Woodcarving Artisans

Arleen Zomer
A woodcarver for 28 years, Arleen teaches at her farm as well as online via a dedicated YouTube channel, CarversWoodShop.

Betty Sager
View Betty Sager’s pyrography, animal, human, and relief carvings.

Bill Janney
View Bill Janney’s class schedules, custom carved gunstocks and training video.

Bill Judt
This page contains dozens of photos of Bill’s fine relief carvings, and numerous articles describing various relief carving tips and techniques.

Bruce J Meurer
Specializing in handcarved Native American figures…the 18th Century Eastern Woodlands Cultures.

Caril Chasens – Sculpture in Wood
nnovative wood carving, tutorials, links

Caricature Carvers of America
Links, Projects, and more all devoted to elevating caricature carving to a position of greater appreciation as an art form

Cathy Krumrei
Hand carved and painted birdhouses by woodcarving artist Cathy Krumrei of Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

Charles Fulton
At Nippersink Raptor Studio each bird carving is unique and hand crafted with the finest material’s to insure many years of enjoyment and value.

Charlie Phillips
Delicate floral carvings and female caricatures.

Chris Lubkemann
A Unique Slant on Woodcarving.

Clark Schreibeis
World Class fish and bird carvings, wood and bronze wildlife sculptures, woodcarving classes, workshops and seminars

Cyndi Joslyn
Check out Cyndi’s numerous carved folk art santas.

Dave Stetson
A top caricature carver. Co-creator and founding member of CCA.

David Calvo
David Calvo is dedicated to the fine art of wood carving and sculpture providing a woodcarving school and classes to promote the art and skill of wood carving .

David Sabol
Character woodcarving gallery and seminars.

David Stehly
a self-taught wood carver who has been working exclusively with walking sticks and canes for over thirty years.

David Western
Expanding the boundaries of lovespoon design while creating unique and innovative carvings which respect and honour the tradition of the Welsh lovespoon.

Dennis Moor
Register for a class, or learn more about chip carving at this web.

Desiree Hajny
Desiree is a founding member of the CCA and specializes in the art of realistic carved mammals.

Donald K. Mertz
The Wood Bee Carver has been actively carving since 1975, specializing in “Whittle Folk” Exaggerated Realistic miniatures.

Edward H. Legg
A lifelong resident of Long Island, has been carving birds and other wildlife for more than 20 years.

Everett Ellenwood
Everett Ellenwood, has been carving for over 30 years and is an award winning carver who specializes in carving realistic human faces.

Fred Zavadil
Custom Woodcarving, Religious Sculptures, Antique / Church Art Restorations, Religious Fabric Art, Tapestries

Gary Batte
Check out Gary’s Seminar Schedule and see a gallery of caricatures done by one of the founding membersof the Caricature Carvers of America.

Gordon Stiller
Wildlife Patterns for Carvers

Greg Phillips
Cypress knees, bark, relief, spirit and Santa woodcarving.

Jerry Mifflin
Jerry Mifflin specializes in deep relief custom mantels.

Jim Willis
Nature carving specialist with a native American influence.

Joe King
A “Tree carver” specializing in on-site chainsaw sculptures.

Hal MacIntosh
View Hal’s Timbercrafts website and enjoy his many carvings and designs

E.J. Mickels II
“I work in wood, steel, paint, ink or pixel. Using chisel, chainsaw, welder, computer, paintbrush, pen, or airbrush. His talent, Hisart, His way.”

Expressions in Wood
An innovative approach to an art studio/gallery that combines the creative skills of Vancouver Island woodcarvers Jackson Robertson and Kim Kirton.

Harley Refsal
He is an internationally recognized figure carver, specializing in Scandinavian-style flat-plane carving

Harley Schmitgen
View Harley’s caricature carvings

Ian Norbury
See Ian Norbury’s works in progress or his finished gallery of sculptures in wood

Ivan Whillock
Ivan has published many books and he holds regular classes in his Faribault studio

J. Christopher White
The sculpture and poetry of J. Christopher White

J.Chester Armstrong Artist Page
Bio and résumé of chainsaw carver

Jack Williams
Learn about Jack A. Williams and view his carvings

Jamie Doeren
Browse through Jamie’s sculptures, patterns, signs and mantles

Jan Oegema
Jan runs carving classes and carries a lot of carving supplies, including books on all types of carving. Check out his photo gallery, or link to some other woodworking sites.

Jim Childress
See Jim’s brid carving gallery.

Jim Roberts
Fine art wildlife woodcarving specializing in trophy fish reproductions.

Jim Wester
Visit Jim’s hand forged wood carving knives – whittling and chip carving knives, crooked knives, drawknives, adzes, scorps

Jimmy Arnold
Jimmy Arnold specializes in personalized custom made chess sets and unusual hand-carved walking sticks.

Joe Castillo
Here you will find a great assortment of fish carvings, art pieces, and woodcarving news and the latest in the wood and fish carving worlds.

Johnathan Bastian
Holly Spring Farm with Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs, Woodcarvings and much more.

Joseph Rizzo
Custom Wildlife Sculptures and Fiberglass Reproduction. Custom Signage, Displays and Exhibits. Wholesale and retail.

Jordan Anderson creates custom chainsaw carvings from bears holding custom signs, elaborate benches, to interior wall carvings.

Jude Fritts a woodcarving artist with twenty five years of experience working in a wide variety of styles and woods.

Kathy Wise
Kathy Wise is a talented animal sculptor, giftware designer, and greeting card desiner who specializes in creating products that are based on her animal designs.

Ken Rollinson
Metis carver from Canada.  Specializing in the Acadian and Mi’kmaq cultures.

Kenny Vermillion
Kenny is a wildlife artist whose website features one of a kind hand carved, hand painted wood sculptures.

Kirk Patterson
Fish and Wildlife Carvings by Kirk Patterson.

Kurt Koch
Impressive display of handcrafted wooden sculptures and figurines

Linda Forseth
Pyrographer and Lee Valley Tools instructor that specializes in wildlife studies and pet portraits.

Lora S. Irish
1000’s of woodcarving patterns. Includes packet themes as Florals, Mythology, Shell Patterns,Traditional and Wood Spirits.

Lori Corbett
You’re invited to browse Lori’s latest works. In addition to bird carvings, you’ll find limited edition prints, tips and techniques, wearable art and more.

Lynn Doughty
View Lynn’s western caricature carvings.

Mark Watson
Specializes in one of a kind Aspen wood walking canes.

Mark Yundt
Mark Yundt’s Woodworking Studio offers a variety of custom Architectural as well as religious carvings.

Mary Michael Shelley
Best Known for carved folkart paintings of waitresses, diners, animals, cows, farms, sailboats, central New York regional themes, and special order commissions

Master Wood Carvers
Managed by a team that includes veterans with over 40 years experience in the wood industry they feature a large selection of hand carved corbels, moldings, capitals, onlays and architectural details.

Mike Lawrence
The Woodcarvers Cabin – A variety of carving styles and free patterns as well as project walk throughs.

Mike Shipley
View Mike’s Ozark County Characters!

Nedra Denison
Pyrographic Artist, Author and Instructor. Distributor of Burnmaster & Razertip Woodburners

Nick Hunter
Traditional decorative carving on furniture and architecture as well as hand-cut lettering.

Nora Hall
This site contains everything you need to know about Nora Hall and her work, as well as a wealth of woodcarving resources designed to get you going in the right direction.

Paul Rolfe
Traditional woodcarving covering a broad range of subjects including sculptures, portraits, signs, church furniture and reproduction furniture.

Pat Godin
Godin Art – Featuring the Original Wildfowl Sculptures & Carving Products of Pat Godin, World Champion & Master Wildlife Artist.

Pati Stajcar
Wildlife art and figurative sculpture in bronze, wood, and stone.

Pete Ortel
Elected into the CCA in 1992, Peter Ortel has won many awards and you can view his teaching schedule and carvings here.

Peter Newton
View Peter’s realistic human faces, bronze gallery, and portfolio of a variety of fine carvings. Peter offers one-on-one lessons in his Florida studio for beginners through experienced carvers.

Rick Wiebe
Whittler and carver

Robert Reitmeyer
Supplier of wood crafts to scouts

Ron Wells
Carvings, Blanks, and Knives

Ross Oar
Woodcarving products made in the USA

Shawn Cipa
View or Purchase Shawn Cipa’s many carvings of Santas, Angels, and Woodspirits

Stephen Prescott
As a co-founder of the CCA, you can view Stephen’s work at this website or find out when he’s available for seminars or judging

Steve Brown
Online home of award winning caricature woodcarver, Steve Brown. Features his online catalog of; collide-a-scope kits, pen kits, roughout kits, woodcarving books, carving knives and carvings for sale.

Ted Gerhart
Visit Gerhart Studios: Dimensional Signs & Carvings

Tim Wiley
Woodcarving and turning artist with celtic flare.

Tina Toney
Hunchback Santa Design

Thom Inman
Hand-carved wood signs, custom house signs, personalized welcome signs and country wooden signs from Western Red Cedar.

Tony Cortese
Woodturnings and woodcarvings by Tony Cortese

Vladislav Noxoff
Vladislav Noxoff uses one of the most ancient cultural-religious objects – the mask to create sculptures, combining various cultural elements in order to achieve a creative individual style.

Walt Pendock
Walt has been a woodcarver for nearly 40 years and is the founder of the Onondaga Woodcarvers Club.

Wayne Barton
Vist Wayne’s website for tools and supplies, class and show schedules, How To’s, gallery and more

Wayne Smith
Award winning Handcrafted Woodcarvings by The Grizzly Woodsmith featuring Native Americans, Santas, Wizards and much more.

White Eagle Studios
Dedicated to providing basic instruction in carving, carving tips and news on woodcarving and whittling…and to introduce some pretty fine artists of today and yesteryear.

Wood Trails
Site dedicated to detailing the adventures in woodcarving, woodwork, sustainable living and wilderness travel.