Links

On-line Carving Instruction

Mary May On-line Carving Instructions

USA Wood Carving Clubs

ME ~ Maine Wood Carvers Association
CA ~ Central California Carvers in Fresno
CA ~ Santa Clara Valley Carvers
OH ~ Dayton Carvers Guild
NY ~ Catatonk Valley Club
OR ~ Costal Carvers of Lincoln City
PA ~ Lancaster County Woodcarvers

for a complee listing of Carving Clubs within the US please click here

Canadian Wood Carving Clubs & Schools

ON ~ Oakville Sculptors and Woodcarvers
ON ~ Kawartha Carving Competition
ON ~ Kitchener Grand Valley Club home of  Canadian National Wildfowl Championship
ON ~ Oshawa Email only for Northview Bird Carvers: cfhayes@sympatico.ca
BC ~ Central Fraser Valley
ON ~ Oshawa Email only: don.whitbread@sympatico.ca
ON ~ Toronto Ontario Woodcarvers Association
QC ~ Sherbrooke Les Artisans Sculpteurs des Cantons

Carving School
ON ~ Toronto Area Whitevale School Of  The Arts

for a complete listing of Carving Clubs within Canada please click here

Canadian Gourd Society

Your Online Resource for Gourd Art & Gourd Growing in Canada

Wood Carving Publications

Wildfowl Carving Magazine …quality articles and photo’s
Woodcarver Online Magazine A bi-monthly Ezine …you will enjoy this site.
NWCA – Chip Chats Online  National Wood Carvers Assocation 6 issues per year of Competitions and Events!
Woodcarving Illustrated …a magazine for traditional wood carvers

Wood Carver Personal Sites

Bill van Koot of Bobcaygeon, ON some great woodspirits and fairy houses
Don Lyons wood and stone sculptures – and he teaches too!
Maura Macaluso is native New York City artist and tradtional American woodcarver
Mother & Daughter Two taleneted Bird Carvers from Canada
Dave Bennett Sculptor Extraordinaire and Founder of Flexcut Carving Tools
Pat Tracy A Montana carver of decoys, song birds and birds of prey.
Caril Chasens  A most innovative wood sculptor living in the bush in Norther BC
Mary Michael Shelleys’s American folk art carved and painted pictures
Nelson Krouse a caricature carver from Sacramento does nice stuff
Bill Underwood a Native American from NY wildlife and wildfowl
Sylvain Forest a talented carver from Quebec
Fred Zavadil One of Pop’s favorite carvers …see why!
Dave Western there are Love-spoons and then there are Dave’s …these are awesome
Neil Cox one of Pop’s favorite carvers ~ you will see why!
Mark Yundt  a very talented sculptor from Pennsylvania
Rant & Rave Paul Frenette a new carver that is completely ‘hooked’.
HipShot Wood Carvings Brian has a folk art style you will enjoy.
Linda Master unique wooden urns for pets and humans
Adam King Authentic Welsh Love Spoons …right from Wales. See Adam’s work!

Other Sites of Interest & Information

Lora Irish …noted author and artist
Jim’s Soapstone Carvings soapstone carvings by Jim Cosgrove of Windsor, Ontario
Alex The Shoeman hand carved decorative shoes, jewelry and more.