2020 Santa Purchase Award

The Picket Fence Motel is offering again this year a $300 purchase award for a Santa. The carving can be any style and should be around 8″ in height. To participate, the Santa must get to St. Andrews for the September 26, 2020 judging (same as the Arctic Tern competition)

We want to thank the Picket Fence Motel for their continued support. If you are coming to St. Andrews for this competition,the Picket Fence is a great place to stay.

2020 Arctic Tern Purchase Award

JDI Ltd is offering a $500  purchase award for an Arctic Tern.  Preference is for a tern in flight, but any size and composition is acceptable.  Also, to open this award to everyone, pewter feet and driftwood are also acceptable.

Entries for this award competition must be brought to St. Andrews, NB on Saturday, September 26th, 2020.  An outdoor location to be determined.  The carvings will be judged by three judges at 1:00pm.  

Have some fun with this challenge and come along to St. Andrews for a much needed road trip.

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!