New Brunswick Wood Carving Competition and Sale

13th Annual

NB Wood Carving Competition and Sale 2018

The Sir James Dunn Academy

180 King Street, Saint Andrews, NB

August 10 – 12, 2018


Head judge for the show will be Tom Baldwin, from Ohio.
William Berge, from Quebec, will judge the Intermediate level.
Gord Willet and Robyn O’Keefe, both from New Brunswick, will judge the Novice and Youth entries.
Other assistant judges will be announced later.

Stay tuned for further information.

Information for Carvers


Themes for our 2018 competition include…


Announcing Five Purchase Awards for 2018.


We will update our sponsor page after the show.


Our competition rules have been updated for 2018.


There are no category changes for 2018.


On-line registration for 2018 has begun!

2017 Award Winners

Golden-crowned Kinglets, by Jim Edsall: JD Irving Purchase Award

Gray Jay, by William Berge: AV Nackawic Purchase Award

Saw Whet Owl, by Lynn McQuade: Fredericton Carving Club Award

Black-capped Chickadee, by Maurice Isnor: NBWCCS Award

The Latest News From NBWCCS

July 2018 Updates for NBWCCS

Carvers Reception We will be hosting a reception for all carvers and their families Saturday evening at the Tara Manor Inn, 559 Mowat Drive in St. Andrews.  Munchies will be provided along with a cash bar. There will be a charge of $10 per person to help...

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Five Purchase Awards!

The organizing committee for the 2018 NBWCCS has been working hard to make this year's show bigger and better than ever. Carvers will be happy to know  that, as of December 2017,  we have five purchase awards for our NBWCCS 2018 show: 1) The show organizers will award...

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Announcing NBWCCS 2018 Themes and Purchase Awards

We are happy to announce that the themes for the 2018 show have been chosen AND we already have two purchase awards. Theme Bird We have chosen all three provincial birds of the Maritime provinces: Osprey (NS), Blue Jay (PEI), and Chickadee (NB). General Theme Our...

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A Third Purchase Award for NBWCCS 2018

We are delighted that AV Group NB (formerly known as AV Nackawic) is offering a $1500 purchase award for a carving of an owl (Great-horned Owl, Barn Owl, Snowy Owl, Barred Owl, Burrowing Owl, Elf Owl, Great Gray Owl, Long-eared Owl, Saw-whet Owl)....

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Photos From Previous Shows

Countdown to 2018 NBWCCS








Where To Find Us

Sir James Dunn Academy

180 King Street, St. Andrews, New Brunswick

Sir James Dunn Academy