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Learning Seminar

23rd Annual Michigan Wood Carvers Association

Learning Seminar May 21st thru 25th, 2018

Midland Fairgrounds, Midland, Michigan

This Seminar is sponsored by MWCA to provide Michigan wood carvers, or any woodcarver, an opportunity to learn from experienced instructors in various wood related art forms.

Cost per person: MWCA members $175.00, non members $190.00.

The class size is restricted to a maximum of 12 students





Instructors,  Class Subject

 Seminar Application .PDF  Click

 Class Change form .PDF  Click
  Map to Fairgrounds 

  Garry Mulick
  cell phone:  616-340-6114

  Jeff Swanson
  phone:  1-616-794-3072

  2013 Seminiar Pictures

2016 Seminiar Pictures
1.  Wayne Barton-Chip Carving   web page
2.  Gary Bityk – Architectural fantasies in cottonwood bark
3.  Carol Jean Boyd- Cyprus Knee carving   Bio   CANCELLED
Denny Sekrenes- Beginning carving
Full   Gary Falin – Caricature carving /hand    web page 
6.  Dave Sterling - S.W. Owl, power  Pic    
7.  Full   Leah Goddard – Realistic Animal, carve and paint, hand and power 
8. Dylan Goodson – European Relief Carving   Bio   web page 
9. Chris Howard – Native American/power carved  Bio
10. Dick Lamphier – Realistic Caricature; expressions & details/hand  Bio 
11. Brenda Lodermeier – Wood burning  Bio  CANCELLED 
12. Floyd Rhadigan- Caricature carving 
web page     CANCELLED
13. Dave Sharp- Realistic Animal  Pic
14. FULL   Fred & Elaine Stenman – Relief carving, pyrography & painting
web page   
15. Bob Thurston – Caricature carving  Bio   CANCELLED
16. Full  Debbie Edwards – Realistic Animal Carving   
17. Bruce Henn – Caricature Carving     CANCELLED

* Note:  Due to the limited hand strength of some students, power carving tools may be used in a Hand Carving class.

Discount form


MWCA clubs may sponsor their club members by filling out this form and giving him/her a $25.00 check or money order, to enclose with their application and personal check or money order, for $125.00.

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