2020 Santa Purchase Award

The competition for the $300 Santa purchase award was held in St. Andrews on September 26th at the Picket Fence Motel property. Six excellent entries were received from carvers from Woodstock, Deer Island and the Fredericton area. The winning carving was from Ted Boothroyd. Congratulations Ted, and thank you to all the participating carvers.

We want to thank the Picket Fence Motel for their continued support of the carving Community.

Happy Santa – Ted Boothroyd

2020 Arctic Tern Purchase Award

Competition for the JDI Purchase Award for an Arctic Tern was held on September 26th in St. Andrews. Four entries were received from Yoho, Hanwell, St. Andrews and Deer Island. The Award went to Walter Bidlake for his beautiful Arctic Tern in flight. Congratulations Walter and a thank you to all participating carvers.

Arctic Tern – Walter Bidlake

On-line Competition 2020-21

To help keep the carving community connected and engaged, in the absence of regular shows, we are having 4 on-line carving competitions over the fall and winter months. All carvers, at all levels are encouraged to participate. Judging will be by carvers choice, so all carvers can participate in the judging as well.

JDI has generously offered to sponsor the total cost of this Competition.

Details: Competition-2021

15th Annual Woodcarving Competition and Sale – Postponed to 2021

After much consideration the NB Woodcarving Association Board has decided to postpone the 15th Annual Woodcarving Competition and Sale to August 13-15th, 2021

On a positive side this give our competitors a whole extra year to work on more carvings! We are expecting 2021 to be an even more spectacular.

All purchase awards, themes, workshops and judges will remain the same.

In the meantime stay safe and healthy and we look forward to seeing you all in 2021!