Sunday 17 July 2016

Wood carving show and competition - PEI - July 2016

A very successful carving show and competition just ended in Stratford, PEI.
We had more entries than in previous years and got to see some new carvers joining the competition.
Click on ''read more'' for photographs from the show.

''Great Blue Heron'' by Maurice Isnor won among other prizes the People choice award.

Walter Bidlake's Grouse carving 

A very detailed work by Earl and Sheila Young
Another view of Maurice Isnor's carving

Details of the head
A large salmon carving by Ted Boothroyd
Details of the painting and texturing work on scales

Another neat work by Ted Boothroyd
Golden Crown Kinglet by B. M. Dykeman
Chickadee pair by John Robertson
''Peace Dove'' by John Pickel and two miniature carvings by Sheila Curtis
John Pickel's Great horned owl
Traditional whittling done by Blair Kirkbride
And lastly photo of many puffins - which was the 2016 theme bird - taken in the novice category