Owl's Nest Woodcarving Club

Promoting Woodcarving in the Kitchener-Waterloo Region




4th Wood Art in the Cities
Woodcarving & Wood Burning Competition & Exhibition

The Owl's Nest Woodcarvers are happy to announce, that in conjunction with The Grand Valley Woodcarvers, we will once again be cohosting our annual woodcarving and wood burning competition.

featuring the
Owl's Nest Carving Competition*
Canadian National Wildfowl Carving Competition

March 18, 19, 20, 2016
RIM Park (Manulife Financial Sportsplex), Waterloo, Ontario

A Celebration of Wood Carving & Wood Burning not to be missed!

*Formerly held in conjunction with the K-W Wood Show, this will be our 24th annual woodcarving and burning competition.

Whether as a competitor or an admirer of wood art, we encourage you to join us in this celebration.

Show Hours:
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 12 noon to 5:00 p.m. Free admission *
Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Admission $5.00
Sunday, March 20, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Admission $5.00
* Friday admission is free but donations will be accepted

Some images from the 2014 Wood Art in the City Show

Best of Show - Bud Pipher Best of Beginner - Brian Barron Intermediate Human - Dan Marlatt

Bark carving Display Beginner Pyrography - Don Deasex Beginner Pyrography - Kimberly Watteel

Best of Level Display Chip Carving Display Intermediate Caricture - Bill Manson

Intermediate Caricture - Bill Manson Novice Animal Display Novice Pyrography Display

Open Relief - Bill Myette

Read about the 2014 Owl's Nest Carving Competition by clicking the PDF link below

The Owls Nest 2014 Carving Copetition - Report of show and Winner List

Some images from the 2013 Wood Art in the City Show

Woodshow Best of Show - John Van Tent Woodshow

Best of Open Graham Jones Bob Lavender