Events & Gatherings

Canada

Ontario

show and sale

Quinte Woodcarving Show & Sale

April 11–Belleville– Quinte Sports and Wellness Centre gym. Hours: 9.30-4.30. One of the largest shows in Eastern Ontario. Admission $5 towards door prize. Contact:  Brian Hodgins (613-966-3091),  Serge Moisan  (613) 478-5442.

New Brunswick

Competition and Show

10th Annual Maritime Wood Carving Competition & Show, August 8-9, 2015

St. Andrews. Registration: Friday, Aug 7 and Saturday morning. Competition levels: Youth, Novice, Intermediate and Open class. Cash prizes for best of all levels and Purchase Awards.
Theme bird: Any Shorebird.  Complete information on the show (head carving competition, demonstrations, etc.) at: http://www.nbwccs.ca/. Contact: Gord Willett (506) 366-9099.

Midwest

Ohio

Competition/Show/Sale

Sauder Village Woodcarver's Show and Sale, October 26-27, 2013

Archbold—Sauder Village. Hours: Sat 10–5, Sun 11–4. $15 admission adults, $8 students (show only). Special Guest Rick Jensen. Contact: Sauder Village, 22611 State Rte. 2, PO Box 235, Archbold, OH 43502, (800) 590-9755; www.saudervillage.org.

West

California

Competition and Show

Pacific Flyway Decoy Association Wildlife Arts Festival

July 11-12—Sacramento-Double Tree Hotel, 2001 Point West Way. Open, intermediate, and Novice levels. Mail-ins welcome. Carving Categories: decorative floating, CWA Carver of the Year, PFDA traditional hunting (floating pairs), “World Style” Contemporary Decoy gunning shorebirds, and many others. Junior Carver event. Live painting competition, Friday afternoon seminar, Friday night reception, Saturday night banquet and auction. Decoy collectors, appraisals, sales, and trades. Contact: Fritz Zanker, (530) 894-5951; Bob Solari, (925) 687-2013; Maurie Hicks, (541) 899-8239; or www.pacificflyway.org.