Desert Woodcarving Show & Sale
Open to the Public and All Carvers, Fine Woodworkers and Wood Turners
A Judged Wood Sculpture Competition
Mesa Centennial Hall
201 N. Center St. Mesa AZ (SE Corner University Dr & Center St.)



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2019 Seminar Offerings:
There will be seminars offered before and after the 
2019 Desert Woodcarving shows.

The instructors will be Madaleen "Maddy" Pulsifer / Kloeber 
and 
J. Christopher White

Class with Madaleen "Maddy" Pulsifer / Koeber

March 12, 13, 14

Cost is $190 plus supplies

    Maddy is an artist who works in wood sculptures, clay models, bronzes, and oil and watercolor​ paintings. She has been featured three times on the cover of Chip Chats magazine. She is acclaimed as one of the top instructors in the country. She has won countless awards at shows all over the country. March 12 through 14 she will be teaching in Tempe, AZ as part of the Desert Woodcarving Show. The project will be a fawn.The class will be held at Carvers Oasis March 12,12 &14 of 2019. Cost of the class is $190 plus the rough out. A $50 deposit will hold your place in class. For more information, contact Herb Miller at herbmiller@cox.net.



Class with J. Christopher White

March 18, 19, 20

Cost is $190 plus supplies

J. Christopher White's signature style of realism flowing into stylized forms is unique. He works in weathered woods and the finished carvings are polished to a high gloss. He has won top honors at national and international competitions. He has pieces in museums and private collections worldwide. Chris was with us a few years ago and everyone enjoyed the experience . Several students enter projects in the Desert Woodcarving show each year using techniques learned from Chris. his work can be seen at his website parableswood.com. The class will be held at the Carvers Oasis March 18,19,&20 of 2019. Cost for the class is $190 plus supplies. A $50 deposit will hole your place in the class. The class is limited to 8 students. For more information, contact Herb Miller at herbmiller@cox.net.
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