Kawartha Carving Competition

2017 1st Intermediate Wild and Domestic Animals
Bison
Ralph Smith

2017 1st Novice Relief
3rd Best of Novice
Pinocchio
Retyana Mishturak

There are many opportunities to watch carving demonstrations and exchange ideas.

2017 1st Novice
Wild and Domestic Animals
2nd Best of Novice
Horse
Barry Verwey

2017 1st Intemediate Shorebirds, Seabirds, Other Birds
2nd Best Intermediate
Least Bittern
Rob Therrien

2017 1st Novice Waterfowl Decorative
Merganser Drake
Wayne Lawson

Exhibitors are always happy to talk about their carvings. Have your camera at the ready.

2017 1st Beginner Birds
2nd Best of Beginner
Contemporary Antique
Hooded Merganser
Chris Minto

There is always lots of activity going on as seen during the 2017 show.

Join Us Saturday, September 8, 2018

2017 Competition Winners

Best of Show

1st 2nd 3rd
Bob Gill
19th Century Clock
Laurie Snelling
Pigmy Owl
Dave Ricci
Atlantic Puffin

Best of Class

  Beginner Novice Intermediate Open
1st Myles Finnie
River Otter
Tom Weiler
Least Bittern
Laurie Snelling
Pigmy Owl
Bob Gill
19th Century Clock
2nd Chris Minto
Contemporary Antique Hooded Merganser
Bob Verwy
Horse
Rob Therrien
Least Bittern
Dave Ricci
Atlantic Puffin
3rd NA Tetyana Mishturak
Pinocchio
Joe Werner
Plate
Bill Hamilton
Griffin Panel

Purchase Award

Female Bufflehead First Nations Male Bust
1st Winston Smith John Turner
2nd Pete Frost N/A
3rd NA NA

People's Choice Award

1st Vicki Gullick - Arc and Animals

Beginner Class

Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Honourable Mention
Birds Chris Minto
Contemporary
Antique Hooded
Merganser
Brian Muir
Antique
Merganser
Duck
Kathy Lawson
Miniature Tern
Derek Bland
Loon
General Myles Finnie
River Otter
Maria Dixon
Authentic African Mask
Andrew Smit
Walking Stick
Andrew Smit
Whimsical Cotton Bark

Novice Class

Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Honourable Mention
Waterfowl - Decorative Wayne Lawson
Merganser Drake
Richard Rousseau
Common Merganser
NA NA
Waterfowl - Natural Finish NA NA NA NA
Waterfowl - Smoothy NA NA NA NA
Wildfowl Stylized NA NA NA NA
Songbirds Tom Weiler
Tufted Titmouse
Wayne Lawon
Kingfisher
Richard Rosseau
Chickadee
NA
Birds of Prey John Thomas
Saw Whet Owl
Richard Rosseau
Merlin
NA NA
Upland Game Birds NA NA NA NA
Wildfowl Smoothy NA NA NA NA
Shorebirds, Seabirds,
Other Birds
Vern Lonsway
Puffin
Vern Lonsway
Common Tern
Diane McGregor
Swan
Diane McGregor
Puffin
Wildfowl Miniatures Tom Weiler
Least Bittern
Richard Rosseau
Blue Heron
Diane McGregor
Eagle
NA
Fish
Amphibians/Reptiles
Marine Mammals
Richard Rosseau
Black Crappie
NA NA NA
Wild and Domestic Animals Barry Verwey
Horse
Ralph Bertrand
Wolf
Jim Rhodes
Moose
Rosita Neal
Stylized Horse Head
Realistic Human Figures NA NA NA NA
Caricatures Steve Bell
Rowdy
Barry Verwey
Coon Hunt
Steve Bell
Three Mountain Men
NA
Novelty
Chip Carving
Miscellaneous
Robert Watts
Novelty House
Diane McGregor
3 Canoes
NA NA
Relief Carving Tetyana Mishturak
Pinocchio
Robert Watts
Floral Relief
Tetyana Mishturak
Floral Plate
NA
Wood Burning NA NA NA NA

Intermediate Class

Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Honourable Mention
Waterfowl - Decorative Peter Balhuizen
Mallard
Serge Moisan
Red Neck Drake
Linda Gawel
Lesser Scaup
Ron Richards - Blue Wing Teal
Ron Richards - Green Wing Teal
Waterfowl - Natural Finish NA NA NA NA
Waterfowl - Smoothy Jim Anderson
Ruddy Drake
Dave Mitchell
Bufflehead
Robert Trottier
Redhead Drake
NA
Wildfowl - Stylized Steve Notta
Goldeneye
NA NA NA
Songbirds Linda Gawel
Chipping Sparrow
Larry Livingston
Scarlet Tanager
Ron Richards
Ruby Throated HB Female
Ron Richards
Golden Crown Kinglet
Ron Richards
Ruby Throated HB Male
Birds of Prey Linda Snelling
Pigmy Owl
Linda Gawel
Merlin
Larry Livingston
Kestral
Serge Moisan
Saw Whet Owl
Upland Game Birds NA NA NA NA
Wildfowl - Smoothy NA NA NA NA
Shorebirds, Seabirds,
Other Birds
Rob Therrian
Least Bittern
NA NA NA
Wildfowl Miniatures Larry Livingston
Ruddy Turnstone
Ron Richards
Tricoloured Heron
Ron Richards
King Eider Duck
NA
Fish Amphibians/Reptiles
Marine Mammals
Rob Therrien
Rainbow Trout
Tom Reader
Blue Whale
Ron Emery
Muskie
NA
Wild & Domestic Animals Ralph Smith
Bison
Wendy Russell
Otter
Larry Jones
Raccoons
Linda Crocker
Dog
Realistic Human Figures Joan Pacey
Fisherman
Joan Pacey
Indian Head
NA NA
Caricatures Vicki Gullick
Fairy on a Toadstool
Ken Naunton
Cowboy
David Halton
Caricature of a Carver
NA
Novelty
Chip Carving
Miscellaneous
Joe Werner
Plate
Vicki Gullick
Ark and Animals
Jose Gamero
Lock Set
Joe Werner
Spoon
Relief Carving Marney Readey
Noon Rest
Vicki Gullick
Green Man Relief
Jose Gamero
Condor 1
Jim Wight
School House
Wood Burning David Halton
Jeep
Louise Crocker
Burned Bat
Ron Emery
Cowboy
NA

Open Class

Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Honourable Mention
Waterfowl - Decorative Grant Parks
Red Breasted Merganser
Al Bonar
Crested Grebe
Robeert Mobray
Common Merganser
NA
Wildfowl - Natural Finish NA NA NA NA
Waterfowl Smoothy Dave Ricci
Atlantic Puffin
Dave Ricci
Hooded Merganser
Lionel Hall
Wood Duck Hen
NA
Wildfowl - Stylized Joe Knauer
Stylized Heron
NA NA NA
Songbirds Horst Volkman
Bluebird
Winston Smith
Golden Crown Kinglet
Gerry Beauregard
Golden Crown Kinglet
NA
Birds of Prey Winston Smith
Screech Owl
Warren Townsend
Kestral
Warren Townsend
Saw Whet Owl
NA
Upland Game Birds NA NA NA NA
Wildfowl Smoothy NA NA NA NA
Shorebirds, Seabirds,
Other Birds
Horst Volkman
Puffin
Robert Mowbray
Puffin
Ed Fox
Piping Plover
NA
Wildfowl Miniatures Winston Smith
Miniature Blue Jay
Ted Steward
Barred Owl
Doug Hodgins
Snowy Owl
NA
Fish Amphibians/Reptiles Gordon Black
Lake Erie Perch
Gordon Black
Brown Trout
NA NA
Wild & Domestic Animals Ken Garnett
Howling Wolves
Al Cochrane
Horse
Ray Popkie
Old Pals
NA
Realistic Human Figures David Loucks
Red Cloud
NA NA NA
Caricatures NA NA NA NA
Novelty
Chip Carving
Miscellaneous
Bill Hamilton
Driftwood Man
Bob Gill
Flowers in a Vase
Wilfred Meadus
Caricature
NA
Relief Carving Bob Gill
19th Century Clock
Bill Hamilton
Griffin Panel
Bob Gill
Reflections
Dianne Skea
Couple on Tracks
Bob Gill
Frenzied Parrot
Wood Burning Joe Knauer
Bird Feeder
NA NA NA

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