Western KY Community and Technical College

www.kfvs12.com - Jun 1, 2018

Master Artist Workshop classes at Western KY Community and Technical College

Artist beautifies North Little Rock with incredible wood sculptures

www.thv11.com - May 31, 2018

Artist beautifies North Little Rock with incredible wood sculptures

Woodturning exhibition set in Richland

www.tri-cityherald.com - Jun 1, 2018

Woodturning exhibition set in Richland

Artists from around the region visit Great Falls for First Friday Art Walk

www.greatfallstribune.com - May 30, 2018

Artists from around the region visit Great Falls for First Friday Art Walk

Country Charm Crafts vandalized on Tuesday night, owner wants to remind that the store “has a little bit of everything”

www.hometownsource.com - May 30, 2018

Country Charm Crafts vandalized on Tuesday night, owner wants to remind that the store “has a little bit of everything”

SUNY student carves traditional Scandinavian tool

www.pressrepublican.com - May 30, 2018

SUNY student carves traditional Scandinavian tool

Chinese crossbow shooters and wood turners try to preserve ethnic traditions

america.cgtn.com - May 30, 2018

Chinese crossbow shooters and wood turners try to preserve ethnic traditions

Haynes Apperson Festival to host 1st ever Maker City Fair

www.kokomotribune.com - May 28, 2018

Haynes Apperson Festival to host 1st ever Maker City Fair

Thousands flock to Haughley Park for Weird and Wonderful Wood event

www.buryfreepress.co.uk - May 27, 2018

Thousands flock to Haughley Park for Weird and Wonderful Wood event

Ancient wood carving returns to Hawaii, will be displayed at Bishop Museum

www.khon2.com - May 25, 2018

Ancient wood carving returns to Hawaii, will be displayed at Bishop Museum

Port Wing Saturday Market kicks off this weekend

www.apg-wi.com - May 25, 2018

Port Wing Saturday Market kicks off this weekend

Letter: Mark your calendars for wood carving

www.sherwoodparknews.com - May 23, 2018

Letter: Mark your calendars for wood carving

Hawk Mountain Arts Tour features wide variety of art

www.berksmontnews.com - May 23, 2018

Hawk Mountain Arts Tour features wide variety of art

Bad turn for the Port's future

www.riverineherald.com.au - May 23, 2018

Bad turn for the Port's future

Animals on A420 as carved roadside menagerie returns

www.oxfordmail.co.uk - May 22, 2018

Animals on A420 as carved roadside menagerie returns

Main Brook wood carver's shed is filling up with his creations

www.cbncompass.ca - May 22, 2018

Main Brook wood carver's shed is filling up with his creations

'God does all the hard work, I just finish it,' Art on the Square's top winner says

www.bnd.com - May 20, 2018

'God does all the hard work, I just finish it,' Art on the Square's top winner says

Woodcarving & wine at the annual Flint Hills Festival

www.wibw.com - May 20, 2018

Woodcarving & wine at the annual Flint Hills Festival

Bryan Redmoon – If it's a wood sculpture, it's probably his

northfortynews.com - May 19, 2018

Bryan Redmoon – If it's a wood sculpture, it's probably his

Sting in the tale of Fest success

www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk - May 18, 2018

Sting in the tale of Fest success

The history behind the Dutch wooden clog

www.ktiv.com - May 17, 2018

The history behind the Dutch wooden clog

23rd Annual EverGreene Woodcarvers Show Begins Saturday

www.greenevillesun.com - May 17, 2018

23rd Annual EverGreene Woodcarvers Show Begins Saturday

Woodturning show opens May 22 at Richland gallery

www.tri-cityherald.com - May 17, 2018

Woodturning show opens May 22 at Richland gallery

Awards evening for woodturners

www.wscountytimes.co.uk - May 16, 2018

Awards evening for woodturners

Special Exhibition & Sale of World Arts & Crafts

www.traverseticker.com - May 16, 2018

Special Exhibition & Sale of World Arts & Crafts

Wiregrass woodworkers make a new take on equipment

www.wtvy.com - May 15, 2018

Wiregrass woodworkers make a new take on equipment

Calling All Makers: Martinsville will host a 'Mini-Maker' Faire this weekend

www.martinsvillebulletin.com - May 15, 2018

Calling All Makers: Martinsville will host a 'Mini-Maker' Faire this weekend

Carving out a new niche for campus wood

www.voxy.co.nz - May 13, 2018

Carving out a new niche for campus wood

Out of the wood: Dorset woodcarving group displays carvings to mark end of Great War - and is calling for more people ...

www.dorsetecho.co.uk - May 13, 2018

Out of the wood: Dorset woodcarving group displays carvings to mark end of Great War - and is calling for more people ...

Community calendar for 2018

www.troyrecord.com - May 12, 2018

Community calendar for 2018

Celebrating the beautiful mills of Norfolk and Suffolk to mark National Mills Weekend

www.edp24.co.uk - May 12, 2018

Celebrating the beautiful mills of Norfolk and Suffolk to mark National Mills Weekend

Woodcarving club crafts impressive stuff

www.timesonline.com - May 11, 2018

Woodcarving club crafts impressive stuff

Graham, Toadvine continue carving history into tree stump in Constitution Square

www.amnews.com - May 11, 2018

Graham, Toadvine continue carving history into tree stump in Constitution Square

City hall trees to be used for art projects

www.princegeorgecitizen.com - May 10, 2018

City hall trees to be used for art projects

Get ready to meet the makers in Windsor

thechronicleherald.ca - May 9, 2018

Get ready to meet the makers in Windsor

What Not To Miss At London Craft Week 2018

www.livingetc.com - May 8, 2018

What Not To Miss At London Craft Week 2018

30 Stunning Love Quotes & Poems About Faith From David Alan Royster

www.yourtango.com - May 8, 2018

30 Stunning Love Quotes & Poems About Faith From David Alan Royster

Spring Saint Paul Art Crawl included many Midway Como locations

monitorsaintpaul.com - May 7, 2018

Spring Saint Paul Art Crawl included many Midway Como locations

Woodcarvers showcase work at state show in Missoula

missoulian.com - May 7, 2018

Woodcarvers showcase work at state show in Missoula

Life Size Willy Wonka Statue in Paradise

www.actionnewsnow.com - May 5, 2018

Life Size Willy Wonka Statue in Paradise

Peters Valley School of Craft offers artistic opportunities for all ages

www.njherald.com - May 4, 2018

Peters Valley School of Craft offers artistic opportunities for all ages

Spring Open House Celebrates The Woods

www.capenews.net - May 4, 2018

Spring Open House Celebrates The Woods

10 things to do in and around Daventry

www.daventryexpress.co.uk - May 3, 2018

10 things to do in and around Daventry

This Artist's Wood Carvings Are Seriously Incredible—See How He Does It

www.simplemost.com - May 3, 2018

This Artist's Wood Carvings Are Seriously Incredible—See How He Does It

Central Illinois Woodturners donate wig stands to cancer survivors

www.pjstar.com - May 3, 2018

Central Illinois Woodturners donate wig stands to cancer survivors

Newbury Gallery Boasts Fused Glass, Wood Carving Artists

www.geaugamapleleaf.com - May 3, 2018

Newbury Gallery Boasts Fused Glass, Wood Carving Artists

Suffolk artisans show off their skills at annual festival

www.eadt.co.uk - May 2, 2018

Suffolk artisans show off their skills at annual festival

She Draws a Knife on the Notion of Age Limitations

ashevillemade.com - May 2, 2018

She Draws a Knife on the Notion of Age Limitations

Cutting edge artistry on display at Wheaton woodcarving show

www.dailyherald.com - Apr 29, 2018

Cutting edge artistry on display at Wheaton woodcarving show

Police sergeant at the scene after fellow officer was killed finds solace in woodcarving

bismarcktribune.com - Apr 29, 2018

Police sergeant at the scene after fellow officer was killed finds solace in woodcarving

Hobby helps Darren turn his life around with his own art and craft shop

www.lowestoftjournal.co.uk - Apr 28, 2018

Hobby helps Darren turn his life around with his own art and craft shop

Woodcarving brings peace for grieving Mendota Heights cop

www.twincities.com - Apr 28, 2018

Woodcarving brings peace for grieving Mendota Heights cop

Ducking TV presenter Alice Roberts in the River Wensum was all in a day's work for woodturner Andy

www.edp24.co.uk - Apr 27, 2018

Ducking TV presenter Alice Roberts in the River Wensum was all in a day's work for woodturner Andy

Unexpected Art Treasures

www.newsmax.com - Apr 27, 2018

Unexpected Art Treasures

Spring Arts and Fine Crafts Show benefits Merwinsville Hotel

www.countytimes.com - Apr 26, 2018

Spring Arts and Fine Crafts Show benefits Merwinsville Hotel

Karl Lagerfeld's former Monaco villa plays host to new designs at Nomad fair

www.wallpaper.com - Apr 26, 2018

Karl Lagerfeld's former Monaco villa plays host to new designs at Nomad fair

Former Air Force member turns to woodcarving, duck calls on Knotts Island

pilotonline.com - Apr 25, 2018

Former Air Force member turns to woodcarving, duck calls on Knotts Island

This sculptor makes amazing wooden creations - using a chainsaw and power tools

www.walesonline.co.uk - Apr 25, 2018

This sculptor makes amazing wooden creations - using a chainsaw and power tools

Who's new on the Studio Tour?

www.averyjournal.com - Apr 25, 2018

Who's new on the Studio Tour?

Hayner to host art exhibit

www.dailycall.com - Apr 25, 2018

Hayner to host art exhibit

Carving skills on display at Winnipeg wood carving championship

winnipeg.ctvnews.ca - Apr 22, 2018

Carving skills on display at Winnipeg wood carving championship

Emsworth Arts Trail approaching fast!

www.chichester.co.uk - Apr 22, 2018

Emsworth Arts Trail approaching fast!

Knocking on wood

www.mmtimes.com - Apr 20, 2018

Knocking on wood

Dakota Woodturners to host weekend symposium

bismarcktribune.com - Apr 19, 2018

Dakota Woodturners to host weekend symposium

Local crafters show woodworking skills

www.waheagle.com - Apr 19, 2018

Local crafters show woodworking skills

Harvard's Cooper Gallery updates the blackamoor

www.bostonglobe.com - Apr 18, 2018

Harvard's Cooper Gallery updates the blackamoor

Cape Fear Woodcarvers Club at Earth Day Festival

www.starnewsonline.com - Apr 18, 2018

Cape Fear Woodcarvers Club at Earth Day Festival

Going with the grain

www.aop.org.uk - Apr 18, 2018

Going with the grain

Try a bit of stone or woodcarving with the Prince's Foundation

www.ianvisits.co.uk - Apr 17, 2018

Try a bit of stone or woodcarving with the Prince's Foundation

The beautiful art of woodcarving

fox13now.com - Apr 11, 2018

The beautiful art of woodcarving

Rochester Street's cottonwood was cut down — and unexpectedly healthy

ottawacitizen.com - Apr 11, 2018

Rochester Street's cottonwood was cut down — and unexpectedly healthy

Massillon man's carvings showcase skill, elicit stories

www.timesreporter.com - Apr 11, 2018

Massillon man's carvings showcase skill, elicit stories

North Bay artist gives new life to trees burned during fires

abc7news.com - Apr 10, 2018

North Bay artist gives new life to trees burned during fires

Luxury brand Rytol pens a success story

www.thehindubusinessline.com - Apr 9, 2018

Luxury brand Rytol pens a success story

Carroll Carvers hosting 28th festival: 'If you can peel a carrot, you can carve'

www.carrollcountytimes.com - Apr 8, 2018

Carroll Carvers hosting 28th festival: 'If you can peel a carrot, you can carve'

The Arts in Southern Denton County… and Beyond: Wood turning, from practical to profound

www.crosstimbersgazette.com - Apr 8, 2018

The Arts in Southern Denton County… and Beyond: Wood turning, from practical to profound

Chambers, Rom and Fox art featured at library

theworldlink.com - Apr 8, 2018

Chambers, Rom and Fox art featured at library

He Gave His Love an Apple Tree, She Carved It Into Spoon

ashevillemade.com - Apr 6, 2018

He Gave His Love an Apple Tree, She Carved It Into Spoon

Open day for wood turning group's 25th anniversary

www.portsmouth.co.uk - Apr 6, 2018

Open day for wood turning group's 25th anniversary

Chainsaw Carve Wars at the Tuckerton Seaport

thesandpaper.villagesoup.com - Apr 4, 2018

Chainsaw Carve Wars at the Tuckerton Seaport

Woodturning helps Veterans in Recovery

www.1011now.com - Apr 4, 2018

Woodturning helps Veterans in Recovery

'Nature in Art' features two local wildlife artists

www.newsitem.com - Apr 4, 2018

'Nature in Art' features two local wildlife artists

Live Oak library to host woodturning bowls presentation

www.suwanneedemocrat.com - Apr 2, 2018

Live Oak library to host woodturning bowls presentation

Dull knives? The knife doctor can help

www.theday.com - Apr 1, 2018

Dull knives? The knife doctor can help

Reclaimed wood turned into custom creations

keysnews.com - Mar 28, 2018

Reclaimed wood turned into custom creations

Art made by local doctors to be exhibited at ACA

www.aikenstandard.com - Mar 26, 2018

Art made by local doctors to be exhibited at ACA

North London Woodturners club looking for newcomers

www.times-series.co.uk - Mar 27, 2018

North London Woodturners club looking for newcomers

Newtown Students Represented In Craft Center Exhibition

newtownbee.com - Mar 23, 2018

Newtown Students Represented In Craft Center Exhibition

March 21, 2018—Arts Etc.

www.iexaminer.org - Mar 21, 2018

March 21, 2018—Arts Etc.

Hands-on lessons at Teen Arts Festival

www.njherald.com - Mar 21, 2018

Hands-on lessons at Teen Arts Festival

Milner's carving attracts attention on East River Road

www.ngnews.ca - Mar 19, 2018

Milner's carving attracts attention on East River Road

Sunday FYI: Main Street award finalists named

www.tulsaworld.com - Mar 18, 2018

Sunday FYI: Main Street award finalists named

This old Singer sewing machine isn't real — it's a wood carving

www.heraldnet.com - Mar 17, 2018

This old Singer sewing machine isn't real — it's a wood carving

Ronald Fleming is recognized by Continental Who's Who

www.prnewswire.com - Mar 16, 2018

Ronald Fleming is recognized by Continental Who's Who

The 45th annual Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival happens this weekend in Millersville

lancasteronline.com - Mar 14, 2018

The 45th annual Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival happens this weekend in Millersville

Doing a good turn

www.rutlandherald.com - Mar 14, 2018

Doing a good turn

Wood Sculpture

www.parsonssun.com - Mar 13, 2018

Wood Sculpture

Hauraki wood turners help with historic classroom renovations

www.stuff.co.nz - Mar 12, 2018

Hauraki wood turners help with historic classroom renovations

Norwegian woodcarving program at next Nor-Win meeting

www.winonadailynews.com - Mar 12, 2018

Norwegian woodcarving program at next Nor-Win meeting

Berks Community Health Center Invites You To “Picture Berks Healthy”

www.bctv.org - Mar 12, 2018

Berks Community Health Center Invites You To “Picture Berks Healthy”

Carving out a name for herself

sg.news.yahoo.com - Mar 12, 2018

Carving out a name for herself

How it works: A real throwback

www.mariettatimes.com - Mar 9, 2018

How it works: A real throwback

VIDEO: Woodturning... 'It's like doing tai chi all day!'

www.eveningecho.ie - Mar 8, 2018

VIDEO: Woodturning... 'It's like doing tai chi all day!'

A smooth finish in wood artistry

www.tri-cityherald.com - Mar 8, 2018

A smooth finish in wood artistry

Who would understand spacial awareness better than a chainsaw artist?

www.crowrivermedia.com - Mar 7, 2018

Who would understand spacial awareness better than a chainsaw artist?

New generation takes a turn at an age old craft

www.nbc15.com - Mar 7, 2018

New generation takes a turn at an age old craft

Campbell River city council to look into maintenance of wood carvings from popular summer event

www.campbellrivermirror.com - Mar 6, 2018

Campbell River city council to look into maintenance of wood carvings from popular summer event

Maine wood turners are the go-to suppliers for White House Easter eggs

www.pressherald.com - Mar 5, 2018

Maine wood turners are the go-to suppliers for White House Easter eggs

The artist who was born for making relief

vietnamnews.vn - Mar 4, 2018

The artist who was born for making relief

Gallery provides alternative venue for artists to show and sell their work

www.stuff.co.nz - Mar 4, 2018

Gallery provides alternative venue for artists to show and sell their work

Pencil inception: Carving a pencil from a pencil from a pencil

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Mar 1, 2018

Pencil inception: Carving a pencil from a pencil from a pencil

Woodturners Exhibit Held at Sheridan College

www.sheridanmedia.com - Mar 1, 2018

Woodturners Exhibit Held at Sheridan College

Wood carver's creations look like the real deal

www.sandiegouniontribune.com - Mar 1, 2018

Wood carver's creations look like the real deal

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: More than 100 artists heading to fine arts festival in Ashwaubenon

www.wearegreenbay.com - Feb 28, 2018

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: More than 100 artists heading to fine arts festival in Ashwaubenon

Wood Engraving Exhibit travels to UW-Marshfield

www.wsaw.com - Feb 28, 2018

Wood Engraving Exhibit travels to UW-Marshfield

This lump of wood being carved into an 8-ball is the most satisfying thing you'll watch today

www.independent.ie - Feb 27, 2018

This lump of wood being carved into an 8-ball is the most satisfying thing you'll watch today

Highwoods given a makeover by tree surgeon Rusty

www.gazette-news.co.uk - Feb 26, 2018

Highwoods given a makeover by tree surgeon Rusty

Woodturners Not a Typical Club

www.sheridanmedia.com - Feb 25, 2018

Woodturners Not a Typical Club

Carving out a niche: Hammanskraal man turns wood into art

rekordnorth.co.za - Feb 24, 2018

Carving out a niche: Hammanskraal man turns wood into art

Woodworking at its finest at Eagle Creek Park

wishtv.com - Feb 22, 2018

Woodworking at its finest at Eagle Creek Park

Kelsey named editor of AAW's Woodturning Fundamentals

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Feb 22, 2018

Kelsey named editor of AAW's Woodturning Fundamentals

Made in Kansas: Carving a business out of Kansas trees

ksnt.com - Feb 21, 2018

Made in Kansas: Carving a business out of Kansas trees

Bowls, jewelry and sculpture Mother Nature would love

www.ajc.com - Feb 20, 2018

Bowls, jewelry and sculpture Mother Nature would love

Whirling wood: Wailoa Center to host 20th annual Big Island Woodturners Exhibit

www.hawaiitribune-herald.com - Feb 20, 2018

Whirling wood: Wailoa Center to host 20th annual Big Island Woodturners Exhibit

Age-old traditions come alive at Spirit of the West

www.dailyrecordnews.com - Feb 19, 2018

Age-old traditions come alive at Spirit of the West

Beards, beer & whiskey: Old Town's Lumberjack Festival runs this weekend

www.lansingstatejournal.com - Feb 19, 2018

Beards, beer & whiskey: Old Town's Lumberjack Festival runs this weekend

WinterFest sculptors showcase skills on a blustery day

www.bendbulletin.com - Feb 17, 2018

WinterFest sculptors showcase skills on a blustery day

Craig festival, Whittle the Wood, announces big-time headliner, Big Head Todd and the Monsters

www.craigdailypress.com - Feb 16, 2018

Craig festival, Whittle the Wood, announces big-time headliner, Big Head Todd and the Monsters

Bettendorf master woodturner to exhibit at the Figge

qconline.com - Feb 15, 2018

Bettendorf master woodturner to exhibit at the Figge

Local craftsman uses raw wood to create masterpieces

www.morganton.com - Feb 14, 2018

Local craftsman uses raw wood to create masterpieces

Local Arts Roundup: Gallery 9, Viewpoints showcase new artists

www.losaltosonline.com - Feb 14, 2018

Local Arts Roundup: Gallery 9, Viewpoints showcase new artists

Crafting traditions

www.thehindu.com - Feb 12, 2018

Crafting traditions

'Low-tech' artistry wins top cultural prize

www.owensoundsuntimes.com - Feb 11, 2018

'Low-tech' artistry wins top cultural prize

Spring scan could determine fate of giant Indian sculpture

www.laconiadailysun.com - Feb 10, 2018

Spring scan could determine fate of giant Indian sculpture

Sandra Martin Meyer

www.charltoncountyherald.com - Feb 10, 2018

Sandra Martin Meyer

Celebrating Vineland High student diversity through folk art

www.thedailyjournal.com - Feb 8, 2018

Celebrating Vineland High student diversity through folk art

Displays of love may be carved out of wood

www.jhnewsandguide.com - Feb 7, 2018

Displays of love may be carved out of wood

Southern Made: Into the woods

www.ajc.com - Feb 6, 2018

Southern Made: Into the woods

Honing their Craft: Woodcarvers club holding showcase this weekend

www.valleymorningstar.com - Feb 5, 2018

Honing their Craft: Woodcarvers club holding showcase this weekend

The wood business is turning out well at the port

www.riverineherald.com.au - Feb 5, 2018

The wood business is turning out well at the port

Rockler hosts woodworking show at its Kennesaw location

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Feb 2, 2018

Rockler hosts woodworking show at its Kennesaw location

Elijah Pierce's art reflects a still-relevant viewpoint

www.cantonrep.com - Feb 1, 2018

Elijah Pierce's art reflects a still-relevant viewpoint

Johns Islander Mary May is a wood carver with international clout

www.charlestoncitypaper.com - Jan 31, 2018

Johns Islander Mary May is a wood carver with international clout

Southwest Woodworkers Guild celebrates 20 years

the-journal.com - Jan 30, 2018

Southwest Woodworkers Guild celebrates 20 years

As the wood turns: into bowls, bottle stoppers, and funky decorations

www.cbc.ca - Jan 30, 2018

As the wood turns: into bowls, bottle stoppers, and funky decorations

Giving wings to wood: Retired public servant discovers talent with a blade

www.cbc.ca - Jan 29, 2018

Giving wings to wood: Retired public servant discovers talent with a blade

Bosnian Town's Woodcarvers Maintain Slice of World Heritage

www.balkaninsight.com - Jan 29, 2018

Bosnian Town's Woodcarvers Maintain Slice of World Heritage

Life drawing returns to Glasbury

www.herefordtimes.com - Jan 29, 2018

Life drawing returns to Glasbury

Spearing decoys blend art, science

www.wctrib.com - Jan 28, 2018

Spearing decoys blend art, science

Former Insurance Exec Took a Risk on a Magical Method

ashevillemade.com - Jan 27, 2018

Former Insurance Exec Took a Risk on a Magical Method

Lifelong woodcarver offers lessons in the ancient art

buffalonews.com - Jan 27, 2018

Lifelong woodcarver offers lessons in the ancient art

Kenai Peninsula Woodturners Art Opening at Kenai Fine Arts Center Feb 1

sewardcitynews.com - Jan 27, 2018

Kenai Peninsula Woodturners Art Opening at Kenai Fine Arts Center Feb 1

Thami unleashes wood's inner magic

germistoncitynews.co.za - Jan 26, 2018

Thami unleashes wood's inner magic

Two-foot owl sculpture stolen from park just months after it was installed

www.chesterchronicle.co.uk - Jan 24, 2018

Two-foot owl sculpture stolen from park just months after it was installed

Learn the Craft of Wood Turning with the Montgomery County Woodturners Association

www.mymcmedia.org - Jan 24, 2018

Learn the Craft of Wood Turning with the Montgomery County Woodturners Association

Alebrijes, how fantastic wooden animals keep indigenous culture in Oaxaca alive

www.lifegate.com - Jan 23, 2018

Alebrijes, how fantastic wooden animals keep indigenous culture in Oaxaca alive

Local artist emphasizes value of networking to Del Val students

www.nj.com - Jan 22, 2018

Local artist emphasizes value of networking to Del Val students

Anna Rees excited to showcase Lines of Thought exhibition at Franklin Arts Centre

www.stuff.co.nz - Jan 21, 2018

Anna Rees excited to showcase Lines of Thought exhibition at Franklin Arts Centre

Dutch Elm Disease costs communities more than aesthetics

www.cumberlandnewsnow.com - Jan 22, 2018

Dutch Elm Disease costs communities more than aesthetics

Carrousel Factory hosts woodcarving lessons for adults

buffalonews.com - Jan 21, 2018

Carrousel Factory hosts woodcarving lessons for adults

Native carving at college

www.castanet.net - Jan 20, 2018

Native carving at college

Drawing, kayak-building, wood-carving available through Maritime Museum

www.coastweekend.com - Jan 18, 2018

Drawing, kayak-building, wood-carving available through Maritime Museum

Building an oak vase with twisted walnut strips

www.woodworkingnetwork.com - Jan 18, 2018

Building an oak vase with twisted walnut strips

Crafty business move in Lumsden

www.stuff.co.nz - Jan 18, 2018

Crafty business move in Lumsden

Henan craftsman makes vivid woodcarvings(1/6)

www.ecns.cn - Jan 18, 2018

Henan craftsman makes vivid woodcarvings(1/6)

Best of the Bronx: The craft of wood turning

bronx.news12.com - Jan 17, 2018

Best of the Bronx: The craft of wood turning

House Works: Your questions on drying logs, wood siding, cracked windowsills

ottawacitizen.com - Jan 16, 2018

House Works: Your questions on drying logs, wood siding, cracked windowsills

Okanagan College adds Indigenous wood carving to curriculum

KelownaNow - Jan 16, 2018

Okanagan College is welcoming a master carver and Indigenous artist to carry on the traditional skills and knowledge of Indigenous wood carving. Darren McKenzie is a Cree and Metis artist from Vancouver. For over 25 years, McKenzie has been honing the ...

Permanent Collection: Coleman, council celebrate 18 years of public art

jacksonprogress-argus - Jan 15, 2018

Members of the Jackson-Butts County Council for the Arts threw an appreciation party for charter member R. Scott Coleman, center, Jan. 11 at the Butts County Administration Building. Coleman curates the council's permanent collection there and at ...

Turning logs into art

Mornington Peninsula News - Jan 15, 2018

WOMEN and chainsaws are not usually mentioned in the same sentence – except when the woman is chainsaw artist Angie Polglaze. The Hastings resident carves timber into eye-catching shapes and has won more awards than any other female carver in the world ...and more »

New Braintree's Champion Oak “re-turns” in work of local craftsman

Worcester Telegram - Jan 15, 2018

NEW BRAINTREE - For five years the remains of the tree sat decaying on the ground in the forest off Bridge Road. Now, a former selectman is breathing new life into the wood from the tree that was the state's Champion White Oak, a local icon felled by ...and more »

'Maine Wood 2018' at the Messler Gallery

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald - Jan 11, 2018

Rockport — 'Maine Wood 2018' opens at the Messler Gallery at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. The opening reception and awards ceremony will be held that evening, from 5 to 7 p.m.. 'Maine Wood' is a juried, biennial ...

How did early Tennesseans make brooms, spoons and tools? Find out at Bledsoe Creek park

The Tennessean - Jan 10, 2018

Bill Maddox has working hands — dirty, crinkled and rough. His hands shaved a block of red cedar into a spoon as he chatted with anyone willing to listen one recent Tuesday. "I enjoy working with anything made out of wood," he said. The Hermitage ...

Inspirational Blind Father Learns Woodworking With the help of YouTube Videos

Inside Edition - Jan 9, 2018

"So that's how I decided to listen to YouTube and teach myself, through the medium of YouTube, to become a woodturner." Woodturning has helped Fisher gain a focus as he uses hand-held tools to shape a piece of wood while it rotates on a mechanical ...and more »

Chainsaw sculptor creates loud buzz and lasting art

Auburn Journal - Jan 8, 2018

A historic home on an Auburn street now has a bear sculpture carved into a cedar stump by a talented Foresthill chainsaw artist. The front yard of the 123-year-old Irene Burns Home fell victim to the recent drought when a cedar tree died. Owner Donna ...

Retired Marine finds hobby, passion, and peace in wood working

WYFF Greenville - Jan 8, 2018

However, his wood-working inspiration came from his late uncle, whom he never met. Apelian said his German and Armenian heritage has also played a vital role in digging into his roots in his re-invigoration of a lost art. “In a technological age ...and more »

'Art With Face' Carver Explains How Religion Hinders Business

Foroyaa online - Jan 5, 2018

“Religion is a challenging factor for this business because not everyone buys our products. We have some Gambians who need it but not everyone buys it. May be Government would need some of our works to decorate offices. Most people don't buy artwork ...

Talk focuses on sacred wood carving in the north

Tacoma Weekly - Jan 4, 2018

Professor Thomas A. DuBois (University of Wisconsin-Madison) will give a talk at Pacific Lutheran University's Scandinavian Cultural Center at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 12 entitled: “Revisiting the Concept of Continuity in North European Religious wood ...

West Lothian community run workshop keen to attract more members

Scottish Daily Record - Jan 4, 2018

West Lothian community run workshop keen to attract more members. The Shed in Armadale is a social space where members can come to share tools, resources and materials while working on projects. Share. By. Sean O'Neil. 12:53, 4 JAN 2018. News. Armadale ...

Craving for carving: new work draws on BC artist's lifetime of experience

Vancouver Sun - Jan 4, 2018

Dempsey Bob began carving in 1969. Today his work is in the collections of the Canadian Museum of Civilization, UBC's Museum of Anthropology, the Smithsonian Institution, and many other venerable galleries and museums, as well as the Vancouver ...

Jackson resident works to preserve art of wood turning

WTVA.com - WTVA - Jan 2, 2018

Jackson resident works to preserve art of wood turning - WTVA.comWTVAIt all started with the wrong lathe.About 10 years ago, Chip Nasworthy of Jackson was looking for a way to fil...and more »

Locals brave the cold for First Night Carlisle

Carlisle Sentinel - Jan 1, 2018

Local residents braved particularly low temperatures – even by New Year's Eve standards – to turn out for the annual downtown First Night Carlisle event. Multiple locations in the borough hosted musical acts and performances throughout the evening ...

Northwest Illinois Forestry Association to host woodcarving demonstration

Freeport Journal-Standard - Dec 30, 2017

STOCKTON — The Northwest Illinois Forestry Association will host a wood carving demonstration from Marie McDonough of Marie's Wood Carvings prior to its 7 p.m. board of directors meeting Jan. 9 at the Stockton Public Library, 140 W. Benton Ave ...

Woodworking Artist Carves Floating Mug Sculpture Pouring “Liquefied” Colored Pencils

My Modern Met - Dec 29, 2017

Texas-based woodworking artist and YouTube star Bobby Duke specializes in hand-carved wooden sculptures and stone carvings. For his latest creation, Duke created an illusionary floating mug sculpture that looks like it's pouring liquefied colored ...

Sculpting birds from wood stirs a non-retiring passion

So Md News - Dec 29, 2017

Warren Brown first carved when he was about 8 years old. With a butter knife, he sculpted a squirrel out of soap. A retired Navy veteran, contractor and small businessman, the 74-year-old has been carving small animals like wolves, foxes, bears and ...and more »

Behold, The City Dragon Slayer!

Munster Express - Dec 28, 2017

Behold, The City Dragon Slayer! By Kieran Foley. Published on Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 1:56 pm. WATERFORD'S record breaking Viking sword, the 'Dragon Slayer', has been officially unveiled at its new home in the heart of the Viking Triangle. The ...

Woodworker donates Burning Man sculptures for display along Harrison Avenue (video)

Tahoe Daily Tribune - Dec 28, 2017

The sculptures are actually pieces from a much larger installation called "A Woodturner's Dream," which Tibbetts collaborated on with his son Andy for Burning Man this year. The original installation was a 35-foot-tall steel tripod from which the ...

New Berlin man finds a hobby for the birds

Oneonta Daily Star - Dec 27, 2017

Foote has kept on carving — almost exclusively birds — in a small workshop in his New Berlin home. He stopped counting how many carvings he had done when he reached the 2,000 mark. “I have birds in every state in the United States and quite a few in ...

Carving out a new existence

ecns - Dec 25, 2017

During the rest of the year, the participants make a living from farming, small businesses or carving, and, for most, this is not the first time they have attended the event. "In most parts of China, it's not cold enough to create snow sculptures ...and more »

Renton seniors carve away at woodcarving class

Renton Reporter - Dec 25, 2017

The Renton Senior Activity Center offers woodcarving class from 9 a.m. to noon. The class is open to carvers of all experience — beginners and experts alike. The senior center is located 211 Burnett Ave. N. Carvers display their pieces they are ...and more »

North Bloomfield woman uses "fan carving" to create artwork

WFMJ - Dec 23, 2017

It's an old Eastern European wood-carving technique that's found its way to Ohio. It's called "Fan Carving," and North Bloomfield's Chandra Peterson is using it to create unique works of art. "It all moved with the soldiers. They would have some ...

A God-given talent

The West Australian - Dec 23, 2017

“Nature is the art of God,” wrote the Italian medieval poet Dante. Small but perfectly formed, the current exhibition featuring the work of Armadale wood-turner Jack de Vos is by extension a celebration of all three: nature, art and God. De Vos ...

Decorah's Vesterheim Museum tells Norwegian immigrant experience

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Dec 22, 2017

I heard that tale and others during a recent tour of the outstanding National Norwegian-American Museum and Heritage Center in Decorah, Iowa, a town of roughly 9,000 people and home to Luther College. Known as the Vesterheim, which means “western home ...

Exhibit at Brockton's Fuller Craft Museum challenges gender roles

The Providence Journal - Dec 21, 2017

BROCKTON, Mass. — What do you see when you imagine a weaver or a wood turner? Most likely a woman at a loom and a man at the lathe. That will change when you visit “Gender Bend: Women in Wood, Men at the Loom” at the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton ...

Monday at the Museum: Verde Valley Woodcarvers

Sedona.biz - Dec 21, 2017

logo_sedonamuseum2 Sedona AZ (December 21, 2017) – If you have a piece of wood and a wood carving knife, come to Monday at the Museum at Sedona Heritage Museum on January 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and join the Verde Valley Woodcarvers. The group, with ...and more »

In Christ's birthplace, olive wood artisans carry on a Holy Land ...

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - Dec 21, 2017

Mahmoud Hawari, director of the Palestinian Museum in the West Bank, says olive wood carving has been a livelihood for Holy Land Christians in Bethlehem since the fourth century A.D., the Byzantine period. Christians there hope the new conflict created ...and more »

55 Best Lesser Known Art Museums, Artist Studios, and Art Centers in Northeast USA

HuffPost - Dec 19, 2017

Cushing: Olson House. The interior of this stabilized ruin of an 1800's farmhouse is meant to evoke an Andrew Wyeth painting, which is precisely the point, as the well-known artist painted his most famous piece– Christina's World (original owned by ...and more »

Entrepreneur's Corner: Olde World Carving

Spartanburg Herald Journal - Dec 18, 2017

Olde World Carving is the work of Spartanburg native Lance Long and his family, who have been creating carved artwork for 33 years. The 58-year-old and his wife, Kim, and his daughter, Chloe, focus on traditional woodcarving techniques using knives and ...

Art that immortalises the rural world

Bangalore Mirror - Dec 17, 2017

The long history of traditional sculpture in Karnataka is visible in historic locations and there have been continuous efforts to continue this tradition of stone carving in historical styles like Chalukya, Hoysala and Vijayanagar styles. This has ...

Family owned company in Bosnia preserves wood carving tradition

TRT World - Dec 17, 2017

In a town of Konjic in southern Bosnia, a family owned company has long kept the tradition of wood carving alive. Now, the Niksic family has raised the craft to another level by incorporating it into modern furniture design. "It's love. Ever since I ...

Renowned sculptor dies at 90

hngnews.com - Dec 14, 2017

Together they had eight children and were married 35 years until Marlene's death in 1986. He married Debra Rosten in 1993 and had a daughter, June. Whitehorse owned and operated Chief Auto Body & Repair for nearly 45 years. He drove and owned several ...

Wooden mice help protect Northland islands

Independent Community Newspaper - Dec 12, 2017

Terri Cottier is playing her part in helping to save Northland's native wildlife - one wooden mouse at a time. The talented wood turner makes mice from scraps of timber, and donates half of the proceeds to Bay of Islands wildlife sanctuary Project ...

Wood Carving Show at Arasbaran

Financial Tribune - Dec 11, 2017

A joint exhibition of wood art created by artists Khosrow Jafari and Razieh Firouzi opened on December 9 at Arasbaran Cultural Center in Tehran. According to the venue website, the 10-day exhibit is showing 40 pieces with the subjects of nature and ...

NOSTALGIA: Looking back at the life of Wycombe's internationally famous sculptor

Bucks Free Press - Dec 11, 2017

This week we continue our look at the artists who resided in High Wycombe for at least part of their career, and consider Alfred James Oakley. Alfred became an internationally renowned sculptor in the first half of the 20th century. His is a real rags ...

Local artist's work to be displayed at River Valley Arts Center

Russellville Courier - Dec 10, 2017

Local artist Miranda Townsend's art will be featured in the River Valley Arts Center's gallery during December. Townsend is a Pottsville High School alumna and studied art at Arkansas Tech University. "I do my art to accent the world around us. I do ...

A bridge made of wood: Bemidji Woodcarvers Club helps pass on the art to young people

Bemidji Pioneer - Dec 7, 2017

“It's kind of a dying art, and we're trying to get young people involved as time goes on,” said Les Sanders, who works closely with one of the young carvers. “I started teaching them, then I farmed them out to other people in the club so each kid's got ...

Greenbrier craftsman turns hobby into full-time job

The Tennessean - Dec 6, 2017

Wood Craftsman Francis Orsbon uses an air compressor to rid himself of the sawdust and woodshavings covering the faded overalls he wears when he uses chainsaw and operates his wood turning lathe. The Greenbrier resident began making wooden bowls ...

Working with wood: The women of Jepara

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog) - Dec 6, 2017

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)Working with wood: The women of JeparaForests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)Indonesia - The story goes that in the 16th Century an artisan from Champa appeared and taught Jepara's residents a new style of woodworking. That fateful arrival turned the town – once surrounded by teak forests – into a center of creative carving ...

Melville Woodturners Group to donate more than 200 toys to community groups

Community Newspaper Group - Dec 5, 2017

MORE than 200 items skilfully handcrafted by the Melville Woodturners Group will be donated to three community groups on Wednesday. Convenor Bernard Boycott said members split into teams to make a range of toys throughout the year. Among them are ...

What woodworkers need now: inspiration, expertise and amazing selection (plus a few gift ideas!)

Peninsula News Review - Dec 4, 2017

Whether you're looking for the perfect species of wood for your next project, or want to expand your woodworking repertoire, you need three things: inspiration, expertise and the tools and materials for the job. As the world becomes more connected ...and more »

Nathan Jackson speaks at Tongass Historical Museum: Recounts his start in art, carving

Ketchikan Daily News - Dec 4, 2017

Renowned artist and master carver Nathan Jackson visited the Tongass Historical Museum on Thursday as a part of its Museum Midday program, during which he talked about his early life, being an artist and the origins of his totem pole carving ...

MAC's longest-running class enjoys another season of carving and camaraderie

Herald Review - Dec 2, 2017

MacRostie Art Center (MAC) recently celebrated its 50th anniversary as a nonprofit arts organization serving the Itasca County area. In those 50 years, exhibits, classes, and teachers have come and gone. But for 25 of the past 50 years, one thing has ...

Arts Center: Something for everyone this holiday season

Moultrie Observer - Dec 2, 2017

Tuesday, December 5th 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Ladies, are you looking for a new piece of jewelry to add to your collection? Guys, looking for a one of a kind, hand crafted gift for your love? Do you have something unique you'd like to make into a keepsake ...

Wood carver carries on a Christmas Walk tradition

Quad-Cities Online - Dec 1, 2017

His accomplishments in carving are a result of taking lessons at the International Wood Carvers Congress each year. “I try to learn something new every year,” he said. His talents fascinate young and old alike. Mr. Terpening said he becomes engrossed ...and more »

Around Town: Local events to kick off the holiday season

Wicked Local Marshfield - Dec 1, 2017

Participants will be able to create a glass ornament, a library-themed ornament or even a design an original ornament using provided supplies. Holiday music and treats also included. This program is intended for teens and adults. Registration is ...

Sunday Conversation: Wood turner carves a successful niche

Shelbyville Times-Gazette - Dec 1, 2017

Haynes: "It was about four years ago that I purchased my first wood lathe. It was a small midi lathe that I could turn bowls up to 10" in diameter. Since then, I have bought two more wood lathes, each one being bigger than the previous one. The one I ...

Marshfield man maintains 66-year wood carving hobby

The Patriot Ledger - Nov 30, 2017

MARSHFIELD – Kevin Dunn was in the eighth grade when he wandered into his cellar and found his father's tools. His dad, a firefighter and carpenter, helped him learn how to use a table saw and band saw, skills he would use to foster a lifelong hobby of ...and more »

Tribune Profile: Tom Grade: An artist and teacher who carves wood

hngnews.com - Nov 29, 2017

Like many in Tom Grade's era, military service was the norm for young men. Instead of waiting to be drafted into the Army, Grade joined the Naval Reserve in his junior year of high school. As a third-class radarman he was put on active duty for four ...

New North Olmsted High School courtyard to feature massive wood-carved eagle

cleveland.com - Nov 29, 2017

NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio - The eagle has landed. The North Olmsted City School District recently placed its massive wood-carved mascot inside of the new High School courtyard. "We're excited, we thought it would be nice if we could have some kind of memento ...

Handy Will is carving out career he was destined for

Lancashire Evening Post - Nov 28, 2017

His grandfather, Eric Firth, is an award-winning wood-turner who, along with Will's Father, passed down all the knowledge and passion of their trade. Will, who attended school in Blackburn at Witton Park, says he inherited the creative flair and in his ...and more »

Old Sandstone Gallery to host Encore! art show

Rockford Register Star - Nov 27, 2017

MOUNT MORRIS — The Old Sandstone Gallery, 122 Wesley Ave., will host the Encore! Mount Morris holiday art show from 3 to 7 p.m. Dec. 2. The show will feature handmade wood objects. Cookies, punch and cider will be served at the opening, and Aireloom ...

Gifted Laois designers and craftspeople set for national spotlight

Leinster Express - Nov 27, 2017

“My designs usually come from the piece itself. I try to reveal the properties of the wood which can be shaped when it's wet,” he said. There are a number of local makers taking part at the event, including Edyta Art from Stradbally, Peg Hackett from ...

'Tis the season to Deck the Halls with arts and crafts

Winston-Salem Journal - Nov 26, 2017

The galleries at Sawtooth School for Visual Art were buzzing like Santa's workshop last week as staffers displayed a dazzling cornucopia of arts and crafts for the annual Deck the Halls fundraiser that opens Nov. 30 and runs through Dec. 20. New this ...

Area carver creates works of art from humble woods

Sedalia Democrat - Nov 25, 2017

With his cat Oscar by his side, Dan McCarty shows the boat he built while he discusses the beauty of the river Wednesday afternoon in one of the barns on his farm. McCarty described the serenity and beauty he finds in nature. An old bike sits to the ...

Going with the grain:wood is the interiors material of 2017, as this award celebrating innovative designer makers shows

Homes and Property - Nov 24, 2017

Wood is having something of a moment. Given its versatility, structural qualities, sustainability, warmth and beauty, it is the material of choice for many designers, makers and architects, and perfect for the domestic environment. For interior ...

Branching out: the breathtaking detail of Chaozhou woodcarving

GBTIMES - Nov 24, 2017

This Guangdong city's signature art form may be wooden by name, but not by nature. From the fluffy texture of a bird's feathered wings in flight, to the spindly joints of a scuttling crab falling into a fishing net, the artists who make these multi ...

Women in Sheds scheme in fundraising setback

Northwich Guardian - Nov 24, 2017

A CROWDFUNDING campaign to help develop a pilot project aimed at bringing older women together has been dealt a blow after falling well short. Women in Sheds in February, at Age UK Cheshire's Shed on Hartford Business Park. The six-month pilot scheme ...

Artisans demonstrate woodcarving, painting skills

hngnews.com - Nov 22, 2017

Armando Jimenez and his son, Alejandro, are visiting several Wisconsin schools in their quest to demonstrate their woodcarving and painting skills. One sure-fire way to get the students' attention is when the older Jimenez picks up his machete to do ...

Tour to show artists at work, raise funds for schools

Coastal Point - Nov 22, 2017

Seven of the artists in this year's tour have been in it since the beginning, Mueller said. Just the fact that the tour has continued and grown for more than two decades is amazing in itself, she said. The addition of the Art in the Hat raffle has ...

A tree ally in the recovery of 'difficult' land

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - Nov 22, 2017

Nevertheless alders are ideal trees for the bank of a stream because their roots help to bind the soil and give the bank stability. Alder roots are useful in other ways for they are hosts to nitrogen-fixing bacteria. Initially this may cause concern ...

Review: with “A Cut Above,” wooden sculptures cement African-American cultural achievements

ArtsATL - May 24, 2016

Sculptor Elijah Pierce knew this and was inspired to create a wood carving of the magazine cover, he knew that he was playing a part in etching Aaron's career highlight into the history books. He called the piece “Mr. and Mrs. Hank Aaron,” and it is ...

Twin Falls family reunite Basque carving door with original owners

KMVT - Nov 21, 2017

On Monday through the Facebook post, the Basque door was claimed by Abby Uriguen Gabiola, who now lives in Nebraska. Rudy feels great the door will be returned back to who it belongs. “It has a lot more meaning to it for them than us," he said.and more »

Practical, artistic wooden crafts on the table for annual sale

Waikato Times - Nov 20, 2017

The annual sale not only helps to highlight the hobby, but also provides a window to purchase a wealth of wooden objects. Member Paul Dangerfield​ said woodturning​ can be easily classified between practical items such as bowls, rolling pins, pens and ...

Juried show in Maple Ridge offers top knotch original items

Maple Ridge News - Nov 20, 2017

Hundreds of one-of-a-kind hand-spun, hand-woven, hand-dyed, felted and hooked and knitted items will be for sale at the show including hand-woven blankets, scarves, shawls, towels and rugs and felted pieces like bags, hats, tree decorations, mittens, ...

Massive eagle sculpture stopping traffic in Hampton

Tribune-Review - Nov 20, 2017

His solution is literally stopping traffic in his Hampton neighborhood, he said. In early October, Nulph, 65, commissioned chainsaw carver Ken Tynan to fashion the remaining oak trunk into an eagle sculpture with a more than 5-foot diameter and more ...

Roy Wilcox house is a crown jewel

Leader-Telegram - Nov 18, 2017

For the first time in decades, the Roy Wilcox home in Eau Claire's 3rd Ward will be open to the public during the 19th annual Friends of the Symphony Christmas Stroll, a major fundraiser for the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra. “This house is not an ...

Holiday fun at Mills at Salmon Falls

Foster's Daily Democrat - Nov 19, 2017

ROLLINSFORD — Always highly anticipated, the artisans at the Mills at Salmon Falls are holding open studios this weekend. The event started Saturday, but continues Sunday. There is something for every taste, whether it is collecting art or doing a bit ...and more »

Woodturning an eyeball

woodworkingnetwork.com - Nov 17, 2017

Accomplished woodworker and YouTube sensation Frank Howarth shows how he turned a wooden eyeball from maple, cherry, birch, walnut, and ebony. The white of the eye is maple composed of 10 segmented rings. The iris is cherry, birch, and walnut in a fine ...and more »

Carvings share traditional Anangu culture

The West Australian - Nov 17, 2017

An exhibition celebrating and exploring the stories and law of Anangu culture through traditional intricate carvings and artefacts is now on display at the Museum of the Goldfields. Punuku Tjukurpa, presented by Artback NT, is the first touring ...

Cork makers in the spotlight at City Hall Crafts and Design Fair

West Cork Times - Nov 17, 2017

City Hall Crafts and Design Fair is a celebration of the best Irish designers and makers from fashion to jewellery and beyond – with thousands of items that can only be found in Cork. There will be a huge emphasis on local makers, including Mairi Stone ...

Dundee wood carver turns garden into tourist attraction

Evening Telegraph - Nov 16, 2017

A Dunderr wood carver has transformed his garden into a local tourist attraction with an array of colourful creatures and characters. Christopher Bowman, 49, took up the craft less than three years ago but his work is already drawing crowds to his ...

Gunnedah Woodturners rescue cabinet made by late Gunnedah man Ray Hawkins | Video

Namoi Valley Independent - Nov 15, 2017

Mr Hawkins was president of the woodturners nine times over three terms and made a number of pieces of furniture, one of which is owned by Di and Owen Hasler. Mr Hasler said the cabinet was made in 1996 out of river red gum and housed a small fridge.and more »

Group carves out wooden art and fellowship

Clayton County Register - Nov 14, 2017

Members of the Monona Wood Carving Group include (left to right) Elmer Marting, Bob Moses, Ron Kaiser, Bob Drahn, Bob Griffith, Lawrence Schneider, David Scott and Stan Blair. The group meets every Tuesday, from 1 to 4 p.m., in the Marting Wood ...

Carving a masterpiece from Irma's mess

WTSP 10 News - Nov 13, 2017

Two months ago, when all of the west coast of Florida seemed bumper-to-bumper on I-75, Todd Plumlee knew Hurricane Irma could be costly. “As we looked back, my wife definitely had a tear in her eye wondering if we were going to lose everything,” he said.

GST Plunges UP's Saharanpur Wood Carving Craft in New Crisis

The Wire - Nov 13, 2017

The famous wood carving craft of Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh had barely started recovering from the severe problems created by demonetisation when it was plunged into a second crisis created by the high rates of GST and the various uncertainties and ...

Local artists to display their work at the Campbell River museum's annual Artists on Site

Campbell River Mirror - Nov 13, 2017

Come and meet some local artists at Artists on Site at the Museum at Campbell River on Saturday, Nov. 18. The annual event brings a number of artists and vendors to the museum to demonstrate and sell their work. Shoppers have the chance to browse high ...

Steel worker turns to wood work after Shelton Bar jobs fight

Stoke Sentinel - Nov 9, 2017

After decades of working with steel and fighting to save his industry Tom Buttress has made the switch to wood – carving and turning blocks into beautiful designs and functional tools. Tom, aged 80, was involved in the fight to save Shelton Bar ...

Art: Fuller Craft exhibit challenges gender norms

Wicked Local - Nov 8, 2017

BROCKTON - What do you see when you imagine a weaver or a wood turner? Most likely a woman at a loom and a man at the lathe. That will change when you visit “Gender Bend: Women in Wood, Men at the Loom” at the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton.and more »

Mountain Folklore: Owner of Meadowood Music turns wood into music

Reading Eagle - Nov 8, 2017

Continuing with the story of The Music in the Wood that I began last week, there was a third inspiration for this topic: and that is knowing that old-world love, care and the connection of the natural and spirit worlds to music live on here in ...

Colin Parkinson's interest in building leads to passion for woodturning

Stuff.co.nz - Nov 7, 2017

If you have ever witnessed woodturning, you would probably agree that it's mesmerising to watch. It's also mesmerising to do, but also a lot harder than the pros make it look. Leamington woodturner Colin Parkinson took me on as his student for an ...and more »

Textile artist to exhibit her work at a town's gallery

Lancashire Telegraph - Nov 6, 2017

A TEXTILE artist whose earliest memory is of a home loom and spinning wheel is to exhibit her work at a town's gallery. Sharon Shaul, who grew up in Ramsbottom and Darwen, earliest childhood memories are visiting wool mills with her father, a pattern ...and more »

Wood workers of a different sort

The Providence Journal - Nov 6, 2017

He traced the origins of 19th-century American Flyway bird decoys, describing how hunters would place wooden replicas of sandpipers sleeping, running and pecking the ground on the beach in order to fool ducks flying overhead into thinking it was a safe ...

Carvings by the Hundreds, Inspired by Childhood Memories

The Missourian - Nov 3, 2017

“Basswood comes from northern Minnesota, and it's the wood of choice for carvers because you carve it and it will hold together,” he said. Many of his carvings are inspired from his childhood memories. One carving he has is of a log with feet sticking ...

Holiday Marketplace Spotlight: Jeremy Williams Woodturning and Regina Sargeant Art

HottyToddy.com - Nov 3, 2017

Profits of Hottytoddy.com benefit the University of Mississippi's Meek School of Journalism and New Media. This is a premium holiday marketplace/show being promoted regionally and nationally to our audience of 1.9 million unique readers over this past ...

Dominion Hills Craft Show This Saturday

Falls Church News Press - Nov 2, 2017

The 14th Annual Dominion Hills Fall Craft Show will present 12 local and regional artisans featuring: paintings, jewelry, fine woodturning, chocolate, pottery, quilts, glassware, notecards and soap and body products. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Friedman Brothers Partners With Alexander Grabovetskiy – World Renown Wood Carver

Digital Journal - Nov 1, 2017

Lake Worth, Florida, November 01, 2017, Great news for the design community as news of the new partnership between Friedman Brothers and Russian born wood carver Alexander Grabovetskiy was made public. This is a match made in heaven as ...and more »

Food Bank carves out message about hunger

YourObserver.com - Nov 1, 2017

Fifteen years ago, Summerfield's Joe Coupe walked into a classroom at Frances Wakeland Elementary School in Bradenton to fix a teacher's computer. But what he noticed first was a second-grade student, his head on a table, fast asleep while the other ...

Women with Power Tools! They're building it themselves

Green Valley News - Nov 1, 2017

Forget calling a handyman for home construction and repairs. More and more women are picking up power tools and not only doing their own home repairs, they're designing and building their own furniture, tiling floors and getting their hands into home ...and more »

Oakville group holds woodcarving sessions

InsideHalton.com - Oct 31, 2017

Because space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. A youth accompanied by an adult is considered as one person. Oakville Sculptors and Woodcarvers Guild president Richard Darjes said the classes would give participants an opportunity ...

Junior woodturners awarded

The Post Newspaper (press release) - Oct 30, 2017

The Post Newspaper (press release)Junior woodturners awardedThe Post Newspaper (press release)Both Maria and Abigail have been doing wood turning for a few years as part of their home-school curriculum. Gavin French from Franklin Woodturners Club said they were lucky to have such high standards from the younger members. “They did an absolutely ...

"Tiki Bob" Getting His Carving Business Back Up and Running

My Panhandle - Oct 31, 2017

BAY COUNTY, Fla. - An accident on the highway back in September of 1994 would forever change Robert Atkinson's life. Atkinson, also known as "Tiki Bob" among neighbors and friends carves tikis for a living, but this profession didn't come until after ...

American College of Building Arts to offer workshops | | ourgazette ...

The Gazette - Oct 31, 2017

Starting in January 2018 the American College of the Building Arts (ACBA) will offer five one-week intensive courses to the public in ironsmith craft, wood carving ...and more »

Gift ideas galore as Hand of Man returns to Peterborough's Morrow Building

Peterborough Examiner - Oct 30, 2017

Colourful handmade slippers from MuffleUp frame shoppers at the 42nd annual Hand of Man Art and Craft Sale on Sunday October 29, 2017 at the Morrow Building in Peterborough, Ont.Shoppers of all ages dropped by the biggest and longest running craft ...

'Cards for Good Causes' returns to Stratford for the festive season

Stratford Observer - Oct 26, 2017

CHRISTMAS card charity shops have popped up across the town as the festive season draws closer. Charity 'Cards for Good Causes' has opened its shop at the library in Henley Street, where It sells cards supporting local and national causes. Last year ...

'Risk-taker' turns wood into treasure

Waikato Times - Oct 25, 2017

He often receives particularly difficult pieces of wood to turn. "I come home in the evenings, and there's wood outside my door, no joke. Somebody said 'here's a piece of kiwifruit vine'. "I haven't found anyone in the world who's tried to turn ...

Woodcarving is this family's business

The Declaration - Oct 25, 2017

Woodcarving is this family's business. -A A +A. Bookmark and Share. Wayne Sheets, who was accepted into 'Round the Mountain this year for his woodworking, comes from a family who takes pride in creative and productive hobbies. By Shaina Stockton.

Storm Lake Police search for information after chainsaw art, trees vandalized

Sioux City Journal - Oct 25, 2017

STORM LAKE, Iowa | The Storm Lake Police Department is searching for leads after a pair of trees and piece of chainsaw art were vandalized at Awaysis and Sunset parks last week. Storm Lake Public Safety Director Mark Prosser said the incident occurred ...

Montana Made: Wooden carvings from Bennion Lumber

KRTV Great Falls News - Oct 24, 2017

(CLANCY) Most Montanans are proud where they come from, which makes using The Treasure State as a decoration pretty popular. A man in a small town outside Helena combines his passion for Montana's political past with geography to create unique ...and more »

Out & About: Open Studios Tour in Botetourt County

Roanoke Times - Oct 24, 2017

Art students from Lord Botetourt and James River high schools were asked to make paintings of their favorite subjects. Those paintings will be available for purchase in the tour studios. A portion of the proceeds from purchases of the student paintings ...

Ethically Made: Interior Design Brand Liaigre

Billionaire.com - Oct 23, 2017

When he founded his brand back in 1985 and started crafting noble interiors, Liaigre used materials in a unique fashion: sanded pinewood and African Wenge were finely crafted by artisans to create sculptural benches and outdoor furniture. With them ...

REVIEW: Carving fantastic family memories at Cannon Hall Farm

The Star - Oct 23, 2017

Cannon Hall's Pumpkin Festival is always a sell-out event, and with good reason. Staff at the family-run farm are always coming up with new and creative ways to ensure children are bowled over with activities to do, from beginning to end, and that ...and more »

Second annual Mini-Maker takes place on campus

Evening Observer - Oct 22, 2017

OBSERVER Photo by Jade Ramsey Schlich: Lucas Meredith, Tyler Hatfield and Josephine Hatfield all pose with an R2D2 droid made by Sean Moore. Creative innovators and families celebrated the Second Annual Fredonia Mini Makers Faire Saturday at the ...

LOTO Woodcarvers' annual carving show & competition Oct. 28 in Camdenton

Lakenewsonline.com - Oct 22, 2017

This year's show features over 40 booths of woodcarvers, a carving wood vendor, knife and tool makers, a knife/tool sharpener, a chainsaw carver, and hand-carved door prizes all day long. If you hear the sounds of a chainsaw or see wood chips flying on ...and more »

Top turning award for Collie woodturner

Collie Mail - Oct 20, 2017

Top turner: Collie woodturner Trevor Flynn recently won a state award for the novice category for his turning. Photo: Shannon Wood. Collie Woodturners Club member Trevor Flynn has recently taken out the award for best novice turner in the state. Mr ...

Woodcarvers and Woodturners descend on Madison for weekend event

WKOW - Oct 19, 2017

) -- This Sunday, artists will converge on Abundant Life Christian School for the 29th Annual Woodcarvers and Woodturners Show and Sale. On Thursday, Dave Hiller stopped by Wake Up Wisconsin to talk about the event. The annual show ...

RDS Craft Awards Exhibition

News Four - Oct 18, 2017

The excellence of Irish craft was on show again this year from August 2-13 at the RDS Craft Awards Exhibition. There were 336 entries across ten categories on display and for judging and while they may have been somewhat overshadowed by the hubbub of ...

Andrés Mier y Terán harnesses Mexican craft traditions for debut Prima by Pirwi collection

Dezeen - Oct 18, 2017

Mexican design brand Pirwi has launched the first collection in its new Prima line: a furniture range intended to help sustain craft traditions through contemporary forms. Prima by Pirwi. The debut Prima by Pirwi range was created by Mexican designer ...

Camdenton Army veteran finds a new calling in tree carving

Lakenewsonline.com - Oct 18, 2017

Back home in Missouri, “I went online and found a chain saw carving school out in Snoqualmie, Washington.” $2,600 later and after diligent practice, Kellogg began a wood carving career for homeowners and businesses around the Lake. 65-year-old US ...

Arlington Historical Society to host “The Art of the Wood Turner” at Old Schwamb Mill

Wicked Local Arlington - Oct 17, 2017

The kick-off event for the Arlington Historical Society's lecture series “Centuries of the Arts in Arlington” is set for Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 7:30p.m. at the old Scwamb mill. The first program, called “The Art of the Wood Turner,” will be presented by ...

Work of-art doors at Cairncross

The Sunshine Coast Hinterland Times (blog) - Oct 16, 2017

The Sunshine Coast Hinterland Times (blog)Work of-art doors at CairncrossThe Sunshine Coast Hinterland Times (blog)Situated atop the steep southern end of the Blackall Range, the Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve is a haven for nature-lovers and environmentalists. Mary, Mabel and Elizabeth Thynne donated the rainforest land to the then Landsborough Shire Council in ...

Family Fun Day invites visitors to take a step back in time

Taranaki Daily News - Oct 16, 2017

Blacksmiths, wood turners, bowyers and more will be in working their trades on Sunday for the village's annual Family Fun Day. Raewynn Hodge, the vice chairman of the Pioneer Villiage Society, said the day really did bring the village to life for the ...

Peery's Egyptian Theater, Family Promise, local schools need volunteers

Standard-Examiner - Oct 15, 2017

If you are interested in volunteering and don't see something that interests you, please call — we have many more opportunities available and will help you find something best uses your skills. • Peery's Egyptian Theater is looking for volunteer ...

Southeastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour set Nov. 24-25

CapeGazette.com - Oct 14, 2017

The 23rd Southeastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24 and 25. SEDAST offers guests the opportunity to see seven different styles of paintings, a glass blower, a wood turner, two different ...and more »

Syrian newcomer crafts way to say 'thank-you' with wood carving

Globalnews.ca - Oct 13, 2017

A Syrian newcomer has carved out a means of saying “thank you” throughout the community. Equipped with 28 years of woodcarving experience and a roll of tools at the London Community Woodshop, Yousef Al Kurdi has been handcrafting gifts for city hall, ...

'Far From the Tree': VAC exhibit features work by acrylic artist, woodworker

Hawaii Tribune Herald - Oct 13, 2017

Volcano Art Center announces the art exhibit “Far From the Tree,” featuring new works by Linda Peterson and Gregg Smith. The exhibition is open to the public from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily Saturday through Nov. 12 at the VAC Gallery in Hawaii Volcanoes ...and more »

Ottawa man shapes wood into works of art

MyWebTimes.com - Oct 12, 2017

Calvin Myers works in his South Ottawa garage workshop with a collection of his handcrafted woodcarvings. Myers, who started turning chunks of discarded wood into art five years ago, recently won top honors at the 2017 Valley Carvers Expo at Starved ...

Woodturners display work in Picture Butte

Sunny South News (blog) - Oct 11, 2017

Woodturners display work in Picture ButteSunny South News (blog)With ten different wood turners displaying pieces such as ring, bowls, vase, decorations and mugs, if you can think it, they've probably done it. Jessie Malmberg, member of the Picture Butte Art Gallery association, was invited to a guild meeting to ...

Wood turning awarded

The Border Watch - Oct 11, 2017

Mount Gambier Wood Turning Club Yarn Bowl Competition Don Golding Perpetual Trophy Open Section winner John Ferguson with award master of ceremonies Alma Golding. THE Mount Gambier Wood Turning Club Yarn Bowl Competition was held last ...and more »

Huang Xiaoming exhibits wood works

Chinadaily USA - Oct 10, 2017

More than 70 pieces of Huang Xiaoming's wood art are now on show at the National Museum of China. A native of East China's Zhejiang province, Huang inherited the age-old wood-carving skills of his hometown Dongyang since the age of 16. Now, 52, he ...

Crowds flock to Festival of Fine Craft in Millville

Vineland Daily Journal - Oct 8, 2017

MILLVILLE - Joy and Carol Blatherwick of Blue Anchor wait for the Festival of Fine Craft at Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center every year. With several fall birthdays in the family and the holidays just around the corner, the two have made it an annual ...

Wood-carver and chainsaw artist returns home to Bundy

Bundaberg News Mail - Oct 9, 2017

His mentor was Bundaberg's late Arthur Nobby Clark, who past away in March and was best known for his Denizens of the Deep. With Nobby in his thoughts Christensen will return to Bundaberg to give a live sculpting demonstration, for the Bundaberg ...

Woodcarver in Lakeville has found his niche

South Bend Tribune - Oct 8, 2017

Tom is the artist and woodcarver who created all those canes for those people who needed a little stability in life. He has designed each cane to fit the owner's interests. The canes are decorated with flowers, cars, dogs and birds. Some have sparkles ...

'Shifting' exhibit opens at ArtReach

Stillwater Gazette - Oct 6, 2017

Clouds shift across the sky. Time and elements shift boundaries. The shape of wood shifts under the turner's tool. Painters Jamie Lauler Solberg and Barbara Claussen with wood turner Todd Williams explore questions movement and change in “Shifting ...

Sculptor carves fallen redwood tree into ocean's largest tentacled creature

Treehugger - Oct 6, 2017

Disease and strong winds (like those generated by a hurricane) can uproot and take down a tree. What to do with a tree once it's fallen? It could be salvaged and upcycled into furniture or any number of things; it could also be transformed into ...

segmented wood turning

Hackaday - Oct 6, 2017

Having visited last year's desert saturnalia to see his son [Andy]'s exhibition, the studio artist decided to undertake a massive display in his medium of choice — segmented woodturning. Not content to display a bamboo Death Star, [Malcolm] went big ...and more »

What's It Worth?: Circa 1900 wooden rocker

The Mercury News - Oct 5, 2017

It is a wooden rocker that's reddish in color. I hope you'll be able to investigate it. A: It's very possible that a homeowner purchased this chair through a mail-order catalog. Sears and Montgomery Ward were the Amazons of yesteryear. A whole host of ...

Woodcarvers' craft and talents on display with live demos in Spanish Fork

Daily Herald - Oct 4, 2017

The Utah Valley Woodcarvers Club will host its annual show this weekend, giving carvers a chance to show off their skills and visitors a chance to see the finished products. The 12th annual show, which will be held at the Veteran's Memorial Building in ...

SEMVA returns to downtown Rochester

Post-Bulletin - Oct 4, 2017

Carved eggshells and metal sculptures will be two of the many types of art on display in the new South Eastern Minnesota Visual Artists (SEMVA) gallery at 320 South Broadway, Rochester. The contrast between fragile eggshells and durable metal may be ...

Meet former gold smuggler now carving sculptures at home

Gloucestershire Live - Oct 5, 2017

Having had a colourful life gold smuggling, sailing the world as part of the Swedish Navy; now retired Malcolm Aprachamian is now retired and enjoying making works of art again. Malcom whose mother lived in London when she met Malcom's Armenian ...

Reception Friday for Tahlequah artists displaying work in Muskogee

Tahlequah Daily Press - Oct 3, 2017

A reception and artist meet-and-greet will be held Friday, Oct. 6, 5-7 p.m. The featured artists include Dr. Bill Rosener with wood-turned bowls, vases and deep hollow forms; Jodie Rosener with clay creations; Paula Hefley with watercolors; and Marie ...

Woodcarvers move yearly show to Highlands Ranch

Highlands Ranch Herald - Oct 3, 2017

For a number of years, the metro-wide Colorado Woodcarvers Club has held its annual show/competition/sale at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds, but on Oct. 14-15, 2017, the organization will move into the south area (Hilton Garden Inn in Highlands Ranch ...and more »

Wareham Gateway Turners club turns wood into artwork

Wareham Week - Oct 2, 2017

The Gateway Turners club proudly creates and displays hand-crafted bowls, pens, shot glasses, Christmas tree ornaments, birdhouses, earrings and more, all made from wood on a lathe. Gateway Turners is in its tenth year as Wareham's woodturning club, ...

Tree carving honoring 'Big Reds' takes shape on Main Street

Centerville Daily Iowegian - Oct 2, 2017

Submitted photoSteve Spurgeon stands next to his completed sculpture at the home of Julie Clark on Main Street in Centerville. Spurgeon says he rarely uses paint. To get a dark, black color he uses a torch. This particular sculpture however did have ...

Folk artist to present programs at schools

Hickory Daily Record - Oct 1, 2017

Williams will present a program about his art at Riverbend Middle School on Thursday, Oct. 5, and at Newton-Conover Middle School on Friday, Oct. 6. The Artist in the Schools Program is made possible by a donation from the Duke Energy Foundation.

Rigby man handcrafts one-of-a-kind wooden bowls

East Idaho News - Oct 1, 2017

When Reddick goes out to his shop, he starts by choosing a segmented bowl design, then he starts cutting wood. He uses a lot of cherry wood and maple wood, though his favorite wood is willow. At times Reddick also uses woods not found around Idaho or ...

WoodStock Wood Show: At the centre of the three-day show is carving competition displaying talents of local ...

Woodstock Sentinel Review - Oct 1, 2017

“We're big on buying from local sawmills,” he said. Merten's company was one of 100's of vendors at this year's WoodStock Wood Show. The show is also home to Ontario Woodworking Championship where dozens of works are judged and admired by show ...

Chance to try over 50 varieties of apple at National Trust manor Snowshill Manor, near Broadway

Cotswold Journal - Sep 29, 2017

Snowshill Manor's two orchards are home to over 50 varieties of apple and senior gardener Vicky Cody is looking forward to showing off the harvest. "We want to encourage people to look at the many varieties of apple which exist – the vast majority of ...and more »

ART exhibit opens at AOG

Spencer Daily Reporter - Sep 28, 2017

Artisans Road Trip exhibits in the area continue with the Arts on Grand show which opened Tuesday. More than 25 artists will have their work on display as a part of the ART weekend, and many of those will be a part of the Spencer AOG exhibit. The ...

'My Handmade Armenia' Festival to Take Place in Yerevan on Sept. 30

Asbarez Armenian News - Sep 28, 2017

YEREVAN – The “My Armenia” program is organizing the “My Handmade Armenia” festival in Yerevan on September 30, 2017. The festival will showcase the results of My Armenia's collaboration with Teryan Cultural Center and the Folk Art Hub Foundation, ...

Journey man: Malian sculptor riddles through questions of identity, spirit

Denton Record Chronicle - Sep 27, 2017

Someone worries over identity, bristles at cultural appropriation or puzzles over environmental crises. Sometimes, they punctuate it with a familiar hashtag: #FirstWorldProblems. In a single — and singular — work of art now in a Denton gallery, West ...

Chalukya style from historical to 'present' unfolding at wood-carving workshop

Star of Mysore - Sep 26, 2017

Mysuru: Meditating Buddha… Shiva carved in Chalukya style, the attractive Shila Balika and other designs are unfolding in wood. Surprisingly, even the GST (Goods and Services Tax) theme is being unravelled. The carvers are immersed in carving the ...

Wood worker

The Kansan - Sep 25, 2017

HALSTEAD — When you step into Dana Keiser's workshop, you can see wood stacked from floor to ceiling and inhale the scent of sawdust. Keiser, who spent time in the Navy as an aircraft mechanic and now works as a welder, said he started working with ...

Woodcarvers created sculptures in 40 minutes

The Slovak Spectator - Sep 24, 2017

Only 40 minutes were set for six artist woodcarvers from Slovakia, Poland and Czech Republic to create wooden sculptures. The unconventional competition in fast-carving took place in Jánska dolina. Sculptures were designated for auction with proceeds ...

Brookfield Craft Center celebrates 65 years

Danbury News Times - Sep 24, 2017

BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Craft Center recently celebrated 65 years of dedication to the arts with an evening of food, music and a silent auction. The Brookfield Craft Center held its 65th anniversary event earlier this month at the Visual and ...

Local carver has been crafting keepsakes for a decade

Southwest Virginia Today - Sep 22, 2017

Chosen as a visage of the 32-mile trail that links Tazewell to Marion, a pint-sized beast known for its fierce nature was crafted to be bestowed upon the winner of the annual football game between the Tazewell Bulldogs and the Marion Scarlet Hurricanes.

Valley man picks up wood carving to stay sober

ABC15 Arizona - Sep 22, 2017

"People always walk up to me and say, 'Oh, that looks like my uncle. Do you know him?'" said Dave. He may not know them, but each carving has its own story to tell. Each face with its own expression, just like Dave, who turned to wood carving to carve ...

Woodturning competition winners to be exhibited

The Lawton Constitution - Sep 21, 2017

Woodturning isn't a lost art, and prime examples will be on display through Oct. 15 at the Forest Heritage Center at Beavers Bend State Park in southeastern Oklahoma. Woodturning involves a large lathe and as the wood turns on the lathe, bowls, plates ...

Artist Uses Chainsaw to Carve Giant Octopus into a Fallen Redwood Tree

My Modern Met - Sep 20, 2017

American chainsaw artist Jeffrey Michael Samudosky recently transformed a redwood snag into a magnificent giant octopus. Carved to perfection, its giant tentacles stretch out, tapering off in refined detail. Working out of Gig Harbor, Washington ...

Burnham-On-Sea Woodturning Club to hold Open Day this Saturday

Burnham-On-Sea - Sep 20, 2017

Woodturning ...and more »

Nationally known duck carvers a highlight of Northern Neck Land Conservancy event

Fredericksburg.com - Sep 20, 2017

It's the annual “Boots and Barbecue” event put on each year by the Northern Neck Land Conservancy. The group strives to preserve working farms, managed forests, wild marshlands and river shore in the Northern Neck and Essex County that form one of the ...

Empty Bowls 'supports the most vulnerable people in our community'

Great Falls Tribune - Sep 19, 2017

In 1993, local potter Judy Ericksen saw an opportunity to help the people of Great Falls. She found a newspaper clipping that someone had left at Gallery 16 about an empty bowls event in Mesa, Ariz., that invited local artists to make custom pottery to ...

New wood sculpture in Lake George recalls Rogers' Rangers' role in French and Indian War

Troy Record - Sep 18, 2017

Several other businesses have already approached the village, seeking permission for similar carvings near them,, he said. This would add another dimension to Lake George's already vibrant hospitality industry by promoting art and adding cultural ...

#knowyourbenoni – Northmead resident hooked on his hobby

Benoni City Times - Sep 18, 2017

#knowyourbenoni – Northmead resident hooked on his hobby. Northmead resident Byron Brazier (35) is a vehicle instrumentation technician, but what he 'wood' love to do for a living is carve fish because that is his passion. 12 hours ago. Byron Brazier ...

Tough knock on wood

The New Indian Express - Sep 16, 2017

You simply cannot go wrong with wooden handicrafts when decorating your home. A versatile material, wood has been used for centuries to craft a wide array of items for home interiors that go beyond furniture. Wooden handicrafts still hold their charm ...

Nordic woodcarving classes at Nordic Heritage Museum this fall

My Ballard (blog) - Sep 15, 2017

My Ballard (blog)Nordic woodcarving classes at Nordic Heritage Museum this fallMy Ballard (blog)If you're looking for a new creative outlet, the Nordic Heritage Museum is offering Nordic woodcarving classes on Saturdays from 9am to 3:30pm, September 16 through November 11. “In this class, participants will learn Baroque Acanthus, Rococo, and ...

Where Are They Now: Whittler Loves Life And Carving Wooden Figures

Yankton Daily Press - Sep 15, 2017

"That's when I bought my first set of carving knives. They cut a lot better than X-Acto knives," she said, referring to a utility knife with a very sharp, replaceable blade. She has now carved more than 2,000 pieces, and five years ago, opened her own ...

Wood turning: Shapes following form

Edmonds Beacon - Sep 14, 2017

Rick Davenport spins odd shapes of wood with a sharp tool on a fast-spinning lathe from his studio in Edmonds' Seaview neighborhood. His eyes focus intently behind a face shield as he crafts his creations, wood shavings tumbling onto his arms and ...and more »

Carving Wood Art at the York Fair

FOX43.com - Sep 13, 2017

WEST MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, Pa. -- Paul Waclo of Loganville, York County, has been carving professionally for three years. He started in 2012 with absolutely no experience, not even knowing how to use a chainsaw. Paul was ...

Woodworking is an art where productivity meets creativity

WicklowNews.Net - Sep 12, 2017

Woodworking is an art where productivity meets creativity, and if you've wanted to put both of those attributes into practice while carving out a career for yourself – then this year-long course in Furniture Design & Manufacturing is for you. You'll ...and more »

Remember When

SW News Media - Sep 12, 2017

The Board of Education is considering installing a wood turning lathe for the classes in manual training. By using a lathe the boys can make various types of furniture and also receive instruction in pattern-making. The Board has also taken under ...

Tahltan artist takes first place for paddle carving

Prince Rupert Northern View - Sep 12, 2017

This year, she submitted a paddle she carved with an eagle design and abalone inlaid in the wood to the Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA) organization. She called the piece “eagle harvesting the salmon” and she received first place in ...and more »

Mara Sirpam: Wood craft of Chettinadu on display at IGRMS

Star of Mysore - Sep 11, 2017

Mysuru: Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, Southern Regional Centre (IGRMS-SRC), Wellington House, Irwin Road, has displayed Chettiar Mara Sirpam (wood craft of Chettinadu region) from Tamil Nadu as part of its Exhibit of the Month.

First chainsaw carving championship helps first responders

KAUZ-TV - Sep 10, 2017

The first ever chainsawing carving championship in Graham, Texas was held on Saturday and Young County carved up wood for fun and a good cause. Blocks of wood were turned into Marlins, eagles, cowboys and more. The Young County Masonic Lodge ...

Offering a scenic and artsy tour

Winnipeg Free Press - Sep 9, 2017

Rosser painter Dolly Dennis' home studio is the first stop on this year's South of the Lakes Art Tour. The 15th annual tour is planned for Sat., Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 17 from noon to 4 p.m. and coordinated by the Prairie Oak ...

King's Lynn Woodturners makes wood work for 20th birthday

Lynn News - Sep 8, 2017

King's Lynn Woodturners makes wood work for 20th birthday. King's Lynn Woodturners' 20th Birthday. Middelton Village Hall Pictured on right Woodturner Martin Elkerson showing some examples of his work. Published: 10:30 Friday 08 September 2017 ...

Lean On Me Project carved, personalized canes offer steady support

Tribune-Review - Sep 8, 2017

The row of custom carved canes propped against a wall in Jen Costello's Penn Township home offer an eye-catching, fun vibe, along with their function. Some light up. One is shaped like a No. 2 school pencil. Another is covered with carved emoji faces.

Kiwanis Wilderness Trail Festival continues to grow

Roanoke Times - Sep 8, 2017

The 44th annual Wilderness Trail Festival will take place in downtown Christiansburg on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and has not only grown in scope but will be capped off this year by an evening concert. The event will be held rain or shine.

Stormtroopers Invade The West Sussex Woodturners at Amberley Museum

The District Post - Sep 7, 2017

The West Sussex Woodturners were somewhat surprised when they were joined by a Stormtrooper at their Kids craft activity day in Amberley Museum last Wednesday. All was going to plan, with children delightedly woodturning their own mini-beasts, before ...

How the Holland Bowl Mill became a tourist attraction

MLive.com - Sep 6, 2017

HOLLAND, MI -- It may not be Windmill Island or Dutch Village, but the Holland Bowl Mill is finding a foothold as a tourist destination in a West Michigan community known for its Dutch heritage and Tulip Time Festival. ... Over the years, the Holland's ...

Woodcarver studies humans for inspiration

Lexington Dispatch - Sep 6, 2017

If you're ever out and about in Davidson County and notice the man in the photo above this article staring at you, don't freak out. He's not a dangerous. He's not weird. He's an artist studying your features and personality, which may make you the next ...and more »

Carve out thanks: Veterans pick up plaques made for them

Chippewa Herald - Sep 6, 2017

Sue Erickson takes a photo of a plaque while Air Force veteran Ron Bauer takes a close look Tuesday at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at Chippewa Falls. Members of the Western Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild made plaques for the veterans.

Woodfest 2017 set to celebrate Kawerau's forestry links

New Zealand Herald - Sep 6, 2017

Current tree climbing national and three-time world champion Scott Forrest will also be involved. Kawerau-born Forrest was hoping to add another accolade to his belt. He is one of three sportsmen nominated for the New Zealand Rural Sportsman of the ...

Carver Ken Sheen creates grand prize for 2017 Williams Lake Art Walk and Sale

Williams Lake Tribune - Sep 4, 2017

A wood carving of a bear will be the grand prize in the Williams Lake Art Walk and Sale for the second year in a row. Last year Spirit Carver Dean Ross created a special bear for the grand prize and was commissioned to create another sculpture for this ...

Woodcarver to showcase talents in Holmen

The Courier Life News - Sep 4, 2017

He will showcase his talent and creations at the September Holmen Area Historical Society meeting. The meeting will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, at the Holmen Village Hall, 421 Main Street, Holmen. At the evening's program, Ostrander will share his ...

Sangamon Valley Woodcarvers Club 27th annual show and sale event

FOX Illinois - Sep 3, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WRSP) — The Sangamon Valley Woodcarvers Club hosted a show and sale event at the state fairgrounds on Saturday. This is their 27th year. The show exhibits the best hand carved wood items from across the country. Everyone was able ...

Maturango Museum presents the 2017 Open Studio Tour

Ridgecrest Daily Independent - Sep 2, 2017

The Open Studio Tour is a wonderful way to meet some of our local artists and see the amazing array of talent that we have in our community. Artists in Ridgecrest and Inyokern open their studios for the 2-day event so ticket holders can visit and ...and more »

Southern Hands Artist Studio Tour

PR.com (press release) - Sep 1, 2017

Southern Hands Artist Studio TourPR.com (press release)Thirty artists in studios across Fayette and Coweta counties will be showcasing their talents and techniques, answering questions and selling their art during the 5th Annual Southern Hands Artist Studio Tour (SHAST). Held the 2nd weekend in November.and more »

Clinton man finds hidden talent, becomes award-winning carver

Beloit Daily News - Sep 1, 2017

Few knew it, but the retired Blackhawk Technical College instructor had quite the natural talent. From creating actual-scale, detailed models of North America's bird species, to making fun pieces with teeny-tiny details and a touch of whimsy, Lesch ...

Market Street Art Spot to feature the work of co-founder Marty Chapman

The-review - Sep 1, 2017

In addition to Marty Chapman in the Front Gallery, the Art Spot will feature throughout the gallery, the works of the Art Spot's Resident Artists Anna Rather (printmaker,painter),Judi Longacre (painter), Susan Crawford (calligrapher,illustrator), Joan ...

'Loyal Ladies' fund woodcarving installation in Black River Park

Alpena News - Sep 1, 2017

“Alcona Township has been fantastic in working with us and making it really easy,” she said. According to Aspey there was no particular reason for picking Black River to have the art put in the park. “I brought it to the Loyal Ladies board, they liked ...

As the curly koa wood turns

Maui News - Aug 29, 2017

Sam Stephens of Kihei turns a curly koa saltshaker during a demonstration Friday at Queen Ka'ahumanu Center by the Maui Woodturners Association. He is pictured working on a lathe donated to the club by the American Association of Woodturners.

Swans Island featured at Archipelago

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription) - Aug 31, 2017

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)Swans Island featured at ArchipelagoCourier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)Rockland — Bill Laurita, president of Swans Island Company, will join Archipelago and some of the gallery's featured artists for a special reception during Arts In Rockland's First Friday Art Walk. The public is invited to stop into the gallery's 386 ...

E'town man's carvings return identity to Holocaust victims

Plattsburgh Press Republican - Aug 29, 2017

The images of Holocaust victims that he captured are of their lives before their heart-wrenching deaths. “These were just ordinary people, kids playing the harp, playing a violin, posing in very candid ways,” he said of the images he used to create his ...

'Woodchuck Hodges' takes on his biggest challenge yet

Franklin News Post - Aug 28, 2017

Hodges' shop, Woodchuck Woodcarvings, still operates today. Hodges does all types of woodwork in any size — deftly operating a chainsaw while barefoot. He has carved animals, people, furniture, wood signs and more. Recently he faced his largest ...

House Works: Choosing the wood finish for the look you want

Ottawa Citizen - Aug 28, 2017

A yellowish hue can give wood a nice, warm antique look. But then again, that's not always what you want depending on the style of furniture you have in your home. Sometimes crystal clear is what you want. Waterbased urethanes are different than oil ...

What name would you choose for Sawston's new 15ft giraffe?

Cambridge News - Aug 28, 2017

The new Sawston village giraffe has attracted admirers both locally and across the country, but it is missing one crucial thing – a name. Now residents are being invited to propose one for the 15ft wooden carving, which is the handy work of tree ...

Fair notebook: Faith at the fair

Glens Falls Post-Star - Aug 27, 2017

EASTON—Faith is an important part of life in many rural areas. The Washington County Fair recognizes that connection by hosting a non-denominational church service on Sunday morning of fair week. More than 70 people of all ages gathered in one of the ...

The Waterford man who's carving a 20-metre-long wooden Viking sword

thejournal.ie - Aug 27, 2017

“I want to shave around 3 metres off it,” John says. “I only have to make it 20 metres long to beat the record. “The lads are telling me I should leave it, but I want it to look right. A Viking sword is usually five times the length of the handle, so ...

3 generations find common ground around a lathe

Waco Tribune-Herald - Aug 27, 2017

JJ Tolly, 13, takes a close look at a writing pen he is turning on a small lathe while his grandfather, John Tolly, keeps a keen eye during the annual Southwest Association of Turners convention at the Waco Convention Center. The Tollys have three ...and more »

Furniture school turning passions to skills in Ayden

Greenville Daily Reflector - Aug 26, 2017

AYDEN — A business that caters to people interested in learning the art of woodturning and furniture making recently found a new home in downtown Ayden. The N.C. Furniture School on Second Street, which offers ranging instruction that ranges from ...

Artist carves life from wood

Beaumont Enterprise - Aug 25, 2017

Spinney has been carving wooden sculptures for 35 to 40 years, regularly submitting work to the Beaumont Art League or selling his work on commission. In his home, he has an extensive collection of works donated by woodcarvers from all over the world ...

Rachel on the Road: Woodlot Artisans

WIAT 42 - Aug 25, 2017

PELHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — If you take Interstate 65 through Pelham, then you've seen Woodlot Artisans. We decided to stop by the wood-carving gallery and shop to see what it's all about. Store owners Justin and Heather Bailey hand carve many of the ...

Past on display at Vintage Days

Humboldt Journal - Aug 24, 2017

Don Poncelet and his Oliver 70 antique tractor won the Class 1 under 4,000 lbs category at the Humboldt Area Vintage Club Vintage Days Tractor Pull on Aug. 19. The club decided to combine the tractor and truck pull with their Vintage Days and made it a ...

Cape Cod Woodturners receives grant

Cape Cod Times (subscription) - Aug 24, 2017

Cape Cod Woodturners receives grantCape Cod Times (subscription)Cape Cod Woodturners was awarded a 2017 education opportunity grant from the American Association of Woodturners for a Jet midi lathe, which will be used for club and community educational programs, according to a statement from the organization.

Local artist carves his niche at county fair

Fremont News Messenger - Aug 23, 2017

FREMONT - With a chisel, a small block of basswood and a slow, deliberate manner, Don Leiser made Santa Claus come alive at the Sandusky County Fair. The fair entered its second day Wednesday, with wood carvers like Leiser sharing the spotlight with ...

Chain saw artist carves wildlife from the heart

The Sun Chronicle - Aug 23, 2017

ATTLEBORO — Former landscaper Damon Giustini never received any formal art training, yet his chainsaw sculptures of bears, American eagles and other wildlife inspire with a vision drawn from the heart. “I never make any sketches or draw on the wood ...

KACC to host woodturning workshop

Community journal - Aug 22, 2017

The Hill Country Turners and Kerr Arts & Cultural Center are conducting an “Introduction to Woodturning” workshop on Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will make a turned pen in the morning and a wooden bowl in the afternoon. The full-day ...

Woodcarvers display and demonstrate their art at the fair

KEVN Black Hills Fox - Aug 21, 2017

... involved, but people, you don't need a lot of tools. It's a very cheap hobby to get started in." The woodcarvers will be at the fair all week from 12 to 8 in the Fine Arts Building. People can enter a raffle for one dollar for a chance to win their ...

With just with carved wood or terra cotta, one artist makes the miniature feel monumental

Los Angeles Times - Aug 20, 2017

Ryosuke Yazaki's sculptures, carved from wood or fashioned from terra cotta, possess a palpable 1950s vibe. They evoke the rounded, elemental forms of Isamu Noguchi or Henry Moore, but where those iconic artists tended toward the monumental, Yazaki's ...

Chief engineer takes up wood carving

Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era - Aug 18, 2017

While he was out at sea for 25 years as a chief engineer on a tugboat, Gary Taylor dreamed of his retirement. It comprised of him watching TV on a couch and enjoying the air conditioning. After getting injured, which forced him to leave his job, Gary ...

From out of the woods

Sault Star - Aug 17, 2017

. “I've always had the interest.” He bought a wood lathe from a friend about two decades ago. “Wood turning is very much like metal turning,” said Dyni of his 30-year trade at Essar ...

Important of heritage skills highlighted by report

shropshirestar.com - Aug 17, 2017

"While the buildings and artefacts are a key part of this heritage, the skills of the Industrial Revolution are of equal importance. The Ironbridge Gorge has always been an inspirational location for artisans and we are passionate about keeping these ...

Henard is August Artist of the Month

Therogersvillereview - Aug 16, 2017

ROGERSVILLE — The Local Artists Gallery is featuring Tammy Henard as its August Artist of the Month. Henard comes from a family of artists and crafters and is bringing up a new generation to keep the traditions alive. The family business is called ...

Sculptor: Chewton's Richard Yates is the Australian Navy's wood carver

The Weekly Times - Aug 16, 2017

Fast forward to March this year and Richard was awarded a commission by the Royal Australian Navy as their wood carver, officially responsible for making 15 honour boards for three Air Warfare Destroyers, as well as frigates, patrol boats, and then ...

Whimsical carver among artists drawn to Arts Alive

Langley Advance - Aug 15, 2017

It's year 24 for Arts Alive, and organizers are gearing up for all the fun and activities they're unveiling this weekend in downtown Langley City. This Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the family-oriented Arts Alive Festival is being held on the one ...and more »

Tribal member respects his elder, completes valuable Catholic sculpture for free

Tribal Tribune (subscription) - Aug 14, 2017

Tribal Tribune (subscription)Tribal member respects his elder, completes valuable Catholic sculpture for freeTribal Tribune (subscription)That's what happened when his uncle “Bud” — tribal member William Clark, of Tacoma — asked him to create a touring, nearly life-size Saint Kateri sculpture for their local church. “They were trying to get a sculpture and they had a little amount of ...

Husband and wife duo take on US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship

WEAU - Aug 14, 2017

But for Sandie and Stevie who have become woodcarvers for a living, coming to US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship is less about business. “We do it for a job, so it's a living for us,” says Sandy. “So when we get to come out here and do stuff out ...and more »

Danecdotes: A rookie woodworker's journal

The Lake Country Echo - Aug 13, 2017

Now that I have a garage, a workbench and a handful of tools, I decided that I am finally ready to give woodworking a try ... and it is harder than I thought it would be. The biggest struggle in my woodworking life at the moment, though, is simply ...

Get framed, in wooden eye wear

Livemint - Aug 13, 2017

Kolkata-based Sayantani Saha of Woodgeek Store, a brand that crafts wooden glasses, notebooks, phone cases and pens, credits this to the fact that they don't weigh too much and are easy to use. “Wood-framed eyeglasses are more popular these days ...

Pictures: Crowds flock to Nevern show

Tivyside Advertiser - Aug 11, 2017

A huge crowd of supporters and competitors gathered at the Nevern Agricultural and Horticultural Society's 68th Annual Show on Wednesday at Parc yr Ynys, Newport. The entries at the gate were up, the classes well supported, visitors flocked to the show ...

Chainsaw artists carve toward US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship in Eau Claire

WQOW TV News 18 - Aug 10, 2017

Eau Claire (WQOW) - It's tree cutting of a different sort than what Paul Bunyan would be used to as the U.S. Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship gets off to a roaring start. There are 11 carvers in Eau Claire from around the world, including Australia ...

GALLERY: Carv Fest draws artists of all kinds to Faribault Ice Arena

Southernminn.com - Aug 10, 2017

Like skates on ice, hundreds spent their day carving at the Faribault Ice Arena Thursday at Carv Fest. Unlike the hockey players that call the arena their home each winter, this group operated at a more leisurely pace, creating one-of-a-kind creations ...

Discover European woodwork show at Cressing Temple Barns

Braintree and Witham Times - Aug 10, 2017

EXPERTS will be showing off their specialist woodworking skills at Cressing Temple Barns next month. The European wood working show, which will feature works of art and skill from around the continent, will take place on Saturday, September 16 and ...and more »

Wood sculpture show opens Monday at Society of Bluffton Artists

Bluffton Today - Aug 8, 2017

Di Mona began carving when he was 10 years old, making objects from his grandfather's wine grape boxes. His creations included realistic birds, animals and wood spirits from basswood. Di Mona's passion included a stint as a president of the Nature ...

Del Val Kid Wins Big in Vegas

TAPinto.net - Aug 8, 2017

KINGWOOD, NJ - New Delaware Valley High School grad Justin Fiaschetti won big in Las Vegas – his African-style vase won Best in Show in the High School Division at the American Association of Woodturners' competition held in late July at AWFSFair at ...

Carv Fest returns for Faribault for 13th time this weekend

Southernminn.com - Aug 7, 2017

The first celebration was the 30-year anniversary of his career in art, so he decided to invite friends, family and other woodcarving enthusiasts to the Faribault Ice Arena, where the free event will continue in its 13th iteration this weekend. The ...

If you go down to South Brent Wood Fair in September you're sure of a great day out

South Hams Gazette - Aug 7, 2017

We have a great line-up of organisations and are aiming to build on the success of our last Wood Fair, held in 2014. An event celebrating trees and woodlands is returning to a South Hams village in September. South Brent Wood Fair is taking place on ...and more »

Rasmus Bækkel Fex borrows "honesty and quality" of Shaker design for F chair

Dezeen - Aug 6, 2017

"The F chair is a celebration of old crafts," said Fex, who studied furniture design at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Design. "It is born from innumerable prototypes and hands-on work at Brdr Krüger's workshop, where we fine-tuned the ...

Guagua mayor to create council for woodcarvers | SunStar

Sun.Star - Aug 5, 2017

GUAGUA Mayor Dante Torres said Saturday that he will be putting up a woodcraft council that will look into the marketing of woodcraft products and the further development of the woodcarving industry in the town. Woodcarving is a major industry for ...

Photos: Tree carver creates bear in DeKalb

DeKalb Daily Chronicle - Aug 4, 2017

Ron Rice carves a dead tree into the likeness of a bear at a friend's home on Fairview Drive on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 in DeKalb. Rice, a former chiropractor, has taken up wood carving since retiring from his practice five years ago and has statues ...

Mark Supik Woodturning & Monument City Brewing: Tapping into two thriving businesses

Baltimore Post-Examiner - Aug 4, 2017

And on July 13, BMI members and guests journeyed a few miles east of the Inner Harbor museum to Highlandtown for behind-the-scenes tours of Mark Supik & Co. Woodturning and Monument City Brewing. Mark Supik & Co. and Monument City Brewing ...

Wood carving that broke away as Titanic sank to go on display ...

Belfast Telegraph - Aug 4, 2017

The largest remaining panel fragment from the first class lounge of the Titanic will return to the UK for the first time since the ship sailed from Southampton in ...and more »

Levine is August Artist of the Month

Cedar Key Beacon - Aug 3, 2017

The August Artist of the Month at the Cedar Keyhole is Richard Levine. Richard is an exceptionally talented and skilled wood turner who uses indigenous woods to create bowls, platters, goblets, urns and pens. He uses the natural grains and faults in ...

Woodcarvers to converge on Sandwich Fairgrounds next week

DeKalb Daily Chronicle - Aug 3, 2017

The Fox Valley Carving Club, in cooperation with the Oswego Area Carvers carving club and with assistance from the North Suburban Carving Club, will host the Gathering of Woodcarvers Woodcarving Art Festival from Aug. 7 to 13 at the Sandwich ...

Pair brings home woodworking honors

Pamplin Media Group - Aug 2, 2017

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Having been selected as finalists in a pair of prestigious national woodworking competitions, Newberg students Todd Halleman and Roehben Sarkisian already felt a strong sense of achievement before they went to showcase their work ...

Wood chips will fly in Bowser at 5th carving fest

Parksville Qualicum Beach News - Aug 1, 2017

The 5th annual Bowser Carving Festival will run from August 4-6 this year in front of the Crown and Anchor Pub at 6120 Island Hwy. W. It's going to feature carvers Oscar Moria, Jerry Strelioff and Howard Lobb, all three of which took part in last year ...and more »

Check out these arts events happening in Co Down this August for Creative Peninsula

Belfast Live - Aug 1, 2017

A host of arts events are taking place across Co Down as part of Creative Peninsula. Creative Peninsula, organised by Ards and North Down Borough Council, is back once again with events bringing together local artists and craftspeople to demonstrate ...

Carving a canvas out of tree bark

Times of India - Jul 31, 2017

"I don't take the barks out of a living tree. I depend on saw mills for the tree barks, mostly of mahogany and wild jack fruit (aanjili). Initially, I couldn't get them to stick on to the canvas. Making them moisture-free, termite resistant and odour ...and more »

TURNING HEADS

Manhattan Mercury (subscription) - Jul 31, 2017

Manhattan Mercury (subscription)TURNING HEADSManhattan Mercury (subscription)When Shields gets into his shop, he often ends up “ankle deep in chips and shavings,” he said. He can create a small top in about 15 minutes, but some larger projects can take 3 to 4 hours of turning. He often works with woods more common to the area ...

Ely Guild of Woodturners to host 12th annual exhibition and sale

Ely Standard - Jul 31, 2017

The Ely Guild of Woodturners will host their 12th annual exhibition and sale this month. Some of the work that will be on show and for sale. 'Art In Wood' will run from Saturday 19 to Monday 28 August from 10am to 5pm daily at the Cathedral Centre ...

Wood carvers receive State assistance

Fiji Times - Jul 30, 2017

In handing over the machines, Minister for Fisheries Semi Koroilavesau said wood carvers had been neglected for a very long time in terms of real assistance that had been given out by Government such as logging sawmills, log transportation, ...and more »

Wood carver show coming to area

Norwalk Reflector - Jul 29, 2017

OAK HARBOR — The public is invited to attend the Maumee Bay Carvers Association 36th annual Decoy Show and Competition on Aug. 26 at Magee Marsh State Wildlife Area Check-in Station, 13229 West Ohio 2, east of Toledo and north of Oak Harbor.

Archipelago opens show for Art Walk

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription) - Jul 29, 2017

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)Archipelago opens show for Art WalkCourier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)Rockland — Archipelago, the Island Institute's store and gallery, will host an opening reception for its summer gallery show Friday, Aug. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m., during Rockland's First Friday Art Walk. The public is invited to stop into the gallery's ...

'Insane Chain' at Lake County Fair brings back buzzing dexterity, detail artwork

News-Herald.com - Jul 28, 2017

When I do have requests, like recently I had one for an 82nd Airborne (Division) symbol, I will familiarize myself as a refresher of what it looks like so I can be as accurate and detailed as possible. When it comes to specifics, I do proceed in that ...

6 Wood Carvers Get Help To Boost Business

Fiji Sun Online - Jul 28, 2017

New sets of wood carving tools and machines were yesterday handed to six recipients under Government's Forest Subsidy Assistance. Minister for Fisheries Semi Koroilavesau, who stood in for Minister for Forests Osea Naiqamu, said wood carvers had been ...

Dramatic log home in Carnation is built from local pine

Curbed Seattle - Jul 28, 2017

Pick the right logs and a log home becomes distinctive. Dramatic lodgepole pines from local Dirty Face Mountain stand out even more thanks to a gray finish. This is not an old cabin that's trying to blend into the forest; it's a 1986 log home on proud ...

Buckhorn Fine Art Festival celebrates 40th anniversary with special Canada 150 exhibit

kawarthaNOW.com - Jul 27, 2017

The annual Buckhorn Fine Art Festival and its tradition of world-class art returns to the Buckhorn Community Centre Friday, August 18 to Sunday, August 20, marking the 40th anniversary of the festival combined with Canada's 150th anniversary of ...

Crafting woodworkers

Jackson Clarion Ledger - Jul 26, 2017

The problem for executive director Nancy Perkins, however, was a lack of funding to purchase tools to teach woodworking skills to kids. Then a former Mississippi Craftsmen's Guild board member – who wished to remain anonymous – pledged $3,000 and ...

Arts feature: Former OSU footballer carving out a spot in arts community

Columbus Alive - Jul 26, 2017

“I'm more than a football player,” said Percy King, though most locals likely know him as a former OSU safety, and they remember the punt he blocked for a touchdown against Penn State in 1998. The play was so impressive it was recognized in Sports ...

Sawdust Festival honors joy of the craft

Southwest Virginia Today - Jul 26, 2017

Spectators are welcome to try their hand at making the heritage crafts. Demase said although the Sawdust Festival got its name from featuring woodworking artists, it recently was expanded to include demonstrations of all craft-making. “We're trying to ...

For Sicilian, wood carving a labor of love

The Westerly Sun - Jul 26, 2017

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Death prompts ban on fractal burning

woodworkingnetwork.com - Jul 24, 2017

The American Association of Woodturners Safety Committee issued a policy against fractal burning, also known as Lichtenberg, banning it from AAW events. “It is the policy of the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) that the process known as ...

Bladesmith and woodcarver presentations at Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum

Daily Bulldog - Jul 24, 2017

OQUOSSOC - The Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum in Oquossoc will present the talents of Bladesmith Dakota Slack and Woodcarver Sol Fast on Saturday, July 29 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. as part of their on-going Saturday Summer Series. Dakota Slack ...and more »

Ready to reminisce

Latrobe Valley Express - Jul 24, 2017

Hazelwood South sculptor John Abery explores childhood memory through giant toy sculptures in his new exhibtion to be displayed at Cowwarr Art Space from 6 August. photo hayley mills. See your ad here. See your ad here. Jolting the old powers of recall ...

'Wood-be' experts hone skills

Spalding Guardian - Jul 23, 2017

“He took a wet log and turned it round and hollowed it out and the natural growing process lets the ends come in and it closes up. “He put a hollow in the top and the sides and it looked a bit funny when he did it but the natural stress of the wood ...

Whittle away

Newton Kansan - Jul 23, 2017

WHITEWATER — As children came into Whitewater Memorial Library Friday afternoon, they quickly found a place to sit or stand and watch the three men who wielded carving tools, spreading wood shavings on the floor as they turned blocks of wood into the ...

Short supply of wood, wood carvers to delay heritage reconstruction

Republica - Jul 22, 2017

But workers involved in the reconstruction said that it is not possible to rebuild the monuments within the given deadline largely due to a short supply of the right wood and wood carvers and artisans with skills and knowledge in Malla and Lichchhavi ...and more »

Ames Companies product showcased at White House in 'Made in America' display

Central Penn Business Journal - Jul 21, 2017

Mark Traylor, is president of Cumberland County-based manufacturer The Ames Companies Inc. The company's wheelbarrows made in Harrisburg were showcased at the White house at the "Made in America Product Showcase." - (Photo / Amy Spangler).and more »

Fallen tree in Athens gets new life as wood carving

Online Athens - Jul 20, 2017

Clockwise from bottom left, Caryn dressel, Margaux Dressel, 2, Knox Dressel, 4, and Brian Dressel poses for a portrait with the hand carved totem pole at corner of Buena Vista Avenue and Boulevard in Athens, Ga., on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Bringing lathe to town

Warwick Daily News - Jul 20, 2017

Stephen Schumacher will be bringing his unique demonstration to town tomorrow, appearing at his third Jumpers and Jazz. "I didn't make it last year, but I was here for the previous two festivals,” Mr Schumacher said. "It is such a great time here, and ...

Dongyang Woodcarving promo

CCTV - Jul 20, 2017

There are 3600 categories of Dongyang woodcarving works. Both the exquisite techniques, such as circular carving and multi-layered carving, and the outcome works such as architectures, Buddha statues and furniture, etc. take advantages of cavalier ...

Stepping up to the lathe with the Little River Woodturners Guild

Tifton Gazette - Jul 19, 2017

TIFTON — A lathe can spin a chunk of wood at 3,000 rotations per minute. The gouges used to carve the spinning wood are incredibly sharp. One mistake can make woodturning a dangerous craft. Yet, members of the Little River Woodturners Guild focus on ...

Historic bagpipes to feature in re-enactment of Jacobite battle

The Courier - Jul 18, 2017

Two sets of bagpipes — one of which was played at the battle of Culloden — will be displayed at an historic event in Highland Perthshire. The bagpipes used at Culloden in 1746 belonged to a piper from Loch Awe who fought with the Argyll Militia on ...and more »

Woodcarvers bring talents to Wetumpka

Wetumpka Herald - Jul 18, 2017

More than 100 woodcarvers filled every nook and cranny of the Wetumpka Civic Center Friday through Sunday, July 9 for the 32nd annual Southeastern Woodcarving School and Competition. “This is our third year here in Wetumpka,” said Judy Brooks with ...

Bravery Bowls Arrive at Sick Kids in Toronto

Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre - Jul 18, 2017

Hurrell says they also have Sick Kids Ambassadors, children who have been going through treatments for years whether it be cancer, transplant or other treatments, who are now better and come back to the hospital to talk to sick children and help guide ...

In post-quake rebuilding, Kathmandu's carvers reclaim a fading ...

Christian Science Monitor - Jul 17, 2017

Restoration efforts after Nepal's 2015 earthquake have breathed new life into traditional art. But they have also unearthed strains between the past and present: ...and more »

Carver's caribou relief finds home on National Park sign

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Jul 17, 2017

FAIRBANKS — Marianne Stolz doesn't have much time for wood carving given the demands of homeschooling her 12- and 14-year-old kids. As fortune would have it, her kids and husband were on a three-week vacation in April when the National Park ...

This family's giant golf ball sculpture is a neighborhood landmark

Belleville News-Democrat - Jul 16, 2017

John likes the giant golf ball on a golf tee carved out of a tree trunk in their front yard at The Orchards in Belleville. So does his 10-year-old daughter, Sydney. “If I make a new friend, it's easy for me to tell them where I live,” she said. But the ...

Turning Big Old Tree Stumps Into Works of Art

OZY - Jul 16, 2017

But he soon grew bored and started to experiment with wood that had irregularities and imperfections. In 2009 he packed in his day job and started working with huge logs, roots and stumps. “I traded all my friends for logs,” he laughs. “They don't ...

The Arts in Southern Denton County… and Beyond

The Cross Timbers Gazette - Jul 15, 2017

The colored glass sparkles in various stages of work and calls you to explore more as you enter Suely Lohr's studio in Argyle. Suely, a fused glass artist, is a member of the Cross Timbers Artist Guild. The guild members open their studios to the ...

Yates carves historic piece for museum

Siskiyou Daily News - Jul 14, 2017

Artist Barbara Yates stands next to her carving for the Siskiyou County Museum. She sculpted the figures and faces from the trunk of the hulking dawn redwood that formerly sat in front of the museum, using a chainsaw. On the bottom she carved "Siskiyou.

Society of Bluffton Artists exhibit to feature wood sculptures

Island Packet - Jul 13, 2017

The Society of Bluffton Artists is featuring the work of Nicholas Di Mona, who creates unusual wood sculptures from dead and fallen trees. His unique work will be on display from Aug. 7 through Sept. 3 at the SoBA gallery, 6 Church St. Meet the artist ...

Cumberland Woodturners display artwork at PCAC

Crossville Chronicle - Jul 13, 2017

The Cumberland Woodturners is a local club of about 60 members. Their members travel from Cumberland County and beyond to attend the group's monthly meetings. View the Cumberland Woodturners' art display along with the Art Guild members' exhibit ...

Mozambican Wood Carvings to Display Tuesday in Bangkok

Khaosod English - Jul 13, 2017

BANGKOK — Mozambican daily lives will be presented through an artist's traditional wood-carving miniature models for the first time in Thailand starting Tuesday. Artists Dino Jetha will present his wood carving skills in Psikhelekedana, a traditional ...

Ryan Hairgrove carves niche with wood turning business

Lexington Dispatch - Jul 12, 2017

Ever since he was a teenager, Lexington native Ryan Hairgrove has been interested in fine woodworking and furniture design. This year, however, marked the beginning of Ruggedwoods – Hairgrove's wood turning business. Since graduating college in ...

Helping Indonesian craftsmen go global, sustainably

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog) - Jul 12, 2017

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)Helping Indonesian craftsmen go global, sustainablyForests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)Indonesia - On the eve of discussions in Jakarta about local wood enterprises and Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) licensing, CIFOR scientist Herry Purnomo discusses the importance of this pioneering certification system for small ...

Salem's Artists' Row Program returns for another season

Wicked Local Salem - Jul 11, 2017

Mayor Kim Driscoll recently announced the opening of Artists' Row, a City of Salem Arts Space Initiative, for another season full of art and programming. Artists' Row is located in historic downtown Salem at 24 New Derby St., across from Old Town Hall ...

Folk artist and sculptor OL Samuels, known for his imaginative carvings, dies at 85

Tallahassee.com - Jul 10, 2017

Nationally known folk artist O.L. Samuels, whose colorful wood carvings and intimidating statues are found in collections and museums around the country, died on Thursday, in Tallahassee after a lengthy illness. He was 85. "His best work is almost ...and more »

Tifton museum exhibit to include Moultrie woodturners' artwork

Moultrie Observer - Jul 10, 2017

The exhibition will feature a variety of turned art, including, bowls, vases, Christmas or other decorative items, urns, even fountain pens, all made from a variety of local woods by woodturners from Tifton, Moultrie, Adel, Fitzgerald, Funston, Albany ...

Geppetto Woodcarvers display their talents in Parkersburg

Parkersburg News - Jul 10, 2017

The Geppetto Woodcarvers held its annual Carving on the Porch Saturday at Woodcraft Supply at Emerson and Rosemar avenues. About a dozen carvers displayed their talents and creations. Among those was Mike Danko, whose expertise is relief carving.

Ga. man builds sign facing highway to thank veterans | WSB-TV

WSB Atlanta - Jul 8, 2017

"That whole "Proud to be an American" thing? That's my dad,"and more »

Woodturners Aid Children's Charity

PrimePublishers.com - Jul 8, 2017

BROOKFIELD — Brookfield Craft Center and the Nutmeg Woodturners League teamed up to make bowls for the Beads of Courage charity. Beads of Courage is an arts-in-medicine supportive care program for children coping with serious illness, their families ...

Cedar Farm Gallery celebrating 30 years in business

Lancashire Evening Post - Jul 7, 2017

Kate adds: “The local response to the gallery was overwhelming and, despite being in a rural village, it became a craft hub and Cedar Farm grew into the amazing arts and craft centre that it is today, with over 25 businesses including eight artists ...

Two-player do-it-yourself pinball machines doubles up the fun

Digital Trends - Jul 7, 2017

Bringing this glorious concept to life is Portuguese maker Cristiana Felgueiras, who has constructed a two-player pinball table as part of an Inventables monthly challenge. And provided that you can get hold of a few tools and materials, you can build ...

Amateur Athlete: Joe Wallace Carves Competition With Wooden Creations

KDRV - Jul 7, 2017

GRANTS PASS -- Like many great passions, Joe Wallace learned he enjoyed wood carving from a young age. When he was in Alaska, he would carve just about anything he liked. "I would come across a stump or something that I liked, I would just carve it ...

Duven is Unison artist of month

Jamestown Sun - Jul 6, 2017

The outdoors has always been a big part of his family's life, whether it was camping, fishing, hunting or spending time at their lake home. In fact, Duven began carving about 30 years ago while camping in Minnesota. Duven said his wife told him he ...

Campbell receives two Design in Wood donated awards at SD County Fair

Valley News - Jul 5, 2017

Temecula woodworker Peter Campbell entered the San Diego County Fair's Design in Wood competition and took first place in the Wood Turning – Center Work: Parallel to the Ways of the Lathe category while also being given two donated awards for his ...

He Has No Fingers But is a Master Carver

The New York Times - New York Times (blog) - Jul 5, 2017

New York Times (blog)He Has No Fingers But is a Master Carver - The New York TimesNew York Times (blog)The chief carver at an artisan shop in Liberia lost his fingers to leprosy and still makes art.and more »

Wooden vase commemorates Canada's 150th birthday

The Barrie Examiner - Jul 4, 2017

Just in time for Canada's 150th, Nick Van Bakel, a wood turner from Minesing, admires his latest creation: a large segmented vase made of figured maple and black walnut. The project, which took him over a month complete, was made with all of Canada in ...

Folk Art Guild to hold 9th annual Craft Weekend

MPNnow.com - Jul 3, 2017

Rochester Folk Art Guild will present its ninth annual Craft Weekend from 6 p.m. July 6 to 3 p.m. July 9 at East Hill Farm, 1445 Upper Hill Road, Middlesex. Available workshops include “Rustic Timber Frame Building with Marty Dodge,” theater and ...

Bear sighting in Cromwell a 10-foot-tall work of art by Clinton artist

New Haven Register - Jul 3, 2017

Bear sighting in Cromwell a 10-foot-tall work of art by Clinton artist. Kris Connors of Clinton sculpted this 10-foot-tall wooden bear out of a red oak tree with a chainsaw. It stands in front of a Cromwell home. Jeff Mill / Hearst Connecticut Media ...

Carving course turns life around for ex-convict

Stuff.co.nz - Jul 3, 2017

Then someone suggested a whakairo carving course at Te Wananga o Aotearoa, and everything fell into place. He started with a certificate, moved on to a degree, and loved every minute of it. In April, he graduated with abachelor of arts in whakairo and ...

ENTERTAINMENT: Minane Bridge hosts 'Tracton Arts Festival 2017' 6th – 9th July

TheCork.ie - Jul 3, 2017

Events include an art exhibition to mark the tenth anniversary of the Tracton Artists group, comprising over 25 painters, sculptors, ceramicists, photographers, wood turners and mixed media artists. The exhibition will run for the duration of the festival.

Crimson and gilded wooden treasures tell Vietnamese history

VietNamNet Bridge - Jul 2, 2017

Crimson and gilded wooden craft consists of two stages of painting and varnishing. The crimson stage entails covering the object with a layer of red or black paint. The gilded stage entails the application of a very thin gold leaf on the surface of the ...

Lloyd Waters: Bruce Cunningham, a carver of wood

Herald-Mail Media - Jul 2, 2017

I first met Bruce in 1968 in Vietnam. And after I returned home, I didn't see him for many years. Then one day, this past year, I discovered a carved walking stick and wooden bowl sitting on my front porch with a card inside with Bruce's name and phone ...

Radha Pedersen's woodcarving and nautical art

Power Boat - World - Jun 30, 2017

Be it sail or motor, all boaties can relate to the quote by Andre Gide, winner of the 1947 Nobel Prize in literature that remarks 'One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore'. It is this concept that Brisbane based ...and more »

LOTO Woodcarvers learn caricature-carving from Tennessee carver

Lakenewsonline.com - Jun 29, 2017

In June, the Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarvers Club held a caricature-carving seminar taught by Gary Falin from Alcoa, Tenn., at The Community of Christ Church at 42 Sunset Drive in Camdenton. In June, the Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarvers Club held a ...

Cedar City Final Fridays Art Walk begins third season

The Independent | SUindependent.com - Jun 28, 2017

|Cedar City Final Fridays Art Walk The third season of Cedar City's Final Fridays Art Walk begins June 30 from 5 to 8 p.m. This collaboration between artists, businesses, and galleries takes place during regular business hours all summer. Art ...

The Speyside Artisans exhibit in Elgin

The Northern Scot - Jun 28, 2017

The Speyside Artisans exhibit in Elgin. Elgin Library. A group of Speyside based artists and crafters will be showcasing their work at an event in Elgin library next month. The Speyside Artisans have been promoting local arts and crafts for over 10 ...

In this Cedar City studio, a passion for the outdoors carved in wood

Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 27, 2017

Cedar City • Woodcarver Steve Bartholomew came so close to an elk as a boy that he could see the bull's bloodshot eyes as it racked its horns against a tree. And once he stood still enough that a cow elk sauntered up to sniff the top of his head. His ...

Three Rivers ready for monthly art festival

Visalia Times-Delta - Jun 27, 2017

July's 1st Saturday in Three Rivers is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 1. Pick up maps to find the locations of food and snacks, fine arts and crafts, open studios, and even housing if you decide to stay overnight at Anne Lang's Emporium, 41651 ...

BP's Heitkamp Trains Next Generation of Wood Carvers

Belleplaineherald - Jun 26, 2017

About 18 months ago, the Carving Club was formed at the Ney Nature Center, with Ollie Heitkamp at the helm. Bringing with him 40 years of woodworking and about as many years as a senior high school teacher of biology, physics and chemistry, he is a ...and more »

Shepherdstown artisans plan four-day exhibit

Herald-Mail Media - Jun 25, 2017

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. — Three Shepherdstown artisans — Susan Carney, an artist, Mark Muse, a photographer and Neil Super, a wood turner — are bringing their new works to a four-day exhibit beginning July 6 at the Shepherdstown Community Club.and more »

15th Annual Artistry In Wood Show & Sale brings diverse selection

knopnews2 - Jun 25, 2017

The runner up for Best of Show went to a mule carving by Lorenz Intarsia from Meadow Grove, Nebraska. The Mayor's Choice award went to falcon carving by Neil Nulton from Wichita, Kansas. Organizers said this year had high quality entries with around 45 ...Local artisans show off their work at wood show and saleNorth Platte Telegraphall 2 news articles »

Carved in wood

New Straits Times Online - Jun 25, 2017

And without fail, he'd pause to get a glimpse of the intricate wood carvings that adorned the doors, windows and archways. Of these, it was the Istana Tengku Long that always caught his attention. He was only about 11 or 12 then and it didn't cross his ...and more »

Clay, wood, and engraving: An interview with artist Jin Cho

Blasting News - Jun 24, 2017

JC: When I was in college, I used traditional materials like stones and wood. I liked how the stone and wood changes its shape and becomes a piece of artwork whenever I touch them, but sculpting stones in the city were different from what I intended to ...

'Tis Gallery show centers on wood carvings, family-inspired paintings

Prescott Daily Courier - Jun 23, 2017

As a part of the “Twisted Roots” exhibit currently on display at 'Tis Art Center & Gallery, local artist John Hoyt is showing his wood-burl pieces, which are hand-carved from the knotty growths on trees. Hoyt finds the disfigured wood burls on trees ...

Brookfield Craft Center and Nutmeg Woodturners League partner for charity

HamletHub - Jun 21, 2017

Brookfield Craft Center and the Nutmeg Woodturners League teamed up to make bowls for the Beads of Courage charity. Beads of Courage is an arts-in-medicine supportive care program for children coping with serious illness, their families and the health ...

Tom Schirm Wins at World Fish Carving Championship

Waitsburgtimes (subscription) - Jun 21, 2017

Waitsburgtimes (subscription)Tom Schirm Wins at World Fish Carving ChampionshipWaitsburgtimes (subscription)DAYTON--Tom Schirm's wood carving of a rainbow trout earned second place in the Trout, Salmon and Char category at the World Fish Carving Championship in Peoria, Ill., in May. It also took first place in the subcategory for rainbow trout. His brown ...

ESSA to have more summer sessions July 10-19

Lovely County Citizen - Jun 21, 2017

Eureka Springs School of the Arts will have its sixth and seventh summer sessions from July 10-19, offering six workshops during that time. Alice McKee will teach “Build Your Own Birkenstocks,” introducing students to the art of shoemaking. Students ...

Wood carving workshop in progres

Daily Pioneer - Jun 20, 2017

A wood carving workshop is being organized for the art enthusiasts of the city. The workshop is all about the designs to be carved over wood and giving it a charming effect. The workshop is being organized by Sarjana Academy of Design and Fine Arts for ...

Inglett is North Arkansas Woodcarvers featured carver

Baxter Bulletin - Jun 19, 2017

The North Arkansas Woodcarver Club is featuring carver and instructor Naomi Inglett. She started carving in 1991 joining the NAWC. Picking up her talents from various carvers she can pass on her skills to woodcarvers interested in learning wood carving.

Norse code: Preserving Viking Age folk art traditions

INFORUM - Jun 19, 2017

MOORHEAD — Vikings are commonly perceived as burly barbarians that always wore horned helmets and drank from the skulls of their enemies. In reality, the Nordic seafarers that lived between the 8th and 11th centuries had distinct cultural practices ...

Couple carves a space at the trails center

Casper Star-Tribune Online - Jun 17, 2017

He's carved nativity sets for the couple's six sons and their families, adding a few new pieces to them each Christmas. Gifts he's given the 21 grandchildren include fat pencils with Santa faces and an elephant for one grandchild fascinated with the ...

Hartland sculptor places wooden owl in Wauwatosa

Wauwatosa Now - Jun 16, 2017

A 180-year-old white oak tree suffered damage during a storm last summer, and that presented a Wauwatosa homeowner with an opportunity. "I had to have the tree removed after a storm revealed that it was rotting and could fall at any time," Carl Johnson ...

Island carvers stunning works tell the history of the community of Silver Water

Manitoulin Expositor - Jun 16, 2017

“Local residents wanted something that would commemorate Canada's 150th birthday this year and also tell the story of the community of Silver Water,” stated carver Don Tenniswood, who created the stunning images on the two large wood carvings.

100-year-old steam engine at the 14th Annual Antique Farm Days

WDBJ7 - Jun 16, 2017

Tractor pulls, cornmeal grinding, quilting, and wood turning: It's time for the 14th Annual Antique Farm Days. An 100-year-old working steam engine is one of the featured exhibits at the event. What modern machines can do in minutes, took days ...

Intricate skill on show at the Western Plains Spinners, Weavers and Craft Group's annual show in Mortlake

Warrnambool Standard - Jun 15, 2017

There will be skilled hands at work spinning, weaving, flower-arranging, felting, and wood-turning on display at Mortlake this weekend. The Western Plains Spinners, Weavers and Craft Group's annual show, which usually attracts at least 1000 attendees ...

Cape Fear Woodcarvers Club

StarNewsOnline.com - Jun 14, 2017

WILMINGTON -- Bill Donaldson, member of the Cape Fear Woodcarvers Club, took first and second awards in the 2017 Senior Games by the Sea, SilverArts woodcarving category competition. The blue ribbon winner was a grouping of three different ...

Carriage Driving Society learns about wood carving

Tehachapi News - Jun 14, 2017

; Jun 13, 2017 Updated 30 min ago. carriage. Courtesy of Sally Barton. The Bear Valley Springs Carriage Driving Society welcomed guest speakers Don Kordes and his daughter, Janice ...

Audio Canvas: Niki Haas and Wood Carving Form

Aspen Public Radio - Jun 13, 2017

An instructor who rejects formal structure Niki Haas, of the Haas Brothers, explains how they grew organically and what his wood working students can expect. Tags: Audio Canvas · Haas Brothers · Anderson Ranch Arts Center · Snowmass · wood work.and more »

Artist Nikolai Haas returns to teach at Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Aspen Times - Jun 12, 2017

On the tail end of a monthlong residency at Anderson Ranch Arts Center early last summer, The Haas Brothers declared they would return. Nikolai and Simon Haas, the trickster twin brothers and art world darlings known for their clever and off-kilter ...

Woodturners of Sabarkantha stare at oblivion

The Indian Express - Jun 11, 2017

Besides the Aravalli range, Idar, a semi-urban area of tribal-dominated Sabarkantha district, is also famous for its 200-year-old wooden toys market-Kharadi Bazar-which is staring at a slow death. Thanks to the dearth of raw material like soft wood and ...and more »

Happy 90th Birthday!: Dwayne Earl Bourne

Standard-Examiner - Jun 11, 2017

Dwayne is a loving father and husband. He has been married to Kathryn Miller Bourne for 69 years. At age 90, he is still an active gardener and wood turner. After retiring from farming and then Utah Power and Light, he now has devoted his time to ...

June 11, 2017 club news

Manhattan Mercury (subscription) - Jun 11, 2017

June 11, 2017 club newsManhattan Mercury (subscription)The monthly meeting of the Flint Hills Woodturners began at 9 a.m. June 3 at Red Oak Hollow Lathe Works, 4025 Walnut Creek Drive, Wamego. President Tom Boley called the meeting to order. The meeting began with Show and Tell. Members Randy ...

Artisan Festival takes the high road to upscale art creations

Tehachapi News - Jun 10, 2017

Formerly known as the Springtyme Faire, the festival kicked off its 38th year with upscale and eclectic pieces hand-crafted by fine artists of the surrounding area. Sponsored by the Tehachapi Valley Arts Association, the Artisan Festival was held at ...

Flanders offers woodcarving program; Medicare fraud talk set in Goshen, Rotary Club hosts opiate abuse forum; CHH ...

Torrington Register Citizen - Jun 9, 2017

WOODBURY >> Members of the Connecticut Woodcarvers Association will be bringing their expertise to Flanders to hold a demonstration on the craft of the carving of walking sticks on Saturday, June 24 at 10 a.m. They will be sharing their knowledge and ...

The Lady in the Woods

Atlas Obscura - Jun 8, 2017

The piece has come to be known as the Lady in the Woods, and some believe the sculptor was a local soldier, returning from the war in 1945 and discovering his wife had died. Others believe it was a World War II Polish solder who was stationed at nearby ...

Whittling, carving wood, making wooden furniture

Hartford City News Times - Jun 7, 2017

"I see a piece of wood … and I decide I'm going to make something out of it and I do it," the 70-year-old life resident of Hartford City said recently. "If I can take my sawmill and build something, I'll do it." Benches, tables, foot stools, eating ...

ESSA unveils wood studio

Lovely County Citizen - Jun 7, 2017

In Eureka Springs, art seems to grow on trees, and the Eureka Springs School of the Arts (ESSA) has a new wood studio to reflect that. ESSA had a grand opening for the new Wood Studio Building, designed by architect Dave McKee, on Sunday, June 4.and more »

Art exhibit takes a turn

Kenai Peninsula Online - Jun 7, 2017

For the first time the KVCC is featuring the amazing art of local Kenai Peninsula Woodturners, a group of local hobbyist and semi-professional men and women who love to turn wood. At the opening reception the ten wood turners whose work is on display ...

Late member's wood carvings to be displayed at Amherst Center for Senior Services

kentonbee - Jun 6, 2017

Elaine LaVigne holds one of several bark carvings her husband sculpted at the Amherst Center for Senior Services. Her husband, John LaVigne, had been a member at the center for 16 years. To the right of LaVigne are other pieces of her husband's work.

Things to do in London today is sponsored by Alexandra Palace.

Londonist - Jun 5, 2017

If your friends have jetted off to sunnier lands and left you in London, you may just be the lucky one — on 22 July, there's a Summer Festival at Alexandra Palace and it's going to be a cracker. With three live music stages, a silent disco and even ...

Penturner's Rendezvous Grand Prize Winner Again Opts to Give Lathe from Woodcraft to a Veteran

Benzinga - Jun 5, 2017

For the second year in a row, a veteran will be the final owner of a Rikon Mini Lathe donated by Woodcraft for the Penturner's Rendezvous Grand Prize winner. The Rendezvous is held in conjunction with the Utah Woodturning Symposium. Sally Ault, like ...and more »

Clever talents abound at 19th annual Chester Craft Show

Daily Record - Jun 3, 2017

The popular spring craft show - now in its 19th year and held to benefit the Historic Chester Business Association - is scheduled to run Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 134 Main Street in the borough. Promoter Sara Burnet said the spring ...

Columbus Arts Festival preview

Fox 28 - Jun 3, 2017

Meteorologist Phil Kelly took a 'turn' at wood turning learning how from local wood turner Devon Palmer. close. Trending. 1. 2 days ago. High-speed chase leads to arrest, search for 2nd suspect. US Geological Survey: 3.4 earthquake registered in ...and more »

Carving out success for 50 years

Crain's Cleveland Business - Jun 3, 2017

The construction industry generally operates with a certain level of tunnel vision, said Michael Merritt, whose self-named company is celebrating 50 years of providing luxury woodworking services to billionaire clients. In other words, many ...

Twice the turnout, twice the fun at the Art and Music Festival (WITH VIDEO)

LaSalle News Tribune - Jun 3, 2017

Kobilsek was one of a number of vendors at La Salle Rotary Park Friday night, pitching in his craft for the Art and Music Festival. “I was carving for a long time. Then I injured my knee and needed a cane, so I carved a cane. Then I started carving ...and more »

Carousel destined for Canalside heads home to NT for restoration

Buffalo News - Jun 2, 2017

On Thursday, a dozen volunteers for Buffalo Heritage Carousel were at work restoring three of the 31 Spillman Engineering Co. animals that until recently had been stowed away in storage since 1956. "They will leave this building just like they left the ...

Dream Drives: The Center for Art in Wood

CBS Philly - Jun 1, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Thanks to a dramatic exterior mural of black silhouettes floating on a wood-like wall, there is no mistaking what's inside The Center for Art in Wood in Old City. For decades, fans of wooden artwork have flocked to this spot.

Master carver: 'The only inmate at Angola allowed an Exacto knife'

Shreveport Times - May 31, 2017

Rickey Lee was 18 when he took another man's life. He spent the next 35 years in Angola State Penitentiary for manslaughter. While incarcerated, Lee had a chance to “talk to God.” He also picked up woodcarving - and over the years became a master ...

Norskedalen to host program on wood carvings

La Crosse Tribune - May 31, 2017

Miller's program will be about his carving journey, which began at the young age of 11 with a combined interest in Norwegian culture. Through the support of family members, numerous mentors, and many others, his interest in carving in the Scandinavian ...

Art in the Park takes place Saturday

Youngstown Vindicator - May 30, 2017

Orashan Civic Center Band Shell in Waterworth Memorial Park, 866 Sunset Blvd., will be the location of Art in the Park at 10 a.m. Saturday. There will be activities, performances and displays appropriate for families. Artisans will feature wool ...and more »

Blackcreek Mercantile makes high-end wood products in the heart of Kingston

The Daily Freeman - May 28, 2017

On a recent visit, as the sounds of an large electric lathe where an employee was turning an item in the background echoed in the background, Vogel was working on transforming a large tree branch into a wooden spoon using nothing more than an axe and ...and more »

Wolf sculpture stolen from outside Fingal home

Herald Sun - May 27, 2017

This 90kg wolf sculpture was stolen from a gated community in Fingal. Picture: Supplied. Somehow the 1.4m wood-carved statue, commissioned to local chainsaw artist Brandon Kroon, was removed from a private porch in Fingal. Owner Bruno Santi said he ...

A lifetime of work gone in minutes in Palmerston North shed fire

Stuff.co.nz - May 27, 2017

As the Palmerston North man ambled out of bed and walked down his hallway, he saw a red glow erupting from his woodturning shed outside and knew the worst had happened. His 50 years of woodturning work and all the equipment he used to make it, was ...

Young woodcarver with unique style sees a bright future

DAWN.com - May 27, 2017

PESHAWAR: Arsalan Ali, a young woodcarver from Swat who has a unique style, sees a bright future for the art. He is a staunch follower of the maxim 'nothing is impossible in this world'. While still in School, he was good at mathematics and making ...

Artists Turn Destruction into Beauty

State College News - May 26, 2017

You might say that the director of Boal Mansion, Robert Cameron, was blown away by the generosity of a local group — The Nittany Valley Woodturners. When a severe storm hit Centre County on May 1, the Boalsburg Mansion property suffered damage.

From tree branch to drying rack to antique

Farm Forum - May 26, 2017

Bowls, scoops, baskets, ladles and boxes were carved from wood harvested from nearby trees. The shape of the tree sometimes inspired the work. At a recent Skinner auction, a wooden drying rack was auctioned. It was made from a single large branch with ...

EverGreene Woodcarvers 'Cutting Up'

Greeneville Sun - May 24, 2017

It's free. Just show up — Monday night, 5 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church in the basement,” Stubbs said. “If you're looking for something to relax, if you're looking for something to enjoy life — tool-wise, a knife and a piece of wood will ...

Cajun Heritage Festival celebrates wood carvers

Houma Courier - May 24, 2017

The 41st annual Cajun Heritage Festival, to be held June 2-4 at the Larose Civic Center, will feature traditional Cajun food, vendors, artists and dozens of categories of competition for wood carvers. Since 1976, the Cajun Heritage Festival has ...and more »

Brookfield Craft Center dedicates expanded forge

Danbury News Times - May 23, 2017

BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Craft Center re-dedicated its expanded forge at an event on Saturday. The Craft Center recently expanded its Good Forge with a grant from the Windgate Foundation. This expansion will allow the Craft Center to offer a wider ...

One on one with a Mutare based sculptor

Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog) - May 22, 2017

One on one with a Mutare based sculptorBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)People were no longer coming here to buy our artworks especially stone sculptures. So we adopted a system of variety such as grass craft making. We craft chairs, stools and tables made from grass and wood and sell to local people. Usually one will buy ...

'Boy, did I have fun': Ruth Burger, 98, debuts her first public art exhibit

Galesburg Register-Mail - May 21, 2017

“But, boy, did I have fun. “My mother's favorite story about me was that as a child, I didn't need a sandbox — I needed a mud box. I always liked forming things and building things and making things with my hands.” As a child, Burger moved from mud to ...

Kapampangan woodcarver is Pulilan art awardee

Sun.Star - May 21, 2017

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- Kapampangan woodcarving artist Edwin Layug was among awardees of the Gintong Pulilenyo Art Awards at the Events Place of Robinsons Townville recently. The awarding is part of the National Commission for Culture and the ...

Discovering Pakistan's circumstantial craftsmen

The Express Tribune (blog) - May 20, 2017

The Express Tribune (blog)Discovering Pakistan's circumstantial craftsmenThe Express Tribune (blog)The items in the shop range from every province. From the historically famous art of Hala to the modern day truck art with a slight blend of Indian culture. After their father fell seriously ill, two brothers Rameez and Khurram devoted their lives ...

Klassen featured Town artist

Farragutpress - May 18, 2017

Farragut wood turner Robert Klassen highlights one of his pieces being displayed as part of Farragut Arts Council Featured Artist program for May and June. His works are being displayed in a special glass case on the second floor of Farragut Town Hall.

Bison range receives log carving from famed artist

Polson Lake County Leader - May 18, 2017

... Bison Range can add fine art to its list of attractions, with the donation of an immaculate wood carving now dominating the visitor center. Officially revealed during an unveiling ceremony on Friday, the piece was crafted from a single, 1,200-pound ...

Award-winning Leeds artist's city centre exhibition

Yorkshire Evening Post - May 18, 2017

I was up against some amazing architecture in Leeds from the past couple of years. People obviously voted because it was very unique.” Despite being well-known for his wood carvings, Shane also has a body of work involving painting and drawing. Much of ...

Father-son team makes art from old wood

Columbia Daily Tribune - May 16, 2017

Richard is the artist when it comes to designs. He handcrafts letters and animals in the wood with hand tools and power tools. He began working in wood while in middle school. The father and son team have been making signs for the past seven years.

How a furniture designer's love for Ahmedabad helped popularise Indian crafts in the US

Scroll.in - May 16, 2017

Biggs's fascination with Ahmedabad's architectural riches would be echoed a few years later by the American interior designer and landscape painter, Lockwood de Forest, when he was in the city in early 1881. De Forest's eye was caught by the intricate ...

Wood carvers chip away in Westby

La Crosse Tribune - May 15, 2017

A wood carving event was recently held in the Westby Community Room on Saturday, April 29. The event was organized by fellow wood carver John Sutton and drew more than a dozen carvers and wood turners to Westby. Sutton said he wanted to do ...

Designer maker visits woodturning group

Hemel Gazette - May 15, 2017

Herts & Beds Woodturners were treated to a demonstration by designer maker Carlyn Lindsay at their monthly meeting at Adeyfield Community Centre on Tuesday May 9. Essex-based Carlyn, who trained at Wolverhampton School of Art, showed her special ...

Art for Arf's Sake tops $1 million

Reading Eagle - May 14, 2017

There were no rabbit holes to fall in or Cheshire cats strolling the grounds of the Reading Public Museum on Saturday afternoon, but the patrons of the 16th annual Art for Arf's Sake auction were transported to a magical wonderland, all in the name of ...

Artist captures Mayfaire Best of Show by turning wood into art

News Chief - May 14, 2017

John Mascoll, an artistic wood turner from Safety Harbor, was named Best of Show in the 46th MidFlorida Mayfaire by-the-Lake on Saturday for his "one-of-a-kind hollow formed wood vessels" created from domestic and international exotic woods. "A lot of ...and more »

Cape Museum of Art Exhibits Work of Vernon Smith

Cape Cod Today - May 13, 2017

The Cape Cod Museum of Art (CCMoA) has brought together a wealth of information and uncovered many outstanding examples of the work of Vernon Smith in a comprehensive retrospective of this key artist in the history of Cape Cod art from the 1920s ...and more »

Blind Attleborough wood turner Ian Banstead to open his workshop in hopes of inspiring others

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - May 12, 2017

Mr Waller also modified equipment so Mr Banstead could work safely with wood in his own workshop. A calculator surround made by Attleborough blind wood turner, Ian Banstead. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY. He has no plans to stop wood turning, and is now ...

Woodcarving proves to be fun hobby

Tehachapi News - May 11, 2017

Janice Polletta spoke to Kiwanis about the joy of woodcarving. Her enjoyment of that art began 30 years ago when she attended woodcarving classes at a business called The Wooden Apple. Her father, Don Kordes, also took up the hobby, and they enjoy ...

Woodturning Symposium to convene at UCCU

Daily Herald - May 10, 2017

Against a live stream feed of his own work, Kirk DeHeer turns wood on his lathe Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in Provo. DeHeer, who has been a woodturner for over 20 years, is part of a symposium happening this week at Utah Valley University that aims to show ...

Sculptor's artistic Ozarks roots run deep

Springfield News-Leader - May 10, 2017

American history is one of artist John Engler's first loves. Whether it's wildlife, Civil War history, old buildings or vintage vehicles, Engler loves to incorporate them in his work. “I've always been interested in history, (whether it's) Native ...

OceanaGold helps Paeroa woodturners to keep turning out ...

Waikato Times - May 10, 2017

New tools to go with a new lathe - what more could a woodturner want?and more »

Beauty in wood: The woodwork artwork of Dennis Barnett

Murray Journal - May 9, 2017

“Dennis' art work shows his patience, artistic ability and knowledge of animals. Woodworking is art at its best. A painter can re-work, erase and start over, but once a piece of wood is cut off the block there is no turning back,” Paul Bambrough said ...

Carving art: Noblesville artist Geoff Davis gaining national attention for woodcarvings

Current in Noblesville - May 9, 2017

Local artist Geoff Davis has experience making many different things, from furniture to ukuleles to boats and smaller art pieces. For about a decade, Davis has worked to create a series of wood-carved birds, “50 Little Birds,” born out of his ...

Woodturning a bowl from a beech log: how it's done

woodworkingnetwork.com - May 8, 2017

Today we're featuring Pat Laperrière of Le PicBois from Quebec who is a woodworker primarily focused on wood turning. In this video, he demonstrates how he makes a simple, yet beautiful wooden bowl out of a log of beech. Pat has been woodturning for ...

Woodcarving Course

The Oxford Times - May 8, 2017

Woodcarving Course. Where: Activate Learning - City of Oxford College, Oxpens Road, Oxford, OX1 1SA. When: 8 May to 5 June: 2:00pm to 4:30pm. Every: Monday. Next On: May 8th 2017 at 2:00pm. How much: £150 for five weeks. Contact: ...and more »

Woodturning art gets Mayor's Choice Award at Artisan Fair

Effingham Daily News - May 7, 2017

Jerry Rhoads Woodturning works at a small lathe creating another piece of art. "The Flame Vase," which can be seen on the center of top shelf behind him, won Mayor's Choice Award on Saturday. Chet Piotrowski Photography/Piotrowski Studios.

Chemicals Likely Caused Fire At Minnesota Woodcarving Business

CBS Minnesota / WCCO - May 7, 2017

GLYNDON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say wood-finishing chemicals likely caused a weekend fire that destroyed a wood carving business in western Minnesota. The fire at Andy Lake Woodworks in Glyndon was reported early Saturday afternoon. Glyndon Fire ...UPDATE: Chemicals likely caused fire at Glyndon woodcarving ...KFGOall 9 news articles »

Juried artists demonstrate their beloved craft at Capital Arts Fest

Concord Monitor - May 7, 2017

Claude Dupuis of Canterbury carves a wooden top using a motor-driven lathe outside the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen Headquarters in downtown Concord during the Capital Arts Fest on Saturday. Photos by ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff ...

Narnia wood carving repaired, two months after vandal attack

The Oxford Times - May 6, 2017

... the fictional world of Narnia, which was damaged by vandals two months ago, has now been repaired. In March, Headington householders and councillors were disgusted to find the recently completed CS Lewis-inspired wood carving at Bury Knowle Park ...and more »

Woodcarvers show off creative handiwork at annual Rendezvous in Oakhurst

Sierra Star - May 4, 2017

The 10th Annual Oakhurst Woodcarvers Rendezvous brought woodcarvers from the Western United States together for six days last week to share techniques, learn new crafts, hone skills under the guidance and tutelage of instructors, and most importantly, ...

Pikes Peak Whittlers celebrate skill of woodcarving

Colorado Springs Independent - May 4, 2017

John Armstrong started out as a small-time crew member. First, he was taking a pocketknife to sticks. Then, instead of a single cigar box, he needed an extra-large case for his tools. Soon, he was initiated as one of them, a member of Pikes Peak ...

Rifle's on the cutting edge

Glenwood Springs Post Independent - May 3, 2017

This weekend Rocky Mountain Carvers owner Joe Wenal is bringing an event to Rifle that he believes will be a great fit for the community. On Friday and Saturday at Metro Park in Rifle, Wenal will be hosting "Carve Wars," a woodcarving competition and ...

From The Mag: Carving Giants

SURFER Magazine - Surfer Magazine - May 1, 2017

Surfer MagazineFrom The Mag: Carving Giants - SURFER MagazineSurfer MagazineDrawing unique lines in big waves requires equal parts imagination and brawn, and woodworker Ben Wilkinson has both. From the pages of SURFER 58.2.and more »

Jeffersonville Indiana's Marwood Manufacturing Launches New Website Highlighting Live Edge Hardwood Slabs ...

PR Leap (press release) - May 2, 2017

PR Leap (press release)Jeffersonville Indiana's Marwood Manufacturing Launches New Website Highlighting Live Edge Hardwood Slabs ...PR Leap (press release)(PRLEAP.COM) Jeffersonville, IN - May 2, 2017 - Marwood Manufacturing - a leading provider of domestic and imported live edge hardwood slabs - is excited to announce the launch of a new website. This website is a first for Marwood Manufacturing and can ...and more »

Taree Aboriginal artist, Andy Snelgar, chosen as a finalist in prestigious national Indigenous Art Award

ABC Online - May 1, 2017

A Taree Aboriginal artist has been selected as a finalist in a prestigious National Indigenous Art Award for the second year in a row. Andy Snelgar is a finalist in this year's Wandjuk Marika 3D Memorial Award, a part of the National Aboriginal and ...

Reconstruction drive: Artisans' role

Himalayan Times - Apr 30, 2017

Several cultural heritage sites and tangible heritage turned to rubble in the earthquake on April 25, 2015 and the resulting aftershocks. The fate of Patan Durbar Square was no different. Char Narayan and Harishankar temples located within this Square ...and more »

Woodturning grows from hobby to passion for county resident

The Union of Grass Valley - Apr 29, 2017

If readers want more info on woodturning or have questions, here are two websites: http://www.billjuhl.com for general info, contact and info on classes; or http://www.goldturners.org for the Gold Country Woodturners. The group is always open to first ...

NEW PLYMOUTH BUSINESS: Yankee Woodcarvers opens downtown

Wicked Local Kingston - Apr 29, 2017

It's just a typical day at Yankee Woodcarvers at 63 Court St., the new wood carving shop that churns out everything from quarterboard signs for homes, shops, married couples and fun, to Uncle Sam statues, lobster whirligigs, hanging fish to giant ...and more »

SC wood carver gives new life to fallen trees along Cayce Riverwalk

The State - Apr 27, 2017

If you spy the face of a bobcat carved into a fallen cottonwood tree on the Cayce Riverwalk trail, thank a high school art teacher by the name of Miss Knight. She saw something in Wade Geddings, when he was a teenager, that others teachers did not. “I ...and more »

Professional wood carver turns trees into masterpieces

BlueRidgeNow.com - Apr 26, 2017

Professional wood carver Ted Travers spent Tuesday afternoon turning an ordinary maple tree into a masterpiece. Chainsaw in hand, Travers carefully chipped away at the wood at a residence in Hendersonville. Once complete, the sculpture will feature a ...

Woodturning demo planned

Innisfail Province - Apr 26, 2017

“Woodturning is creative. You get to use very interesting tools and it's very relaxing,” said Barry Ellis, vice-president of programming. “We meet the first Thursday of the month in Red Deer but we have about 10 or 12 wood turners from Innisfail that ...

Arts Expo and Wood Carvers Show returns

Iosco County News Herald - Apr 26, 2017

OSCODA – Creative and skilled artisans will be at the second annual Arts Expo and Wood Carvers Show, to be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 6 and 7, at the Oscoda Community Center. Artist and Oscoda resident Peggy Little is returning as an exhibitor ...

Panic grips Saharanpur's woodcraft industry after Central govt notification asks them to register

Times of India - Apr 24, 2017

SAHARANPUR: A central government notification asking those running sawmills to register themselves with the forest department has sparked fear among over 1 lakh artisans employed in around 500 woodcarving units in Saharanpur. The woodcarvers, most ...

Carving out a cultural experience in Bali

The West Australian - Apr 24, 2017

Holding the block of wood between my bare feet, I lean forward and gently hit the end of a chisel with my hammer. Once more I miss my mark, leaving a crooked indentation which doesn't go close to resembling craftsmanship. Soon, however, my work ...

You are here: Giant hand points way

Blue Mountains Gazette - Apr 24, 2017

You are here: Hilary Mulquin, Kylie Mulquin and Lily Mulquin-Boehem with the giant hand. More than 20 members worked on the sculpture over the past year, inspired by Michelangelo's hand of creation on the Sistine chapel ceiling. The hand also features ...

Ganesha Park wood carving dedication a 'healing day' for Pomona native tribes

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Apr 23, 2017

Wood carving artist John Mahoney uses sage and an eagle feather to bless Grizzly Bear during the tree carving dedication ceremony at Ganesha Park in Pomona, CA., Saturday, April 22, 2017. John Mahoney was commissioned to sculpt animals throughout ...

How reviving the pastime of carving a spoon enriches your life

The Independent - Apr 21, 2017

It's thanks to a bad case of the flu that Ethan-James Osborne carves spoons. He was in bed, delirious with a raging fever, when he was struck by what he admits was a rather mad idea: to go outside, find some wood, and carve a spoon. “I hobbled out into ...

How to Carve with a Hook (AKA Crooked Knife)

Outdoor Life Magazine - Apr 20, 2017

The hook knife (also known as a crooked knife) is an odd tool, and an old one. Today, farriers use a dull version of this blade to clean the crud from the underside of horse hooves, but other than that, these tools aren't frequently seen anymore. Yet ...

Dakota Woodturners teaching students tricks of the trade

KFYR-TV - Apr 21, 2017

For instance, about 75 members of the Dakota Woodturners meet once a month to show each other what they've made. And, in between meetings, they branch out to teach others, both old and young. "It's my first time and I thought it was fantastic. I mean ...and more »

Carving event planned at Westby's Bekkum Memorial Library

La Crosse Tribune - Apr 19, 2017

"Carve In at The Bekkum" will be held in the Westby Community Room (located in the basement of Bekkum Memorial Library), 206 N. Main St., Westby, Saturday, April 29, from 1 to 4 p.m.. Carvers are invited to bring their tools and carvings for showing ...

Tulsa Woodturning Show And Sale Benefits Hungry Oklahomans

News On 6 - Apr 19, 2017

The annual Woodturning Show and Sale in Tulsa will raise money for hungry Oklahomans as well as providing beautiful handmade gifts for Mother's Day. The event runs from noon to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 21 and 22 at 10117 East 50th Street, ...

Wood carving artist sets sights on world record

The Hindu - Apr 20, 2017

A piece of wood, a chisel, a hacksaw blade and a few hours of time are enough for Vallivireddy Srinivasa Rao to carve out a wooden marvel. The self-taught artist is adept at making wooden portraits and created over 1,000 masterpieces for the past two ...

Gaylordsville-New Milford historic hotel to hold craft, fine art show May 6-7

Litchfield County Times - Apr 19, 2017

GAYLORDSVILLE >> The Merwinsville Hotel will hold its second annual Spring Arts & Fine Crafts Show, May 6-7, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Join us as we celebrate spring and provide plenty of gift ideas, just in time for Mother's Day. The show will feature ...

Kiel carver to be featured

Tri-County News - Apr 17, 2017

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Woodturners receive awards; Nearly 2000 visited the exhibit at Wailoa Center throughout March

Hawaii Tribune Herald - Apr 18, 2017

The 19th annual Woodturners Exhibit came to a close March 31, with nearly 2,000 visitors attending throughout the month. Three awards were given at the beginning of the month during the artist reception. Codie King, director of Wailoa Center, picked ...and more »

Get hands-on with timber at Maleny Wood Expo

The Sunshine Coast Daily - Apr 16, 2017

THE Labour Day long weekend is an apt time to hold the 2017 Maleny Wood Expo, showcasing the labour of love that comes from working with timber. The Maleny Showgrounds will host what is known as one of Australia's best timber shows, with an array of ...

Wooden faces: Le Sueur man creates intricate carvings

Southernminn.com - Apr 15, 2017

... individual piece required should add about $1.50 to the overall cost, and some of the relatively simple pieces can easily cost $100 by that point. However, he said some projects, like faces, could easily incorporate well over 100 pieces, totaling ...and more »

Buckfield wood turning mill on a roll with White House eggs

Press Herald - Apr 15, 2017

A tweet in February from a Buckfield wood turning mill to the first family has precipitated criticism this week – from the New York Times to late-night talk shows – of how the White House is handling its annual Easter Egg Roll. It also might have been ...

Woodturners Exhibit award winners named

West Hawaii Today - Apr 14, 2017

Wailoa Center recently announced the winners of the People's Choice and Turner's Choice awards for the 19th annual Woodturners Exhibit. The 19th annual exhibit came to a close on March 31 with nearly 2,000 visitors attending throughout the month.

Crosstrails: Annual Wood Carving Show upcoming

The Sheboygan Press - Apr 13, 2017

Those attending the 27th Annual Wood Carving Show provided by the Kettle Karvers Klub will be delighted in viewing the many creatures and items created out of different size wood, including a variety of ducks, song birds, animals, fish as well as ...

Festival of Carving celebrates artistic tradition and craft

Carroll County Times - Apr 12, 2017

This is the 26th year for the Festival of Carving, which brings together carving experts with novices and community members to spread the word about the ancient art form and encourage others to pick up knives and start participating themselves. Pete ...

Turn your attention to this

The West Australian - Apr 13, 2017

The four-day event is hosted by the Woodturners of Denmark and features work from throughout the Great Southern. Also on offer at the exhibition are daily raffles and a grand four-day raffle along with a variety of competitions for turning, carving ...

Woodworking Company in Buckfield Wins Contract with White House

WABI - Apr 12, 2017

Wells Wood Turning has, again, won the contract to make the commemorative eggs for the annual White House Easter Egg Roll. The traditional wooden eggs will be given to each participant in the event. They come in four colors and are stamped with the ...and more »

Bicol sculptors connect with God through religious images

Rappler - Apr 12, 2017

Today, Ramon and Michael are famous sculptors in Bicol, known for putting God's images into wood and cement. When asked how they can create the beautiful images, Ramon attributed this to God's intercession. “Sometimes it appears through a dream.

Carving his way to recognition

News24 - Apr 11, 2017

This 30-year-old father of two said career in the arts started in 2000 with stonework and two years later, after felling a tree, he decided to carve it into a sculpture and was amazed with the result. “I loved having the freedom of shaping the wood ...

'Hands On Gatlinburg' event showcases local artistry

WBIR-TV - Apr 9, 2017

SEVIER COUNTY - Dozens of local artists opened their shops over the weekend to give the community a closer look at their crafts. The second annual "Hands on Gatlinburg" event ran from Friday to Sunday and showcased more than 15 different artist.

Chinese pay tribute to African art at Beijing show

Independent Online - Apr 9, 2017

These words were part of a message from director of the National Museum of China, Lu Zhangshen, inscribed on the wall of the Exhibition of Selected African Sculptures. Journalists from African countries, on a fellowship with the Chinese African Press ...

Third Wood Turners' Show Opens on April 8 at Doongalik

thebahamasweekly.com - Apr 8, 2017

Nassau, Bahamas - The third annual wood turners' show will open on the 8th April, 2017 at Doongalik Studios Art Gallery, #20 Village Road, from 3pm to 7pm. This year's show entitled “Branching Out” demonstrates these artists' ability to explore new ...

Art carved from reclaimed decking after Eastbourne Pier blaze

Eastbourne Herald - Apr 7, 2017

The couple say they launched their business – called Hammond & Hammond – as a way of preserving the history of the much-loved pier. Over the last two years, Jon has hand carved more than 300 bowls from the decking which are now all over the country ...

Volunteer teaches wood turning at Byron-Bergen

The Batavian - Apr 7, 2017

Almost a decade ago, Gerald Sheridan made a single visit to Byron-Bergen Jr./Sr. High School Technology Education teacher Jay Wolcott's classroom. A member of the Finger Lakes Woodturners (FLWT), he was there to demonstrate the art of woodturning to ...and more »

Scio woodcarver turns tree stump into work of art in New Philadelphia

New Philadelphia Times Reporter - Apr 7, 2017

... Wednesday as Dan Kidd of Scio turned a tree stump into a work of art. Over the space of four to five hours, Kidd used his chainsaw to carve an owl on the top of the stump and a raccoon looking out of hole below the owl. He was hired to create the ...

Arlington student receives woodcarving scholarship

Wicked Local Arlington - Apr 6, 2017

This nonprofit cultural and educational organization is dedicated to the advancement of woodcarving skills, and the promotion of woodcarving, wood sculptures and whittling as public art forms. This scholarship assists a student pursuing an associate ...

Byron-Bergen students add woodturning to their skillsets

WBTA - Apr 6, 2017

Bergen, NY ~ Almost a decade ago, Gerald Sheridan made a single visit to Byron-Bergen Jr./Sr. High School Technology Education teacher Jay Wolcott's classroom. A member of the Finger Lakes Woodturners (FLWT), he was there to demonstrate the art of ...and more »

Edmonton Woodturners Guild creates large-scale commemorative platter to usher in nation's landmark birthday

Edmonton Examiner - Apr 5, 2017

Members of Edmonton's Woodturners Guild, including Menno Klaassen, left, and Bill Nestor, other have created a large-scale commemorative platter in honour of Canada's 150th birthday. Its large size made it a very difficult piece to create. Greg Southam ...

Most Beautiful Streets in Suzhou

City Weekend (registration) - Apr 5, 2017

Most Beautiful Streets in SuzhouCity Weekend (registration)Despite being touristy, it's a must stroll in Suzhou. For many centuries, Pingjiang Road has been a center of Suzhou's cultural life. The street is lined with tea houses and local opera theaters. Don't miss the Pingtang Museum and Kunqu Opera Museum in ...

On the Job: Making eggs for the White House's easter event

Press Herald - Apr 4, 2017

For nine years, Wells Wood Turning & Finishing in Buckfield has made wooden, decorative Easter eggs for a very prominent customer — the White House. The Maine-made eggs have been part of the traditional Easter egg roll on the lawns of the White House ...

Woodcarvers show off their work at Heartland Forest

Niagarathisweek.com - Apr 3, 2017

Bruce Read of Niagara Falls keeps an eye on an elaborate table display of his handiwork — a group of beavers busy working on a dam. Read was one of the members of the Niagara Woodcarvers' Association taking part in the group's 38th annual show and ...

Annual festival celebrates variety of wood arts

INFORUM - Apr 3, 2017

To expose the public to their craft and celebrate all wood art forms, the organization hosts the annual Wood Arts Festival every spring. This year's festival on April 8 and 9 at the Baymont Inn includes demonstrations, advanced classes with guest ...

In The Art Of Netsuke, Tiny Toggles Tell Delightful Stories Of Japan

NPR - Apr 1, 2017

In the hands of Japanese netsuke carvers like Ryushi Komada, something quite mundane becomes sublime. From a simple block of wood emerges a delicate and expressive face, the sense of movement in the folds of a dress, the fine strings on an ancient ...and more »

Wood Sculptures By Frank Hitchens Featured At Maser Gallery

CapeNews.net - Mar 31, 2017

Wood carvings by Howard (Frank) Hitchens sculpted to feature human forms will be included in the show “Touching Nature” at the Maser Gallery in Falmouth from April 2 through May 5. The opening reception for the show will take place April 2 from 3 to 5 PM.and more »

Woodturners 'Turn a Top' in Manchester

NewHampshire.com - Apr 1, 2017

Woodturners 'Turn a Top' in Manchester. March 31. 2017 9:32PM · Buy this Image. Claude Dupuis, president of Granite State Woodturners, helps Debra Syrene, from Manchester as she works on carving a spinning top. (THOMAS ROY/UNION LEADER) ...

The heart of a carver: The many steps to creating a beautiful work of art

Hometown Focus - Mar 31, 2017

Detailed scales make this fish carving by Ed Nelson look realistic. Submitted photo. COOK – Carving is taking a piece of wood and taking away everything that doesn't belong. This, according to Ed Nelson, one of the carvers at Northwoods Friends of the ...

Irish woodturner introduces brand new concepts to Timaru club

Timaru Herald - Mar 30, 2017

An internationally renowned woodturner from Ireland has introduced South Canterbury woodturners to new concepts that flipped a few existing ideas on their heads, Timaru Woodturners club president Adriaan Slooten says. Glenn Lucas was invited by the ...

From iguanas to Santa Claus, woodcarving show features unique creations

Chicago Tribune - Mar 29, 2017

Majestic bald eagles, galloping horses, sports stars, Santa Clauses — and carvers with the skill to transform a piece of wood into these figures and many others, are some of the highlights of this weekend's Duneland Woodcarvers Show. This will be the ...

Wells Wood Turning Supplies Wooden Eggs for White House Buckfield company manufactures eggs for annual White ...

Bangor Daily News (press release) - Mar 29, 2017

Bangor Daily News (press release) Wells Wood Turning Supplies Wooden Eggs for White House Buckfield company manufactures eggs for annual White ...Bangor Daily News (press release)BUCKFIELD, ME – We are very pleased to announce that Wells Wood Turning & Finishing will again supply the colorful Maine-made wooden eggs for the 2017 White House Easter Egg Roll. “As new owners of Wells Wood Turning and Finishing, we are ...

Carving tradition

Dayton City Paper - Mar 28, 2017

“I started carving because I wanted to carve my wife a Santa,” he recalls. “She collects Santa Claus figures.” That Christmas, Richmond carved a Santa Claus for his wife and at the time, his only grandson. That was 16 years ago; Richmond has been ...

WATCH: Woodturning demo in Mendota

LaSalle News Tribune - Mar 28, 2017

Wood artist Jason Swanson of Racine, Wis. was in Mendota recently to present a class on woodturning to members of Central Illinois Woodturners, an affiliate of the American Association of Woodturners. The group routinely offers classes, demonstrations ...and more »

Love of wood brings variety of carvers together

Post-Bulletin - Mar 27, 2017

A crowd of all ages strolled through the 4H Building on the Olmsted County Fairgrounds on a rainy Sunday to look at wooden art by 50 club members ranging from walking sticks to detailed sculptured busts to duck decoys to spoons to humorous caricatures.

Workshop on wood carving ends at Majuli

Assam Tribune - Mar 26, 2017

MAJULI, March 26 - A workshop on wood carving based on Sattriya tradition, which got under way on March 1 at Natun Kamalabari Sattra here, concluded today. The workshop was organised by the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, Bhopal, ...

Rosette carving for the Carousel begins April 8

Coos Bay World - Mar 25, 2017

COOS BAY — Be part of the Coquille Carousel Association's project. Wood Carver Bruce Sturtevant will teach a rosette wood carving class series at the Coos Bay Boat Building Center in April. The wood carving series will be held 9 a.m.-noon. Saturday ...and more »

Sandringham is the place to be for craftspeople and designers this weekend

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - Mar 25, 2017

A glass blowing demonstration at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt. There is a rural section where some of the old world rural crafts will be demonstrated, including glass blowing, blacksmiths, corn dollies and coppice crafts. Other items ...

Disgust after vandals trash and decapitate new Narnia wood carving in Headington park

The Oxford Times - Mar 24, 2017

HEADINGTON residents have spoken of their disgust after yobs trashed a Narnia-inspired wood carving display at a park. Councillors and residents were left outraged after the act of vandalism which took place on Wednesday and Friday overnight last week ...

Cardiff and Vale College Carpentry student Leon nails national woodturning competition

FE News (press release) (registration) - Mar 24, 2017

FE News (press release) (registration)Cardiff and Vale College Carpentry student Leon nails national woodturning competitionFE News (press release) (registration)Cardiff and Vale College Bench Joinery student Leon Hayward has won third prize in a national competition for woodturning. Leon, 16 and from Barry, entered the Ray Key Youth Turner Competition, which is part of the Wizardry in Wood. Organised by the ...

Wood carving on McIlvane Street

Daily Journal Online - Mar 23, 2017

Ryan Meyer, at left, and Tony Portell use chainsaws, wood sanders and die grinders on Tuesday to add details to the wood carving of an angel. The pair were able to finish this angel in one day - with a break due to rain showers in the afternoon ...

Family Time: See how woodcarving's done at show this weekend

Post-Bulletin - Mar 22, 2017

"Another popular style you'll see at the show is chip carving. What you are looking for with that type of carving is more of a geometric pattern, maybe cut into a plate or a bowl," Garrett said. "There will also be a number of relief carvings, scenes ...and more »

From carpenter to craftsman

Hornell Evening Tribune - Mar 21, 2017

BISHOPVILLE — A local woodworker is carving a niche in the world of on-line retail using the humblest of all kitchen utensils: the spoon. Patrick Alan Diette makes wooden spoons at his Klipnocky Wood Shop just outside of Arkport. His work is a study ...and more »

Namibian wood carvers face unstable market

News Ghana - Mar 20, 2017

According to Kwitu, carving and perfecting the wooden canoe takes him about two weeks. But trading with canoes and sculpt over the years has not been easy for the artist. The unstable market is thwarting him. “Selling the product is proving to be a ...

EYE ON THE ARTS: Cooking up some fun

nwitimes.com - Mar 19, 2017

Join columnist and cookbook author Phil Potempa on April 2 for a culinary and literary feast full of fun and surprises, when he brings to the stage many of the traditions of the family farm kitchen that he writes about weekly in his popular “From the ...

Carving out a niche: Former meat cutter turns to woodworking

McDowell News - Mar 18, 2017

“I was carving a character one day and I broke his leg. I wasn't far along and it just snapped off,” recalled Sicard. “But I took advantage of it and redesigned the character into a pirate with a peg leg. Wood is very forgiving. You make a mistake ...

Wood turns at Expo Center | Local | gazettetimes.com

Corvallis Gazette Times - Mar 18, 2017

Reed Gray of Eugene turns a bowl on a wood lathe Friday during the first day of the Oregon Woodturning Symposium at the Linn County Fair & Expo Center in ...and more »

The art of carving: Artists showcase their works

Kitsap Daily News - Mar 18, 2017

A whimsical 3-foot giraffe sitting on a stack of books and scowling at a nearby carving of a wolf. Pyrography (wood burning) so detailed it looks like a black and white photo. All of this and more was on display at the 31st annual Kitsap County ...

Woodcarvers to showcase their art in Madison Heights

The Macomb Daily - Mar 16, 2017

The woodcarving show takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 18 and 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 19 at 876 Horace Brown Drive in Madison Heights. For information on the show, call Murdock at 248-689-5468 or email mike23a@outlook.com. For more ...

Mother of pearl wood filler gives inlay a glowing look

woodworkingnetwork.com - Mar 16, 2017

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. – Imaginlay, a company dedicated to inlay products for woodworkers and woodturners, launched a ready-to-use, all-natural, crushed mother of pearl and crystal calcite inlay materials, now available on Amazon.com. Woodworkers can ...

EP resident has been woodcarving for 40-plus years

SW News Media - Mar 15, 2017

Sailor, an Eden Prairie resident since 1963, grew up in Illinois and attended college at the University of Illinois, earning a degree in food technology. He served with the U.S. Army's 86th Infantry Division from 1943 to 1946. During World War II, he ...and more »

As the wood turns

Hawaii Tribune Herald - Mar 15, 2017

Mark Stebbins, above left, watches as his granddaughter, Natalie Donaldson, 7, hands an example of a carving technique to a member of the audience during Stebbins' woodturning 101 demonstration Saturday at the Wailoa Center in Hilo. The demo was ...and more »

Alabama Maker Flannel and Floral carves triumph from tragedy

Alabama NewsCenter - Mar 13, 2017

“So we started a business called Flannel and Floral, and decided to sign up for the 2015 Southern Makers show in Montgomery,” Shannon said. “We later found out we had applied about a month too late, but got in anyway.” As a crowd gathered around their ...

Gisborne woodturners find permanent home

Gisborne Herald - Mar 14, 2017

After they were asked to leave their former base at the Gisborne Botanical Gardens, members of Gisborne Woodturners Group began searching for a new permanent base. Committee member John Hall said that search was now over, after the club's 35 ...

Woodturner provides peek into industry (VIDEO)

The Daily Courier - Mar 14, 2017

The idea of the seminar was to provide members of the Prescott Area Woodturners a better sense of the design aspects that can go into turning blocks of wood into beautiful, practical works of art. Gotshall said that while the craft is aging, club ...

Wood carvers create one-of-a-kind spirit houses

Sedalia Democrat - Mar 12, 2017

Rich Lawson, left, of Warrensburg, looks over the hand-carved work of Leonard Kuder, seated, of Warsaw, and Jim Saxton, of Independence, Saturday morning at the Show-Me Crafters Craft Show inside the Ag Building on the Missouri State Fairgrounds.

Lincolnshire Wolds Woodturning Association is helping to keep the 'copter flying

Horncastle News - Mar 12, 2017

Lincolnshire Wolds Woodturning Association raises money for chosen charities each year and for 2016 those benefiting were the Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance and Lincs Emergency Blood Bikes who shared between them £600 raised through club members' ...and more »

Carving out a niche through Project Possible

Benitolink: San Benito County News - Mar 11, 2017

Project Possible is his woodworking business, but it's also a movement Jahsman champions on social media outlets such as Facebook and through his personal video blog. His goal? Make smiles everywhere. “I've always been a builder,” Jahsman says.

Local art worth seeing during Western Art Week

Great Falls Tribune - Mar 10, 2017

When you're out and about during Western Art Week, don't forget Great Falls' many local galleries, museums and special exhibitions featuring local and regional artists with western art and much more. The Four West Art League at the Creative Center of 4 ...and more »

Crafty treats and demonstrations at woodland centre

Southend Standard - Mar 10, 2017

The centre, in Leigh, held an interactive day packed with activities and opportunities to buy unusual wooden gifts, including engravings, rambling sticks, polished wooden fruit bowls and a variety of other goods. There were woodturning and whittling ...and more »

Devoted artist carves pictograph on wood to showcase Chinese surnames(1/5)

ecns - Mar 10, 2017

Chen Shisan carves wood in his home in Lanzhou City, capital of Northwest China's Gansu Province, March 9, 2017. Fascinated with traditional culture and ancient writing systems for nearly 40 years, Chen has carved pictographic characters of 100 family ...

Artist Scarpino will be at Woodturners meeting

StarNewsOnline.com - Mar 9, 2017

WILMINGTON -- Wilmington Area Woodturners Association will meet 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 11 in the fellowship hall of St. Marks Catholic Church, 1013 Eastwood Road. Admission is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Memberships are available at ...

Curtis opening reception set for March 12

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - Mar 9, 2017

AUGUSTA — An opening reception for “Elevation: From the Woodpile to the Pedestal” by Dennis Curtis is planned for 2-4 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at the Viles Arboretum. Attendees can view a selection of turned wooden pieces. Refreshments and food will be ...

GTCC student makes beautiful wood carvings

myfox8.com - Mar 8, 2017

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- When the weather is nice and he's got time, you'll find Lindsay Pendleton sitting on his front porch carving wood. "I like to carve Vikings, I have a couple of Vikings I'm working on now," Pendleton said. "So, whatever I am in the ...

Current price for antiques

Farm Forum - Mar 6, 2017

Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the United States. Prices vary in different locations because of local economic conditions. Fur earmuffs, headband-style, cream color with burnt orange patches ...

LOTO Woodcarvers support The Sonshine Ranch with project raffle

Lakenewsonline.com - Mar 5, 2017

This year the club donated half of the proceeds from the raffle to The Sonshine Ranch for at-risk children. It is in Camden County, and the directors are Sharon and Gerald Hauck. The Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarving Club meets the third Monday of every ...

Auckland programme carves out new future for marginalised people

Newshub - Mar 5, 2017

He also helps mentor new people and says he sees huge changes in those taking part. "Seeing them smile, seeing them talk - they're more open. They were isolated before," Mr Halliday said. Grant Wilson set up the programme called Taniwha-Tales almost ...

Smithfield loses witness maple, seeks legacy

Roanoke Times - Mar 4, 2017

Al Warren, owner of Brush Mountain Woodturning, looks over the maple tree remains. To preserve the tree's legacy, museum director April Danner is seeking volunteer wood turners, carvers and other artisans to create bowls, candlesticks and other objects ...

Controversial wood carving, the Crucifixion of Mankind, which depicts a baby being impaled by a sword to go back on ...

Gazette - Mar 3, 2017

A CONTROVERSIAL sculpture which was removed from Colchester Library is set to go back on display. The Crucifixion of Mankind, a giant mahogany carving by the late Connor Barrett which depicts a baby impaled on a sword, had been on display in the ...

Walnut Woodcarving in Kashmir

Media India Group - Mar 3, 2017

Kashmir is the valley of artisans, where many arts have found their roots. One such art which remains an integral part of the valley's culture is the walnut woodcarving. Artisans design and craft various products, which are then sold in international ...

Amazing handmade bowls from pencils

New Tang Dynasty Television - Mar 1, 2017

But I'm guessing it was waiting for pencil bowels to be discovered. This simple but gorgeous item is being handmade by Nick from NZ Woodturning – a one man company in UK. Nick says he is a hobbyist and finds woodturning “extremely therapeutic”. Please ...

Retired builder has found new spirit as wood turner

Winston-Salem Journal - Mar 2, 2017

Sudermann makes all sizes of bowls, some inlaid with lapis and turquoise, as well as pens and spinning tops and other items — all from wood. He has a room filled with chunks of 65 different types of wood, labeled and dried and ready for future projects.

Wood carver repays the fishermen who saved his life

UpperMichigansSource.com - Feb 28, 2017

Niagara, Wisconsin's Roger Newhouse was saved by three fishermen after his boat capsized on Lake Gogebic in May 1993. Since his life was saved, he has taken up wood carving, making life-like fish. His work is renowned and he's collected multiple ...

Authentic Easy Wood Tools Ci2-SQ Square Carbide Replacement Cutter for Easy Start, Mini and Mid Midi Roughers ...

PR Carbon (press release) - Feb 28, 2017

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Coos Bay group offers free woodcarving class to the public

KCBY.com 11 - Feb 28, 2017

COOS BAY, Ore. -- A new introductory woodcarving class is open to the public at the Coos Bay Boat Building Center in Empire. The class is free to the public and tools are provided. "The significance is to empower the people in our community to make ...and more »

Arkansas vets turn wood, yarn into healing arts

Arkansas Online - Feb 27, 2017

With the smell of freshly shaved wood in the air, stroke patients re-honed their lost motor skills. Amputees rebuilt some of their lost confidence, and Alyssa Welch, a Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System recreational therapist, watched with a ...and more »

Woodcarver creates fishing legacy

Sooke News Mirror - Feb 26, 2017

When renown T'Sou-ke First Nation woodcarver Harvey George builds a model boat, he starts from a block of cedar and does it all by sight – no measurements. His uncle did it the same way, who used to come visit George in Sooke when he was a young ...

Embekke: The Devale of legend

Sunday Observer - Feb 25, 2017

The third and final destination of our detour of Daulagala road was Embekke Devale. In the early morning sunlight we visited Gadaladeniya and Lanklatilaka respectively, and it was late morning when we arrived at the Embekke Devale. Travelling towards ...

Hilowood: Wailoa Center hosting 19th annual Big Island Woodturners Invitational

Hawaii Tribune Herald - Feb 25, 2017

In celebration of Wailoa Center's 50th anniversary, the Big Island Woodturners Club will feature entries from woodworkers throughout the state during its 19th annual invitational exhibit from March 3-30 at Wailoa. Participants will range from dedicated ...and more »

Feat on a feast: Carvings of da Vinci's 'The Last Supper' causing sensation in M'sia

New Straits Times Online - Feb 25, 2017

KUALA TERENGGANU: Three giant, handcrafted wood carvings of Leonardo da Vinci's 'The Last Supper' have a special significance for N. Raaj Mohan. The teak artworks, each measuring 2.2m by 0.8m and weighing 200kg, are the only artworks of their kind ...and more »

Asbury Park search yields Springsteen carving

Asbury Park Press - Feb 24, 2017

ASBURY PARK - A "one-of-a-kind" piece of Bruce Springsteen art missing since November was recovered during a search of an apartment, authorities said. The Bruce Springsteen artwork — which is carved into metal and attached to wood — went missing in ...and more »

Sculptor grabs last-minute offer

Gisborne Herald - Feb 23, 2017

Ten months was how long Gisborne's Infinite Sun sculptor Paul Riding was told he would have to wait for a solo show at Waikato Museum's ArtsPost Galleries. Then 10 minutes after his inquiry, a gallery staff member phoned back to say another artist had ...

Turning wood to make art or useful objects

Frederick News Post (subscription) - Feb 23, 2017

Frederick News Post (subscription)Turning wood to make art or useful objectsFrederick News Post (subscription)Eklund will make hundreds of pieces a year, many of which he sells. He got into it because it helped him deal with the stressful daily commute from his job at Selby Hospital in Washington. “I would get home and woodturning would relieve my stress,” he ...

Central Illinois Treasures: Fish Carver

WAND - Feb 22, 2017

The basement of Terry Page's home near Hillsboro is lined with reminders of his love for fishing: mounted muskies and bass, antique lures and boxes of fishing magazines. “I started at age three,” Page remembers. “I caught a bluegill. My dad and my ...

Chips fly at Malley as wood carvers meet

Arvada Press - Feb 21, 2017

Ted Breed delicately trims away some of the wood as he works to transform a block of wood into an angel. Breed said he got started carving wood about 20 years ago and still does it because it is fun. He said he likes to carve the wooden angels so he ...and more »

Showcase of Woodcarvings

Charlotte Observer - Feb 19, 2017

The Charlotte Woodcarvers Club hosted its 34th "Showcase of Woodcarvings, 2017" on February 18th-19th from 10am-4pm at the Marion Diehl Recreation Center. It is the largest woodcarving show in the Southeast, with over 700 carvings in competition and ...

Woodcarving dedicated to former LHS softball player

Lancaster News - Feb 19, 2017

Michael Blaine, a world known chainsaw wood carver, will leave his mark on the Lancaster High School softball field this season. Blaine will carve a 7-foot-tall Bruin Bear at the field from Feb. 28 to March 1. The final product will be unveiled March 8.

Woodturners demonstrate their craft

Daily Inter Lake - Feb 19, 2017

Local woodturners demonstrated their craft Saturday at Kalispell Center Mall, turning wood on lathes set up to show how pieces are made, and displaying their work for passersby to admire. Glacier Woodturners Association first began as a group of five ...

Reviving a dying art form

The Statesman - Feb 17, 2017

Art Multi-Disciplines Studio, on this note, is hosting a Print-Making exhibition cum project called 'Exordium' to trace the establishment of print making as a regular art practice in Bengal in 1960's to its present day condition as essentially a ...

Works of art from wood, castoff materials win top honors

The Daily Courier - Feb 19, 2017

A U.S. Vietnam Navy veteran turned steel-mill electrician has over the past few decades become an award-winning wood, metal and Styrofoam sculptor and painter whose art is made from scraps he finds at junk yards, garage sales and lumber yards.

Neptune artist carves humanity into wood sculptures

Asbury Park Press - Feb 16, 2017

Gary Mellon's studio in Neptune is more of a workshop. The scent of sawdust emanates from within the wooden structure, intertwined with the aroma of a wood-burning stove that heats the space. In many ways, wood fuels his entire operation. It provides ...

A friendship strengthened through tragedy, crafted with a lathe

The News Tribune - Feb 16, 2017

Dan Stromstad watches as Dennis Johnson uses a lathe and turning tools to create a wooden pen at Johnson's home in Gig Harbor. After suffering a stroke in 2009, Johnson was left paralyzed on this left side and in a wheelchair. Stromstad introduced ...

Carving out a legacy: Michelle Zoratti turns wood into wildlife art

The Star Beacon - Feb 16, 2017

"I carve from my heart," she said. "It's really from my heart." Zoratti's interest in art may be hereditary. Her grandfather Silvio Zoratti was a prolific woodcarver, she said. "I think my love (of carving) came from my grandfather," she said. A ...

Wilmington Area Woodturners Association

StarNewsOnline.com - Feb 15, 2017

CASTLE HAYNE -- Wilmington Area Woodturners Association recently announced its 2017 board of officers: Byron Rosbrugh, president; Graham Webster, vice president; Tom Caldwell, treasurer; Ed Stone, secretary; Bob Dougherty, director, Ward Holdridge, ...

Annual prize night for woodturners

The Galloway Gazette - Feb 15, 2017

Galloway Woodturners is open to new members from all over Dumfries & Galloway and meet in their workshop at Abercrombie Road Industrial Estate, Castle Douglas each Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 7–9pm. The next full club night with a ...

Carving memories for a lifetime

Chamberlain Oacoma Sun - Feb 15, 2017

Tom Stone carved his niche for woodworking long ago, but in recent years, his hobby has become more and more intricate. “I have made a desk, end tables, plant stands, candle holders and a television stand. I would come up with the design, build the ...

Business snapshot: Y Knot Woodturning

Hamilton Spectator - Feb 14, 2017

"I've been doing shows and sales for the past 10 years. I left my job (at a fabrication company) and took this on full-time. "We make bowls, pepper mills. We take on custom jobs. We do spindles and columns, one-of-a-kind prototypes. We give pepper mill ...and more »

Taking care of turtles of the wood

TheChronicleHerald.ca - Feb 14, 2017

While it depends on our province's waterways to complete its life cycle, particularly where hibernating and breeding are concerned, the wood turtle is considered the most terrestrial of its kind, feeding on leaves, grass, strawberries, fiddleheads ...

Juat carves belian stumps into hard cash

The Borneo Post - Feb 12, 2017

SIBU: Belian tree stumps have become a new source of income for Juat Jawang from Rumah Michael, Nanga Strass in Bintangor. It has only been two months since the self-taught wood carver ventured into the wood carving business. However, it is proving ...

Scholarship available for Brookfield Craft Center woodturning class

Danbury News Times - Feb 12, 2017

BROOKFIELD - Students have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship that will allow them to take a woodturning class at the Brookfield Craft Center. The Buster Shaw Woodturning Scholarship gives six new students the opportunity to take a woodturning ...and more »

Out of the Wood

Times Daily - Feb 12, 2017

He kept what he was working on in his living room and a friend pointed out to him that he would go stretches without touching it. Adams said he refuted the claim but his friend took snapshots, dated them and proved to him that it had been two years ...

'Feathers and Fins' at Green Briar Nature Center in East Sandwich

Barnstable Patriot - Feb 9, 2017

The small and cozy gallery at the Green Briar Nature Center in East Sandwich is the perfect spot for Frank Adamo's realistic and intimate watercolors of birds and his naturalistic woodcarvings of fish. The exhibit, aptly called "Feathers and Fins ...

Summerside exhibit shows how wood is turned into art

The Guardian - Feb 10, 2017

The P.E.I. Wood Turner's Guild, supported by Summerside City Council, mounted the exhibition that showcases intricate pieces of wood transformed into art and furniture. A nostalgic spin was put on the exhibition that delved into the life of Herb ...

Stuck for a Valentine's gift? Try a wood carving.

East Valley Tribune - Feb 9, 2017

People might find a unique Valentine's Day gift this weekend at the Desert Woodcarving Show & Sale in Mesa. The festival features hundreds of wood sculptures that'll be on display and for sale at Mesa Centennial Hall. “We have been nominated as the ...

Burning Bears a celebration of local traditions

The Daily World - Feb 9, 2017

Now in its ninth year, Burning Bears at the Ocean City Marketplace has become a tradition on the North Coast, celebrating chainsaw carving and camaraderie, festive fun with a bit of fund-raising, all capped off with a roaring fire on an often wet and ...

Nelson Market the place to sell art

The Nelson Mail - Feb 9, 2017

In the final of a two part series, Judith Ritchie finds out why artists sell there. Stall holders at the Nelson Market are a hardy lot. At the whim of the weather, it requires patience and determination to hang in there, even on the wettest of days ...

Wilmington Area Woodturners Association

StarNewsOnline.com - Feb 8, 2017

WILMINGTON -- Wilmington Area Woodturners Association will meet 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 11 at St. Marks Catholic Church, 1013 Eastwood Road. The meeting will feature professional turner and artist Nick Agar from East Cornworthy, England. Agar is ...

Carroll County Arts Center to host fabric painting, woodcarving

New Philadelphia Times Reporter - Feb 6, 2017

The Carroll County Arts Center, 204 W. Main St., Carrollton, will host a fabric-painting class from 1 to 3 p.m. every other Wednesday from Feb. 8 through March 8. The class will be taught by Cheri Bell. Painting materials are supplied but participants ...

Kansas woman carves artistic life into wood

Joplin Globe - Feb 6, 2017

Arthurs' carvings have earned her not just an income to support her woodcarving habit, but it's garnered her a reputation as well: She's brought home first place awards and a People's Choice award at wood carving shows in Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and ...

Free art classes at state park

Batesville Herald Tribune - Feb 5, 2017

"Are you a budding artist, but never got to try your hand at watercolor painting, wood turning or recycled art? Art in Nature II is the perfect opportunity for you to feel free to attempt your artistic aspirations guided by talented local artists ready ...

For Melba woodcarver, what started as a way to ease stress has become a skill worthy of national praise

Idaho Press-Tribune - Feb 5, 2017

Olsen's talents have earned him national awards and recognition. He is a member of the elite Caricature Carvers of America — a group that allows only 25 active members at a time. Olsen now runs the national competition for the Caricature Carvers of ...

Meet Mudasir Muran – an inspiration for young entrepreneurs

Only Kashmir - Feb 3, 2017

The 2016 uprising in Kashmir not only resulted in loss of dozens of precious lives but also led a setback to the economy of Valley, the young entrepreneurs who had invested a lot to glorify their business by taking financial risks in the hope of profit ...

Celtic wood carver is featured artist

Newport News Times - Feb 3, 2017

Celtic wood carver is featured artist. Posted: Thursday, Feb 2nd, 2017. Celtic wood carver Rusty Brown, of Portland, is the featured artist at the Yaquina River Museum of Art for January and February. (Courtesy photo). Rusty Brown, of Portland, is the ...

The Secret Lives of Bowls

Harvard Crimson - Feb 2, 2017

Benjamin Strobel is a woodturner who takes the wood from the trees that are cut down at Harvard and turns them into bowls and pens. His products have been given as gifts to guests on campus or sold online at http://www.cambridgebowl.com. His bowls and ...

Akamba wood-carving centre to receive facelift, says Uhuru

K24 TV - Feb 1, 2017

He said the government will refurbish the centre to ensure trading of woodcarvings thrives again. Uhuru said the government will not spare efforts to revive factories that support livelihoods of Kenyans like he did Mackinnon and Kongowea markets. “Just ...

Carousel woodcarver passes along skills

kentonbee - Jan 31, 2017

Bathke When veteran carver Doug Bathke talks about wood, he is quiet and deliberate, reminiscent of public television show painter Robert Norman “Bob” Ross. Ask him anything about his hobby-turned-passion, or about preserving the iconic horses and ...

Wood carving in South Tyrol – Italy's hidden artisans

Flux Magazine (press release) - Jan 31, 2017

Flux Magazine (press release)Wood carving in South Tyrol – Italy's hidden artisansFlux Magazine (press release)The woodcarving valleys of Italy's South Tyrol region are home to a wealth of vibrant artstic talent. “If Michelangelo had a 3D scanner I'm sure he would have used it”, says Aron Demetz, an internationally acclaimed wood sculptor. We're staring at a ...

More than a piece of wood: Lured into fishing by the art of decoys

HollandSentinel.com - Jan 29, 2017

When most people see a cedar fence post or an old, broken cedar limb on the ground, Dave Kober sees a trout; or a perch; or maybe, a bluegill. By Sentinel staff. When most people see a cedar fence post or an old, broken cedar limb on the ground, Dave ...

Local man made name for himself through woodcarvings

Columbus Telegram - Jan 29, 2017

Father Chris Grimmond asked three local artists to contribute their talents. Ardith Starostka painted the mural behind the altar and the pictures of the saints. The cross was constructed by John Schmidt using oak planks and carved with a wood chisel ...

EXCHANGE: Shelbyville craftsman turning wood into art

Washington Times - Jan 28, 2017

Fast-forward 500 years to rural Shelbyville, and we find wood-turning craftsman Jeremy Williams adopting a similar approach. His medium is dead wood rather than stone, and that wood is often twisted, holed and decorated by the ravages of disease into ...and more »

Chainsaw master, headlining Emmaus SnowBlast, has been carving wood for more than 40 years

Allentown Morning Call - Jan 28, 2017

4, Blaine, a resident of Monroe County, will take his chainsaw to the Emmaus SnowBlast Winter Arts Festival, where he will carve a custom bench with figures of dogs on each end. Blaine has prepared the pine stumps for the SnowBlast project by chipping ...and more »

Carved birds add a peaceful touch to local senior citizens

Medicine Hat News - Jan 27, 2017

Members of the Medicine Hat Wood Carving Club are helping to make life a little more peaceful and comfortable for local seniors with a small bird-carving project. Club members presented the first batch of wooden birds to some seniors at Meadow Ridge ...

Vietnam artist promotes jackfruit-wood houses to the world

Tuoitrenews (press release) - Jan 26, 2017

Tuoitrenews (press release)Vietnam artist promotes jackfruit-wood houses to the worldTuoitrenews (press release)A Vietnamese multidisciplinary artist who has made an international name for himself with his contemporary oeuvre over the past decade is now keen to bring his housing model of jackfruit wood to the world. Bui Cong Khanh, 45, was one of the first local ...

Lifetime of service to others recognised in Australia Day honours

Community Newspaper Group - Jan 25, 2017

It is his work in the Navy as well as the multiple voluntary roles the 70-year-old has had in the community for the past 40 years that has seen him awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia. His time in the navy means that he now lives with a self ...

Lititz artisan to be featured at WoodCarvers' Festival

Lititz Record Express - Jan 25, 2017

Award-winning woodcarver Bob Hershey, of Lititz, will be the featured guest carver at the Lancaster County WoodCarvers' 44th annual Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival. The event is set for March 18 and 19 at Millersville University's Student ...

Local senior enjoys sharing his passion for wood carving

Lethbridge Herald - Jan 24, 2017

Dramatic representations of Canadian birds are among carvings shown prominently in display cases. Shimozawa has become an instructor for many who want to learn wood carving. But he recalls his initiation, as an adult education student at Lethbridge ...

Cutting edge woodturning at Summerside exhibition

The Journal Pioneer - Jan 22, 2017

A nostalgic spin was put on the exhibition that delved into the life of Herb Leavitt, who operated a commercial wood turning business in Alberton in the mid-to-late 20th century. Many Islanders will remember his array of bird's-eye maple products ...

Lancaster County WoodCarvers festival being held March 18 & 19 at Millervsille University

LancasterOnline - Jan 23, 2017

The Lancaster County WoodCarvers' 44th Annual Woodcarving & Wildlife Art Festival will be held March 18 and 19th at the Student Memorial Center at Millersville University. Hours are Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Festival ...

The government's new industrial strategy needs to create a cultural transformation, as much as an economic one

CityMetric - Jan 23, 2017

We only need to look at very recent history with Brown and Mandelson's industrial activism being seriously watered down by George Osborne as part of his austerity drive. Too often growth strategy is the victim of changes of government, minister or ...and more »

Hundreds attend Lisbon's Winter Festival

Lewiston Sun Journal - Jan 22, 2017

Cars were lined all the way down Cotton Road, and cars were crammed anywhere they could fit in the parking lot. This year, the event staff wrangled a shuttle van to help visitors who had to park nearly a mile away from the park. The festival featured ...

P.E.I. Wood Turners Guild ready for exhibition spotlight in Summerside

The Guardian - Jan 21, 2017

“Jim Wicks of the guild did a great job in bringing together this representative collection of items together.” As has been the practice in prior exhibitions by this group, a sample of work from a departed wood turning expert has been included. This ...

Tasini Carving Gallery Opens at The Shops at Wailea

Maui Now - Jan 21, 2017

Tasini Carving Gallery is located on the upper level at The Shops at Wailea just above the main fountain courtyard. The opening exhibit will highlight large-scale hand sculpted wood carvings by Taani Tasini Lavaka. The day's festivities will also ...

Turning wood into things beautiful and useful

The Record-Courier - Jan 19, 2017

Mills has made it his mission to draw out the distinctive qualities that each piece of wood holds, and use them to make utilitarian objects: Bowls, platters, plates, and vases. He likes to make things you can use everyday, and that become an integral ...

Master Wood Carver Leads Group in Alamo

KRGV - Jan 19, 2017

ALAMO – A man in Alamo is considered a master wood carver since he can turn a solid piece of wood into a piece of art. Jim Summers and a group of people usually sit in silence as they work on their projects, carefully crafting figures from wood. “They ...

Local ranch students earn woodturning certificate

The Mountain Press - Jan 18, 2017

WEARS VALLEY -- "Our goal is to teach young people the craft of woodturning in hopes that the skills may lead them to a job making beautiful wood pieces in the future," said Bob Law of the Smoky Mountain Woodturners.

Wood Carving Challenge Coming to Festival du Voyageur

ChrisD.ca - Jan 17, 2017

Wood Carving - Festival du Voyageur New this year to Festival du Voyageur is the first Wood Carving Challenge inside Voyageur Park. (CHRISD.CA) Ginette Lavack Walters, executive director of Festival du Voyageur, unveils this year's programming on ...Festival du Voyageur reveals 2017 lineupWinnipeg SunFestival du Voyageur unveils entertainment for eventGlobalnews.caall 4 news articles »

Local veteran creates memorial carvings for fallen, wounded soldiers

Tulsa World - Jan 16, 2017

The dedicated veteran creates the carvings from his backyard and garage, where he hauls in large pieces of tree trunk that he forms into a battlefield cross – a memorial consisting of a military helmet resting atop a machine gun anchored by combat boots.

Te Puia Master Carver honoured for 50 years of service

Māori Television - Jan 16, 2017

New Zealand Māori Arts & Crafts Institute Master have acknowledged Master Carver of the National Wood Carving School, Clive Fugill for 50 years of service to the institution. Mr Fugil (Ngāi Te Rangi) was one school's very first students who studied ...and more »

Shelbyville craftsman turning wood into art

Herald & Review - Jan 16, 2017

Fast-forward 500 years to rural Shelbyville, and we find wood-turning craftsman Jeremy Williams adopting a similar approach. His medium is dead wood rather than stone, and that wood is often twisted, holed and decorated by the ravages of disease into ...

Todd Allen remembered at candlelight vigil

Norwich Bulletin - Jan 15, 2017

STERLING - Muffled sobs broke the silence in the Sterling Town Hall gymnasium Saturday night during a candlelight vigil for Todd "T.J." Allen, 18. Nearly 200 people packed the gym to remember the teenager who was found stabbed to death in the woods ...and more »

The 2017 Winter Woodturning Extravaganza Makes Its Mark

KVRR - Jan 15, 2017

MOORHEAD, Minn. — It's a skill not everyone is capable of doing. The Minn–Dak Woodturners Association proved how skilled they really are and carved up a huge selection of crafty pieces for the community. About 20 accomplished turners demonstrated ...and more »

Herschell Carrousel to offer spring woodcarving classes

Niagara Frontier Publications - Jan 15, 2017

The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum has announced its spring woodcarving class schedule. Both beginner and intermediate/advanced woodcarving classes will be offered Saturdays, March 4-25. •Beginner woodcarving classes will run from 9 a.m. to ...

Alumni, Fellows exhibit at Messler

Republican Journal - Jan 14, 2017

Rockport — A juried exhibition of work by Center for Furniture Craftsmanship alumni and Fellows will open Friday, Jan. 20, at the Messler Gallery. The opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., and the public is cordially encouraged to attend ...and more »

Home Sponsored Content How to celebrate MLK Day at The Harvey B. Gantt Center

Charlotte Five - Jan 13, 2017

This Monday, January 16, The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture will celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. From film screenings to community discussions on race and identity to dance classes and art workshops, the Center ...

Granite Falls resident and artist Curt Soine to be featured at SMAC Gallery

Granite Falls Advocate Tribune - Jan 12, 2017

Decoy art by Curt Soine of Granite Falls will be on display in the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council Gallery from January 12 through February 24, 2017. Curt has been carving and painting for over 30 years and is now retired from a career with UPS, which ...

Louisiana man's wooden sculptures represent mix of faith, love

The News (subscription) - Dec 18, 2016

The News (subscription)Louisiana man's wooden sculptures represent mix of faith, loveThe News (subscription)A church pew with beautiful lines carved by Central, La., artist J.B. Richard, 89, who modeled it after pews in a photo from New Orleans' St. Mary's Catholic Church, is shown. Made from scratch, it has a cherry seat and mahogany ends.

Greenock man's woodturning ambitions

Greenock Telegraph - Jan 11, 2017

A CRAFTY Greenock man is aiming to revolutionise his hobby of woodturning — by starting a club for like-minded amateur artisans. Alex Francis, 74, reckons it would be tree-mendous to bring enthusiasts and interested novices together to learn and share ...

The master of one-piece woodcarving

Marshfield Mail (subscription) - Jan 10, 2017

Marshfield Mail (subscription)The master of one-piece woodcarvingMarshfield Mail (subscription)Clockwise from top left: Nathan Galloway poses with several of his one-piece woodcarvings, including “Woman in the Coils of a Snake” on an advertising postcard c. 1913. The “Lion in a Cage” one-piece woodcarving that can be seen at Dickerson Park Zoo.and more »

MOZARK: The master of one-piece woodcarving

Christian County Headliner News - Jan 9, 2017

Clockwise from top left: Nathan Galloway poses with several of his one-piece woodcarvings, including “Woman in the Coils of a Snake” on an advertising postcard c. 1913. The Lion in a Cage one-piece woodcarving that can be seen at Dickerson Park Zoo.

Flickertail Woodcarvers use their art to give back

KFYR-TV - Jan 7, 2017

It may seem like there's enough snow outside, but the Flickertail Woodcarvers decided to make more. 75 carvers are making 50 snow snakes for the fourth grade class at Highland Acres and Roosevelt. "The teacher would use those for a art project, so they ...

Family First: Woodturning Workshop with Charles Farrar

Qcity metro - Jan 7, 2017

From conception to creation, follow along Charles Farrar's process as he and fellow wood artists demonstrate the use of the lathe. Charles will provide a glimpse of the history and practice of working with wood as a medium and what it means to “turn” a ...

Arts: High-tech dance to wood art Jan. 8-15

Statesman Journal - Jan 6, 2017

“Seussical the Musical”: A family musical centering on two Dr. Seuss stories: “Horton Hears a Who” and “Horton Hatches an Egg” ends its run Jan. 8, 2 p.m., Historical Elsinore Theatre, 170 High St. SE, Salem. $30, $20 ages up to 18, plus service fee ...

Making masterpieces: Hawaii Wood Guild Invitational Masters Show begins Jan. 14

West Hawaii Today - Jan 6, 2017

WAIMEA — Anticipation has been building among collectors the last few weeks as the opening of the Annual Hawaii Wood Guild Invitational Masters Show fast approaches. Now in its seventh year at Isaacs Art Center, the display will feature of some of the ...and more »

Artistry in Wood show set for Jan. 14-15

Newport News Times - Jan 6, 2017

... including realistic wildlife, caricatures, intarsia, folk art items and wood turning. All items are hand or power-carved and finished. Those attending will have the chance to meet the artists. There will also be a number of vendors selling wood ...

Wilmington Area Woodturners Association

StarNewsOnline.com - Jan 5, 2017

WILMINGTON -- Wilmington Area Woodturners Association will meet 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 14 at St. Marks Catholic Church, 1013 Eastwood Road. Free admission. Prospective members welcome. For more information, Scarlette Rouse at 252-560-4138 or ...

BIG grant brings woodcarving to Landrum High

Tryon Daily Bulletin - Jan 5, 2017

Thanks to a Be Inspired Grant (BIG) from Tryon Fine Arts Center, visual art students at Landrum High School recently had the opportunity to work with local artisan, Betsy Burdett, learning about wood carving and the time-honored tradition of whittling.

Folk art at center of new exhibit

Pittsburg Morning Sun - Jan 3, 2017

"Typically in our first quarter we do something crafty," he said. "Last year we did the Sew Happy exhibit and worked with sewing." The museum currently has many of Arthurs' carvings on display from her award-winning Folk Santas to wooden dolls to ...

Lynchburg woodworker creates authentic projects for Poplar Forest

Lynchburg News and Advance - Jan 3, 2017

Richard McGann, photographed in his workshop on Thursday, Dec. 22. McGann's shop is less than five miles away from Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, where woodturning was commonly used to make furniture parts and other decorative items for the ...

As forests in East Africa disappear, so does an industry of artisans

Mongabay.com - Jan 3, 2017

“The woodcarving industry here is disappearing,” he said. “Maybe if you come back in a few years it won't exist.” Due to a dramatic decline in forests in both countries and tourism in Kenya, along with stricter enforcement of illegal logging and tax ...

Grand Falls-Windsor teens carving hobby into jobs with woodworking company

CBC.ca - Jan 1, 2017

Two teenage friends in Grand Falls-Windsor have turned a hobby into a home business this winter, churning out wooden goods in time for Christmas. Cole Stagg and Jacob Moore are typical 14-year-old kids, playing sports and spending their spare time in ...

Turning wood akin to meditation for Savoie

Greenwood Index-Journal - Jan 1, 2017

A former tanker captain at sea, Tom Savoie of Abbeville signs his turned wood pieces, “Captain Tom Savoie.” The New Orleans-born and raised Savoie didn't turn his first bowl until about nine years ago, but he said he's “done some type of woodworking ...

Minn-Dak Woodturners hosts Winter Extravaganza Jan. 14

INFORUM - Dec 31, 2016

MOORHEAD — The Minn-Dak Woodturners Association is hosting the 2017 Winter Extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at In the Chips, 303 21st St. N. Recommended for you. Aug 18, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals left ...

Treasure Coast Woodcarvers to show off their work at 33rd annual show

TCPalm - Dec 30, 2016

PORT ST LUCIE — The Treasure Coast Woodcarvers will hold its 33rd annual show at the Polish American Social Club, 343 N.W. Prima Vista Blvd, Port St Lucie, on Feb. 11-12. Show hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Suggested donation is $6. Children under 12 are ...

Frenchman engrossed by Dongyang wood carving

China Daily - Dec 30, 2016

Frenchman Guilhem Bouissou resigned his teaching job last October and then fully devoted himself to learning the Chinese craft of Dongyang wood carving in East China's Zhejiang province. Dongyang wood carving, named after its place of origin, Zhejiang ...

CNC Wood Lathe for WoodTurning Works

woodworkingnetwork.com - Dec 30, 2016

CNC Wood Turning Lathe is designed for Various cylindrical workpiece, bowl sharp, tubular sharp and vehicle wood crafts, such as various staircase column, Roman column, general column, tables or chairs legs, washstand, wooden vase, wooden table, ...

Four Fathers woodcarving removed from downtown

Cumberland News Now - Dec 28, 2016

Workers from the Amherst's Public Works Department and Ken Gilbert Tree Services remove the Four Fathers of Confederation woodcarving from West Victoria Street on Wednesday. The carving had rotted to the point it was becoming a safety hazard.

Bhuvanesh Gowda: Otah Protah, Mumbai — 'Flawless precision'

Financial Times - Dec 28, 2016

The best exhibitions not only display work but also create worlds. A fine example is the current show by Bhuvanesh Gowda at Chemould Prescott Road gallery in Mumbai. It brings together 32 sculptures made from salvaged woods, predominantly jackfruit and ...

Wood Carving Markets In Bethlehem Flooded With Chinese Fakes

Vocativ - Dec 26, 2016

So the flood of olive wood carvings with the 'Made in China' tag on the back is especially destructive for us,” said Issa Musleh, a Christian resident of Beit Jalah, near Bethlehem, who carves olive wood in a workshop owned by his family for multiple ...

New exhibit coming to Miners Hall Museum soon

Four States Homepage - Dec 26, 2016

There's just one more day to check out the Prost! exhibit at the Miners Hall Museum. Monday December, 26 will be the final day for people to head to the exhibit and learn about German heritage of. Southeast Kansas. There's a variety of artifacts on ...

A whirl of a hobby: North Liberty couple produces turned wood ornaments

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines - Dec 24, 2016

Liz Bergeron, 60, and her husband, Alan Bergeron, 65, both of North Liberty, have retired from the corporate world but are keeping themselves busy creating some highly unique and original ornaments. These aren't what you'd think of as your average ...

Need some last minute gifts? How about something unique and locally handcrafted?

FOX21News.com - Dec 24, 2016

“I buy all the materials, I prepare all the pieces, I turn all the pieces and then I finish all the pieces, so it's just a one man show over here. I've tried to teach my kids to be my apprentices, but they don't want to have anything to do with it ...

Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc. Acquired by New Owners

Bangor Daily News (press release) - Dec 22, 2016

Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc. Acquired by New OwnersBangor Daily News (press release)BUCKFIELD, ME — Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc., a leading manufacturer of wooden homewares, furniture components and promotional items in Central Maine, has been acquired by Turning Acquisitions LLC., with the new owners taking over ...

Tribal's artwork adorns UK museum

Times of India - Dec 22, 2016

This is the first time that an artwork of a local tribal has made its way to the museum in England. "I was approached by Dr Mark Elliot who saw a photo of my artwork in a museum depicting tribal artworks in Tejgadh village in Chhota Udepur. He liked ...and more »

Woodturners master their unique craft

Auckland stuff.co.nz - Dec 22, 2016

That's the beauty of all the handcrafted items made by the South Auckland Woodturners Guild, member and past president Bruce Wood says. He has been a member of the club for 11 years and was among 27 woodturners with work on show at the annual ...

Crafters Anonymous: Brigham City man carves 300 wooden spoons each year

Standard-Examiner - Dec 21, 2016

BRIGHAM CITY — I have a lot of spoons in my kitchen, including several wooden spoons, but there's one wooden spoon I prefer using above all because of how it fits in my hand. Gary Loveland of Brigham City understands why cooks and bakers love a good ...

A Ugandan Artist Carves a Space Beyond Prejudice

BLOUIN ARTINFO - Dec 20, 2016

The smell of burnt wood hits me as soon as I enter the Bushwick backyard where Babirye Leilah is working. She's sitting on a stool, her short dreadlocks tucked into a newsboy cap, and bent over an assemblage of two-by-fours that she's slowly scorching ...and more »

Harbor seal sculpture arrives at Lopez Library

Islands' Weekly - Dec 20, 2016

Christmas came early at the Lopez Island Library in the form of a cheerful thousand pound granite harbor seal, sculpted and donated by local artist Bruce Richardson. The installation fees were covered by the Friends of the Lopez Island Library. This ...

Century-old oak reborn as Portofino sculpture

News & Observer - Dec 19, 2016

When the Flowers family owned the land where Portofino now sits, two towering oak trees flanked a building known as “the card house.” “Where there were friendly games of cards, involving money,” Portofino developer Norwood Thompsaon explained.

They'll give you a chunk of wood. You'll turn it into a piece of art.

Belleville News-Democrat - Dec 18, 2016

They're inspired by the expert work on display upstairs at Turned Treasures Gallery, which sells elegant bowls, vases and vessels created by area veteran woodworkers and turners. ... Sondra said it was her dad's woodworking hobby that led her to take ...

The dying art of Kashmiri furniture making

Newspaper - DAWN.COM - DAWN.com - Dec 18, 2016

DAWN.comThe dying art of Kashmiri furniture making - Newspaper - DAWN.COMDAWN.comOnce home to Kashmiri wood carvers, the trend for such wood art is declining in the city. Kashmiri wood art was loved by Rajas and Maharajas, and later on, ...and more »

Art digest: Art of a Life, Plein Air Painters

El Paso Times - Dec 18, 2016

Officially formed in 1997, the Plein Air Painters of El Paso started off as a small group of Plein Air enthusiasts, but grew steadily until they were exhibiting at such locales as The International Museum of Art and The Chamizal National Memorial, as ...

What To Do Today: Your Image Guide To The Weekend (Christmas Edition)

image.ie - Dec 17, 2016

The world's biggest LED screen will be in Cherrywood this weekend for a really cool retro drive-in experience. Between today and tomorrow, you can see your favourite classic Christmas film including Miracle on 34th Street, Santa Claus The Movie, and ...

At first, I thought that it is just a log. But when I looked closer, I was utterly speechless...

NAIJ.COM - Dec 17, 2016

The Chinese art has always been famous for its interest to details. This can especially be noticed in the mastership of woodcarving. Zheng Chunhui is one of the most talented people in this sphere. Recently he even got into the Guinness World Records ...and more »

Historical society welcomes Christmas the old fashioned way

Fallbrook / Bonsall Villlage News - Dec 16, 2016

Ruby Plante, 4, meets with Santa and asks for a Barbie House during the Fallbrook Historical Society Old Fashioned Christmas Open House, Dec. 4. Shane Gibson photos. FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Historical Society (FHS) on Dec. 4 held its annual Old ...

[ December 14, 2016 ] City of Fort St. John finding home for carving donation

Energeticcity.ca - Dec 14, 2016

... donated a wood carving from their 2006 collection titled 'Teamwork' to the City of Fort St. John. The wood carving has an approximate base diameter of three feet and is approximately eight feet tall. Aquatic and marine life are the theme of the ...

Uniontown man brings joy to others as he shares his chainsaw carvings

Uniontown Herald Standard - Dec 13, 2016

Buy Now. Kelly Tunney | Herald-Standard. Kelly Tunney | Herald-Standard. prev. next. A visit to the National Road Chainsaw Carving Festival in Addison four years ago changed the life of a Uniontown man, who's now using his interest to bring joy to others.

Santa to visit woodcarving shop

Maryville Daily Times - Dec 14, 2016

Santa Claus will be visiting Gene Webb Woodcarving in Townsend from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17. Children can have their photos taken with Santa and Christmas Ted Bear. Gene Webb Woodcarving is located at 7052 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, ...and more »

Melville Woodturners Association continues Xmas toy tradition

Community Newspaper Group - Dec 12, 2016

THE Melville Woodturners Association continued a decade-long Christmas tradition when it donated more than 250 handcrafted toys to a variety of community groups last week. The association's more than 70 members spend close to three months each year ...

Unique collection of rare artifacts reveals Vancouver's history

CBC.ca - Dec 11, 2016

Pieces of people's lives, memories and experiences currently on display at the Museum of Vancouver are offering a rare century-old glimpse into the city's past. The objects are part of the Major James Matthews collection, and they present a snapshot of ...

Wood turners: Shinola oak audio turntables are made in Detroit

woodworkingnetwork.com - Dec 11, 2016

Wood turners: Shinola oak audio turntables are made in Detroit. By Bill Esler December 11, 2016 | 10:42 am EST. Comments. Print. Sourcing the oak wood skirt from a Wisconsin wood component manufacturer, and handling assembly in Detroit, Shinola has ...

Local man's wooden sculptures represent mix of faith, love

Washington Times - Dec 11, 2016

Not bad for a self-taught wood sculptor who one day decided to carve a man in a boat out of teak. The boatman occupies a prominent place on a living room shelf, also carved by Richard. It's rough compared to his latest work. The man sits in the boat ...

Handmade gifts for the holidays might be the most memorable of all

Kansas City Star - Dec 10, 2016

Any gift given from the heart can be appreciated by the receiver, but perhaps there are better options than a new Crock-Pot. Maybe cooking enthusiast Aunt Maude would prefer quirky tea towels, and your gardening guru friend would appreciate an artisan ...

Mitchell couple serves others with their artistic talents

Chicago Daily Herald - Dec 10, 2016

The Browns are a talented duo. Although Larry sticks mostly to wood-carving, Chris carries culinary skills, sewing and basket-weaving in her artistic arsenal. And, together, they remain humble about their talents - preferring to use them to serve others.

New owners of Buckfield wood-turning business plan for growth

Lewiston Sun Journal - Dec 9, 2016

BUCKFIELD — The new owners of Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc. said all existing employees will remain working at the Buckfield facility and they're excited about the potential growth for the business.and more »

BEREA WELCOME CENTER CARVERS AT KENTUCKY ARTISAN CENTER

Berea Online - Dec 8, 2016

Hand hewn oval wooden bowls by Ron McWhorter; Santa carving by David Buzzard; chip carving on tiles and spoons by Will Bondurant – all members of the Berea Welcome Center Carvers. Three members of the Berea Welcome Center Carvers will ...

Woodturning, glass star classes offered in Pequot Lakes

The Lake Country Echo - Dec 8, 2016

Join Tom Larson to learn the basics or practice a new technique in this woodturning class that will meet from 6-10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at 1912 Woodcrest Road, Brainerd. Learn about the basic spindle with several types of cuts using a variety of ...

Lighting-struck oak carved into archangel

The Mena Star - Dec 7, 2016

Newly-carved from the trunk of a beautiful 150-year-old, 75-foot tall white oak tree, the carving of the angel that now watches the land was a way to preserve the old oak after a lighting bolt struck it earlier this year. Business owner Richard Wegner ...

Art Sauder named TACS artist of the month

Tryon Daily Bulletin - Dec 7, 2016

Art Sauder, one of Tryon Arts and Crafts School's esteemed artisans, has been named the school's artist of the month. His artwork will be featured, for the month of December, in the gallery of Tryon's Arts and Crafts School at 373 Harmon Field Road ...

Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc. acquired

woodworkingnetwork.com - Dec 6, 2016

BUCKFIELD, ME - Wells Wood Turning and Finishing Inc., a 30-employee manufacturer of wooden homewares, furniture components and promotional items, has been acquired by Turning Acquisitions LLC. The new owners took over operations at the central ...Buckfield wood products company soldPress Heraldall 2 news articles »

Sculptor's patriotic creation brightens Haynes Park

Rio Rancho Observer - Dec 5, 2016

Sculptor's patriotic creation brightens Haynes Park. By STEPHEN MONOTYA Observer staff writer; Updated 9 hrs ago; (0). Sculpture. Photo by Stephen Montoya. Mark Chavez paints stars on the American flag on his sculpture in Haynes Park. Sculpture.

Feature: Preserving the antique furniture and wooden icon industry of San Vicente

Philippine Information Agency - Dec 5, 2016

SAN VICENTE, Ilocos Sur, December 5 (PIA) – If one is keen on high-quality wooden furniture with intricate and beautiful designs, San Vicente town is one of the perfect places to visit. Going down to this town, one can see how residents are still ...

Woodcarving and stained glass masterclasses on offer at King's Lynn

Lynn News - Dec 2, 2016

Ruth Farnan, education and outreach officer at Stories of Lynn, said: “We've brought back the woodcarving and stained glass masterclasses as they were very popular, and are perfect for this time of year. “If you're interested in arts and crafts ...

Missouri woodturners' love for their craft is contagious

mySanAntonio.com - Dec 2, 2016

"What I saw was the better woodturners shared with the newer woodturners. There were no secrets. People are eager to share what has helped advance them in their craft. It was an opportunity to have fellowship with people who were elevated in their ...and more »

Wood artisans to display wares at show in Sequim this Saturday

Peninsula Daily News - Dec 2, 2016

SEQUIM — Expert wood carvers on Saturday will demonstrate their craft during the 11th annual Wooden Art Show in Sequim. The show, organized by Pacific Northwest Wood Artisans, will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pioneer Park, 387 E. Washington St.

Hobbyist shares woodcarving at Constantine Rotary

Three Rivers Commercial-News - Nov 30, 2016

CONSTANTINE — Folk artist Tom Grile, at a Tuesday, Nov. 22 meeting of Constantine Rotary, talked about his hobby of carving realistic decoys. Grile spends 40-50 hours carving each decoy. He began the hobby 20 years ago, and is a member of the ...

Woodworkers of all skill levels encouraged to join club

fiftyplusadvocate - Nov 29, 2016

Lexington – The Association of Revolutionary Turners' 85 members have at least one thing in common – they use a lathe. ART President John Flynn explained that wood turning is, “Using chisels with a variety of points to shape wood that is spinning on a ...

2017 KHTS Home And Garden Show: Wood 'N Tole

KHTS Radio - Nov 28, 2016

Wood 'N Tole is a collection of beautiful and eye catching woodwork that is both designed and created by Jim McGuire. He is extremely talented, putting his interest and passion together when he is doing his woodwork, and he turns a piece of wood into a ...

Turning wood into art

Innisfail Province - Nov 29, 2016

In Alberta, there are four guilds, including the Central Alberta Wood Turning Guild (CAWTG) that was formed in 2015. The guild now has 44 members who meet once a week in Red Deer. There are five members from Innisfail and three from just outside of ...

Woodturners' love for their craft is contagious

Springfield News-Leader - Nov 28, 2016

A decade ago when Larry Randolph joined the Woodturners of Southwest Missouri, it consisted of 12 guys who'd meet, swap tools and talk shop. But a lot has changed, and membership has since exploded. “When I joined five years ago, I was number 45 or ...

After losing his sight, a blind wood carver hones his craft (Column)

OregonLive.com - Nov 27, 2016

At the Oregon Commission for the Blind's workshop, clients who cannot see are learning to use table saws and wood planers. And it's here that a newly blind contractor from Molalla discovered he could still earn a living with his hands. In March 2015 ...

7th annual Kristkindlmarkt helps to support small businesses in Peoria

Peoria Journal Star - Nov 27, 2016

The Harmonie–Concordia Singers of the Peoria German–American Central Society hosted the centuries old German tradition by helping to support small businesses. More than 25 small businesses throughout the Peoria area featured arts and crafts, and a ...and more »

Walnut Grove Farm celebrates coming of Christmas

Galesburg Register-Mail - Nov 27, 2016

Jan King of Walnut Grove Farm summed up her feelings on the season. “It's really a celebration of friendship,” she said, “in 25 years we've made a lot of friends; artisans, customers and families, it's like a giant homecoming. To be able to share that ...

Artist Carves Incredible Life-Size Wooden Statue of Muhammad Ali

champions.co - Nov 25, 2016

"I had cut the large black walnut tree down a year ago while I was carving the McGregor," he said. "After that was done I was debating what black fighter to do, because the color of the wood was so dark. Then Muhammad Ali passed away and I saw what he ...Exclusive: Fan Constructs Amazing Muhammad Ali SculptureBoxing News and Viewsall 2 news articles »

Sacandaga Woodworkers draws local hobbyists who share a common interest

The Recorder (subscription) - Nov 26, 2016

Sacandaga Woodworkers draws local hobbyists who share a common interestThe Recorder (subscription)MAYFIELD-- Gary Ratajczak has been woodworking since he was old enough to hold a tool. Now, he serves as president for the Sacandaga Woodworkers, a subchapter of the Northeastern Woodworkers Association in Clifton Park. Woodworking ranges from ...

New hive for design to open in Limerick city centre

Limerick Leader - Nov 25, 2016

This 20-strong inspiring group aim to bring high quality design and craft to its new centre at 17 Thomas Street. The ethos of the group is to promote the growth of professional designers in Limerick and increase the quality of shopping for the tourist ...

Reviving the art of Chog-Zhi-Bur-Zo

Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper - Nov 24, 2016

Dechen Tshewang, a trainer at the Institute of Zorig Chusum in Thimphu, along with his three apprentices, will be remembered as the folks who revived the chog-zhi-bur-zo (four dimensional woodcarving). “All wood carvings subsisting in the country are ...and more »

Famous chainsaw carver visits Bandera

Bandera County Courier - Nov 23, 2016

2016-11-24. Famous chainsaw carver visits Bandera. By Steven James BCC Editor. Dockery's cowboy carving, which features the DLF logo. Covered in woodchips and sawdust, Bearly Making It Chainsaw Carvings owner Cam Dockery carefully buzzes away ...

Antiques: Carving of Rubens may date to artist's lifetime

SILive.com - Nov 21, 2016

While searching for antiques on eBay, I came upon an oak carved panel measuring around 16" x 12" with a carved bust portrait of a man. In this portrait, the man is sporting a rakish hat, together with a pointed collar, which identified him as the most ...

Parkersburg Art Center opens three exhibits

Parkersburg News - Nov 21, 2016

Photo by Brett Dunlap Three exhibits opened Sunday at the Parkersburg Art Center featuring woodturning, photography and the work of female artist from Appalachia. The works will be on display through Dec. 31. PARKERSBURG — There were three ...

2 inducted into Conrad Weiser Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

Reading Eagle - Nov 21, 2016

Conrad Weiser High School has inducted two graduates into its Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. This year's inductees are 1961 graduate Daniel Strawser and Dr. Gary Eiceman, a 1970 graduate. The distinguished alumni program recognizes graduates ...

Parkersburg Art Center opens three exhibits

Parkersburg News - Nov 21, 2016

Photo by Brett Dunlap Three exhibits opened Sunday at the Parkersburg Art Center featuring woodturning, photography and the work of female artist from Appalachia. The works will be on ... We will be open on Shop Small Saturday (Nov. 26) and will have ...

Woodcarvers show off their art in Lake Zurich

Chicago Daily Herald - Nov 20, 2016

Elegant wooden statues, lifelike nature scenes and intricately whittled pieces made by members of the North Suburban Woodcarvers organization were on display at the Ela Area Public Library in Lake Zurich Saturday. "I started when I was a Boy Scout ...

Retired Topeka accountant treasures time he spends woodcarving

Topeka Capital Journal - Nov 18, 2016

David Butts holds Samson, one his family's three dachshunds, in the workshop where he works on projects, such as a Kansas-themed mantle behind him, and a relief carving of the Last Supper in front of him. Butts will be featured at the 37th annual Kaw ...

Carving passion into business

Victoria Advocate - Nov 17, 2016

Chunks of wood that once littered the ground are transformed into practical gadgets and works of art. "It's a thing of beauty," Grosvenor Van Dusen Jr. says. To him, woodturning is more than just a hobby or business. The 73-year-old says he can make ...

Pen sale

Cookeville Herald Citizen - Nov 17, 2016

The Middle Tennessee Wood Turners are selling handcrafted, wooden, ballpoint pens with all proceeds donated to the Cookeville Disabled American Veterans Chapter 117. Showing off some of the pens, from left, are Dan Sauer, Middle Tennessee Wood ...

Local artist didn't begin woodcarving until age 62

Carroll County Times - Nov 16, 2016

He went to South County Senior Center in Deal, Maryland to learn upholstery so that he could re-upholster furniture for his wife. While he was there, Joe Cauldwell had started to teach woodcarving. As a result, Reise decided to take the class. He was ...

Woodworking from the Soul

Chattanooga Magazine - Nov 15, 2016

For the past few years Steve has sold his handmade woodwork alongside his trout at the Chattanooga Market. “I was initially approached about selling my fish at the Market, but I really wanted to have a multi-use booth where I could sell my woodwork too ...

Workington woodturner Roy George turns to glass

Times & Star - Nov 15, 2016

If you explain that you're a woodturner they usually say I can take some and that it was only going to be used for firewood. "It's nice to see something coming from your own idea into actually being. "It's very satisfying having your own items at home ...

Capital City Carvers invite you to learn wood carving

Tallahassee.com - Nov 14, 2016

Capital City Carvers is a club for those who wish to develop wood carving skills in a relaxed and supportive environment. All skill levels of wood carving exist in the club and the focus is on teaching and learning. Beginners are always welcome ...

Old Deerfield Holiday Craft Sampler coming to West Springfield this weekend

MassLive.com - Nov 14, 2016

If you have attended the Old Deerfield Christmas Craft Sampler on Thanksgiving weekend for the past number of years, then change your calendar because it is being held one week earlier this Saturday and Sunday on the grounds of the Eastern States ...

Wood Carving Workshop with Wooburn Craft School at Wycombe Museum

Buckinhamshire Free Press - Nov 12, 2016

Wood Carving Workshop with Wooburn Craft School at Wycombe Museum. Where: Wycombe Museum, Priory Avenue, High Wycombe, HP13 6PX. When: 12 November: 10:00am to 5:00pm. How much: £50.00 (Book in advance). Contact: ...and more »

Franklin Woodturner's Club ready for annual sale

Waikato Times - Nov 11, 2016

The sale goods are made by the approximately 70 club members throughout the year, and the funds raised go towards the upkeep of the club and the purchase of wood and tools. The club was formed in 1998 as an outlet for Franklin people interested in the ...

Woodcarver Delights Mayo Residents

The Northfield News - Nov 10, 2016

Wood artist Bob Brightbill recently brought some striking examples of his work to the residents of Mayo Healthcare in Northfield. Life-size heads of Lincoln, Shakespeare and Albert Einstein, each one carved from a block of wood — these and more ...

Eclectic offerings at CAG's Off The Wall

Rocky Mountain Outlook - Nov 10, 2016

The Canmore Art Guild Gallery is currently running its annual and popular exhibit Off The Wall, featuring three-dimensional art, to Nov. 22. The 3D Invitational Show features 19 Bow Valley artists and is showcasing such items as ceramics, wood turning, ...

Local musician plays, carves rare Swedish key fiddle

Detroit Lakes Online - Nov 9, 2016

"I tried to learn the violin at 60, but found out old guys can't hear," he says. "Sixty-year-old guys often get the delusion they can play violin and sadly persist in that delusion." Dahl, a member of Loon Country Carvers, knows of only two people in ...and more »

Artist turns wood-carving into career

Big Bear Grizzly - Nov 9, 2016

. Some of local artist Bradley Meyer's pieces on display at the Art on the Lake show Aug. 20. Bradley Meyer.

30th Woodturners Exhibition

Coleraine Times - Nov 7, 2016

The Annual Art and Ulster Woodturning Exhibition returns to Ballymoney Museum & Town Hall this month. It runs from November 10th – November 19th. With a great mix of traditional and contemporary styles and themes, the exhibition continues to be one of ...

Visiting Hai Minh carpentry village

VietNamNet Bridge - Nov 6, 2016

Hai Minh craft village is in the busiest period of the year. Carpenters in all the workshops are highly attentive. Mr. Truong says in addition to acquiring skills, the artisans need to be inspired and creative because their products must be elaborate ...

Wood carving Christmas card class to be offered at the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art

Times Daily - Nov 4, 2016

Wood carving Christmas card class to be offered at the Tennessee Valley Museum of Art. 11 hrs ago; 0. Close. 1 of 6. Barbara Hendricks. Buy Now. MATT MCKEAN. Close-ups of Barbara Hendricks' wood cuts and the printed cards. Barbara Hendricks 2.

West Devon wood turner giving doors of St Eustachius Chirch a new lease of life

Tavistock Times Gazette - Nov 4, 2016

A WEST Devon wood turner is reshaping history at Tavistock Parish Church, using wood from the building's former oak doors. Wood turner Eric Cockings, who has been a chorister in Tavistock for 13 years, is applying his carpentry and joinery skills to ...and more »

The wood carving art of Seljuks still lives in Turkey

Daily Sabah - Nov 3, 2016

The wood carving art of Seljuks still lives in Turkey. Previous. Next. The wood carving art of Seljuks still lives in Turkey. Wood artist Nuri Akyıldız has been keeping the old art of wood handicraft alive for 40 years in Turkey. (Anadolu Agency Photo ...

Senior Center's wood carving club looking for new members

Davisonindex - Nov 3, 2016

Kendrick said the club usually closes up shop a half hour early to make room for lunchtime. A wood carving club might sound intimidating to the uninitiated, but Davison Senior Center's weekly group assures newcomers the craft can be taught with time ...

Knells: Husband and wife chosen as artists of the month

Zanesville Times Recorder - Nov 2, 2016

ZANESVILLE - There are two Knells, Marilyn and Myron, showing works as November's ArtCoz artists of the month at Signature M Studio in Room 101 at the Masonic Temple , 38 N. Fourth St. Words can be view from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday during the monthly Art ...Art walk, Artist of the MonthWHIZall 2 news articles »

Local artist's woodcarved birds to be displayed at National Aviary

Ellwood City Ledger - Nov 2, 2016

Urbanic's meticulous carving has paid off with victories in world woodcarving competitions, and this weekend, the Perry Township resident's artwork will be on display and sale in the“Wings & Wildlife Art Show” at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh. The ...

New Crossover Tool Adapter Called the HTC (Hexagonal Threaded Connector)

Benzinga - Nov 1, 2016

King Arthur's Tools, maker of the world's smallest chainsaw, announces the development of a new crossover tool adapter called the HTC (Hexagonal Threaded Connector). The HTC allows thirty five (35) new accessories to fit the Merlin2 electric long-neck ...and more »

King Library Press Carves Out Schedule for Wood Engraving Events

UKNow (press release) - Oct 31, 2016

King Library Press Carves Out Schedule for Wood Engraving EventsUKNow (press release)Later that evening, Joanne Price will give this year's King Library Press Fall Lecture and Workshop. Price's talk, “Out of Wood,” about the wood engravers' art form will begin 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, in the Great Hall of King Library. The lecture is ...

NAWA 35th Annual Woodcarving Show

whnt.com - Oct 29, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - North Alabama Woodcarvers Association (NAWA) is a community of woodcarvers located in Huntsville, Alabama. Members are passionate about promoting the love of carving, wood sculpting, whittling, and wood burning as an art and a ...

Erie Art Museum's duck decoy exhibit showcases little-known part of region's past

GoErie.com - Oct 29, 2016

Frank Buchner made a living working on ships that traveled throughout the Great Lakes in the first half of the last century. He was a captain and engineer on what were then known as “sand suckers,” which were large vessels, often converted freighters, ...

Spinning a yarn and turning a bowl with acclaimed author Joy Cowley

Stuff.co.nz - Oct 28, 2016

Joy Cowley has been a much-loved writer for decades and an icon to generations of New Zealanders. Carly Thomas and Warwick Smith spent a day with her at her Featherston home and came away with a yarn and a bowl. This woman of words and wood is ...

Imaginative Les Vanhook shares his art in new book

Wilson Post - Oct 27, 2016

The Wilson County native co-wrote "The Life and Art of Les Vanhook: His Fascination With Wood and Watercolor" with his good friend, David Brooks, co-owner of Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home. As for what inspired the artisan to share his archives in a book, ...

Woodturners teach middle school students art

Wausau Daily Herald - Oct 26, 2016

WESTON - Students involved in the Boys & Girls Club at the D.C. Everest Middle School had an opportunity to learn the art of woodworking from members of the Wisconsin Valley Woodturners. Bob Stavran, a retired DCE teacher, started the woodturning ...

Lithuanian Folk Wood Sculptures at Lauritzen Gardens

KMTV - Oct 26, 2016

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Music, mushrooms and making a difference through food

Statesman Journal - Oct 26, 2016

Melding music and dance, Polk County Folklife Festival is a family friendly celebration of Willamette Valley culture. Performers and stage coordinators John Adams and Truman Price stop by to fill us in on the anticipated fun for this second annual ...

They came, they saw, and they conkered

Border Telegraph - Oct 26, 2016

THE Tweed Valley yet again hosted a cracking Scottish Conker Championships at the weekend with competitors arriving from across the UK. Now in its tenth year, the chestnut championships have become the highlight of the already successful Tweed valley ...

Knock on wood: Hutson says success in woodworking combines skill, luck

Greenwood Index-Journal - Oct 24, 2016

McCORMICK -- Before Bill Hutson starts carving away at a piece of wood, a thought often crosses his mind -- you never know what you're going to find inside. He's long had a love for woodworking, and grew up admiring the intricate carvings others made.

Learn the art of woodcarving and woodturning

WMTV - Oct 23, 2016

At the event, you can learn how woodcarving and woodturning is done by watching demos of a variety of projects. There are opportunities to take home a great piece and support educational programs. The Woodcarver's and Woodturner's Show and Sale is ...

Excellent traditional sculptures of a modernist, Ogiamen

Guardian - Oct 23, 2016

Ogiamien, 71, belongs in the second generation of Nigerian modernists whose works adorn public spaces across Nigeria, particularly defining Africa's rich traditional value in artistic context. Currently showing as Excellent Vision 2016, Ogiamen's ...

Wood carvings displayed in Sidney

Oneonta Daily Star - Oct 22, 2016

The Sidney Memorial Public Library is hosting an exhibit of the wood carvings of Dennis Heath. Heath, of Mt. Upton, has been carving for 10 years, having started as a hobby after his retirement, according to a media release. He has studied under Dennis ...

Learn woodcarving, woodturning at annual show this Sunday

WKOW - Oct 19, 2016

If you've ever wanted to learn how to carve or turn wood - or you'd just like a unique piece for your home, you'll want to get out to the 28th Annual Woodcarvers and Woodturners Show and Sale this weekend. The event is Sunday, ...

Sculpture camp begins at Hampi

The Hindu - Oct 19, 2016

Labour Minister Santosh Lad on Tuesday inaugurated an 11-day sculpture camp at Hampi. This is the second year in a row the camp is being organised as part of the three-day Hampi Utsav, which begins on November 3. Thirty sculptors from across the State ...and more »

Arnold Arboretum branches out with 'Art of the Woodturner' exhibit

Wicked Local Newton - Oct 17, 2016

His piece, among others, will be on view from Oct. 21-23, as part of the upcoming Arnold Arboretum exhibit, “Turning Wood: The Art of the Woodturner II.” When the 65-year-old Sudbury resident, who's a member of the Central New England Woodturners, was ...and more »

Valley Viewer: 15th annual Art in the Park brings artists' work to banks of the Wabash

Terre Haute Tribune Star - Oct 17, 2016

Wabash Valley Art Guild partnered with River City Art Association to return the WVAG's traditional fall event to “the banks of the Wabash” in Terre Haute. The 15th annual Art in the Park on Sept. 17 at the Blumberg Shelter in Fairbanks Park featured ...and more »

Arnold Arboretum branches out with 'Art of the Woodturner' exhibit

Wicked Local Norwood - Oct 17, 2016

Artist Joe McGill took a bland hunk of wood and, through his creativity and skill, turned it into an elegant vessel titled, “Cedar Vase.” His piece, among others, will be on view from Oct. 21-23, as part of the upcoming Arnold Arboretum exhibit ...

Ferry artist to have show in Wheeling

Martins Ferry Times Leader - Oct 17, 2016

T-L Photo/ROBERT A. DEFRANK Ed Doughty of Martins Ferry will have his work on display this November at Wheeling. Here, he and wife Helen hold his painting of the Sammis Lock with a barge. MARTINS FERRY — Local artist Ed Doughty will showcase ...and more »

UPDATE: More flood warnings in place for Lancashire

Blackpool ... - Blackpool Gazette - Oct 16, 2016

UPDATE: More flood warnings in place for Lancashire - Blackpool ...Blackpool GazetteVisit now for the latest Blackpool environment news - direct from The Gazette.and more »

Studio Cruise 2016 artists

Bemidji Pioneer - Oct 16, 2016

Cindy Burger Studio, 7883 Island View Drive NE Turtle River. • Monica Hansmeyer: Metal Jewelry. Seven Sister Design, 410 Main Ave., Turtle River. • Jeff Burger: Ceramics. Jeff Burger Clay, 8959 Turtle River Lake Road NE Bemidji. • Eve Sumsky: Fiber ...and more »

Giant turned wood bowl 13 feet wide

woodworkingnetwork.com - Oct 14, 2016

Some woodturning enthusiasts in Austria took the philosophy of "go big or go home" to extremes. They decided to turn a giant bowl measuring more than 13 feet in diameter and more than 3 feet deep. Of course, the first challenge faced by Peter Andres ...

Wood carving moves under fine arts umbrella

Bellefontaine Examiner - Oct 13, 2016

In a regular fair board meeting Wednesday, the board opted to reconfigure its fine arts categories to now include wood carving exhibitors. The board cited dwindling exhibitors in the wood carving trade as one reason for the move. Bob Holderman, who has ...

Wood carvers show off their skills

The Advertiser News South - Oct 13, 2016

On Oct. 22nd & 23rd, in honor of tradition, the North Jersey Woodcarvers Association will host The 32nd Annual Woodcarving, Art Show and Sale. There will be more than 100 carvers, painters and sculptors displaying their variety of work. Included will ...

Wood carving of Pat McCrory's dog to be featured in museum this month

Charlotte Observer (blog) - Oct 11, 2016

Wood carving of Pat McCrory's dog to be featured in museum this monthCharlotte Observer (blog)A new exhibit at the N.C. Museum of History will feature the state's governors, including current Gov. Pat McCrory. “Discover Your Governors” will open on Oct. 22, a few weeks ahead of this year's gubernatorial election. Several items provided by ...and more »

Carver finds fame, money in wood sculptures

China Daily - Oct 11, 2016

Luo Yi, a 21-year-old from East China's Jiangxi province, works as a sculptor in a workshop in Zhengzhou, Central China's Henan province. He became fascinated with wood sculptures at the age of 15. In the past six years, he learnt the skills from many ...and more »

Watch a Wood-Turning Lathe Become a Belt Sander

Popular Mechanics - Oct 10, 2016

For general woodworking, belt sanders are infinitely more useful than a lathe. Sanding and shaping wood, metal, or plastic, can be performed effortlessly with a belt sander. For this transformation, Heisz starts with a 12-inch lathe, though his plans ...

Proud cardinal wood-carving on Route 322 represents Cochranton well

Meadville Tribune - Oct 10, 2016

"We're getting known as those people with the large red cardinal in the front yard," Hazel said. "You can't even imagine all the compliments we get, too." If you haven't driven on Route 322 north of Cochranton lately, you may have missed seeing the ...

Custer woodcarving museum closing for good

Rapid City Journal - Oct 9, 2016

He retired from a 20-year teaching and coaching career with Custer schools several years ago and now has decided it's time to walk away from another seasonal job as owner and operator of the National Museum of Woodcarving, set to close on Thursday, ...

DIY crowd turn attention to Westpoint

Midweek Herald - Oct 8, 2016

Those attending will get the chance to learn how to start and/or improve their wood turning, wood carving and DIY skills. Top tips on getting the very best from your woodworking machinery and power tools will also be available. The event is open to ...

WOOD CARVINGS AT THE CONSERVATION CLUB

The Waynedale News - Oct 8, 2016

SWCC CARVING Grant Sims, a new member to The Southwest Conservation Club, recently volunteered his services as a wood carver to create some new décor for the clubhouse. Grant has only been carving for the past 9 months, but this hobby has quickly ...

What's It Worth?: Buddhist deity similar to Christian saint

The Mercury News - Oct 6, 2016

This carved effigy is probably not a Buddha but a Buddhist deity, who has completed the path to enlightenment and will not be reborn. (Jane Alexiadis). Question: Can you tell me anything about this Buddha? He sits on a carved stand and is 10 to 12 ...

New wood carving group formed

Black Mountain News - Oct 5, 2016

Eddie Wacaser has been carving for 34 years. Sue Hitchcock is a novice who wants to learn to carve. Bill Ispin, who moved from New York, is retired and always wanted to learn to carve. Jim Kilpatrick brings 25 years of experience to the group and can ...

Local Carving Artist Competes on National Television

My Panhandle - Oct 4, 2016

Chad Gainey is a local carving artist from Vernon, Florida who is showing off his skills and competing on this season of Halloween Wars on the Food Network. Gainey is known for his wood carving sculptures, but says he was excited when he got the call ...

Malley Center art show opens

Englewood Herald - Oct 4, 2016

“I learned about this type of wood turning art work at a class in Aspen,” he said. “I decided to try it. It was challenging and it took me about 60 hours to complete the bowl. I wish it was about five times bigger and if I were to do it again, I would ...

To everything — turn, turn, turn: d'Art Center show highlights local woodturners

Virginian-Pilot - Oct 4, 2016

... talent to turn a chunk of pecan tree into a gleaming urn. Called "Starburst," the piece created by Dwight Bullock won first place during the competition portion of a woodturning exhibit at d'Art Center. The Tidewater Turners of Virginia show runs ...

People project: Roman Hrytsak's carved wooden boots are 'made for talkin'

Calgary Herald - Oct 4, 2016

In wood, Roman Hrytsak found his passion. In him, the wood found redemption. Scrawled on the wall of Hrytsak's backyard workshop are the words “These boots were made for talkin'!” Rows of small, carved wooden boots line the shelves below. Hrytsak ...

Carving for River Bend

Journal Times - Oct 3, 2016

Racine wood carving artist, Sherry Lou of www.chicswithchainsaws.com, puts the finishing touches on a feather she created at the River Bend Nature Center for the fourth annual Chainsaw Carving and Art Fair on Saturday and Sunday. Artists created their ...

Socorro artist wins blue ribbons

El Defensor Chieftain - Oct 2, 2016

That was three years ago and since then Michael Alguire of Socorro has not only quit the habit, but he's adopted a new one, creating award winning works of art out of wood. At the New Mexico State Fair Alguire took home three first place ribbons, two ...

Former Grantham student carves his way into national art final

Grantham Journal - Oct 2, 2016

He was given plenty of instruction by his great uncle who used to be a professional woodcarver. Jordan's mum Vicky said they were looking forward to spending a day in London on October 17 when the winners will be announced at a special ceremony.

Wise Fall Fling coming next weekend

Kingsport Times News - Oct 2, 2016

Another first at this year's Fling will be Norton Community Hospital offering the My Run, Walk and Roll Challenge, a flat, one-third mile flat course for the physically challenged, and all mobile assistance devices are welcome. A personal caregiver ...

Wood Carving Set At Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center

Oswego Daily News - Oct 1, 2016

Wood Carving in the Round is being held at the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center located on State Route 183 in eastern Oswego County. Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected ...and more »

Celebrating the spirit of the landscape he loves

West Central Tribune - Sep 29, 2016

For more than four decades his art has celebrated and introduced many to the beauty of the of the Upper Minnesota River Valley region, a landscape he prefers to any other. "I always kind of liked this area,'' said Pederson. "I am kind of a prairie guy ...and more »

Woodcarvers demonstrate their craft

Mountaintimes - Sep 28, 2016

WOODSTOCK—The annual Vermont Forest Festival was held this past weekend, Sept. 24-25, at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park and Billings Farm in Woodstock, Vt. Working farms and forests give Vermont its beautiful rural character and ...and more »

The love of woodwork

Herald live - Sep 29, 2016

Port Elizabeth professional woodworker, Nico Swart, is inviting visitors to an exhibition of turned pieces and wood sculpture at his studio in North End this week. His exhibition of 68 pieces, which opened last night, will run until Saturday at his ...

The Block recap: Would you lather? (27.09.2016)

finder.com.au - Sep 28, 2016

Chris and Kim and Will and Karlie were more disappointed that they didn't score some much-needed extra funds. In spite of the complaints, expect to see Coastal Candy at a David Jones near you, though no soap will be strong enough to wash away the ...and more »

Wood carving class at Madison Area Technical College of Watertown

LC Sussex Sun - Sep 27, 2016

Madison Area Technical College of Watertown will offer a wood carving class 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday evenings, Oct. 5 to 26 at at the Riverside Middle School. With only a few seats left in this class (course number 34022), instructor James Hoefler will ...

Local woodcarvers showcased at Middlesex Community College

Wicked Local Bedford - Sep 26, 2016

Woodcarving is one of the world's oldest art forms, dating back to ancient Egypt. The New England Wood Carvers Association (NEWC) is extending that tradition of artistry, marking its 51st anniversary this year. The organization started in 1965 and has ...and more »

SPARK AFTER DARK

PTBOCanada (press release) (blog) - Sep 26, 2016

SPARK AFTER DARKPTBOCanada (press release) (blog)SPARK 2017 will be launched with a celebration of the arts at the Canadian Canoe Museum. Friday, September 30, 2016 — next Friday — 5 to 10pm. We have San Murata Jazz Trio, comedy, drumming, photography plus 33 artists who produce a wide range ...

Stone Co. 'wood turner' among many craftsmen at Pecan Fest

WDAM-TV - Sep 25, 2016

BEAUMONT, MS (WDAM) -. The 29th annual Mississippi Pecan Festival was a showcase for lots of different types of craftsmen, including a Stone County man who "turns" wooden blocks into useful works of art. Paul Bravo is a wood turner and he can take up ...and more »

Raiders of the lost crafts

The Independent - Sep 24, 2016

This week the nation's capital has been celebrating the bright new stars of contemporary design. But as London Design Week draws to a close, Amalia Illgner looks to Britain's heritage crafts and discovers, while we've been busy looking to the new, many ...

Carving up history

The Herald Argus - Sep 25, 2016

Photo by Jessica O'BrienDick Reel creates a hand-hewn bowl during Pioneer Days at Creek Ridge County Park. The former county park board member has been showing off his woodworking talent since the first Pioneer Days event more than 20 years ago.

What are you at? This is it: Sandy Robertson's fantastical wood carvings

CBC.ca - Sep 24, 2016

Alexander "Sandy" Robertson's life has been all about trees. Using small hand tools, the retired forestry scientist carves fantastical figures and scenes out of wood, salvaged from trees in his suburban St. John's garden. "The point is enjoy the ...

Carving a fine reputation

The Northern Echo (registration) - Sep 24, 2016

Carving a fine reputationThe Northern Echo (registration)The words 'delicate' and 'wood' wouldn't normally appear in the same sentence, but craftsman Richard Kennedy proves that the stuff of furniture and fruit bowls can also be art. He talks to Sarah Millington. AS a boy, Richard Kennedy wasn't especially ...

A craving for carving: Athol wood artists turn trash into treasure

The Recorder - Sep 23, 2016

Bosworth operates Fine Wood Sculpture & Artworks and Legassey runs Wood Wizard Carvings. They took different paths into the artform, but both make their living at craft fairs, competitions and by the side of the road. “I put my heart into it. It's not ...

Palmetto Woodturners transform beautiful wood into meals for families

Columbia Star - Sep 22, 2016

Bowl by Tom Kerr The Palmetto Woodturners, part of the American Association of Woodturners, is hosting Bowls for the Hungry for Harvest Hope Food Bank Thursday, September 29 at the Hall at Senate's End, 320 Senate Street. Custom wooden bowls will ...

Presque Isle chair-maker turning out one handmade piece at a time

Bangor Daily News - Sep 22, 2016

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Terry Kelly is a one-of-a-kind craftsman in a mass-production world. The wood carver from Presque Isle has been turning out handmade wooden furniture for nearly 15 years for appreciative customers across the country. “I started ...

Gallery show draws on Redstone's creativity

Theredstonerocket - Sep 21, 2016

Although Redstone Arsenal is known for its technical excellence, tucked away on Vincent Drive is a vibrant artist community. That community would like to invite Team Redstone to their first-ever Art Gallery Show to be held at the June M. Hughes Arts ...

After spinal cord injury, local carver's passion perseveres

The Daily Tar Heel - Sep 20, 2016

Paul Waicus has carved wood figures of birds since the 1990s and has continued his passion despite a spinal cord injury. He has won more than 80 awards for his ability to carve blocks of Tupelo wood into birds such as goldfinches, ducks, cardinals and ...

Christmas-themed wood carvers event takes place in Upstate

Live 5 News - Sep 18, 2016

Professional and amateur wood carvers united for a Christmas-themed event in Piedmont this weekend. Members of the Piedmont Wood Carvers Club showed off their Santa-carving skills at the 29th annual Piedmont Wood Carvers Show and Competition ...and more »

Wood Carving Show drawing new interest

WSAW - Sep 17, 2016

Wood carvers from all across the country are in Stevens Point this weekend showing off their latest works of art at the 16th annual Wisconsin River Woodcarving Show. Around 130 exhibitors lined the halls of the Holiday Inn ...

Art trail launches in Burnham-On-Sea as local artists put work on show

Burnham-On-Sea - Sep 17, 2016

and Highbridge artists have joined together to form an art trail round the town this month. You can meet the artists face-to-face in their studios across Burnham or buy or place a personal commission for a special piece from Saturday ...

Carving the Vasa and other Nordic-style wood carving

Pine Journal - Sep 16, 2016

Clayton Johnson spent seven years carving and recreating a scale model of the Swedish warship Vasa (it sank in 1628), which has been displayed at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. The director of the Vasa museum in Stockholm has called ...

Donna Zils Banfield Turns Simple Bowls into Works of Art

New Hampshire Magazine - Sep 16, 2016

Pick up a wood bowl turned by Donna Zils Banfield and you'll find it's lighter than you might expect. Some of her bowls are so thin they become translucent on the edges. Her newest works have cutout shapes, usually leaves, which create a contrast ...

Local artists carve treasures to preserve historical art

Alexandria Town Talk - Sep 16, 2016

With the arts scene blooming in Central Louisiana, local performers and artists showcase their talents in a variety of ways. Members of the Central Louisiana Wildfowl Woodcarvers are bringing people back to a simpler time with their craft and ...

Wood carvers from all over USA expected in Stevens Point

WAOW - Sep 14, 2016

More than 100 exhibitors will gather for the 16th Annual Wisconsin River Woodcarvers Show and Sale in Stevens Point this weekend. "It's an opportunity for carvers to get together, show off their various carvings, their wares that they've made ...

Officials Keep Whittling Away At Second Amendment Rights

Forbes - Sep 15, 2016

Earlier this year, Justice Clarence Thomas caused a mild sensation among Court watchers when he asked his first question from the bench in a decade. His question to the government's counsel was why should it be so easy for a citizen to be deprived of ...and more »

Woodturning Symposium to Feature Nationally Acclaimed Craftsmen

Harrisburgmagazine - Sep 13, 2016

The inaugural Mid Atlantic Woodturners Symposium will be held at the Lancaster Marriott Hotel and Convention Center, September 24 and 25. Any frequent patron of crafts shows has likely seen examples of the woodworking process that is the rationale for ...

The Susquehanna Woodturners bring the craft to Good Day PA!

abc27 - Sep 12, 2016

Woodturning is the process of turning wood while using sharp tools to carve the wood into a desired shape. Experts Troy Nethaway and Bob Silverman were outside to tell us more as well as give us a demonstration. “We have examples all around us.

Eco-Justice Center hosts Fall Festival Sept. 18

Journal Times - Sep 12, 2016

CALEDONIA — The Eco-Justice Center, 7133 Michna Road, will host its 10th annual Fall Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18. The event will feature a bake sale, live music, a petting zoo, children's games, tree house, face painting, pony ...

Lexington Navy veteran's gifts are many and long-lasting

Wicked Local Lexington - Sep 11, 2016

Bedford VA Hospital librarian Martha Meacham said the book donation, mostly on military history and equipment, made by the late Robert Henry Sullivan's family will serve veterans looking to maintain a connection with their military lives. Wicked Local ...

Conneaut Arts Center upcoming events

The Star Beacon - Sep 11, 2016

The annual Holiday Arts and Craft Market will be Nov. 4-5 at the Conneaut Arts Center. Hours are 5-9 p.m. (Nov. 4) and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Nov. 5). Donation at the door is $3 ($2 for seniors). Kids admitted free. A perch dinner will be served 5-7 p.m. Nov.

Social media helps Shelton Police retrieve family wood carving

KXRO Newsradio - Sep 9, 2016

The Shelton Police Department tells KXRO that a wood carving was stolen several weeks ago from a front yard in Shelton. Officer Chris Kostad took the initial theft report and started the social media effort to locate the carving, which was a likeness ...

Wood carver finds fun after the fear

News-Press Now - Sep 8, 2016

Steve Holt laughs when reflecting on what he regards as three stages of emotion when creating public art. What Others Are Reading. Police issue Amber Alert, search for car. Clinton zoning panel restricts wind farms. Aurora massacre survivors owe ...and more »

Delicious, sweet at the fair

Enid News & Eagle - Sep 9, 2016

Machine-made bread, whole-wheat bread, quick breads, hot rolls, cookies, candies — the open class adult food judging took place at the Garfield County Fair Thursday. The cases at the Chisholm Trail Expo Center smelled of bread dough — delicious ...

2×2 exhibit showcases Hawaiian woodcarving and classical drawings

UH System Current News - Sep 7, 2016

Gallery ʻIolani presents 2X2, an exhibition showcasing art from two emerging art programs at Windward Community College—Atelier Hawaiʻi, which showcases classical realism techniques of drawing and painting with William Zwick and Hawaiian ...

Woodturner Richard Gould… and Art at the Harbor

Easy Reader - Sep 7, 2016

Gould is also more than a woodturner who specializes in bowls, and we'll get to that part of the story in a few minutes, but right now he's wrapping up preparations for “Art at the Harbor,” which he's co-organized with Bernard Fallon. The event, a ...and more »

Woodturner salvages Sacre Coeur souvenir

Galway Independent - Sep 7, 2016

Woodturner Eamonn Fitzgerald created the special pens for the family. “I upcycled some of the old porch timbers of the Sacre Coeur Hotel into pens,” he explained. The Galway native, who started woodturning in 2010, said he uses the tagline 'Turning ...

Kaatskill Woodturners reap woodworking awards

Poughkeepsie Journal - Sep 6, 2016

The 25th anniversary celebration of the Northeastern Woodworkers Association highlighted hundreds of pieces of exquisite woodworking. A two-day show was held in April at the Saratoga Springs City Center. Nearly 600 regional and professional ...

Community Arts Center unveils two new exhibits

Central Kentucky News - Sep 6, 2016

When you walk into the Grand Hall of the Community Arts Center, a pair of abstract paintings catch your eye. From a distance, the impression is of a warped, skewed jumble of images, but closer inspection reveals the recognizable imagery of a suburban ...

Carving out a frontier life at Old Threshers

Burlington Hawk Eye - Sep 6, 2016

Mickey Keller helps Jalen Tolander, 6, build a wooden boat as Lincoln Henriksen, 12, right, watches Friday at the Log Village on the Midwest Old Threshers grounds in Mount Pleasant. Tolander and Henriksen were at the Log Village school making the boats ...

N.J. man wants return of carved bear that was late wife's gift

NJ.com - Sep 5, 2016

BELMAR — A local man is offering a reward for the return of a carved bear given to him by his late wife. Jon Gibbons said the wood carving was stolen from the porch of his home at 18th Avenue and Laurel Terrace around Sept. 1. He is offering a $100 ...and more »

Woodstock/New Paltz Art and Crafts Fair offers 'unique flair'

Poughkeepsie Journal - Sep 4, 2016

Sokolowski, who now owns Peppermills Studios in Pennsylvania, demonstrated his craft at Woodstock/New Paltz Art and Craft Fair at the Ulster County Fairgrounds Sunday by turning red cedar blocks into rounded wine stoppers within minutes. Each of his ...

Artisans work on display in Arkadelphia

Arkansas Online - Sep 4, 2016

Other artisans with work in the exhibit include George Baker of Arkadelphia, woodcarving; Jack Caldwell of Arkadelphia, wood construction; Bryan Caldwell of Okolona, wood, lathe and finish; Debi Caldwell of Okolona, wood, lathe and finish; Linda Duncan ...

Patients get bowls for beads

Temple Daily Telegram - Sep 4, 2016

McLane Children's Hospital patient Matthew Young, 13, of Temple took his time deciding which bowl to select Tuesday. The bowl will be used to collect his Beads of Courage, which are given to pediatric patients as they undergo medical procedures.

Woodcarving show at Hallie Ford deserves coverage

Statesman Journal - Sep 2, 2016

However, I have noticed a decline in arts coverage. Little attention has been paid to the Bush Barn Art Center and Hallie Ford Museum of Art. Previously, I've appreciated coverage of shows and openings at both of these art venues; learning more about ...

Woodcarving class scheduled Sept. 9 at Pickens Hall

WatertownDailyTimes.com - Sep 2, 2016

HEUVELTON — Jack Taylor, a woodcarver well known for his miniature wooden birds, is scheduled to teach a carving class from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 9 on the second floor of Pickens Hall and General Store, 83 State St. The cost is $50 and all materials ...

Last Call For The 'Mighty Mo'

Yankton Daily Press - Sep 2, 2016

This year's installment of the Mighty Mo Photo Exhibit will end with fanfare this weekend when Yankton Area Arts (YAA) invites the public to visit historic GAR Hall Art Gallery for a number of special events. “We will start the weekend of events ...

The art of woodcarving is alive and well

View News - Sep 1, 2016

WOODCARVING is alive and well and flourishing in Dorset. The Upwey-based South Dorset Woodcarving Club has, after 14 years, just become members of the national body, the British Woodcarving Association (BWA). Members travel from throughout ...

Stone Carver's Mantra Is Mind Over Matter

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News - Aug 30, 2016

A piece of slate from an old roof is the perfect place for a crab. Not a living crab; those belong in the ocean. A delicately carved crab by Adrian Smith. Mr. Smith has been carving animals onto stone since he was a teenager when he spent three months ...

North Arkanas Woodcarvers feature carver Gambill

Baxter Bulletin - Aug 30, 2016

Jason Gambill with his "Spooky" wood carving. The North Arkansas Woodcarvers Club introduces featured carver Gambill, who likes various types of woodcarving and has been an instructor and has works with the club Show Committee. Recently he diplayed ...

Tritons back in a league of their own | Local Sports | record-eagle.com

Traverse City Record Eagle - Aug 29, 2016

The Tritons have a home. Again. The Traverse City co-op swim team re-joined the Coastal Swim Conference, giving the squad one more thing to shoot for at the ...and more »

Meeting turned political

Gisborne Herald - Aug 29, 2016

The Woodturners Club have a monthly meeting to discuss woodturning stuff and Tony Robinson approached one of our senior members, asking if he could come along to talk to us about his proposal. It was raised in committee and he was given a 10-minute ...

'Lalik' contest of Bohol revives religious carving tradition

Inquirer.net - Aug 28, 2016

TAGBILARAN CITY—Bohol is rising from the ruins of the 2013 earthquake, which felled many heritage churches and other structures, and the renaissance is signaled by the revival of the province's exceptional tradition of carving “urna,” or shrines for ...

Pacific Grove's breaching whales sculpture takes shape

Santa Cruz Sentinel - Aug 27, 2016

After a few different renderings of what they envisioned it to be (initially, the whales were diving forward) the carving of the breaching whales began earlier this month. That was after three donors stepped forward at the celebration of the Pacific ...

Woodworkers from 26 states show off wares in Waco this weekend

Waco Tribune-Herald - Aug 28, 2016

Gage Wirtzberger (left), 13, of Greenville, tries his hand on a public lathe Saturday while cutting on a wooden bowl with Don Fluker (right), of Houston, at the Southwest Association of Turners convention in the Waco Convention Center. Gage has been ...

Electric Art: Tupelo retiree uses saws to create wood scrolls

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal - Aug 26, 2016

“I'm going back next year to take a class on advanced scroll cutting – 3D.” Anderson described scroll work as the electric art of carving wood. “Instead of hand carving, we do it with machines,” he said. In his garage in Tupelo, Anderson has a scroll ...

Pining for CO Club's return

Anglo Celt - Aug 26, 2016

... the innovative design in both his turning and furniture pieces undeniably cry master craftsmanship. The finish on all pieces is exquisite. CO Club takes place with host Ollie Burns on Friday, August 26, 9.30pm in Crean's Bar Oldcastle, and ...and more »

Wood carvers put on display at Central States Fair

Newscenter1.tv - Aug 26, 2016

And they've been demonstrating and sharing these wood carvings for years and years,” said Mike Martin, President of Hay Camp Wood Carvers. “We make a lot of items that we give to kids when they show up. Really a fun event, a good way to display our ...

Woodturning Workshop Set For Yankton Gallery

Yankton Daily Press - Aug 26, 2016

The weekend will open with a reception and demonstration Friday, Sept. 2 from 5-7 p.m. honoring master wood turner Dr. John Buckner of North Newton, Kansas. Dr. Buckner will give a brief overview of woodturning, illustrated with a lathe and pieces made ...

Former Harrington Park Butcher Swaps Knives For Lathe

Northern Valley Daily Voice - Aug 25, 2016

HARRINGTON PARK, N.J. — In his third career as a woodturner, Steve Bistritz of Harrington Park is happy as can be. He loves that his driveway is filled with wood. It brings him joy to see 50 more pieces of wood drying in his basement – and 50 beyond ...

A cut above: Wood carvers display their work and skills at Dutchess County Fair

The Daily Freeman - Aug 25, 2016

Hudson Valley Wood Carvers member Joe Gleeson works on a figure at the Dutchess County Fair in Rhinebeck. Photo by William J. Kemble. By William J. Kemble, news@freemanonline.com. Posted: 08/25/16, 11:36 AM EDT | Updated: 46 secs ago.and more »

Don't miss Ely Guild of Woodturners' annual Art in Wood exhibition

Ely News - Aug 24, 2016

The exhibition is running until Bank Holiday Monday, August 29. Don't miss Ely Guild of Woodturners' annual Art in ...

Wood carving in Bowser stops traffic

Parksville Qualicum Beach News - Aug 23, 2016

Oscar Moria said he hopes to fill the whole town up with wood carvings. The fourth annual Bowser Carving Festival was Aug. 12-14. Four carvers, Moria, Dan Richey, Howard Lobb and Jerry Strelioff got to work outside of the Crown and Anchor Pub. Moria ...

Working with wood in George

Herald live - Aug 23, 2016

With a history in timber dating back as far as 1932, what better venue for this year's Woodturning Festival in association with the Working with Wood Show than Saasveld, George? The woodworking fraternity globally is extremely excited that the ...

Club turns pieces of wood into work of art

KMTV - Aug 22, 2016

You played with clay. You could mold it into whatever you want. Now you can go that with wood." Nygard, who has been wood turning for twenty two years, is one of the mentors of the club. He is paired with a newcomer who is just getting into the ...and more »

Native Beach Accessories: Tony Robinson Carves Pacific Northwest Sculptures With Chainsaws

KXRO Newsradio - Aug 22, 2016

In Copalis Crossing, at the Hogan's Corner intersection, a monumental statue of the Greek sea god Poseidon is lifting its trident 15-feet high into the sky. The god's bust is emerging from a totem-pole-style column of whimsical sea creatures: serpent ...and more »

'Turning of the Seasons' opens at Columbus Museum

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Aug 21, 2016

The Chattahoochee River Dams Project is making waves with a new exhibit at the Columbus Museum. “Turning of the Seasons: The Moulthrop Family and the Chattahoochee River Dams Project” showcases pieces crafted by the famous family out of Atlanta.

A few fortunate artists collect awards for their masterpieces

Albuquerque Journal - Aug 20, 2016

SANTA FE – Adrian Nasafotie had Santa Fe Indian Market in mind when he started working on a sculpture he calls “Purification” months ago. Although the Hopi artist's elaborate cottonwood root carving is delicate, he wasn't going to make anything that he ...and more »

New gargoyles carved for Emma Willard School

NEWS10 ABC - Aug 19, 2016

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It's been over 100 years since the last wood carving project was conducted at Emma Willard School in Troy. It wasn't just the history that made Friday's event so special. Meet Heather Milne Ritchie who graduated from Emma Willard ...New jester gargoyles carved to watch over Emma Willard School in TroyWNYTall 2 news articles »

Wood carver hopes to preserve art form for future generations

Beckley Register-Herald - Aug 19, 2016

Ideally, he would like to find other wood carvers to help establish a club in Beckley. The club, he said, is for camaraderie. Members don't teach, but they do share their knowledge, and if someone is interested in the art, he said he's more than ...

My name is... Ron Ferreira

Elbert County News - Aug 18, 2016

I moved here four years ago from Tennessee, to be near my granddaughter. I'm originally from Rhode Island, where I met my wife of 43 years, Linda, in high school. We moved from Rhode Island to Tennessee to Florida, then back to Tennessee and then to ...and more »

Craft Center's Faculty Exhibition Melds Glass, Fiber, Woodturning, Ceramics and More

Patch.com - Aug 17, 2016

This exhibit recognizes exceptional of works from over 30 faculty members representing the glass, jewelry, fiber, forge, woodturning and ceramics studios. The artists represented in this exhibition include: Jim Degen, Rachel Morris, Maureen Henriques, ...and more »

A Man Share His Passion For Wood Carving For Fair Goers

WHIZ - Aug 16, 2016

ZANESVILE, Ohio- A master wood carver is appearing at the Muskingum County Fair this week. Jeff Pinny uses a chainsaw to make his creations. The wood carvings come in different shapes and sizes from superman to bears and eagles. "I like to doing a lot ...

Wood carving club comes to Esher

Your Local Guardian - Aug 16, 2016

After their council-run class in Coulsdon was axed earlier in the year, a group of enthusiasts have been welcomed into the Man Shed at Princess Alice Hospice where they will run weekly Friday morning sessions from mid-September. Peter Prowse, who ...and more »

Sun City Carvers chisel wood into creations

YourWestValley.com - Aug 13, 2016

He is referring to the Sun City Carvers Club, which formed April 2006. The group, with Mr. O'Connell as president, includes several experienced carvers capable and willing to teach carving-in-the-round, chip carving, relief carving, bark carving and ...

Bryon Wilson shows off carvings at Kimball Arts Festival

The Park Record - Aug 12, 2016

With multiple World Cup podiums and an Olympic bronze medal on his resume, there's no denying that Bryon Wilson is a talented mogul skier. This weekend, Wilson will have the opportunity to showcase another talent, wood carving, when he makes his ...and more »

MaraMade Designs carving a successful business

Jamaica Gleaner - Aug 12, 2016

With the first anniversary of her wood carving/shaping business coming up, Tamara Harding is thinking big. Since introducing itself officially with a launch event last November, Mara Made Designs has grown steadily. Harding now gets orders for every ...

Woodcraft Supports American Association of Woodturners Youth Program

Benzinga - Aug 11, 2016

Woodcraft and other industry and individual sponsors helped 41 young people learn woodturning at the American Association of Woodturners International Symposium held in Atlanta in June. Woodcraft donated 25 face shields for the program.and more »

Woodturners turn heads

Blacktown Sun - Aug 11, 2016

The Western Sydney Woodturners are turning heads this week at Craft and Quilt Fair in Canberra. The Lalor Park-based club started in 2006 with a few teachers and former students from Sydney Technical College, Ultimo. It has since grown to include more ...

Driftwood finds a place at the Ashley Medowski Gallery

Martha's Vineyard Times - Aug 10, 2016

Driftwood and found wood have captured the imagination of West Tisbury artist Ashley Medowski in her new show, “Birds, Boats, and Fish (Woodcarvings and Driftwood Sculpture).” Birds and fish dominate her latest work. “These are birds that fly on your ...

Fair draws 18000 to 19000 people

Ogle County News - Aug 10, 2016

Just past the rabbit cages 12-year-old Isaac Charbonneau, Leaf River Busy Beavers 4-H, was feeding his three ducks. “I need to make sure they are fed and have clean water,” he said. “Raising ducks is difficult but [they are] not the hardest animal to ...

Out of wood, Old Saybrook's Kris Connors creates iconic sculptures

Shoreline Times - Aug 9, 2016

Carver Kris Connors takes a step back to examine his work on this hawk sculpture he created in 2014. The finished piece is visible from exit 10 off of Route 9 on Saybrook Road going towards Middletown. It is in the front side yard of a residence. Photo ...

Creating cutting-edge art

The Reflector - Aug 8, 2016

Matt Hambrook is a full-time chain saw carving artist, working from his home shop in La Center. He's been selling his work for the past 10 years, up to 300 carvings a year. But when he started carving wood with a chain saw over 20 years ago, he had ...

Basketmaking, woodcarving among workshops at Shaker Village

Lewiston Sun Journal - Aug 8, 2016

NEW GLOUCESTER — Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village in New Gloucester will offer a series of traditional craft workshops and an educational nature walks Saturday, Aug. 20, at 707 Shaker Road, Route 26.

Woodcarvers share tips with next generation of artists at Eudora Heritage Festival

Lawrence Journal World - Aug 6, 2016

Retired teacher Joan Smith discovered she had talented hands when she found herself without enough to keep them busy. “When my granddaughter went to kindergarten for the first time, I didn't know what I would do with all the time on my hands,” she said.

Art in the Park event to ignite creative spirit

Isle of Man Today - Aug 6, 2016

Hoping for good weather, this weekend of creativity runs from tommorow (Friday) until Sunday. The art activities will be held between 10am and 4pm each day. Art in the Park is free to attend. To book one of the gallery's workshops, or to find out more ...

Art in Anacortes

goskagit.com - Aug 6, 2016

Graham Schodda's appliance sculptures like "John Deere" delighted visitors to the art show at the Port of Anacortes during the Anacortes Arts Festival. The festival runs through the weekend. Scott Terrell / Skagit Valley Herald. Anacortes Arts Festival.

Comulada wins Fair Theme award for Design in Wood contest

Fallbrook / Bonsall Villlage News - Aug 5, 2016

Entered in the Art Furniture category, Jeffrey Comulada's “Time Machine Desk” received the Fair Theme award in the San Diego County Fair's Design in Wood contest. Lucette Moramarco photos. Fallbrook craftsman Jeffrey Comulada received the Fair Theme ...

Woodcarving show is Aug. 20 in Waterbury

Stowe Today - Aug 4, 2016

Last year, after 41 years in Morrisville, the club moved the show to a more central location to help promote woodcarving. Carvers from Vermont and New England will display their work. Demonstrations are planned throughout the day to show different ...

Injured Marine finds healing in woodworking

The San Diego Union-Tribune - Aug 4, 2016

Volunteers from the nonprofit bring donated lathes and wood and teach injured Marines woodturning skills to make pens, boxes and bowls and in the process come to terms with deep troubles. The free therapy program headed by Tom Lightner was founded ...

Virginia Beach wood carver creates masterpieces out of neighborhood logs

Virginian-Pilot - Aug 3, 2016

Sokolowski, a self taught wood carver, started carving nine years ago after returning from a family vacation. While visiting, he observed his brother, an artist, creating images in clay and thought he wanted to try carving. Sokolowski knew he couldn't ...

Woodsmen Show returns with carving, competitions and more

Elmira Star-Gazette - Aug 3, 2016

The 65th annual Woodsmen Show is Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Cherry Springs State Park in Potter County, Pa., 12 miles south of Galeton on West Branch ...and more »

Chainsaw art show Saturday

Lewiston Sun Journal - Aug 2, 2016

Andrew Logan's visions for his chain saw art come easily to him as a descendant of generations of artistically talented people. His admiration and appreciation of nature's beauty and all living creatures, domestic or wild, is the inspiration behind his ...

Old techniques, new technology at Mini Maker Faire

Wichita Eagle - Jul 30, 2016

He's also one of more than 60 vendors spending the weekend in Wichita at the second-annual Mini Maker Faire — a place where old techniques and new technology are coming together to spark wonderment and wows. The event continues Sunday from ...and more »

Making the most of time as internet teaches old dogs new tricks

Brisbane Times - Jul 30, 2016

Bob Webb will be 79 in October, runs a wood turner's website, makes electronic clocks, has learnt computer coding and has a cheeky sense of humour. But the retired Ormiston wood turner, former shearer and air telecommunications employer says it is ...

Former WVRC worker woodwooker art on display in Salem

Lebanon Express - Jul 29, 2016

The exhibit title "Russell Childers, Oregon Outsider” is on display the Hallie Ford Museum of Art Study Gallery and continues through Oct. 23. Childers spent 39 years as a patient at Fairview Hospital. He was released from Fairview in 1965 to live in ...

Local artist woodturning to be featured by Seattle art show

Idaho State Journal - Jul 30, 2016

Local artist woodturning to be featured by Seattle art show. 18 hrs ago; (0). Nathan Hemperly of Pocatello was quite surprised to hear that the "Best of Northwest Art Show" in Seattle has selected one of his pieces to be used in the show's media and ...

Talpa carver and painter pursues his passion

Albuquerque Journal - Jul 29, 2016

“It's great I can do something in life that gives me an artistic outlet, supports my family, and supports my interest in history and cultures,” said the Talpa carver and painter. “I feel very fortunate for that.” Goler, whose retablos and bultos both ...

Artists draw on natural elements for Winthrop Gallery show

Methow Valley News - Jul 28, 2016

Four artists working in photography, handmade furniture, pastel painting and woodturning bring their work together in an exhibit called “Natural Elements” at the Winthrop Gallery that opens Wednesday (July 27). An artists' reception will be held ...

ClearWater Artist Studios hosts “Artistry in Woodturning” exhibit with Saturday, July 30 kickoff

Independent Tribune - Jul 27, 2016

CONCORD — Southern Piedmont Woodturners will be exhibiting their work at ClearWater Artist Studios with the “Artistry in Woodturning” exhibit, which will be on display July 30 through Aug. 27. The exhibit will be on display in the main gallery at ...

Hansen Arts and Crafts fair set for Aug. 20

Hays Daily News - Jul 26, 2016

Time is drawing near for the 43rd annual Hansen Arts and Crafts Fair. If you enjoy arts and crafts, plan to spend Aug. 20 in Logan. Logan is home to the Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum, which sponsors one of the best arts and crafts fairs around. Each ...

Exhibit of relief carvings by Joe MacAllar on display at Lefurgey

Journal Pioneer - Jul 25, 2016

He was able to combine his passion for history, especially historic buildings, with the art of relief carving. Many of his carvings are of Island buildings that hold a special place in MacAllar's heart. “I see my work as a way of recording the past ...and more »

The List: 3 historical items to check out at Norwich City Hall

Norwich Bulletin - Jul 24, 2016

City Hall is the center of Norwich's local government and an impressive work of 19th-century architecture, but it also contains many interesting historical items that visitors with a few extra minutes to spare can check out. 1. City records. A second ...

Keep progressing: Soldotna celebration mixes it up

Kenai Peninsula Online - Jul 24, 2016

Soldotna's annual Progress Days festival held true to its name this year, with individual events keeping things fresh by making some changes from years past. Returning for year 57, Progress Days features a weekend full of activities to celebrate ...

Wooden wonders of Varanasi

Deccan Herald - Jul 23, 2016

Art & craft. Colourful wooden toys of the 10-headed Ravana lined the front row, while cute Russian dolls of Lord Ganesh, and pretty women named Lal Banno and Peeli Banno adorned the back row. Between these two rows were numerous toys including ...

Bohol revives 'urna' religious carving tradition

Inquirer.net - Jul 22, 2016

TAGBILARAN CITY—To promote Bohol's rich cultural heritage, the Bohol church and provincial government will revive the province's unique urna tradition. Urna, vaguely translated into “house shrine,” is a delicately carved wooden housing for santos, ...

Forget Adele at Glastonbury

Live chainsaw carving is the new buzz at festivals - iNews - Jul 22, 2016

iNewsForget Adele at Glastonbury - Live chainsaw carving is the new buzz at festivalsiNewsThe biggest buzz at Britain's festivals is the grinding of chainsaws as audiences marvel at monumental designs created before their eyes by the world's best wood carvers. Bands and DJs will be secondary attractions at the Saw & Sand festival, staged at ...

Youth, seniors come together to learn forgotten trades

Journal Pioneer - Jul 21, 2016

“We wanted to create a project for people who have the skills for these old kinds of art to pass on to seniors and youth.” The idea was to have classes happen out in the public, said Ellis. That's where the mobile blacksmithing and wood-turning carts ...

Wood Carving in Fairfield Bay Looking to Boost Membership

Fairfield Bay News - Jul 20, 2016

Do you like working with your hands, seeing a baren object turn into a beautiful piece of work? Do you have the patience to allow the work to develop into something special? If so, then wood carving could very well be a hobby just for you.

Laguna exhibit celebrates a constantly morphing artist

OCRegister - Jul 19, 2016

“Peter Krasnow: Maverick Modernist” is a new exhibit at the Laguna Art Museum featuring about 50 paintings and 20 sculptures, including the 1928 wood sculpture “Compassion,” center. , PHOTOS: PAUL RODRIGUEZ, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER.

Three Temecula woodworkers win Design in Wood categories at San Diego County Fair

Valley News - Jul 19, 2016

The category winners in the San Diego County Fair's Design in Wood contest included Temecula craftsmen William Bardick, Pete Campbell and Robert Kerr. Bardick was awarded first place in the Contemporary Woodworking – Furniture category. Campbell ...

Hobbyist wood carver showcases homemade intricate wooden designs

Meridian Booster - Jul 18, 2016

Wood carver, John Illes, displayed his unique wooden creations at the Synergy Credit Union Entrepreneur Showcase on Friday, July 15, in Lloydminster. Illes takes blocks of lumber and models them into unique, wooden, life-like animals. Tyler Marr ...

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair: tradition from a different angle

The Australian - Jul 18, 2016

Red coils on dark skin, scarlet on black, cloth, cane and feathers interlaced, binding, framing, protecting: Acceptance, Grace Lillian Lee's show-stopping work at this year's Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, caught in a dramatic installation image by ...

A woodcarver's tale of Cleveland before the fall

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) - Jul 16, 2016

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)A woodcarver's tale of Cleveland before the fallAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)What we found was Cleveland before the fall. christmascard. We discovered a churning, polyglot city of workers who were more skilled than educated, a pre-Depression haven for immigrants and others in need of second and third chances. A place for free ...

Silvrants shares love of woodcarving

Grant Tribune Sentinel - Jul 14, 2016

Silvrants spends just as much time sharpening his knives as he does using them to carve. Silvrants is an expert woodcarver, and has won 10 awards in the first six months of 2016 alone. Spending well over 40 hours a week carving, at a minimum of three ...

From burl to bowl

Herald and News - Jul 14, 2016

Elbert Henderson of Klamath Falls began wood lathing in the fifth grade. He uses a number of different woods for his pieces. He is pictured here in the Link River Gift Shop at the Favell Museum, where his artwork will be displayed throughout July.

Cancer patient finds comfort in carving

Los Angeles Times - Jul 13, 2016

For the past five years, Burbank resident Dick Moskun has been sculpting comfort birds and giving them to family members and friends who have been diagnosed with cancer. He also donates them to patients at Faith and Hope Hospice in Burbank.

Ellis artists featured at Hansen Museum through August

hays Post - Jul 13, 2016

LOGAN — Ken Eberle and Leo Groff, Jr. are nature enhancers. These gentlemen from Ellis are both skilled artists. Ken is skilled in the art of wood turning and Leo in the art of carving hard shelled gourds. These fine gentlemen are the artists behind ...

Local woodcarver makes something out of nothing

Grays Harbor Daily World - Jul 13, 2016

Sean Brown's gallery of whimsical woodcarvings is as much a fixture on State Street as the long line of dusty industrial buildings. Alert motorists might notice a pair of amorous turtles one day, and a Sasquatch offering a polite middle finger the next.

Walking sticks, wooden sculptures on display at Jepson Center's 'Stick Men'

Do Savannah - Jul 12, 2016

Most people see a stick on the ground and only see a gnarled, curvy piece of wood. A wood carver looks at the same stick and sees a snake, an alligator, or even historical figures. The exhibit “Stick Men: Savannah Folk Art Canes and Wood Sculpture” at ...

Spirits in the woods

News Dispatch - Jul 11, 2016

Photo by Richard ChambersCindy Deardorff, second from left, from Kouts, talks about Native American history through the 1700s to 1836 for Native American Heritage Day at Friendship Botanic Gardens on Saturday.

A life of art through patience

Columbia Daily Herald - Jul 10, 2016

Park has spent most of his life creating a collection of wood carvings and transforming his home into a museum of his art. A display case just inside the front door is adorned with tiny animals and figurines, while his dining room table is covered with ...

87-Year-Old Man Carves Cathedral For Wife With Alzheimer's To Evoke Memories of Their Younger Years

Inside Edition - Jul 8, 2016

While many don't think about taking up a new hobby at the age of 87, Jerry LeSeige has discovered woodworking – on an incredible scale. The Jacksonville, Florida, man created an elaborate, five-foot cathedral in his home after his wife, Joyce, was ...and more »

Opening reception held for Bill Wolff wood sculpture exhibit

Mountaintimes - Jul 6, 2016

Saturday, July 9 at 5 p.m. — WEST RUTLAND — The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center holds an opening reception for an exhibition of work by Bill Wolff on Saturday, July 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. The sculptures will be on display at the CSSC Gallery at 636 ...

City pensioner creates unique gift for royal visit

The Courier - Jul 6, 2016

A Dundee pensioner has handcrafted the gift presented to the Queen by the city's lord provost. William Beckers, 70, was asked to create a wooden quaich for the special occasion after impressing the city chief with his woodturning skills at an event ...

Helga Winter explores change, materials in new solo exhibition at Imogen Gallery

Coast Weekend - Jul 6, 2016

ASTORIA — Helga Winter, renowned for her three-dimensional work, is returning to Imogen Gallery for her third solo exhibition. Respected internationally for her exceptional lathe turned wood pieces, Winter is known for pushing of boundaries to keep ...

Cumberland County wood carvers free art from trees

Press of Atlantic City - Jul 5, 2016

Brain Ackley of Deerfield is a professional woodcarver who lives in Cumberland County. He works nine-hour shifts during certain days, he attends showings down south where he stands in a cage and does woodcarving at state fairs, and he still considers ...

Turning wood into works of art

Nation News - Jul 4, 2016

Out of that block we get four or five pieces, which are eventually turned into whales, or doves, or whatever figure we are making,” he said. Adding that a few pieces are removed with a saw, it is only then that it reaches Grazette's carving station ...

Life member turns hand to portraits

The Advocate - Jul 4, 2016

Don Mapley is a life member, former president and now patron of the club and has had 50 years of service. He was also a past pennant player with a single figure handicap. The portrait of Mr Mapley now hangs in pride in the club house at Ulverstone.

BEREA WELCOME CENTER CARVERS AT KY ARTISAN CENTER

Berea Online - Jul 3, 2016

Members of the Berea Welcome Center Carvers live in many communities in central Kentucky, and their activities include carving classes, carving demonstrations at schools, monthly Kentucky Artisan Center demonstrations and special events.

HOBBY OR ARTISTIC OBSESSION?

Lebanon Daily Record - Jul 3, 2016

Judy Patterson-McKinley displays a small collection of her work including a John Engler recreation of a gas station in the Ozarks. Cox Health. Posted: Sunday, July 3, 2016 1:53 pm. HOBBY OR ARTISTIC OBSESSION? Aaron Jennings ...

Wood artisans showcase diverse talents in Dorset...

www.muskokaregion.com/ - Jul 3, 2016

LAKE OF BAYS – The first Dorset Artisans of the Wood Market at the Dorset pavilion featured one of a kind pieces by woodworkers, cabinet and furniture makers, and timber-frame construction companies on July 2. Hartford Manning, a cottager and owner of ...

Jude Fritts – 30 Years of Carving and Still Learning

ThurstonTalk - Jul 2, 2016

“The only hard core tool I use is a router,” says carver Jude Fritts. “I am able to see the finished piece in my mind. So, it is a matter of removing the wood that doesn't belong.” Fritts smiles and adds that it is “handy,” that she is able to know ...

Berkshire Carousel Opens: Project Years in the Making Finally Complete

TWC News - Jul 1, 2016

Every panel is a painting of a scene in the Berkshires. And aside from a state grant, the entire thing was paid for by community donations. "You mention carousel and people smile," said Jackie. While it took 11 years to get to the opening day, the ...A decade in the making, Berkshire Carousel holds festive grand openingBerkshire Eagle (subscription)all 4 news articles »

Castellani to open new folk art exhibition

Niagara Gazette - Jun 30, 2016

“Still at it”: The Art and Schematics of Rich deCorse will open with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. July 17 at the museum, located on the Niagara University campus. DeCorse, a Lewiston-based multi-media artist, draws his inspiration from his experience ...

A sliver of beauty in wood carving

Montrose Daily Press - Jun 30, 2016

Have you noticed the eagles in their nest at Cottonwood Elementary School on Woodgate Road? The eagle is the school's mascot, and this one was carved with a chainsaw by Ken Davis. The “nest” is a tree's roots, upside down. Ken also has work on display ...

Getting Crafty with Wood Art

June 30th - WEAU - Jun 30, 2016

WEAUGetting Crafty with Wood Art - June 30thWEAUIf you are interested in seeing the talent up close and personal, families can venture out to the Carvers and Woodturners Exhibit from June 21st to July 13th at the Heyde Center for the Arts in Chippewa Falls. A reception will be held on the 23rd from ...

Wonderful wood 'Work' on view

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription) - Jun 28, 2016

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)Wonderful wood 'Work' on viewCourier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)The items on display represent contemporary wood craftsmanship at its best. All 29 makers represented in the exhibition are current-year instructors at the center. They come from as far away as England and Wales; and as close by as Camden and Rockland.

Ellis artists' work on display at Hansen Museum

Hays Daily News - Jun 28, 2016

The gentlemen from Ellis are skilled artists. Ken is skilled in the art of wood turning and Leo in the art of carving hard shelled gourds. These fine gentlemen are the artists behind “Wood Turning & Gourds,” the feature exhibit at the Dane G. Hansen ...

Queen meets local crafters at Giant's Causeway

Coleraine Times - Jun 28, 2016

The Royal party met with local craft producers who take the opportunity to sell authentic, Northern Irish products to the huge number of international and local visitors to the Causeway Visitor Centre. Max Bryant, National Trust manager at the Giant's ...Queen lets train take strain as she enjoys her day at the coastBelfast Telegraphall 130 news articles »

Parker Uses Longtime Interest In Woodworking To Make Figures

Thesummervillenews - Jun 27, 2016

Ken Parker, Pennville, got interested in woodworking as a kid watching his father build items for their home. He has turned that interest in wood into a hobby that has caught the eyes of many residents that have seen his work. Parker's father, Logan ...

Michael Bauermeister Wins Excellence in Wood Award at Smithsonian Craft Show

The Boone Country Connection - Jun 27, 2016

Michael Bauermeister of Augusta won the Excellence in Wood Award at the 2016 Smithsonian Craft Show on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. The Smithsonian Craft Show is widely regarded as the country's most prestigious juried show and sale of fine American ...

Carved with care

Mail Tribune - Jun 26, 2016

Medford woodcarver Hayden Robertson has spent about 38 years carving elaborate works of art, but he doesn't show many signs of slowing down. Robertson, 92, is best known for his carvings of bison and bears, and occasionally horses and fowl. Nearly ...

Ronnie Wood turns heads at twins' birth

TV3.ie - Jun 25, 2016

"There would be a few nurses' heads turning round when we had guests and, yes, people were definitely interested in what was going on, but everyone was really wonderful," Ronnie smiled to Britain's Hello! magazine. "I actually got locked out of the ...and more »

Asmat Master Carvers and Drummers from New Guinea to Visit July 20

University of St. Thomas Newsroom - Jun 24, 2016

Asmat artists from a remote region of New Guinea – two renowned carvers and a master singer and drummer – will visit the University of St. Thomas the week of July 18. They will perform at the 2016 Spirits of Summer Asmat Gala, an annual fundraiser for ...

Embracing the journey

Baptist News Global - Jun 24, 2016

Almost by accident, Kerry Smith has become a popular artist — a sculptor, painter and woodcarver. But he hasn't done it alone. His constant companion — and a most unwelcome one — is chronic pain. Have you ever had a “friend” you wish you could get ...

Home India Amidst the Dying Art of Wood Carving, Meet the Wood Carver who...

http://www.newsgram.com/ - Jun 23, 2016

Many wood carved temples still exist in India. Some of these temples are located in Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh. The art is reviving with the sandalwood art of Karnataka and teak wood in Kerala. However, this art is dying in modern India. Modern ...and more »

Artist captures fish through wood carving

Fox11online.com - Jun 21, 2016

MANITOWOC (WLUK) -- An exhibit along the Lakeshore, highlights some of the natural beauty found in and around the area. 40 wood carvings of fish and more are on display at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc. The name on the wooden sign ...

A destiny carved in wood

Greater Kashmir - Jun 20, 2016

Destiny had planned a surprise for him. He fell in love with it the moment he saw it. He hadn't seen anything as beautiful as the wall-nut wood-carved jewellery box that he was holding in his hand. The marvellous design and intricate look of the ...

6 Jaw-Dropping Wood Sculptures Carved With a Chainsaw

Popular Mechanics - Jun 20, 2016

Chainsaws are the most brutish of power tools, which makes them seem unlikely to be used as a carving utensil. But a small band of chainsaw artists have elevated their craft, and created some amazing sculptures that are on display in museums, parks ...

Carvings take shape in Amish Country

The-review - Jun 18, 2016

Warther, a fifth generation carver of Swiss descent and the grandson of Ernest “Mooney” Warther creates his carvings of legal ivory and ebony wood. Warther's exacting works are made with the use of blueprints and drawings furnished by maritime scholars ...

PNW art interprets tragedy, literature, environment

nwitimes.com - Jun 18, 2016

Judy Jacobi, assistant vice chancellor of university art collections and special programs, said the 18-year tradition of displaying sculpture on the North Central campus began in 1999 under the leadership of former PNC chancellor Dale Alspaugh with 10 ...

Lehi Teacher Channels Artistic Passion In Woodturning At Summerfest Arts Faire

Utah Public Radio - Jun 17, 2016

Artists come from all over the United States to share their work with festivalgoers in the City of Logan's annual Summerfest Arts Faire. UPR's Katie Peikes shares the story of one Summerfest vendor who is a high school teacher with a passion for wood art.

Young carvers bring new life to art form

Toledo Blade - Jun 17, 2016

For Bowling Green High School art instructor Lloyd Triggs, cultivating an interest in long-standing art forms is an essential part of his role with young artists. He said carving and painting wildlife can be traced back many hundreds of years, and he ...

Antique Farm Days set for Father's Day weekend

Franklin News Post - Jun 17, 2016

The 13th annual Southwest Virginia Antique Farm Days are set for this weekend (June 17-19) at the Franklin County Recreation Park on Sontag Road (Route 619) in Rocky Mount. The show is organized by the Antique Farm Days Club, which is dedicated to ...and more »

Learning Curve

Tucson Weekly - Jun 16, 2016

Some things are best learned through trial and error. Others, not so much. Wood turning, with its reliance on obscure tools and heavy machinery, likely falls into the latter camp, but that didn't stop local artist Jon Mavko from giving it a go. Mavko ...and more »

'Joy of Woodcarving' topic of Summit Old Guard meeting on June 28

NJ.com - Jun 15, 2016

Elliott Koppel, formerly a Vice President of Warner Lambert, will speak at the Tuesday, June 28th Meeting of the Summit Old Guard. He will tell us how" My Hobby Could Be Your Hobby – The Joy of Wood Carving." Koppel was introduced to wood carving in ...

Hand-Carved Wedding

Richmond magazine (blog) - Jun 14, 2016

Richmond magazine (blog) Hand-Carved Wedding Richmond magazine (blog) He then challenged himself to create the wearable art from hardwood and found success, creating his own Etsy business, Hollins Hand Carved. So when Stu decided to marry his girlfriend, Erin Ramirez, it made sense to incorporate his creative ties. Erin ...

An 82-year-old sculptor is exhibiting his amazing wood carvings for the first time ever

Huddersfield Examiner - Jun 14, 2016

Sculptor Clive Heald has unveiled his first exhibition of stunning wood carvings – at the age of 82. Holmfirth born-and-bred Clive only started carving when he was 75 and recovering from illness. Now the pick of his work has gone on display at Holy ...

Exciting Working with Wood show surrounded by history

Creamer Media's Engineering News - Jun 14, 2016

With a history in timber dating back as far as 1932, what better venue for this year's Wood Turning Festival in association with the Working with Wood Show than Saasveld, George, Western Cape. The woodworking fraternity globally are extremely excited ...

On View | Artisan Gallery

Madison.com - Jun 13, 2016

Artisan Gallery, 6858 Paoli Road, Belleville, showcases storytelling through the visual arts in a solo exhibit, “Small Stories and Adventures” by Mary Hood, and in a group show, “Narrative.” A third show In the Cooler at Artisan Gallery is a solo ...

Irish sculptor's arrival echoes his ancestor's

The Press - Jun 12, 2016

He also comments that the figures in I dreamed you dreamed about me, thinking of the companion they are missing, were brought to life, not just by the subject of the work, but also by his materials. "Irish Blue limestone is formed from sediment on the ...

Sheffield Woodturning Club raises money for children's charity

The Star - Jun 11, 2016

The club will be raising money at various events in the Sheffield area, including Art in the Gardens on September 3 and 4. The members are currently making spinning tops to sell for Cash for Kids at the event which are always a big hit with children ...

Nathan's wooden sculptures 'release the sunlight'

Southern Star Newspaper - Jun 10, 2016

Not all Nathan's wood carvings are big pieces, some are smaller and are very delicate and intricate. 'The animal sculptures are very popular. The owls, especially, but I also carve foxes, rabbits and other birds. In fact, I have a commission for a ...

Burcot Woodturners to give demonstration tomorrow

Bromsgrove Standard - Jun 10, 2016

BURCOT Woodturners will be demonstrating their woodworking skills at a special event between 2pm and 5pm tomorrow (Saturday). The event will take place at Churchill Forge watermill, which is in between Stourbridge and Kidderminster, and will see ...

Turning wood into art heart of exhibit

Baltimore Sun - Jun 10, 2016

Large, abnormal growths found on tree trunks or branches do not bode well for a tree. Like cancerous tumors, these burls are the result of a tree going into complete distress and while it may survive, its foundation is weakened. For woodturners like ...

NC Sheriff's Department Investigates Stolen Wood Carvings

Antiques and the Arts Online - Jun 9, 2016

One is a bear bench bought in the United State and intricately carved. It has a small chip taken out of the ear of one of the bears, which the owner said he believes is the bear on the left as one looks at the bench. There is a crack running lengthwise ...

Stunning designs carved from wood by talented artist

Grimsby Telegraph - Jun 9, 2016

A TALENTED artist who developed a passion for wood carving after being involved in a serious car accident is set to showcase her skills at a prestigious art fair. Joey Richardson, 52, from Great Limber, has enjoyed international acclaim after receiving ...and more »

North Florida woodturners help children fighting health battles

WCTV - Jun 8, 2016

The woodturners say they hope these kids can use the wooden containers to hold their beads representing major accomplishments in their health battles. President of the North Florida Woodturners, Hugh Cowart, said, "It takes you maybe a couple of days ...

Vicksburg Old Car Festival parks in town for 36th year Friday, Saturday

MLive.com - Jun 8, 2016

... to downtown Vicksburg beginning with Cruise Night at 6 p.m. Friday and then the Vicksburg Old Car Festival itself from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Sponsored by the Vicksburg Community Association, the event is one of the largest in Vicksburg each year.

Carving begins on new park creation

Chillicothe Constitution Tribune - Jun 8, 2016

Local artist, Steve Holt, was hard at work Tuesday on the new wooden creation that will be incorporated into Simpson Park this summer. This new (and fifth) creation for Simpson Park will be a wooden totem pole carved from an old burr oak tree. The ...

Mount Rushmore recognition Barre sculptor recognized as carver of iconic national memorial

Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Jun 6, 2016

In 1933, Mount Rushmore designer Gutzon Borglum hired Del Bianco as the chief carver for the monument. But the federal government only recognized Borglum for the massive project, and none of the laborers who helped reshape the mountain.and more »

Woodcarving club looks to expand

Temple Daily Telegram - Jun 7, 2016

Woodcarvers Association. Stan Jackson, Marvin Jetton and Frank Turner, members of the Bell County Woodcarvers Association, work on pieces Monday at the Belton Senior Center. Related Galleries. icon-collection Bell County Woodcarvers. Posted: Monday ...

Protecting Art, Respecting the Craft

The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration) - Jun 5, 2016

The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)Protecting Art, Respecting the CraftThe Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)Walking around the huts at the 12th Festival of the Pacific Arts village, one sees the exceptional dedication and craft each artist puts into the creation of a wood carving, jewelry, clothing, and other forms of art. But in an age where a click of a ...

Carvings of county landmarks finally set for display after years hidden away

Oxford Mail - Jun 3, 2016

. A team of 11 carvers spent an entire year crafting three ...and more »

Jan Corey Arnett: Carving your niche in life

Battle Creek Enquirer - Jun 3, 2016

A few columns back, I wrote about the disastrous fate that nearly befell a lovely quilted wall hanging made by my friend, Fran, after it had arrived in a plain brown-paper box and, because no identifying addresses were visible, was for a short time ...

Canoes crafted by youngsters will be sent down the AuSable River

Crawford county avalanche - Jun 1, 2016

As people find the boy's tiny canoe stuck in places and on objects, they fix it and place back into the water to continue on its journey. The story concludes with the boy reading a newspaper article about his canoe, the people who have found it and ...

SECOND CUP: Wood Carving 101

WTXL ABC 27 - Jun 1, 2016

SECOND CUP: Back with Barbara Mann with Capital City Carvers to continue the art of wood carving. It of course takes time to master the skill, but you can do just that. Capital City Carvers give lessons on Monday nights from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.. Close X.and more »

Siouxland Woodturners reach their goal

Moody County Enterprise - May 31, 2016

As members of the Siouxland Woodturners made plans to complete their first major group project, they thought they'd break the world record for largest turned-wood bowl. Turns out, the world-record bowl is an imposing 13.5 feet in diameter. That was a ...

Capturing nature, print by print: Area woodcut collaborates on award-winning children's book

Winona Daily News - May 31, 2016

The front cover of the nature driven children's book, written by Minnesota author Mary Casanova and illustrated by Viroqua, Wis., artist Nick Wroblewski, who has exhibited at Winona's Minnesota Marine Art Museum and elsewhere, features a heron flying ...and more »

Feature: 'Asesegua': The forgotten royal stool

GhanaWeb - May 30, 2016

However, in spite of all the many cultural, economic, religious and political relevance of this indigenous Ghanaian stool, its prominence appears to be progressively losing its rightful place in many Akan palaces. Foreign chairs are gradually taking over.and more »

Retired college professor createsreplicas of featured friends

Daily Mountain Eagle - May 29, 2016

They don't sing or fly. Otherwise, when you look at one of Duane Larson's meticulously crafted wooden birds, you'd be forgiven if you thought they were the real thing. He picked up his love of woodcarving at the age of five, and has refined it as time ...and more »

Wood sculptor's work to be displayed at Milledgeville Allied Arts

The Union-Recorder - May 27, 2016

Nobody really wants to take the time, but with an openness to listen, you can really do something. Even [Ga.] Gov. [Roy] Barnes put me on GPTV three times with wood carving.” Williams' sculptures will be on display at Allied Arts from June 5 through ...

Council invites Shaman to curse vandals who defaced eagle sculpture

Herald Scotland - May 27, 2016

A council in Dunfermline has come up with a crafty way to combat vandals who destroyed an intricately carved wooden eagle in a community woodland. Jim Stewart, chairman of Central Dunfermline Community Council, contacted Edinburgh-based shaman ...and more »

Woodturning exhibition shows wood in its most artistic form

The Record (New Westminster) - May 26, 2016

The Record (New Westminster)Woodturning exhibition shows wood in its most artistic formThe Record (New Westminster)What used to be just a tradesperson's game has transitioned into a masterful art form. The Greater Vancouver Woodturning Guild, based out of the Sapperton Pensioners Hall, is exhibiting their work in New Westminster for the first time at The Gallery at ...

Making a monkey for Main Street

Gloucester Daily Times - May 26, 2016

Neither of those businesses remains open today, and the signs have disappeared with them. But a new Calvo sign carved from wood at the artist's studio on East Main Street will soon grace Main Street again — at The Brass Monkey, the new gift and ...

Weaving, Baking And Wood Turning: Learn Skills From People With Decades Of Experience

Londonist - May 25, 2016

Basket Weaving: Betty, a qualified basket weaving teacher, picked up the skill around 30 years ago and has been weaving ever since. Learn the basics, and have a go at using different techniques to create a coaster and a fish. Takes place at Hanbury ...

Wood carving camp

Chandigarh Tribune - May 25, 2016

Fourth day of wood carving camp at the Apeejay College of Fine Arts witnessed the transcendence of creative skills of the artists like Basudeb Biswas and Narender Singh. The eminent artist Basudeb Biswas's artistic works depicted the beauty of female ...and more »

Former North Dorset milkman's 'forest of delights'

Blackmore Vale Magazine - May 25, 2016

A former North Dorset milkman says he will have his very own 'forest of delights' on display during this year's Dorset Art Weeks with most of the wood used in his work coming from the gardens of ex-customers on his milk round. Wood turner and sculptor ...

Review: with “A Cut Above,” wooden sculptures cement African-American cultural achievements

ArtsATL - May 24, 2016

It was a significant moment in American history, and in the 20th century, black newspapers and magazines served as a source of historical documentation, accounting for black achievement. Sculptor Elijah Pierce knew this and was inspired to create a ...

Philosophy meets woodcarving at Colorado Springs event

Colorado Springs Gazette - May 23, 2016

Local woodcarver "Denim Pete" gives lessons in philosophy as though whittling. And like many of the Pikes Peak Whittlers present at Saturday and Sunday's 33rd annual Woodcarving and Woodworking Show, he's happy to share his wisdom. Denim Pete ...

Artists' Row reopens for the season in Salem

The Salem News - May 23, 2016

SALEM — Artists' Row has reopened for the season in downtown Salem. The city leases four stalls each year in the heart of the downtown, across from Old Town Hall and Derby Square, to artists creating and selling handcrafted items. This year's tenants ...

Youths to learn woodturning thanks to grant

The Mountain Press - May 22, 2016

SEVIERVILLE -- There is a difference between woodworking and woodturning, and youths at a nontraditional local school are set to learn the distinction firsthand. Students who take part in programming offered by Wears Valley Ranch can craft wood items ...

Wood carvers present fairy tale panel to school as a thank you

North East Connected (subscription) - May 21, 2016

North East Connected (subscription)Wood carvers present fairy tale panel to school as a thank youNorth East Connected (subscription)To thank High Coniscliffe C of E Primary School, near Darlington, many of the 60-strong membership have spent the past seven months producing a wooden panel carved with scenes from fairy-tales and the school motto of 'I can if I try'. The school's ...

WOODTURNING ON THE LATHE DEMONSTRATED BY JAMIE DONALDSON AT KY ARTISAN CENTER

Berea Online - May 20, 2016

Jamie Donaldson turns wood for visitors at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea; close-up of a burl turned bowl by Donaldson. On Saturday, May 28, Jamie Donaldson, of Georgetown, will demonstrate turning wood on the lathe from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m ...

Woodturners To Meet Saturday

Greeneville Sun - May 20, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — The Carolina Mountain Woodturners and the Southern Highlands Craft Guild will sponsor a woodturning demonstration by Kim Winkle from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville.and more »

Carvers present their best work for judging at Woodcarving and Woodworking Show

Colorado Springs Gazette - May 19, 2016

About 75 woodworkers and carvers will populate 50 tables at the event. Each will bring the best pieces culled from the past year's work and present them to the judges. Pieces are judged on workmanship - are the cuts neat and precise, the idea behind ...

Gallery: Conor McGregor fan reveals incredible life-size wood carving of The Notorious

Irish Independent - May 18, 2016

"Since then I have done mostly animals but had been wanting to try a lifesize statue of someone. The only sport I really follow is MMA, and Conor seemed to be becoming the most popular fighter in the UFC, and also had an impressive physique so I ...and more »

Woodturning club unveils new facilities

Batley News - May 18, 2016

Birstall Woodturning Club held an open day recently, with their new lottery-funded audio visual facilities being unveiled. The club's senior member, 91-year-old Hubert Spence, performed the opening. He said afterwards that he was proud to be asked to ...and more »

Philomath resident leads campaign for wood carving at WestBrook Park

Corvallis Gazette Times - May 17, 2016

Philomath resident Michael Sprouse knows his time in life has grown short after diagnosed with terminal cancer. In an effort to beautify WestBrook Park while paying tribute to an old oak, Sprouse has devoted precious time toward a fundraising campaign.

NS boy with passion for woodworking uses special talent to help others

CTV News - May 16, 2016

A young Cape Breton boy is turning his passion for woodworking into a money-making endeavor, with his latest creation benefitting a child in need. Marc Timmons's fascination with woodworking ignited a little less than a year ago, during a trip to ...

Putaruru woodturner keeps art alive

Waikato Times - May 16, 2016

A Putaruru artist's work has gained a popular following with tourists who visit Tirau. Woodturner Neil Joynt said he was humbled to know many of his creations were now displayed in homes around the world. "It's a real buzz when people appreciate your work.

Oaxacan wood carver to visit

Baraboo News Republic - May 15, 2016

Armando Jimenez is the grandson of master carver Manuel Jimenez who is credited with creating the movement of the Oaxacan woodcarvings, sometimes referred to as alebrijes. Armando's pieces adhere to the traditional painting style of his family.

Kapampangan artist is new wood carving 'maestro'

Sun.Star - May 15, 2016

PULILAN, Bulacan -- Another Guagua-born artist, who now resides in Pulilan town in Bulacan, is making the waves in the local and religious art scenes with his surrealistic wood sculptures. Edwin Layug is now one of the most popular names in the local ...

Woodturning remains in good hands

Limerick Leader - May 15, 2016

ATER a lifetime working in wood, woodturning still holds its fascination for John Ryan from Ballyneety. “It's not just about working with your hands. The brain is working away too,” he says. And there is satisfaction in being involved with a craft ...

Wood carving champion to present at Williamsburg Art Gallery

Virginia Gazette - May 13, 2016

In 2013, Casto placed third in Interpretive Wood Sculpture at the Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition, the largest gathering of wood carvers in the world, he said. The interpretive category centers on capturing the essence of wildfowl, ...

Wildlife Carver Lance Lichtensteiger

The SandPaper - May 12, 2016

What distinguishes wildlife carver Lance Lichtensteiger's birds from all others is their expressions. The birds of prey, ospreys, eagles, crows, all have intensely fierce and determined looks while the swans and preening Canada geese have gentle eyes.

Multi Arts Center offers variety of options

Stillwater News Press - May 12, 2016

There are many different ways to perceive art. From finger paintings done by elementary school students to famous works hanging in the Louvre, artwork can be a seen in many different forms. The Stillwater Multi Arts Center, located at 1001 S. Duck St., ...

Carving project supported by students and an Awesome grant

Sarnia Observer - May 11, 2016

Lansdowne Public School is leaving its mark, with help from London wood carver Mike Winia. He was turning a design developed through a student contest at the Sarnia public school into a carving in the stump of a swamp white oak tree in the school garden.

Amended bill allowing advanced nurses to treat patients passes Senate

Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription) - Mar 10, 2016

Amended bill allowing advanced nurses to treat patients passes SenateCharleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)The latest version of the bill, House Bill 4334, will allow qualified APRNs to practice without a collaborative agreement with a physician once they have met certain conditions. The bill would also allow APRNs to prescribe up to 30-day supplies of ...and more »

Fox Chapel Woodworking Show features Norwegian carving expert Harley Refsal

LancasterOnline - May 10, 2016

Refsal will be one of the highlights of a show that features dozens of woodcrafters from all over the country, at the Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Association, where they will teach about carving figures, birds, animals and Refsal's ...

Eight craftsmen share their skills and knowledge with visitors at Artisan Market

The Star Online - May 10, 2016

TRADITIONAL crafts of Penang fascinated visitors to The Star Pitt St. in George Town during an Artisan Market featuring eight local craftsmen. The crowd had fun trying out batik painting, wooden idol carving and Nyonya bead work under the experts' ...

Sanyi wood sculpture competition organizers call for entries

Focus Taiwan News Channel - May 9, 2016

Taipei, May 9 (CNA) A call for entries to the 2016 Taiwan International Wood Sculpture Competition has begun, according to an announcement Monday by the Miaoli county government's International Culture and Tourism Bureau, which organizes the event.and more »

Thousands drawn to wood turning event in Daventry

Daventry Express - May 9, 2016

The event, now in its seventh year, is taking place at the Lodge Road venue on Friday May 13 and Saturday May 14. There was approximately 1,000 visitors last year, featuring woodturning demonstrations and club competitions between woodturning clubs.

Pelham Art Festival has become a Mother's Day tradition

Welland Tribune - May 8, 2016

For the past 27 years, mom's been the word at the Pelham Art Festival. While a festival that has marked the traditional start of the art show season since it began 30 years ago, it wasn't too long before the event began making a mark on the Mother's ...Pelham Art Festival; one stop for the best Mothers DayErie Mediaall 2 news articles »

World-class carver set for area decoy show

goskagit.com - May 8, 2016

World-class carver set for area decoy show. By VINCE RICHARDSON @Sports_SVH; 9 hrs ago; (0). Duck decoys. Submitted photo. Renowned decoy carver Marty Hanson of Hayward, Minnesota, heads out onto the water with a scoter wood decoy rig.

Woodturners From Around the World to Come to Utah for 37th Annual

Good4Utah - May 7, 2016

The event will include educational and entertaining demonstrations from professional woodturners. Over a three-day period you will have the opportunity to learn from many of the industry's top professionals, to ask questions, to engage and to expand ...and more »

La Porte mom's Texas chainsaw carvings are a cut above the rest

KTRK-TV - May 6, 2016

Della says these cuts above the rest don't come easy, but there's always something new to discover about the craft. Della said, "I'm still learning it and getting better at it too." She picked up the chainsaw and started carving about two years ago ...

Woodcarving show and sale this weekend

Baxter Bulletin - May 5, 2016

The North Arkansas Woodcarvers Club Show committee has been working hard putting together the 37th annual Woodcarving Show and Sale at the Baxter County Fair Grounds from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, May 8,.

Woodworking events scheduled for Saturdays in May at Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea

The Lane Report - May 5, 2016

Rogers will be demonstrating his carving skills on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. The Montana and Alaskan cottonwood bark that Rogers uses is harvested from dead trees whose bark has fallen to the ground.

That's No Moon—It's a Bamboo Death Star

Nerdist - May 5, 2016

One of the many, many things we love about this time of year is all the themed projects, videos and fan-builds that surface each honor of #StarWarsDay. Our collective cups runneth over with so much fun Star Wars related content that we hope someday we ...

Gallery: Throwback Thursday: Historic photos of the Region

nwitimes.com - May 5, 2016

Add to this gallery by sharing your historic photos from Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties as well as Illinois with us by emailing celebrate@nwi.com. Close. 1 of 50. 050615-nws-ELGARYMAYOR. Buy Now. JOHN SMIERCIAK | THE TIMES. Gary, IN., Mayor ...

Art Expo, Woodcarvers' Show attracts crowd to Oscoda

Iosco County News Herald - May 4, 2016

OSCODA – The Art Expo and Woodcarvers' Show, held at the Oscoda Community Center, attracted more than 450 attendees on Saturday and Sunday. The event marked the 25th anniversary of the popular and anticipated Sunrise Side Woodcarvers show.and more »

Woodcarvers stop it up

Lakenewsonline.com - May 2, 2016

Hobo bottle-stoppers were the project of Jim Long's carving classes in April. He taught one class before the business meeting of the Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarving Club. Jim lives in Osage Beach and has been carving since 1985 and has been teaching for ...

Gene Webb Woodcarving Grand Opening

Local 8 Now - May 2, 2016

Gene Webb of Gene Webb Woodcarving will be hosting the Grand Opening of his new store at 7052 East Lamar Alexander Parkway in Townsend on May 6th, 7th, and 8th as part of Townsend's Spring Festival. Activities will be held all day each day and will ...

Appleby neighbours combine their skills to create model of town monument

The Westmorland Gazette - May 1, 2016

TWO neighbours have put their skills to the test to create a miniature model of a popular Eden monument. Ian Taylor, 71, and Nick Binney, 65, teamed up to recreate the Appleby High Cross, which dates back to the 17th century. The Appleby High Cross ...

Wood spirit alive and well at Maleny expo

The Sunshine Coast Daily - Apr 30, 2016

THE winner of the inaugural Wootha Prize in 2004 has taken out the prize for a second time this year with his piece, The Wood Spirit. Maleny craftsman Don Powell embraced this year's theme of “against the grain” by delving into the world of fairy tales ...

Spring arts and fine craft show set

The Greater New Milford Spectrum - Apr 30, 2016

The show will feature works from over 50 local artists and artisans, with glass, jewelry, blacksmithing, woodturning, painting, photography, pottery and more artists on hand with their wares. Live artist demonstrations, including blacksmithing ...

New carving to be added to Simpson Park

Chillicothe Constitution Tribune - Apr 29, 2016

A wooden totem pole carved from an old burr oak tree trunk will soon add to the beauty of Simpson Park. This totem pole will be the fifth wood carving to be incorporated into the park. The first carving was of a black bear (now named Livingston) in May ...

Meet the elderly woman responsible for those stunning carvings in Barnehurst woods

News Shopper - Apr 29, 2016

has tracked down the elderly woman responsible for those stunning carvings in Barnehurst. Jay Leffew, 70, of Stuart Mantle Way, ... Ms Leffew only started carving the animals in Bursted Woods last year. After making her first animal, a rat ...and more »

Aylsham pastor's book launch at craft fair

Network Norwich - Apr 29, 2016

Aylsham pastor and author Patrick Coghlan will launch five new books at a craft fair at the Aylsham Care Trust (ACT) Centre in May. There will also be an exhibition of paintings, stained glass and woodwork. Tony Rothe reports.

Woodcarving stolen from Kingswood Park

Bristol Post - Apr 28, 2016

A five foot tall wood carving has been stolen from Kingswood Park. The creation, which features a bird and mouse in the design, was cut off near its base and taken from the High Street park. The theft is thought to have taken place between April 12 and 19.and more »

Wood Carving with Carol Russell and Damion Fauser

ABC Online (blog) - Apr 27, 2016

ABC Online (blog)Wood Carving with Carol Russell and Damion FauserABC Online (blog)One such activity that you could try involves sharp tools... dedication... precision and lots of wood. Wood carving has taken root in Queensland as popularity for the art has steadily increased. The Annual Maleny Wood Expo is now considered one of the ...

Local woodturners to hold live demostration in Abington

Wicked Local - Apr 26, 2016

ABINGTON – The Massachusetts South Shore Woodturners will host a live woodturning demonstration on Sunday. The event will be held at 2:30 p.m. at the Dyer Memorial Library, 28 Centre Ave. It is open to the public and refreshments will be served.

20th anniversary Fine Arts Festival set for May 7

jacksonprogress-argus - Apr 25, 2016

The work of 20 artists and groups from around the Southeast will be on display during the 20th anniversary celebration of the Jackson-Butts County Council for the Arts Fine Arts Festival. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 7 at the ...

Bi-annual event draws chainsaw artists from around world

Chatham Daily News - Apr 24, 2016

Festival organizers Robbin and Laura Wenzoski invite chainsaw artists from around the world, with carvers attending this year from Japan, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, U.S. and across Canada. The five-day bi-annual event is a real crowd pleaser.

Married Viroqua artists head to DC for elite show

Madison.com - Apr 24, 2016

Arnold was working in soft fiber sculpture and recycled wool hats, and Olds was making furniture when they moved from Madison to rural Viroqua around 2005. About eight years later, Arnold began carving wood with her children — and discovered a whole ...and more »

Recognising traditional arts and crafts

Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper - Apr 23, 2016

Art: Bhutanese traditional arts and crafts are increasingly facing the threat from cheaper substitutes flooding the market while a few crafts are already on the verge of extinction with youth not wiling to take it up. Recognising the importance of ...

Woodturner Hugh Widdup joins Dundas' Beyond The...

HamiltonNews (press release) (registration) - Apr 22, 2016

Woodturner Hugh Widdup joins Dundas' Beyond The...HamiltonNews (press release) (registration)Widdup started woodturning in 2003. He wanted to make a Windsor chair but didn't know how to turn the spindles. A visit to a meeting of the Golden Horseshoe Woodturners Guild solved the spindle riddle, but the dining chair was quickly forgotten as ...

Woodcarvers will be featured at April 28 Normandy Park Art Gallery Reception

The Normandy Park Blog (blog) - Apr 21, 2016

The Normandy Park Blog (blog)Woodcarvers will be featured at April 28 Normandy Park Art Gallery ReceptionThe Normandy Park Blog (blog)This month's Champagne Reception at Normandy Park Art Gallery will launch an all-new exhibit, including works from Artist United artists Tracy LeMoine, Marta Crestwell, Loraine Stowe, Renee Klaus and Danny Bobrow, plus local woodcarvers Shannon ...and more »

Artist Madeleine Sabo is a guiding force for sight-impaired artists

Ruidoso News - Apr 22, 2016

Sabo has since adapted well and continues to create her works of art using her skills in wood turning, painting and pottery. After learning about her "art without sight," New Mexico Commission for the Blind Orientation Center in Alamogordo contacted ...

Carving is his nature

www.parrysound.com - Apr 20, 2016

“A lot of people ask me, 'How do you carve a bird?' 'Well, you get a piece of wood and if you're carving a duck, remove everything that isn't a duck.'” Eventually, his love for nature turned into an artistic hobby, with Jacobson first dabbling in ...

The Shashe wood carvers

Mmegi Online - Apr 20, 2016

Somewhere, there ought to be a study which tells us about the rise and fall of the Shashe Wood Carvers, how they originated, who they were, how they prospered and why they simply disappeared overnight, seemingly without trace.

Cameron Clark amazes people at Southern Aroostook Trade Show

WAGM - Apr 19, 2016

I mean he's doing these bears and people have really been flocking to his space," said Jane Torres, the Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce Executive Director. At the age of 13, Clark was running his own lawncare business. Then one of his customers ...

Physician by day, woodcarver by night

WCSH6.com - Apr 18, 2016

DEDHAM, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A retired physician at Eastern Maine Medical Center is giving back to the city of Bangor. Dr. Eddie Harrow worked at EMMC for more than 40 years and retired just over a year ago. In his free time, Harrow is a woodcarver.and more »

Park's old trees are given new life at Leamington wood

Leamington Courier - Apr 18, 2016

Many readers will know Graham's work as he was the artist behind the various tree carvings around Jephson Gardens, as well as another in front of the Spa Centre. The benches will stand in the wood's new insect habitat area. Graham's work was funded by ...and more »

Carver brings new life to traditional First Nations wood

CBC.ca - Apr 16, 2016

Carver brings new life to traditional First Nations wood. It's been one year since Luke Marston's sculpture 'Shore to Shore' was unveiled in Stanley Park. By Gavin Fisher, CBC News Posted: Apr 16, 2016 2:33 PM PT Last Updated: Apr 16, 2016 2:33 PM PT.

EHT man makes swords, clocks, art from old countertops

Press of Atlantic City - Apr 16, 2016

Befferman, 77, of Egg Harbor Township, has turned scraps from your remodeled kitchen countertops into clocks, vases, swords, Chinese gongs, candlesticks, coffee pots and more. Now retired, he said he has found his true calling, as an artist who uses a ...

Carved art exhibit opens at the High in May

Access Atlanta - Apr 15, 2016

Some of Almon's work will also be part of a new show of carved art, “A Cut Above: Wood Sculpture from the Gordon W. Bailey Collection,” to open at the High May 14, and to run through Oct. 30. The show will feature artworks donated to the High by Los ...and more »

Creative grandmother painstakingly carves animals out of tree stumps in the woods

ITV News - Apr 15, 2016

A creative grandmother is making intricate wood carvings of animals out of tree stumps in south east London. . Credit: SWNS. The woman, aged 69, has carved mice, owls and other birds. She rides around on her mobility scooter, before getting off and ...and more »

Turn a .50 Caliber Shell Into a Ballpoint Pen

Popular Mechanics (blog) - Apr 14, 2016

Popular Mechanics (blog)Turn a .50 Caliber Shell Into a Ballpoint PenPopular Mechanics (blog)There's no conversation starter quite like a lethal writing implement, which is why we love this .50 caliber cartridge ballpoint pen. Dave's Woodworks walks through the steps of making this bullet pen using a $7 kit from Rockler. You'll also need a 7mm ...

Try woodcarving with the WLACC's carving group

Pamplin Media Group - Apr 14, 2016

Need a new hobby? The West Linn Adult Community Center offers many possibilities, but perhaps none is as socially enjoyable as woodcarving with our cadre of carvers. The group gathers with their tools on Mondays from 9-11 a.m. in one of the WLACC's ...

Announcements: Annapolis Amblers, Chesapeake Woodturners meeting, "Let's Make Magic" and more.

CapitalGazette.com - Apr 13, 2016

The Chesapeake Woodturners and the Woodturning Co-Op at Maryland Hall will meet at 9:15 a.m. April 16 at Maryland Hall, 801 Chase Street. This month's guest demonstrator will be Derek Weidman, who uses a unique shaping process of turning. There will ...

Face to Face With Ria Blaas' Sculptures

Seven Days - Apr 13, 2016

Ria Blaas first came to Vermont from her native Netherlands "on a whim," she said. That was 1981, a year after she completed training in sculpture at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Amsterdam. With the exception of about three years in the mid-'80s ...

70-year-old lady makes epic 'guerrilla wood carvings' in the forest

Mashable - Apr 12, 2016

LONDON — Somewhere in the woods in Erith, London, there's a 70-year-old woman turning tree stumps into art. SEE ALSO: This 104-year-old 'yarn bomber' may be the world's oldest street artist. The unnamed lady was spotted last week in Bursted Wood by ...

Artisan Trail tour highlights local artists

Martinsville Bulletin - Apr 12, 2016

Following its initial launch in December, the Smith River Artisan Trail currently is welcoming locals and visitors alike to experience an Open Door Tour. Martinsville Henry-County Director of Tourism Jennifer Doss revealed that although the annual ...

Montessori School Class & Local Woodworker, With Help From Natives Program, Create Totem Pole

KLCC FM Public Radio - Apr 10, 2016

On Friday Eugene elementary school students got hands on experience creating a totem pole. Kids at the Ridgeline Montessori School teamed up with a local woodworker and the 4J School District Natives program for the project.

Wood comes to life in new exhibit

Duncan Banner - Apr 10, 2016

Rick Rodgers, of Duncan, Duane Paul, of Duncan, Dick McGuire, of Claremore and non-wood working guest Larry Gillette, of Duncan, are featured in an exhibit at Chisholm Trail Heritage Center showcasing the Oklahoma talent. The exhibit opens to the ...

Bowls to hold beads of courage turned out by local woodworking club

Covington News - Apr 10, 2016

Just as charms on a bracelet tell a story, beads in the hands of a critically ill child can trace his or her medical experiences. A red heart means surgery. A glow in the dark bead means an echocardiogram. Dark green represents dialysis. A smiley face ...

Area man makes wood canes for World War II veterans

Greensburg Daily News - Apr 8, 2016

Morgan, a Michigan native, also dedicates much of his time working alongside the Michigan Wood Carvers Association's Lean-On-Me project carving useable, yet decorative canes for World War II veterans. Morgan's job is to construct the head of an eagle ...

Brookfield Craft Center Hosts Exhibition with Nutmeg Woodturners League

Patch.com - Apr 8, 2016

classes. Beginning woodworkers to experienced craftspeople can explore box making to bowls, spindles to finials, along with pen turning and more, with distinguished faculty and visiting artists. The Nutmeg Woodturners League holds meetings in the ...

Featured carver to display Santas, caricatures at annual show

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier - Apr 8, 2016

I decided I enjoyed carving Santas and other caricatures. I like the facial expressions and personality you can give a carving. You can carve an 'Old World' or modern Santa, and paint them too, but you have to be careful because you don't want too much ...

On the Bright Side: Lathe artist to have homecoming with show

Oneonta Daily Star - Apr 7, 2016

According to a media release, Exton is a widely known lathe artist who has pioneered advances in woodturning form and technique for more than 25 years. His work is in several museum collections and has been exhibited extensively in North America ...

The High recieves 47 works by Southern self-taught artists

ArtsATL - Apr 7, 2016

The curator, who was working on her Ph.D. in art history at Duke University at the time of her High appointment, was preparing A Cut Above as her first exhibit at the Midtown museum when one of the giants of the self-taught genre, Alabama artist ...

Montrose Center for the Arts — Artist Profile: Len Cribbs

Montrose Daily Press - Apr 7, 2016

Len Cribbs took a basic woodworking class as a high school freshmen, which introduced him to woodworking. But the woodturning class he found in 2003 was a “hobby-changing event.” Up until then, Len had made small things. “I could see more immediate ...

Lowell's galleries pop with vibrant springtime shows

The Valley Dispatch - Apr 6, 2016

Master wood turner Eric Grant turns rich, beautiful exotic woods into gorgeous works of art. On his lathe, using South American blood wood, rosewood and other vivid species, he makes vases and bowls, in stunning colors, so rich that stains are unnecessary.and more »

Woodcarving winners featured at club meeting

Baxter Bulletin - Apr 5, 2016

The North Arkansas Woodcarvers Club carvers Betty and John Gregory. They recently attended the 26th annual Chip-O-Tex Woodcarvers show in Harlingen, Texas where they submitted their carvings. They both won blue ribbons and were runner up for Best ...

Annual show carves out success for wood crafters

Niagarathisweek.com - Apr 4, 2016

... the 37th annual Niagara Woodcarvers Show. The event also featured a competition for prizes in several categories, including youth, novice, intermediate and open for such things as waterfowl, birds of prey, songbirds, canes, relief, bark carving and ...

Meriwether Lewis Arts & Crafts Fair needs a home

Columbia Daily Herald - Apr 4, 2016

The Meriwether Lewis Arts and Crafts Fair likely will be returning to Columbia after 43 years. The fair has been held at the Lewis memorial site on Natchez Trace Parkway near Hohenwald. The Center for the Arts has hosted the event each year in an ...

Annual Wood Arts Festival gathers carvers, turners

INFORUM - Apr 4, 2016

MOORHEAD—In this shop, the air is perfumed with a warm and nutty fragrance. "That's the butternut," says Larry Longtine as he picks up a block of wood with faint pencil lines on each side. "This one is the stencil, see. We're going to carve each side ...

Moving history out of Music Hall

Cincinnati.com - Apr 2, 2016

Marble statues. Painted portraits. Art-carved organ panels. Wall murals. Large books autographed by the stars who have crossed this stage. Music Hall's artifacts are pieces of our city's culture and the people who created it. By June 1, they will all ...Cincinnati seeks approval of $135M renovations to Music HallThe Sun Heraldall 5 news articles »

Wood carving class good for the soul

Pauls Valley Daily Democrat - Apr 1, 2016

In fact, Henderson will be offering a wood carving class, what he likes to call elementary whittling, starting Monday, April 4 at 6 p.m. at the Reynolds Recreation Center. Each class will run about a couple of hours and it will end up being six classes ...

Creative carvings

Hays Daily News - Mar 31, 2016

As long as his body can take it, the artist said he will continue his creative carvings. “Every tree is different and every day is different for me, which I really enjoy,” he said. “I'll do it as long as I can. It'll probably kill me, and that's OK ...

Wood Turner Crafts Beautiful Works of Art

The Epoch Times - Mar 30, 2016

Szefc, cultural affairs director at SUNY Orange, made the comment after she saw a massive display of bowls at the artist's home. The master craftsman gave a demonstration of wood turning, “What Wood You Make?” at the SUNY Orange Newburgh campus ...

Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival at MU's Student Memorial Center this weekend

LancasterOnline - Mar 31, 2016

“You can expect to see a lot of wonderful, creative pieces of woodcarving as well as paintings and photographs of wildlife art,” says Jeff Pretz, publicity and advertising coordinator for the festival. “You'll see a big variety of woodcarvings, from ...

Made in Illinois: Jerry Rhoads

IllinoisHomePage.net - Mar 29, 2016

When it comes to woodturning, it truly is an art form. For Jerry Rhodes, instead of paintbrushes and canvas, he relies on his tools and work bench to turn out his very unique creations. From pens to salt and pepper shakers, Rhoads creates a wide range ...

Greeter Fans Hope to Restore His Sculpture

Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper - Mar 30, 2016

Even so, the sculpture of Eiler Larsen, the Danish vagabond who metamorphosed into the revered Laguna Beach greeter, still draws throngs of visitors who pass his corner at Forest Ave and Coast Highway 41 years after his death in 1975. Tourists pause to ...

Bring your creativity to the Chalk Walk on First Friday

Great Falls Tribune - Mar 28, 2016

This month's First Friday theme is “April Showers, Art Flowers,” and the festivities include a Chalk Walk from 6 to 8 p.m.. There are squares chalked off in front of stores along Central Avenue that kids and adults can transform into works of art ...

Celebrating uniqueness through indigenous arts and crafts

Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper - Mar 28, 2016

MAIN STORY: Bhutan is known for its unique culture, its traditional arts and crafts. This all can be clearly seen in the ancient and modern structures, images and artefacts. This is testimony to a practice that have been gradually developed through ...

From wood to works of art: Woodturner spins hobby into business

Brainerd Dispatch - Mar 27, 2016

The hobby store opened downtown in 1969 and closed in 1999, Larson said. He started woodturning in 1993 and his hobby eventually turned into Turning Trail Studio, which he operates out of his home on Wood Crest Road in Brainerd. Larson started out ...

Snyder: Taking furniture to infinity and beyond!

Kenoshanews (subscription) - Mar 27, 2016

Kenoshanews (subscription) Snyder: Taking furniture to infinity and beyond!Kenoshanews (subscription)Other scenes take place in his parents' condominium and at Kenosha's Re-Vision gallery, where much of his work is on display. Taping the episode took two days, he says, with about six minutes of footage ending up in the episode. Antaramian shows off ...

Fuller craft exhibit looks good on paper – and in person, too

MetroWest Daily News - Mar 26, 2016

So it's a delight to see the intriguing and beautiful works in the exhibit “Paper and Blade: Modern Paper Cutting,” at Fuller Craft Museum. “Paper is practical and humble, but where artists have taken it creatively is astounding,” said curator Beth ...

Learn about the art of woodturning

Southern Courier (blog) - Mar 25, 2016

Southern Courier (blog)Learn about the art of woodturningSouthern Courier (blog)Worldwide, woodturning is enjoying a resurgence with thousands of people taking up on woodturning as a hobby. Those readers interested can Google the American Association of Woodturners to see some amazing examples of the level of art woodturning.

Working on eggshells: Groveland man carves art from eggs

Peoria Journal Star - Mar 25, 2016

GROVELAND — The high-pitched whir of the dental drill conjures up feelings of anxiety in most people, but the sound is a happy one for Roger Wolford. Wolford creates artwork with a dental drill. Spinning at 300,000 rpm, the drill accepts all kinds of ...and more »

La Mesa master woodcarver creativity soars

The East County Californian - Mar 23, 2016

La Mesa artist and woodcarver, Jack Johnson, has a unique story to tell. He creates beautiful hand carved miniature roses and musical instruments, which are so intricate and precise that they look real. To top off that talent, Johnson is nearly totally ...

Carving wood in Bolivar

Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription) - Mar 23, 2016

Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription)Carving wood in BolivarBolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription)Vic Hood from Tennessee shows Pittsburg resident Paul Davis how to carve a bust Monday morning. web-Woodcarvers1.jpg. Staff Photo/Jessica Drews. web-Woodcarvers1.jpg. Erna Beach came from Nebraska to Bolivar to join the local woodcarvers club in ...

Bowled Over: An ingrained approach to wood

Times LIVE - Mar 22, 2016

Given the size of the bowls the process of bowl turning is a physical challenge. "The deeper you go the more difficult the wood is. You get wobbling and vibrations." But it's an aesthetic decision, he says, to create art rather than just a vessel to ...

YOUR STORIES: Wittenburg's gentleman wood carver

Truro Daily News - Mar 22, 2016

Larkin, 92, highly respected in the community, was well known for his whittling of pieces of pine and wood carving. His many interesting carvings included horses and animals, boats, buildings, folk art, hockey players, woodsmen and tradesmen. Known for ...and more »

Empty Bowls and Bowls for Souls take a strike at hunger

St. Cloud Times - Mar 20, 2016

St. Cloud residents had two opportunities on Sunday to impact locals who are hungry through two bowl-related events. Hope Ministries held its long-time fundraiser Empty Bowls at Calvary Community Church, while Cathedral High School launched its ...and more »

Realistic human figures by Italian artist on show in Istanbul

Daily Sabah - Mar 20, 2016

Located in Istanbul's Nişantaşı district, Soda, which is a contemporary art and design venue founded in 2010, is hosting world-renowned Italian sculpture artist Peter Demetz's first solo exhibition in Istanbul "Without Being Watched" until March 30 ...

Prince Harry tries his hand at some wood carving in Nepal

Daily Mail - Mar 20, 2016

'I'm proving how hard it is': Prince Harry tries his hand at some wood carving in Nepal. South Sydney's Greg Inglis attempts to... Read More · 0:22min · Moment Eddie Izzard's finished his... Read More · 0:51min · Pochettino: They have a good advantage.

Decora Study Club learns about woodturning

Victoria Advocate - Mar 19, 2016

The Decora Study Club met Feb. 23 at the Victoria Women's Club House. President Barbara Skipper called the meeting to order. Francisca Watts led the collect and the pledges to the United States flag and Texas flag. Monika Janak introduced the speakers ...

Chain saw-wielding Naples artist tackling largest project yet

Naples Daily News - Mar 18, 2016

Chain saw-wielding Naples artist tackling largest project yet. Michael ... Sculptures of pelicans by Michael Von Schroth, 51, of Dahlonega, Ga. and Naples are shown Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at his roadside gallery at 19820 Tamiami Trl. E. studio in ...

Local wood sculptor caters to the fly fishing market

KFBB NewsChannel 5 - Mar 18, 2016

He was actually unemployed in 2005 and started carving wood into fish sculptures because of his love for fly fishing, since then he has been creating these pieces out of exotic wood and has taken on popularity across the country. "Fly fishing in ...

Foothills artist thinks big in woodcarving

Modesto Bee - Mar 16, 2016

At his Jamestown shop, Just Recycled Art, Sigala said he's always up for a challenge. “If somebody wants a truck, I'll do a truck.” Not full-scale, of course, though he's carved many a larger-than-life piece, from a giant rattlesnake to those 8-foot ...

Big Island Woodturners 18th Annual Exhibition

Big Island Now - Mar 16, 2016

This year marks the 18th year that the Big Island Woodturners have been displaying their art at an annual exhibit. I have attended the last nine, and each year, think, “Well, they have outdone themselves again.” Wrong. The pieces continue to get more ...

Wood Carving At Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center

Oswego Daily News - Mar 15, 2016

AMBOY – Penny Kimball, an Oswego County artist, will return to the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center to teach Wood Carving in the Round as part of the Center's Nature Inspires series. This hands-on class will be on April 17 and will begin at 2 p.m..

Brooklin Woodcarvers sharpen skills for March 19 show

durhamregion.com - Mar 13, 2016

BROOKLIN -- Jim Molloy worked on a sculpture study at a session with the Brooklin Woodcarvers who are getting ready for their annual show on March 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Heydenshore Pavillion. March 3, 2016 ...

Prescott Area Woodturners take part in Beads of Courage program

The Daily Courier - Mar 13, 2016

The American Association of Woodturners, and Prescott Area Woodturners, as a part of AAW, create and donate lidded boxes in which the children may keep their beads. The varied boxes arrayed were displayed at the Desert Woodturning Roundup, ...

The Wood Pickers

Moneycontrol.com - Mar 13, 2016

The adage 'knock on wood', variations of which are commonly used by people across the globe to avoid bad omens, finds its roots in pagan folklore wherein good spirits are thought to live in trees, and can be invoked for protection. It isn't surprising ...

Woodturning art exhibition to be held at GMC

The Union-Recorder - Mar 11, 2016

Harold Lawrence, retired pastor of First United Methodist Church in Milledgeville and LaGrange First Methodist Church, will have an exhibition of his woodturning art March 19. Lawrence said that in 2008, he saw a man making a top on a lathe. “It ...

Artistic enterprise: Chainsaw carvers from Germany prove it's a small world

Bradford Era - Mar 11, 2016

Steffi Martin said “the (Ridgway Chainsaw Carvers) Rendezvous lives” due to the efforts of show organizers Liz and Rick Boni. The Bonis' contributions to the world of chainsaw carving are important enough that they have been honored on the “Chainsaw ...

Exhibit review: 'White Snow, Wood Sculptures,' Paul McCarthy

Dailyuw - Mar 11, 2016

As part of the contemporary art movement, Paul McCarthy plays a leading role in non-hierarchical, originalist, and transformative art. His newest exhibit at the Henry Art Gallery, “White Snow, Wood Sculptures,” abstracts the modern representations of ...

Sculpting wood on spinning lathe becoming a dying art

Ricentral.com - Mar 10, 2016

One places a piece of wood onto a spinning metal holder (called a lathe), and sands or chisels the piece of wood until it's transformed into a walnut bowl or oak vase, or any other utilitarian implement, or for many, a work of art. The craft part of it ...

Maverick known for whimsical sculpting in wood

mySanAntonio.com - Mar 10, 2016

Working for weeks or months at a time, Maverick would “be up banging away in her artist's studio by 5 a.m. … hammer and chiseling,” her son-in-law Johnny Jones said. “She had this creativity; at the end, it would be this beautiful piece of artwork ...

Town that refuses to die has produced priests, woodcarvers

Inquirer.net - Mar 8, 2016

WILFREDO Layug, a sculptor from Betis in Guagua, Pampanga province, is a recipient of the Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice (For the Church and the Pope) medal and certificate, which are awarded by the Pope to lay persons. E.I. REYMOND T. OREJAS/ ...

Wood carvings at 300-year-old temple

VietNamNet Bridge - Mar 8, 2016

– The Ram Temple in Hung Chau commune in Hung Nguyen district of Nghe An province is praised as the pinnacle of the Vietnamese folk wood carving art in the late 17th century. The temple was built in 1831-1832 and repaired only ...

Weekend art show captures elegant side of wood carving

CTV News - Mar 6, 2016

A weekend art show in Winnipeg is showing off the elegant and meticulous side of wood carving. Gary Foidart is a self-taught Manitoba based wood carving artist, with a new art show inside the Edge Gallery at 611 Main St. Foidart said he made a lot of ...

Wheatley chainsaw carver's new course the buzz of ElderCollege

Windsor Star - Mar 4, 2016

Heather Mallaby was scared of chainsaws and had only used one once before the chainsaw artist in her emerged in the roar and the flying wood chips of creative carving. “I thought of chainsaws only as cutting down trees and these men and women were ...

Annual woodturners exhibit opens today

West Hawaii Today - Mar 4, 2016

The 18th annual Big Island Woodturners Exhibit opens this evening at Wailoa Center in Hilo. A “meet the artist reception” will be held 5-7 p.m. this evening at the gallery. The free exhibit is open to the public 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through ...

Everything's ducky for decoy carvers

Asbury Park Press - Mar 3, 2016

TUCKERTON – there are numerous rewards from taking classes at the Tuckerton Seaport. One of them is learning to do something you've never done before, another is camaraderie between those taking the class. Then there's the hands on work that can be ...

Carving a family tradition a Minnesota father, son create fishing decoys

Grand Forks Herald - Mar 3, 2016

The Bethels take their fish to decoy carving shows. They also sell them on their website, www.decoysbymc.com, Etsy and at Delaney's sporting goods store in Park Rapids and Longville Bait Co. in Longville, Minn. Mark still has some decoys made by his ...Minnesota father, son create fishing decoysPrairie Businessall 4 news articles »

How to Carve an Axe Handle From a Log

Popular Mechanics - Mar 1, 2016

The Art of Manliness details the process of carving your own axe handle and it all starts with selecting the right piece of wood. Choose a hardwood log such as hickory, ash, or cherry. Search for a log that is 4 to 5 feet long and 10 to 12 inches in ...

Couple's hobby evolves into their own styles

Fort Madison Daily Democrat - Mar 1, 2016

Jim and Sheryl McLain began with an interesting shared hobby that developed into skills that have led to individual style evolution. Residing in the Villages of Van Buren, hailing from Cantril, the wood-turning couple will have a reception 2-4 p.m. on ...

'Kamakura: Realism and Spirituality in the Sculpture of Japan' Review

Wall Street Journal - Feb 29, 2016

New York. Even in the soft, diffuse illumination of the Asia Society Museum's galleries, the 13th-century wood-carved head of a guardian king bursts with fierceness. The first piece we see in “Kamakura: Realism and Spirituality in the Sculpture of ...

Local woodcarver teaches his craft to students of all ages

WQOW TV News 18 - Feb 29, 2016

Eau Claire (WQOW) - Ron Mastrobuoni of the Chippewa Valley Woodcarvers Guild shared his secrets with students of all ages while teaching woodcarving classes at the Chippewa Valley Museum. Mastrobuoni met with those interested in his craft Sunday for ...

Carvers club in Converse houses quirky display of wooden hammers

Kokomo Tribune - Feb 27, 2016

It's on the second floor of the three-story building that's home to the Eastern Woodland Carvers Club. And that's the perfect place for them, considering they're all made of wood. Wooden hammers. All carved, sanded and painted by hand. They're all ...

Build a Wood Lathe from Scratch and Start Turning

Popular Mechanics - Feb 26, 2016

Wood turning is fast becoming a popular hobby for woodworkers of all skill levels. You can buy your own wood lathe or build your own. Building your own tools is a satisfying endeavor, even more so when they are power tools. YouTube woodworker Matthias ...

Spellbinding Treasures From Japan's Kamakura Period at Asia Society

New York Times - Feb 25, 2016

In different times and places a combustive mix of realism and religion has given rise to some of the world's greatest art. The European Renaissance was one such era. Another was the brief Kamakura period of Japan, from 1185 to 1333. “Kamakura: Realism ...

Gulf Breeze Art Inc. hosts wood turner

Gulf Breeze News - Feb 25, 2016

Anita Williams, the President Gulf Breeze of Arts, Meredith Inc., with Doyen, First City Director Arts, who of spoke at February the meeting. Gulf Breeze Art Inc. met on Tuesday February 2 at 6 pm in the Gulf Breeze Library Meeting Room. The group had ...

Tony Erickson to teach class on woodcarving

Gainesville Times - Feb 25, 2016

An artform that reaches back centuries, woodcarving has entertained humans since the dawn of time. Usually handed down from older generations, crafting wood with simple tools is a dying art. To continue this longstanding tradition, South Carolina ...

New Venture In Brooklyn: Hand Carved Wood Sunglasses From Ukraine

PR Leap (press release) - Feb 24, 2016

PR Leap (press release)New Venture In Brooklyn: Hand Carved Wood Sunglasses From UkrainePR Leap (press release)COM) February 24, 2016 - While casually traveling through Ukraine in 2014, Nick Rozar witnessed incredibly precise wood carving talent throughout the Carpathian Mountains. During a get-together with friends soon after returning to Brooklyn, he noticed ...and more »

Activities celebrate city's 'great outdoors'

ThisWeekNews - Feb 23, 2016

The city of Bexley's third annual maple tree workshop at Jeffrey Mansion, 165 N. Parkview Ave., has expanded into a larger event with a new name. The event, now known as the Jeffrey Woods Festival, will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 5. In ...and more »

Woodturners to meet on Tuesday

Maui News - Feb 22, 2016

The recently formed Maui Woodturners Association has a total of 14 members and has elected its first president, Emiliano Achaval, and vice president, Vince Hogan. The club is sanctioned by the American Association of Woodturners. Its next meeting is ...and more »

Wonders of wood carving

Trinidad Guardian - Feb 22, 2016

Wooden carvings (often of human faces and figures, steel pans and local flora and fauna) are a common sight in Tobago. Sold largely at roadsides, on beaches or in small stalls in populated areas, these creations are so plentiful that it is easy for the ...

Carving out a future

Deccan Chronicle - Feb 19, 2016

Carving out a future. DECCAN CHRONICLE. | G SUNDER RAJ. Published Feb 20, 2016, 12:02 am IST. Updated Feb 20, 2016, 12:02 am IST. Meet Vijay Kumar Kunchum, the man who introduced carpentry to the inmates of Cherlapally Prison.

Home of the week: Luxury log cabin

The Coloradoan - Feb 19, 2016

When it came time to move into a new home, longtime Fort Collins resident Dwight Lutsey knew two things. He would make his home near Fort Collins but he wanted to be immersed in nature, his artistic inspiration. And he wanted to build the house himself.

Wooden fish carvings worth over $100000 donated to museum

UpperMichigansSource.com - Feb 18, 2016

NIAGARA — An award winning world class carver in Niagara, Wisconsin is donating his carvings worth more than $100,000. Roger Newhouse is giving all of his pieces to the Wisconsin Maritime Museum but says they're doing him a favor. After over 15 years ...and more »

'Bulul' and Filipino identity

Inquirer.net - Feb 16, 2016

All tourist shops in Baguio City carry souvenir items that are examples of a long tradition of wood carving in the Cordilleras. The most familiar are: the man in the barrel; a contraption in the shape of a naked woman where nuts are cracked between her ...

Amateur carver works 10 months on "Last Supper"

Kingsport Times News - Feb 15, 2016

Therefore, when he was looking for something new to try, that background led him on a 10-month journey to carve a wooden diorama of the Last Supper. “I was bored to death and wanted to do something,” Hubert said of the reason he started wood carving ...and more »

Southminster Presbyterian to host Celebration of Creativity Fine Art and Show sale

OregonLive.com - Feb 14, 2016

The Celebration of Creativity Fine Art Exhibit & Sale is open to the public March 3 - 6, 2016. Held annually the first weekend in March at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Beaverton, the Fine Art Exhibit & Sale provides an unmatched showcase for ...

Making snow: Mark Dirnberger carves ice into art

Southeast Missourian - Feb 14, 2016

A giant, cold domino back in the kitchen of Bella Italia Ristorante. "All I'm going to do right now is make some snow," says Cape Girardeau restaurateur Mark Dirnberger, who moonlights as one of the area's only ice sculptors. What he means by "make ...

'A Tree Falls In Brooklyn': Local Wood Carver And Sculptor Eric Pesso Featured At BPL Winter Exhibition

Park Slope Stoop (blog) - Feb 15, 2016

Park Slope Stoop (blog)'A Tree Falls In Brooklyn': Local Wood Carver And Sculptor Eric Pesso Featured At BPL Winter ExhibitionPark Slope Stoop (blog)The most intriguing exhibitions resonate long after a viewer experiences the work of an artist for the first time. 'A Tree Falls In Brooklyn' is Eric Pesso's newest exhibition that began showing at the Central Library last night. You have plenty of ...

Woodturners demonstration planned

Staunton News Leader - Feb 12, 2016

Crimora. Woodturners demonstration planned. Central Virginia Woodturners will host a demonstration of wood-turning techniques or hands-on-multi-station experience at 7 p.m. Sundays beginning Feb. 16 at Crimora Community Center. This event is for all ...

Resident turns rotted tree into wood carving...

Millbury-Sutton Chronicle - Feb 11, 2016

Caption A: Sutton resident Michael Peters created these three wood carvings from a Beech tree that was taken down from Town Center last December. Peters has donated the carvings to the town. Caption B: Sutton Board of Selectmen Chair David Hall ...

Carving a niche for wood figures

The Register-Guard - Feb 11, 2016

One of Eugene artist Dana Furgerson's earliest childhood memories is of two wooden figures that her father had carved and placed in a window box in the family home. “They were a traditional type of carving, but I found them fascinating,” Furgerson said.

Woodturners, making new items with an old trade

Daily Dunklin Democrat - Feb 10, 2016

When it comes to crafting wood into intricate items like tiny Christmas ornaments or large ornate tables, the members of the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) do it best. Woodturning is a form of woodworking that creates objects on a lathe, or ...

3 time top award-winning Ward carver dies

Delmarva Daily Times - Feb 9, 2016

An award-winning wildfowl carver from Salisbury has died. Ernest F. Muehlmatt, 88, died Feb. 5, 2016. In the late 1970s, Muehlmatt won Best in World at the Ward World Championship Carving Competition three times. Some of his works are on permanent ...

Former Ad Man Carves Out a Niche in the Art World

Wall Street Journal - Feb 9, 2016

If Don Draper were around today, acknowledging that he's a fictional character, would his talent for crafting a pitch have transformed him into a wood carver whose whimsical work is collected by museums and sold in galleries? I throw out the suggestion ...

Barbados-born woodturner wins Mount Dora Arts Festival

Orlando Sentinel - Feb 8, 2016

MOUNT DORA — For woodturner John Mascoll of Safety Harbor, winning the Best of Show award at the Mount Dora Arts Festival was déjà vu. He had won top honors and the $5,000 prize at the festival in 2015. Sunday morning, he learned he'd won it again.Artist posts back-to-back wins at Mount Dora Art FestDaily Commercialall 2 news articles »

Training in Kashmiri folk crafts concludes at Lok Virsa

The News International - Feb 8, 2016

The seven-day training programme in 'Kashmiri Folk Crafts: Engagement with Artisans' organised by the National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) concluded here on Sunday. The training was part of the series of programmes that Lok ...Kashmir craft making workshop concludesThe Nationall 3 news articles »

Bird carvings by Westmoreland County's Barth earn international acclaim

Tribune-Review - Feb 7, 2016

Without fail, he spent summer vacations sketching and carving likenesses of the warblers frequenting his Bethel Park backyard. Four years at Carnegie Mellon University led to a legendary career spanning four decades and earned him international acclaim ...

Bringing Back a Lost Art to Humboldt County

The LumberJack - Feb 5, 2016

Todd Leverett, president of the Eureka Woodworking Association, grew up tinkering and fiddling with whatever pieces of scrap wood he could find at his father's woodshop. His father was a construction worker, so Leverett spent a lot of his childhood ...

Handicraft display a big draw

The Hindu - Feb 4, 2016

The International Fleet Review village at A U Engineering College Grounds has a wide variety of handlooms, khadi and handicrafts, IFR curios etc. From paper mache, charcoal art to imposing wood carvings to small Durga images the handicrafts stand out.Handicraft display a big draw | Visakhapatnam NYOOOZNYOOOZall 3 news articles »

East Texas wood artists carve out time for craft

Tyler Morning Telegraph - Feb 2, 2016

They share friendship and kinship in a craft that seems largely overlooked in today's time-crunched society. There's nothing especially hasty about woodworking, as single creations can take days and sometimes weeks to complete. For people who enjoy the ...

Woodworker Tony turns hand to charity

New Zealand Herald - Feb 3, 2016

An enjoyable pastime upon leaving the military has lead to a highly rewarding charity project for Greytown's Anthony Waygood. Most days, Mr Waygood, a woodworker and turner of more than 20 years, can be found in his shed, creating masterpieces such as ...

Monumental wood carving by the late Dudley Carter at the Redmond Library

The Seattle Times - Feb 2, 2016

Sculpture is unknown territory for me. I can only name a handful of internationally-known sculptors off the top of my head: Eduardo Chillida, Richard Serra, Alexander Calder. Well, not even a handful! But my interest about three-dimensional art is growing.

Carving out a community: River Valley Carvers gather to swap ideas, share projects and preserve tradition

Southeast Missourian - Feb 1, 2016

I was walking through the woods not too long ago and found a piece of wood -- it had a vine wrapped around it that looks like a snake -- so I will probably carve a snake head on it; bring the details out. I found a piece of drift wood by the river ...

Wood art with a spin

Columbia Daily Herald - Jan 31, 2016

Members represent different cities, age groups and genders, but they share a passion for turning chunks of wood into bowls, plates and vases — creations so refind they're considered pieces of art. In a woodturner's world, a lathe is a vital piece of ...

Wood sculpting wildlife at Winterfest

WatertownDailyTimes.com - Jan 31, 2016

“One of our regular customers, Tim Hatch, who is involved in the Winterfest, put me in touch with Terry,” Mrs. Robideau said. “I told him I would like to do something for the Winterfest — ice carving or something — and he said he knew someone who did ...

Chainsaw wood carver Michael Blaine turns hobby into profession

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Jan 29, 2016

Michael Blaine sliced, shaved, jabbed and poked at an 8-foot-high white pine log with his assorted chainsaws until the form of a cowgirl emerged. Periodically consulting photographs of the woman he's recreating, the Foster Township wood carver added ...

From chili to chocolate, lots to eat this weekend

Columbia Daily Herald - Jan 29, 2016

Mother Nature put the weather back on track this weekend — maybe not warm enough for an outdoor picnic, but certainly good enough to take a drive and enjoy events and activities around the state. Close to home this weekend is the Culleoka Lions Club ...

Wood carvings exhibit opens Saturday

Bismarck Tribune - Jan 29, 2016

"Yggdrasil: The Norwegian-American Carvings of Gaylord 'Guy' Paulson" will open Saturday in the Red River Hall of the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum in Bismarck. The exhibit will continue through January 2017. In ancient Norse mythology, ...

Carving out a new career

Clarence Valley Daily Examiner - Jan 27, 2016

WITH a bit of glue, skill and patience, Clarence Valley carpenter Tyron Morgan has brought a whole new meaning to the word driftwood. Having surfed regularly at Minnie Water and Wooli since he was a teenager, the 28-year-old thought it was about time ...

Artisan Showcase highlights local talent

Merrillfotonews - Jan 26, 2016

Wood carver Jack Ader is one of about 18 local artists who will be showcasing their talent at the Artisan Showcase held Saturday, Feb. 13 in Bell Tower Residence's Assisi Hall from 1-5 p.m.. Jack enjoys the art of carving and chooses to create at his ...

Wood carving artists visit Valley, transform fallen black willow tree

Valley morning Star - Jan 24, 2016

HARLINGEN — Residents at the Sunshine Country Club in Harlingen saw more than just a fallen black willow tree on the property. They envisioned a work of art but didn't have the artist to transform it into something beautiful. Luckily, Lois Humburg, a ...

Carve out some time to check this out

The Daily Advertiser - Jan 23, 2016

Baird's Cajun Carvings is an artistic wood carving company located at 605 W 2nd St, Unit 3 in Broussard. They opened up shop in October 2015, but have been chipping away for years. Their work on Facebook is impressive. They are able to create tons of ...

Chainsaw artists carve it up

The Age - Jan 22, 2016

Art doesn't usually require power tools but then again, not many people can carve delicate images into wood with a chainsaw. Some of Australia's best wood-carving artists, who work in wood, steel and stone and have exhibited internationally, are having ...

It's time to hit the refresh button

Portage Daily Graphic - Jan 21, 2016

The Portage and District Arts Centre always offers lots of fun and educational activities throughout the year to restart your inner creativity. We encourage everyone to explore their imaginations while learning specific art techniques in the process ...

The eagle's new landing: Cameron's sculpture bound for veterans center

Gloucester Daily Times - Jan 20, 2016

The two nonprofit organizations will be razing Cameron's and building a mixed-use complex with 30 units of affordable housing. Then, the eagle will be moved to its new home — the city's Veterans Services Center on Emerson Avenue, Action Inc. Executive ...and more »

Wood carver transforms stumps into art

East Peoria Times-Courier - Jan 20, 2016

EAST PEORIA — When Robert Prunty sees a wooden stump he wonders what type of animal he could carve into it. Prunty, 65, of East Peoria said he has always been artistic and liked to draw as a youth. “I just started carving after my mom passed away.

Moulthrops describe their art during wood-turning seminar

Moultrie Observer - Jan 19, 2016

More than 200 attended the opening Friday of the Moulthrop family wood-turning exhibit at the Colquitt County Arts Center, an evening that also served as an unveiling of the newly renovated Vereen Gallery, a fond farewell to outgoing Director Jeff ...

The life of a wood carving artist

China Daily - Jan 19, 2016

Yang Kaisheng, a 72-year-old wood carving artist, started his work in front of an old house in Dali Dong nationality village, Rongjiang county, Southwest China's Guizhou province on Jan 14, 2016. Yang has been doing this job for 50 years. He retired ...

Woodturning a profit: Home-schooled teens creating and selling objects created through hobby of woodturning

Lufkin Daily News - Jan 18, 2016

A block of rough wood spun around and around on the lathe as the wood turner scraped and sanded it. Slowly but surely, the jagged edges took on curves and character, defined by the master's hand.

Woodturners: Turning Old Into New

KVRR - Jan 17, 2016

It takes a unique talent to turn a block of wood into a work of art. For many of these wood turners carving wood isn't just a hobby, it's a passion. "This is one solid piece of wood. It's a cube and a cube and a cube and it was just something I thought ...

Cookeville man carves all kinds of figures

Cookeville Herald Citizen - Jan 17, 2016

COOKEVILLE — Tom Tomberlin of Cookeville really has a heart for woodcarving. He uses the skill to bring joy to the hearts of others and to himself while shaping a block of wood into whimsical figures. As a member of Mended Hearts, an organization for ...

RGV Woodcarver's annual show, Rally on the Rio this week

Monitor - Jan 16, 2016

The Rio Grande Valley Woodcarvers (RGVW) is a nonprofit club of approximately 150 members and guests that gather every Thursday morning from 8 a.m. until noon Thursdays at the Nomad Shrine Club, 1044 W. Nolana Loop in Pharr, from October through ...

Woodturning event planned in Moorhead Saturday for Winter Extravaganza

WDAY - Jan 15, 2016

(WDAY TV) - Minnesota and North Dakota craftsmen are putting a spin on woodturning. This Saturday, the Minn-Dak Woodturning Association is hosting a Winter Extravaganza. Advertisement. Carvers and turners will be displaying their ...

The North Arkansas Woodcarving Club donates to Humane Society

Baxter Bulletin - Jan 15, 2016

The North Arkansas Woodcarving Club has donated the monies raised from selling small donated carvings. The club members carve items for the charity table and sell them during the year to raise money for local charities. Club members vote on which ...

Wood carver shares timeless craft at McGregor School

Toowoomba Chronicle - Jan 14, 2016

WHEN Queen Elizabeth II heads out in the Australian State Coach, USQ McGregor Summer School tutor and wood carver Laurens Otto's work is on display. The craftsman is renowned for his work in upholstery, wood carving and furniture making, and was ...

Transformed driftwood makes new art exhibition

The Nelson Mail - Jan 13, 2016

As a thank you and a way to get the "very modest" artist's work out of the basement and into the homes of other people, Moffitt has organised an exhibition of Brunell's work at the One of a Kind gallery on Friday from 2-7pm. The Creations of Terry ...

As the wood turns

The Ellsworth American - Jan 12, 2016

WINTER HARBOR — Turning wood into a bowl, plate, child's spinning top and other objects is at the heart of an upcoming series of workshops being taught by Gouldsboro resident Mike Summerer. Hosted by Schoodic Arts for All, Summerer will teach ...

Wood you like to go?

Oregon Coast Today - Jan 12, 2016

Woodcarving isn't easy and anyone who can persuade a piece of pine to look like a bird in flight or a fish in mid-swim deserves plenty of admiration. But perhaps even more challenging is transforming a block of wood into a representation of a human ...

How To Carve a Gorgeous Wooden X-Wing

Popular Mechanics (blog) - Jan 11, 2016

Popular Mechanics (blog)How To Carve a Gorgeous Wooden X-WingPopular Mechanics (blog)Now anyone with a few bucks can buy an X-Wing model drone. But if you want to show that your woodworking skills are strong with The Force, then build your own. This one is made from carved from a block of maple burl with walnut inlays and would look ...

HISTORICALLY SPEAKING: Cigar store Indian started as sign for illiterate

Norwich Bulletin - Jan 10, 2016

The intricate skill of woodcarving is one of the oldest forms of art and has been practiced by all cultures. To discover its beginnings, we must go back to the mid 1500s when Europeans, via their explorations, discovered the use of tobacco from Native ...

Carving out friendships as well as a hobby

Republican Eagle - Jan 8, 2016

“And we have to have coffee,” said Erredge, who loves to carve wooden spoons from buckthorn and lilac bushes because of the intricate patterns in the wood. Jiracek said, “This is a very inexpensive hobby and a good piece of carving wood is only a few ...

Doing everyone a good turn

'I miss my old job like a hole in the head ... - The Courier - Jan 9, 2016

The CourierDoing everyone a good turn - 'I miss my old job like a hole in the head ...The CourierHard wood turns best. Soft woods are no use. One man handed me a piece of laburnum and I made him an eight inch wooden apple.” Dave says he gets a great deal of pleasure from what he does. He concludes: “My old job I miss like a hole in the head.

Chesterfield pastor shows Nikki-Dee how to make bowls in woodshop

wtvr.com - Jan 8, 2016

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- This week, I tried to be Pastor Steve Vaughan. In addition to being a Bereavement Director and Hospice Chaplain, Steve is a serious woodturner. Woodturning is a form of woodworking that uses a lathe to create art and bowls ...

Wooden Spoon Carving with Dohnn Wood

Alaska Dispatch News - Jan 7, 2016

Dohnn Wood, accomplished wood-craftsman and wood spoon enthusiast, will share his considerable knowledge and experience to teach the gentle art of spoon carving. In this class, you will learn a number of knife techniques, tips and tricks for developing ...

84-year-old woodcarver a 'detail man;' specializes in creation of birds

Greenfield Daily Reporter - Jan 7, 2016

GREENFIELD — Bob Havlin's wife wouldn't let him keep the dead birds in their freezer. The 84-year-old woodcarver specializes in feathered friends, and there's no better model than the real thing. But his better half wouldn't budge, and so, his garage ...

Woodturners coming to PDAC

Portage Daily Graphic - Jan 5, 2016

The Woodturners Association of Manitoba (WAM) will be taking over the gallery beginning Jan. 12 and running until Feb. 20. “We're a group of about 40 people, both guys and girls, that meet in Winnipeg on a monthly basis,” said Woodturner Vern Crandell.

Tribes will use wood from hazardous cedar tree being removed from Capitol Campus

The Olympian - Jan 5, 2016

A dangerous cedar tree on the Capitol Campus will be removed this week, and the wood will be put to good use. On Friday, a private tree care company will remove the nearly 60-foot Western red cedar tree growing near the east side of the John A ...and more »

Beginner's wood carving classes

Cincinnati.com - Jan 4, 2016

Did one of your 2016 resolutions deal with widening your horizons by starting a new hobby? Here is your chance to take a beginning wood carving class that could start you toward that goal. Great Parks of Hamilton County is sponsoring two wood carving ...

Wood carving show set for Jan. 9

Wahoo Newspaper - Jan 4, 2016

WAHOO – The Saunders County Museum in will be holding a free wood carving show on Jan. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Wood carver Mary Jo Wolf of Wahoo said the goal is to get more people interested in wood carving.

Discovering the Carousel in Coolidge Park

WTVC - Jan 3, 2016

Chattanooga — It all began with one man's dream, a love for carving wood, and a fascination with carousels. "Sometimes they would laugh at me and call me a dreamer," said Bud Ellis. "The music [on a carousel] would start to play and I remember ...and more »

Artful Shopper: Adventure Tackle & Gear in Naples

The News-Press - Jan 2, 2016

Talking shop with Rick Bradley, owner of Adventure Tackle and Gear in Naples. When did Adventure Tackle and Gear open? We opened in September of this year. I used to do the craft shows. I started with a shop that sold woodturning products. The store ...

Construction man carves out a bowl new career

Oxford Mail - Jan 2, 2016

SURROUNDED by remnants from Oxfordshire's woodlands, sculptor Greg Knight-Benjafield reflected on the year which turned his career upside down. The 50-year-old fell in love with the craft after his wife bought him a taster day on woodturning – the ...and more »

Trump gets a home in Garretson

Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Jan 1, 2016

A Garretson man had an odd house guest for New Year's Eve: Donald Trump. Not the actual real estate tycoon and political candidate, but a four-foot wooden statute of him, carved with a chainsaw. Jake Jacobson's not even sure where to put him yet.

"The Best New Year Gift" Ministry Assists 7 Woodcarvers

Fiji Sun Online - Dec 31, 2015

From Left: Penijamini Kuboutawa, Lepani Moce, Setareki Cabebula, Minister for Fisheries and Forest Osea Naiqamu, Losalni Popua, Eliki Bilitki, Marika Yalimaiwai and Iliesa Latu during the handing over of wood carving machines, yesterday. Photo: Shahani ...

Woodturning is a craft stuck in time

Deccan Herald - Dec 30, 2015

She reiterates that we all are aware of mass produced goods, and woodturning is something stuck in time, we need serious measures to reform or revive these basic crafts. “The magical process of making a simple wood piece into a well crafted sculpture ...

Bringing wood to life

The MidWeek - Dec 29, 2015

His latest creation is a large, life-size wooden snowman. “For me, carving is a hobby, something fun to do,” Rice said. “It gets me outdoors, so I'm not sitting in a rocking chair all day. … Often, when men retire, they have nothing to do. With ...

Offramp Gallery Presents "Art & Sushi: Minoru Ohira and Mori Onodera"

Pasadena Now - Dec 28, 2015

Michelin-starred chef Mori Onodera will be serving traditional edomae style sushi in Minoru Ohira's installation in Offramp Gallery's East Gallery. Tickets will be sold for four seatings for two to four people at each seating. Tickets are $200 per ...and more »

7th Dukit Woodcarving Festival held

Sun.Star - Dec 28, 2015

GUAGUA -- Local wood carvers hosted the 7th year of the "Dukit Festival" on Monday to promote woodcarving and attract tourist attention into the different artistic disciplines of the woodcarving industry here. The event held at Sta. Ursula Betis here ...

Interest in woodworking began early for Barden

Petoskey News-Review - Dec 27, 2015

GAYLORD — Woodcarver Karen Barden developed an interest in woodworking at an early age by helping her father in his workshop. He encouraged her to carve and tackle the art of pyrography or wood burning. "I started out carving birds, and well, a little ...

Ponsford woodturner crafts decorative pieces from white oak, cherry, walnut

Park Rapids Enterprise - Dec 25, 2015

Woodturner Don Wattenhofer works on an urn with precision, his hand holding the specialized gouge steadily against a metal tool rest as the lathe rotates the piece at high rpms. (Shannon Geisen / Enterprise) ...

Norwegian heritage provides inspiration for carving

Cannon Falls Beacon - Dec 24, 2015

The Midje family has lived and farmed in the area known as High Prairie west of Sogn for over 100 years. The current residents of the century farm are Howard and Louise Midje. Howard's grandparents, Hans and Anna Midje moved from Ellendale, MN to ...

Santa carvings help make Christmas special for Blue

Circleville Herald (registration) - Dec 23, 2015

Circleville Herald (registration)Santa carvings help make Christmas special for BlueCircleville Herald (registration)Blue said she saw a picture of a Santa Claus carving she really liked and asked her father to try and carve it. She thought it would be a one time project but ever since Cooley carved his first Santa Claus in 1992, he has been carving a Santa Claus for ...

Ivory trader tried to sell tusk on Trademe

Hawke's Bay Today - Dec 22, 2015

A Napier man told potential traders of his illegal ivory to get their story straight in a bid to hide their illegal activity. However, Patrick Cooper's illegal activity was caught when quarantine inspectors found a box containing a large, carved ...and more »

Angel watches over Oakland Cemetery

Centerville Daily Iowegian - Dec 21, 2015

7, announced the wood carving at the cemetery was finished. The larger than life-size carving is of an angel in a tree trunk looking south at Oakland Cemetery, one mile west of Moulton on First Street. The carving is dated November 2015 and signed by ...

Woodbridge man creates ornament for Virginia governor's Christmas tree

Washington Post - Dec 21, 2015

Frank Chergosky has spent plenty of time in Washington, with careers in the Air Force and as a civilian employee for the Coast Guard. But it wasn't until he retired that he made an official contribution to another capital: Richmond. The 88-year-old ...Woodbridge man makes ornament for governor's Christmas treeRichmond.comW.Va. man makes ornament for governor's Christmas treeBluefield Daily Telegraphall 11 news articles »

The Wooden Mermaid

Twin Falls Times-News - Dec 20, 2015

When he sees a block of wood, he carves memories of home back in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He held in his hands the beginnings of his latest carving — a mermaid. He started it that day and planned to finish it the next. Once he begins to ...and more »

Harry Hill returns as Professor Branestawm: The character immediately struck a ...

Express.co.uk - Dec 19, 2015

“The character immediately struck a chord with me,” says Harry. “As a kid, I was very much into inventions and explosions. In the 1970s, making fireworks was seen as harmless fun. These days it would get you into trouble!” The comic, who has also ...

Duck Decoy Carving Should Be Your Next Eccentric Hobby

Popular Mechanics - Dec 17, 2015

According to Willy McDonald, a carving educator and waterfowl expert who operates TheDuckBlind.com selling carving and art supplies, you don't need vast experience using woodworking tools to begin carving duck decoys. However, a beginner should be ...

As the wood turns

Pamplin Media Group - Dec 17, 2015

It's also fun to turn waste from other local artisans, cabinet shops and lumberyards into works of art, Willing says, and he should know: He's been working with wood since he was 10 years old, when his father first let him stand by as he worked on his ...

Gifts From the Holy Land: Bethlehem Wood

Wetzel Chronicle - Dec 16, 2015

Each holiday season, a simple, yet breathtakingly elegant display of wooden carvings can be spotted in the walkway of the Grand Central Mall in Vienna, W.Va. The sign above the display of wood carvings states "Gifts from the Holyland, Bethlehem Wood.and more »

Bellaire resident's work has sense of playfulness

Chron.com - Dec 16, 2015

When people ask artist Thomas Irven to explain how he makes his woodturnings, the Bellaire resident tries to give them a visual image. "I say a lathe for turning wood is similar to a potter's wheel," said Irven, 56. Visually, the main difference is ...

Winter chip carving series at Chippewa Valley Museum

Chippewa Herald - Dec 16, 2015

A new series for wood carving enthusiasts is scheduled this coming January and February at the Chippewa Valley Museum in Eau Claire's Carson Park. Attendees will be introduced to the art of chip carving while learning the skills necessary to complete a ...

The Iowa Farmer Who Spent His Life Carving 81 Child-Sized Wooden Dolls

Atlas Obscura - Dec 15, 2015

On the top floor of the Plymouth County Historical Museum in Le Mars, Iowa are 81 wooden dolls. Some dolls are black. Others are Chinese. There are two Syrian sisters made of walnut named the Blackwood sisters. The sisters have long '70s style dresses ...

Current events

Columbia County News Times - Dec 13, 2015

Savannah River Woodturners monthly meeting 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, Savannah River Woodturners Club Shop, 144 N. Belair Road, Evans; woodturning enthusiasts share projects, learn from other woodturning experts; share wood, teach newcomers, ...

Good wood: Musicians seek out local guitar maker to create custom instruments

Lawrence, Kansas - Dec 13, 2015

CJ Calhoun, of Bonzo Madrid and formerly Cowboy Indian Bear, is one of many local musicians who've sought out Corwin and his business to make an instrument. “I think CJ's guitar was my favorite guitar to do; it was especially nice. It started with a ...

Visitors react to closure of community center

Appleton Post Crescent - Dec 11, 2015

APPLETON - Anger, frustration and sadness were on display Friday morning at the Thompson Community Center following Thursday's news that the center will close on March 31. "I think it's a sad thing for this community that they can't stand up for the ...and more »

In the Studio with Jim Dupler

Current in Zionsville - Dec 11, 2015

In the Studio with Jim Dupler. by admin · December 11, 2015. Jim Dupler shows his work in Indianapolis and Carmel. (submitted photo). By Carolyn Martens. Jim Dupler teaches wood turning at various community locales and shows his work at the ...

West Valley Art Museum winter exhibits

Peoria Times - Dec 11, 2015

Six outstanding sculptors come to West Valley Art Museum Jan. 11. Joe Tyler, Hal Hjalmarson, Esmeralda Delany, Matt Werner, Jordan-Alexander Thomas and Kim Kori will be displaying works in welded metal, clay, wood carving, assemblage and bronze ...

Polar expression

Domain News - Dec 11, 2015

Timber maker Jo Wilson likes to rescue old telegraph poles and turn them into beautiful unique objects. “The wood always surprises me,” she says. “I like to embrace its imperfections.” Wilson is one of 18 artisans in the Timber Memory exhibition at ...

Annual artisan show features variety of work

Portland Tribune - Dec 10, 2015

strives to feature a mix of both fine and folk art, said Phil Lingelbach, one of the show's founders. Kathleen Hickey finds happiness in the process of painting, and was among the artists who displayed their work during the show. “It's like therapy and ...

Local hobbyists find the joy in wood carving

Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Dec 8, 2015

BARRE — Wood carvers, if the ones who practice the craft in the basement of the Congregational Church are any clue, share opinions and feelings freely but keep their knives close. That's no accident. When using a short-bladed carving knife, it's ...and more »

Rockler Adds Cheese Knives, Cheese Plane and Pizza/Pie Slice Server to Turning ...

Benzinga - Dec 8, 2015

Just in time for holiday gift-making, Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has added three new wood turning serving utensil hardware kits that users can customize with handles they craft themselves. The 4-Piece Cheese Knife Turning Kit, the Cheese Plane ...and more »

South Auckland Woodturners turn it on

Auckland stuff.co.nz - Dec 7, 2015

Toys, bowls, decorations and tables are among more than 2000 items at the annual South Auckland Woodturners Guild exhibition. The handcrafted objects have been made by 27 club members and are on sale in Papakura town centre near the Post Office ...

Almonte woodcarver creates art from a failing tree

Millstone News - Dec 6, 2015

When John Peters heard that a beautiful tree that was in a friend's front yard garden had to be cut down, he responded to an invitation to put his skills to work and create a one of a kind wood carving out of the bottom ten feet of the tree. Drawing on ...

Politicians with Power Tools: Event puts mayoral twist on North Pole ice ...

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Dec 6, 2015

Politicians with Power Tools: Event puts mayoral twist on North Pole ice competition. By Matt Buxton mbuxton@newsminer.com; 12 hrs ago; Comments. Politicians with Power Tools. ERIN CORNELIUSSEN/FAIRBANKS DAILY NEWS-MINER. North Pole ...and more »

Learning skills and making friends is what club is all about

The Queensland Times - Dec 5, 2015

The Ipswich Woodcrafts Club commenced operation in 1988 and has always operated in the widest spectrum of wood activities such as wood turning, wood carving, scroll sawing, pyrography (wood burning), carpentry, instrument making and toy making.

Woodturning Demonstration At Folk Art Center

Greeneville Sun - Dec 5, 2015

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — The Carolina Mountain Woodturners and the Southern Highlands Craft Guild will sponsor a free woodturning demonstration by Alan Carter from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, at the Folk Art Center, located on the Blue Ridge ...and more »

Wood carving clubs on Long Island teach the craft to seniors

Newsday - Dec 4, 2015

At a long table, men and women are working with short, sharp knives. Their art varies from a decoy duck to an intricate cross. There are gnomes and old-fashioned Santas. Some pieces are as small as a clothing pin. Others stand 3 feet tall. The designs ...

WEEKEND: Pacific Northwest Wood Artisans Show and Sale set for Saturday in Sequim

Peninsula Daily - Dec 4, 2015

Proceeds from the auction, donations and vendor fees — not including money garnered by private vendor sales — will be used to further “the enjoyment and education of wood artisans on the North Olympic Peninsula,” said Joy Thomson, Pacific Northwest ...

Chainsaw artist carves bear

Union Daily Times - Dec 3, 2015

Chainsaw artist Steve Nelon — better known as “Wildman Steve” — set out across the country with his wife around nine years ago, and before they left, a friend gave them a small bear carved out of wood. Little did they know, such carvings would become ...

Historic Kirtland presenting nativity exhibition 'Unto Us a Son Is Given'

News-Herald.com - Dec 1, 2015

Balthazar, traditionally the black member of the Wise Men, makes his first appearance at Historic Kirtland's annual nativity exhibit thanks to collector Lawrence Paul Hill, a musician who will play at the center on Dec. 26. Janet Podolak — The News ...

Woodturning display 'Gifts from the Forest' on display

Wadena Pioneer Journal - Dec 1, 2015

Turners represented in this show include Bob Lawrence of Fargo, Ruth Severson of Moorhead, Curt Nelson of Sabin, Dan Modrow of Frazee, Don Wattenhofer of Ponsford, Jim Kjelstrup of Detroit Lakes, Mark Olson of Ottertail, Phil Holtan of Perham, Mike ...

Plumb Place open house showcases local artists

Emporia Gazette - Dec 1, 2015

Local artists will show and sell a variety of artworks including: blown glass, drawing, jewelry, painting, fiber, photography, stone carving and wood. A silent auction of artworks donated by participating artists will be held with all proceeds ...

Glanaman community centre makeover plea

South Wales Guardian - Nov 30, 2015

VOLUNTEERS at an Amman Valley centre are appealing for skilled tradespeople to help with a community project. A group of people who are currently working alongside Cwmaman town council to help run Glanaman's Community Education Centre have ...

Heartwarming moment Prince Harry is given wooden carving of him as a child ...

Express.co.uk - Nov 30, 2015

It read: “Prince Harry was given a wood carving created for him by the children at Ottery in their wood craft workshops.” Harry is currently on the first day of his tour of the country, after arriving from Lesotho where he opened his Sentebale charity ...Candid Prince Harry Admits: 'When I Was in School, I Wanted to Be the Bad Boy'People Magazineall 353 news articles »

Root Cause supports orphanage

Chillicothe Gazette - Nov 28, 2015

CHILLICOTHE - At a time of the year when many are busy cutting down and decorating Christmas trees, Mike Wilbanks is designing a new purpose for part of a tree he cut down this summer. The results are helping children in a world away, in East Africa.

Topeka's Dillon House wins Timmy award for historic preservation project

Topeka Capital Journal - Nov 27, 2015

The historic preservation of Topeka's Dillon House has been recognized with a prestigious national award, affectionately called a Timmy. The J. Timothy Anderson Awards for Historic Rehabilitation are annual awards that honor top historic rehabilitation ...and more »

December's First Friday Art Trail attracts more than 15 participants

LubbockOnline.com - Nov 27, 2015

More than 15 participants already have been confirmed for the 135th First Friday Art Trail, taking place from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 4. On display at the Buddy Holly Center, 1801 Crickets Ave., will be a series of original watercolors created for the award ...and more »

Wood carvers craft canes to honor wounded

St. Cloud Times - Nov 25, 2015

Curt Hutchens spends much of his time carving wood and helping veterans. He is the vice president of the Central Minnesota Wood Carvers Association and belongs to three more wood carving clubs in Florida, where he spends a few months every year.

Wood turners carve bowls for good cause

WMTW Portland - Nov 25, 2015

A group of amateur wood turners will be carving bowls this weekend to raise money for the Good Shepherd Food Bank. They're part of what is becoming a popular hobby in Maine. "If I did if for a living, it would probably be a job instead of fun," Mark ...

Brothers open studio for wood art show and sale

Dothan Eagle - Nov 25, 2015

Together, the Aman brothers will host an art show and sale on Nov. 27-28. The Two Brothers open studio art show and sale will feature wooden tree ornaments, writing pens, small to large bowls, platters, vases and urns, weed pots (for single wild ...

Chinese artisans use traditional foot-powered lathe to craft beautiful wooden ...

RocketNews24 - Nov 24, 2015

Traditional woodcraft in the Chinese village of Shawo, Hebei Province, uses foot- and hand-powered lathes to carve utensils, dishes, toys and more from pieces of wood. For example, in the video below, posted by the International Wood Culture Society on ...

Carving out Christmas cheer

Mornington Peninsula News - Nov 23, 2015

Present day supporters: Woodworkers of the Southern Peninsula president John Bayliss, left, with John Parrent, Good Shepherd Foundation's Mandy Petry, Community Bank senior manager Gary Sanford, secretary Greg Millar, Southern Peninsula Food for ...

Trackers Earth releases first book -- a guide teaching kids to play with knives

OregonLive.com - Nov 23, 2015

Trackers Earth founder Tony Deis has heard it before -- his organization has long held camps and workshops to introduce kids to safe uses for knives. Sunday, Deis released his first book, "Guide to Knives & Wood Carving," to offer kids a deeper look ...

36th Annual Woodcarvers Show showcases ancient art

WIBW - Nov 21, 2015

) -- It was a beautiful sight at the Ramada West Saturday, as homemade woodcarvings filled their ballroom. The 36th Annual Woodcarvers Show is put on every year by the Kaw Valley Woodcarvers. President Mike Keil is happy they are ...

Wood carving exhibit features Illinois artist

KFVS - Nov 20, 2015

A wood carving exhibit is on display at the Giant City Visitors Center in Illinois until the end of December. The exhibit features local artist Duane Gaffney. The exhibit will showcase wood carvings of the native birds and waterfowl found in Southern ...

Woodturning club in Bury St Edmunds carves festive decorations for charity

Bury Free Press - Nov 20, 2015

Bury St Edmunds Woodturning Club have carved traditional decorations for christmas tress to be sold in St Johns Street EACH charity shop, founder members Ron davis, Mick Heslop and Vic Turner with shop manager Stuart Basten and volunteer Trudie ...

SSND woodcarver to be featured on WCCO

Mankato Free Press - Nov 19, 2015

“With Passion” paired quotes from Pope Francis and the foundress of SSND, Theresa Gerhardinger, with 36 of the Mankato nun's works. Osborne was pleased when the Sept. 27 opening reception for the Basilica show coincidentally took place during the ...

White Rock Senior Center Offers Wood Carving Class

Los Alamos Daily Post - Nov 19, 2015

The current wood carvers group, primarily John Tubb and Fred Minshall, are proposing a series of workshops on how to get started in carving wood. These workshops a 1/2 hour long starting at 11 a.m., Monday of scheduled date. The instructors will be at ...

Young talent abounds at the Waterfowl Festival

My Eastern Shore - Nov 18, 2015

Exhibitors Daniel Irons, 13, and Jonathan Irons, 11, of Queenstown; and Andrew Seebachan, 11, of Annapolis, are three examples of young artisans who demonstrated their unique talents at the 2015 Waterfowl Festival in Easton. Polly Irons, mother to ...

TC Arts exhibit “In the Belly of the Clouds” opens Nov. 27

Mountain Xpress (blog) - Nov 17, 2015

Mountain Xpress (blog)TC Arts exhibit “In the Belly of the Clouds” opens Nov. 27Mountain Xpress (blog)The Transylvania Community Arts Council has announced its next exhibit “In the Belly of the Clouds” which will be on display at the TC Arts Council Gallery from November 20 thru December 18. This exhibit will feature the photography of R. K. Young ...

Gander Bay Man Receives Attention for 9 - Foot Chainsaw Carvings

VOCM - Nov 17, 2015

A man from Gander Bay is getting some attention on social media for his wood carvings. But as VOCM's Renell LeGrow reports, these are not ...

Cheyenne officials want Warren Ave. bear carving taken down

Wyoming Tribune - Nov 16, 2015

The bear, which was carved by Forest Cunningham, honors her late husband, but the city wants it and two other stumps removed from the city's ...

History teacher tries to keep anicent art form alive

Topeka Capital Journal - Nov 14, 2015

Because he teaches history, Mike Keil, outgoing president of the Kaw Valley Woodcarvers, says he often turns to iconic American figures as ...

Woodcarving competition raises money for cystic fibrosis research

13WMAZ - Nov 13, 2015

Over 50 artists from 20 states have been spraying sawdust and making custom wooden creations since early Friday morning. The creations will ...

workshop - - Woodturning — Holiday Ornaments with John Kingsley

Glens Falls Post - Star - Nov 13, 2015

Tuition is $50; $45 for members. Materials fee is $20. 'Tis the season to start thinking about holiday ornaments! Come create your own ...

Steve Sarley: Wonder Lake's Tim Dusthimer shows talent for wildlife ...

Northwest Herald - Nov 11, 2015

Steve Sarley: Wonder Lake's Tim Dusthimer shows talent for wildlife ... Dusthimer told me he began carving wood as a boy before entering high ...

Tom Cramer is back, and his New Wood Reliefs shine.

Willamette Week - Nov 10, 2015

With his ubiquitous murals, art cars, totems and obsessively intricate paintings, Tom Cramer has been a Portland institution since the 1980s.

A Carousel for Missoula celebrates groundbreaking for expansion

The Missoulian - Nov 9, 2015

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock rides “Bogie,” one of the many handcrafted wooden horses, during the celebration of A Carousel for Missoula's ...

Arrowmont to offer community classes in winter

The Mountain Press - Nov 9, 2015

GATLINBURG – Adults who want to create crafts while drinking wine can head to Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts this winter. So, too, can ...

Meet the carver behind those mysterious wooden beagles

Meadville Tribune - Nov 9, 2015

Meet the carver behind those mysterious wooden beagles ... So when she saw a wooden beagle cutout perched on the fence at her home, she ...

Outdoors: Decoys about detail

Toledo Blade - Nov 08, 2015

Detailed drawings are followed to the most meticulous detail, and ... This is about deception — creating lifelike waterfowl decoys — and ducks ...

Leicestershire melon carver creates unique portrait of Indian PM ...

Leicester Mercury - Nov 6, 2015

Leicestershire melon carver creates unique portrait of Indian PM ahead of UK visit - pictures. By Leicester ... A unique portrait has been created to mark the visit of the Indian Prime Minister to the UK later this week. 0Share ...

Carving studio coming to Kingsport Carousel

Kingsport Times News - Nov 4, 2015

KINGSPORT — The city of Kingsport is planning to establish a demonstration carving studio in the second floor of the farmers market next spring, a space where ...

Telling a story through totems

Fond du Lac Reporter - Nov 3, 2015

Tom Gilles stood by a totem pole at the edge of a lake, fall colors reflecting in the water. It took Gilles three years to carve the totem pole in the ...

MONDAY MAN: Waterman carving own niche

Nation News - Nov 2, 2015

marlon - waterman1 - monday - man - 110215 Waterman is a professional carver. He can carve magnificent, unique and intricate works of art from ...

War veterans find calm, focus through woodworking in Jackson

Casper Star - Tribune Online - Nov 1, 2015

U.S. Army Sgt. Ray King, an Iraq war veteran, joins other servicemen at the American Legion Post 43 for part of the 21st Century Heroes ...

Lathe - y afternoon in Oamaru

Otago Daily Times - Nov 1, 2015

John Bean, of Oamaru, (above) was one of about 50 keen woodturners who gathered at the club houses at the Oamaru Racecourse on ...

Strange Skills: The Flute Maker

Twin Falls Times - News - Nov 1, 2015

Native American flute maker Mike Wamego carves a block of wood on a ... But what about skills so specialized that only a handful of …

Rural Rochester woman cuts, curls paper into designs that uplift

The State Journal - Register - Oct 31, 2015

Nieukirk, whose home was also destroyed, still had the couple's wedding invitation and the business card of artist Carole Harp of rural Berry, ...

Artist carves Bernie Sanders on a pumpkin

USA TODAY - Oct 31, 2015

SHELBURNE, Vt. — Vermont's answer to Ohio's Donald "Trumpkin" pumpkin is sitting on the bar here at Rustic Roots. That's right. Bernie ...

In Society Hill, a Revolutionary War minister emerges from a stump

Philly.com - Oct 30, 2015

Wood carver Roger Wing, 47, of Powellton Village, is in his sixth and final week of turning an old Norway maple tree into the likeness of George ...

Yellow birch burl bowl

www.muskokaregion.com/ - Oct 28, 2015

Markham's workshop contains burl bowls, salad bowls, platters, candleholders and furniture created from fine woods like yellow birch, maple ...

Wood Carvings at Historic Home Pay Tribute to Wentzville History

70 West Sentinel - Oct 27, 2015

These creative and intricate tree carvings were created by Robinson Carvings out of Montgomery City, Missouri. (Robinson also completed the ...

Carving up a winner: Chainsaw expo returns to Horse Cave

Glasgow Daily Times - Oct 26, 2015

HORSE CAVE — Jesse James is a bit anxious about the upcoming ... Before he picked up chainsaw carving, he built cabinets and worked in ...

WOOD ART to change face of Cubborn Park | Bengaluru NYOOOZ

NYOOOZ - Oct 25, 2015

Summary: These are among 18 pieces of wood art to be installed in Cubbon ... TwoNov 08, 2015, a workshop was held to put the idea into action. ... the park in the heart of Bengaluru with meaningful art carved from fallen trees ...

Carving for the Cure: Chainsaw artists give fundraiser a different twist

Greensboro News & Record - Oct 25, 2015

Wood sculptures carved by chainsaw artist Randy Everett. ... What: Carving for the Cure: Chainsaw sculptors raise money for Susan G. Komen ...

Fire destroys historic Marion wood carving company

WSAW - Oct 24, 2015

Fire destroys historic Marion wood carving company. By: Holly ... "It was fueled by a lot of small wood products and years and years of dust.

Guagua Pampanga highlights art of wood carving

ABS CBN News - Oct 23, 2015

Betis District, Guagua Pampanga recently held a wood carving competition to celebrate the art form and to encourage the younger generation ...

Woodturning on Main Street

Newport News Times - Oct 22, 2015

Some artists work in solitude. And then there's Rodney Lehrbass. His wood chips would land on Toledo's Main Street if it weren't for the ...

Penn State Brandywine to host woodcarving, wildlife art and craft ...

Penn State Delaware County - Oct 22, 2015

... State Brandywine to host woodcarving, wildlife art and craft show Nov. 7 - 8 ... Penn State Brandywine will host the 32nd annual William Rush ...

Rolling like a samurai – Japanese coachbuilder's car features ...

RocketNews24 - Oct 20, 2015

Rolling like a samurai – Japanese coachbuilder's car features centuries - old woodcarving technique ... Does Japan's Mitsuoka Motors count as a carmaker? ... and that tradition continues with woodcarving so exquisite it wouldn't look at all ... a woodworking technique that has its roots in the 14th century and ...