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Fall 2008 Issue 23— Current Issue

Carving Projects: Grape Panel ... Pirate Caricature ... Woodspirit Door Hanger ...
                         Bellamy-Style Eagle ... Clifford the Potbellied Bear
Carving Features: Ask Joe: The Business Side ... Woodcarving on the Web
Carving Profile: Carousel Carvers ... Chip Carving
Carving Techniques: Sharpening Carving Knives ... Drawing for Woodcarvers ...
                         Painting the Howling Wolf ... Carving a Large Project ... Hand Carving Study

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Issue 22 Issue 22

Carving Projects: A Leaf Relief ... Old-Timer Cowboy ... The Howling Wolf ...
                          Chainsaw-Carved Viking ... The Golfer
Carving Features: Carving Wood Questions ... Boomerangs ... Carving from the Heart ...
                         
Ask Joe: Pricing Your Work ... Chip Carving ... Woodcarving on the Web
Carving Profile/Gallery: National Caricature Carving Competition ... Carving Cruise
Carving Techniques: Sharpening 101 ... Drawing: Beyond the Basics ... Caricature Noses ...
                          Mini-Seminar: Faces & Features
Bonus Pattern: Burger Bon Vivant

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Cover of Issue 21 Issue 21

Carving Projects: Acanthus Carving... Bark Turtle... Carefree Cagers ... Chubby Cheeks Kitty ...
                          Hummingbird Feeder
Carving Features: Photo Light Tent... Carving from the Heart... Practice Yields Confidence ...
                           Woodcarving on the Web                          
Carving Profile: Wildlife Artist Jeff Wardwell ... John C. Campbell Folk School ...
                        Carver Rick Wiebe
Carving Techniques: Drawing for Woodcarvers ... Sharpening 101 ... Caricature Lips
Bonus Pattern: Medieval Music Maker

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20 - Holiday 2007 issue

Issue 20

Carving Projects: Snowman ... Bubble Gum to Basswood... Cupcake... Stocking Stuffin’ Santa...
                          Mini Spoons... Pull Chain.
Carving Features: Carving from the Heart... Ask Joe: Finishing...
                          Novice Nibblings: Cottonwood Bark... Woodcarving on the Web
Carving Profile: Mark Akers ... Chris Howard
Carving Techniques: Practice Carving from the Corner-Part Two ... Believable Folds & Wrinkles
Bonus Patterns: Her Majesty's Finest ... Santa

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Issue 19 - Fall 2007 cover

Issue 19

Carving Projects: Chipmunk with an Acorn...Incense Burner...First Catch...Uncle Sam
Carving Features: “38 Name Tags” by Will Hayden...Carving at the Roof of the World...
                           Novice Nibblings...Carving from the Heart...Ask Joe
Carving Profile: Maricha Oxley-A Journey in the Spirit of Wood
Photo Gallery: 2006 Caricature Carvers of America National Competition and Exhibit
Carving Techniques: Practice Carving from the Corner-Part One... Kick-Start Your Imagination
Bonus Pattern: "What's Happenin'?? Call Me!!"

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Issue 18 - Summer 2007 Issue 18

Carving Projects: Red-Tailed Hawk—Tail Feather Carving and Painting ... Rascally Raiders
                          Toothpick Holder ... “Freehand” Welcome Sign ... more
Carving Features: Carving from the Heart ... Are Commissions Your Mission? Part 2... more
Carving Profiles: Cesar Nogueira – Gemstone Carver ... Meet the Bubb Family of Carvers
Photo Gallery: Cesar Nogueira – Gemstone Carver ... International Woodcarvers Congress ...
                         Congress 2006 ... Reader Gallery — Mark W. Gordon.
Carving Techniques: Carving from the Corner ... An Ol’ Don Mini-Seminar
Bonus Pattern: Life is a Balancing Act

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Issue 17 - Spring 2007 Issue 17

Carving Projects: Sweetie Pie... Nesting Bird ... Introduction to Gouge Chip Carving ...
                          Carving a Rose from a Golf Ball
Carving Features: Are Commissions Your Mission? ... Novice Nibblings
Carving Profiles: Ronnie Reed
Photo Gallery: Readers’ Gallery ... Carvings by Clarence Moe ... The 36th Ward Foundation
                      “World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition”
Carving Techniques: Change Happens ... Thinking Out of the Box
Bonus Pattern: Chicken Eggs Over Easy with a Side of Crawfish

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winter 2006 Issue 16

Carving Projects: Holly Davidson Ornament ... Carving a Heron... Woodburning Project...
                           Fireplace Mantel Carving Part 3 ... Shelf Sitter Critters
Carving Features: No More Flat Faces... Poetry Contest Winners... Novice Nibblings...
                           Holiday Gift Guide
Carving Profiles: Slim’s Woodshed... Three Special Woodcarvers
Photo Gallery: Santa Gallery
Carving Techniques: The Doorways to Woodcarving
Bonus Pattern: Cowchip

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Issue 15 Issue 15

Carving Projects: Carving a Donut ... Pensive Ponderer ...  Fireplace Mantel Carving Part 2
                          Carving an Alabaster Swan ... Carve a Toad House ... The Covered Bridge ...
Carving Profiles: Edee Carlson ... Sigi Weis
Carving Features: Safe and Effective Use of Hand Tools ... Novice Nibblings ... Ask Joe ...
Photo Gallery: 2005 International Carving Conference
Woodburning Techniques: Pyrography 101
Quick Tip: How to Use a Bench Screw

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issue 14 cover Issue 14

Carving Projects: Carving a Shelf Elf ... Carving & Painting the Gray Jay ... Carving a Moose ...                            Walking Bear Cub ...  Fireplace Mantel Carving Part 1
Carving Profiles: David Jordan ... Jim Cindrich ... The Doane Experience
Carving Features: Tool Sharpening Variations ... Novice Nibblings ... Poetry Contest ... Ask Joe ...
                            Carving a Happy Message
Bonus Pattern: Mama Taught Me to Share
Photo Gallery: Caricature Carvers of America Auction ... Mid-America Fall Show
Shop Tours: Toolboxes
Quick Tip: C-Clamp Vise
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issue 13 cover Issue 13

Carving Projects: Hummingbird Pin ... It's a Spring Thing ... Designing a Silver Ring ...
                          Carving a Leprechaun
Carving Profiles: Ron Berge ... Cheryl Dow ... Rich Notto ... Rainy Day Woodcarvers
Carving Features: Ask Joe ... Novice Nibblings–Gouges ... How Original ... Golf Ball Fixture ... Canes for all Walks of Life
Bonus Pattern: Happy Hooknslyce
Woodburning Project: Raccoon

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issue 12 cover Issue 12

Carving Projects: Dove in Relief ... Wide Waist Woes ... Tuna in Ice ... Pumpkin Head ...
                          Coral Fish ... Under Santa’s Hat ... Shallow Relief
Carving Profile: Tassajara Valley 4-H ... Nasielsky Brothers
Carving Features: Ask Joe - Scrapers ... Novice Nibblings
Bonus Pattern: A Jingle Bell Rocker
Photo Gallery: Santa Gallery ... Nasielsky Brothers

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Issue 11 Fall 2005 Issue 11

Carving Projects: Rock-a-billy Revisited ... Antique Working Spoon ... Carving a Bunny
Carving Profile: M. Paul Ward
Carving Features: Making Tools and Supplies, Part Two ... Novice Nibblings
                           Ask Joe ... “Sharpening, What's Your Angle? ”
Bonus Pattern: One Wheel Wonder
Photo Gallery: Ward World Competition 2005 ... Artistry in Wood
Carving Techniques: The Laws of Drapery

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cover 10 Issue 10

Carving Projects: Friday Night Beer Frame Split Picker ... How to Carve a Christening Spoon ... Designing a Carving for a Demonstration ... Fan-Carving
Carving Profile: Volunteer Carvers
Carving Features: Making Tools and Supplies ... Ask Joe ... “The Woodcarver” ... Novice Nibblings
Bonus Pattern: Fun in the Sun
Photo Gallery: National Caricature Carving Competition ... 2004 International Carver’s
Conference ... AWC 2004 International Woodcarvers Congress

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issue 9 cover Issue 9

Carving Projects: Carving a Bear... Clay Modeling for Carvers ... Carving a Willow Bowl ...
Critters Who Live in Glass Houses ... Carve a Dragonfly Pin ... Carving an Outdoor Sign.
Carving Profile: Getting to Know Joe Coppock.  Photo Gallery: Reader Gallery.
Carving Features: Every Carving Has Its Story ... Ask Joe.
Bonus Pattern: More Critters in Glass Houses.
issue 8 cover Issue 8

Carving Projects: Black-Capped Chickadee ... Where's Mama? ... Owl Walking Stick ...
Carving Toothpick Chains ... Caricature Carvers of America Project ... Santa Ornament ...
How to Convert Photos to Patterns.
Carving Features: Power Carving Technique ...Lessons Learned.
CJ's Carving Corner: Carving Hair on Caricatures.
Quick Tip: Air Cooled Burning Pen Handpiece.
Carving Technique: Versatile Eye Technique.
Bonus Pattern: I Saw Mama.
Photo Gallery: Deleware Valley Woodcarvers ... Magic Mirror by Peter Ortel.
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Carving Project: Indian Face In Cottonwood Bark ... Wood Spirit Bottle Topper ... The Rose.
Carving Feature: Ask Joe.
CJ's Carving Corner: A Rustic Sign.
Quick Tip: Extend The Life Of Your Gloves.
Carving Technique: Creativity ... Expression ... Body Proportions ... Woodburning.
Bonus Pattern: Celibate Chip Monk.
Photo Gallery: Artistry In Wood ... Ice Carvings ... Phil And Vicki Bishop.
issue 6 cover Issue 6

Carving Projects: Bubba ... The Shaggy Sorcerer ... Gumleaf Tray ... Angel in Relief ...
Rooster Spoon. Beginner Carving Project: Mailboxes. Carving Features: Ask Joe ... Carving on the Internet. CJ's Carving Corner: Fred and Elaine Stenman Tips: Honing the Inside of Tools.
Carving Technique: Making the Grain Work for You ... Anatomy of the Character Figure.
Bonus Pattern: Treetop.
Carver Profile and Photo Gallery: Mike Toso.
Photo Gallery: CCA Sponsor National Competition ... “Brian” by Lenard Watts ... Elmer Gunderson ... CCA Auction Carvings. ToolShop Tours: Portable Walking Stick Carving Jig.
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Carving Projects: Carving a Growing Stick ... The Female Face in Caricature ... The Celtic Knot Pendant ... Carving Golf Balls ... Garden Statuary: St. Fiacre.
Carving Features: What’s in the Tool Box ... Ever Been Cornered?... Carving an Eye ... Ask Joe ... Carver’s Marketplace ... CJ's Carving Corner: Smilin’ Snake Toothpick Holder.
Carving Technique: Ivan Carves a Relief.
Photo Gallery: Bob Guge ... The American Swedish Institute ... 2003 International Congress.
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Carving Projects : Caricatures With Character ... Carving from a Photograph ... Cowboy Boot ... Pumpkin Carving ... Carving an Indian Face in a Log ... Flying Canada Goose ... A New Approach to an Old Subject ... Create a Clever, Cunning Cowboy Critter.
Carving Features: Carving on the Internet ... Starting at the Finish ... Carver’s Marketplace ... Ask Joe ... Carver’s Conversations ... Getting Kids Interested in Carving.
Carving Technique: Adding Life — Using the Fins.
Photo Gallery: Mels Yeghiazaryan ... David Sabol ... Meet Our Panel ... The Art of John Vasapoli.
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Artistry in Wood 2002 Show ... The Dancer ... Mountain Goat Head ... Chip Carving ... Caricatures with Character ... Bonus Pattern ... Meet Our Panel ... Pet Portraits ... What's in the Tool Box ... Caricature Noses ... Special Carving Details ... Carving on the Internet ... Kateri Tekakwitha ... Ask Joe ... Beginner Carving--Spoons ... Sharpening Chip Carving Knives ... The Wizard ... The Cover Carving ... How to Carve on Antlers ... Learn About Tools.
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Featured Artist Marv Kaisersatt ... Girl with Flowing Hair ... Golf Ball Guys ... Product Review ... Unique Ideas ... A Fish Head Cardholder ... The Art of Design ... History in Carving: Rudolph Vargas ... Ask Joe! ... Carving on the Internet ... Native American Shield ... Quick Tip ... National Caricature Carving Competition ... Carving Caricatures with Character ... Bonus Pattern ... The Simplicity of Chip Carving ... Product Review ... Interview/Project/Photo Gallery: Moe Brand ... Carver's Marketplace ... Bufford ... The National Woodcarving School Website Profile ... Learn About Tools.
issue 1 cover Issue 1

Featured Artist Ivan Whillock ... Real & Illusory Depth in Scenic Relief Carving ... Shop Tours ... Profile of Peter Ortel ... Little Hot Shot Caricature ... Wood Spirit Walking Stick ... Profile & Photo Gallery: Affiliated Wood Carvers ... Focus on Eyes ... Carver's Conversations ... Double Mule Deer Bust ... Melchior Thoni ... Ask Joe! ... Chip Carved Mailbox ... Carving on the Internet ... Swallowtail Butterfly Pin ... Carver's Marketplace ... Carving Caricatures with Character ... Bonus Pattern ... Interview/Project/Photo Gallery: Jock Holmen ... Beginner Carving Techniques ... Learn About Tools.