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33rd Showcase of Woodcarvings

33rd Showcase of Woodcarvings

Marion Diehl Recreation Center
2219 Tyvola Road Charlotte, NC 28210
Phone: 704-529-1748 | 
Welcome to The Charlotte Woodcarvers Showcase of Woodcarvings 2016 – the largest Woodcarving Show/Competition in the Southeast. Our event is a competition of over 800 carvings entered by over 120 carvers from 15 states.COMPETITION. There are 3 levels of competition: Novice (green tablecloths), Intermediate (blue tablecloths), and Open (burgundy tablecloths). Within each level, there are over 30 categories, such as Ducks, Human Figures, etc – and then within each category there is “natural” and “painted” subcategories – totaling over 180 subcategories to be judged. CARVINGS and CARVING SUPPLIES FOR SALE. There will be hundreds of Carvings for sale by Exhibitors – all carved by the Carver. Some carvings – usually identified by the carvers’ business card – will be for sale as well. Check with a Charlotte Woodcarver if you have questions on this. Vendors will have tools and supplies for sale. FREE LESSONS FOR NEW CARVERS. Charlotte Woodcarvers will have a table for new carvers – join the Club and get 8 WEEKS of free lessons. We can teach you to carve. We will assist you in purchasing supplies from Vendors at the Show Enjoy our show, and be sure to ask one of our club members if you have questions. Most of us will be wearing dark blue shirts with The Charlotte Woodcarvers logo on front.
Information & Amenities
Admission:Free
Age Range:All Ages
Facility Amenities:Accessible by Public Transportation, ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Concession Stands, Food/Beverage Service, Parking on site
General Information:Hours of Operation: Saturday 8:00 - 4:00 and Sunday 10:00 a 4:00
Location:South Charlotte, South Park
Payment Methods:Cash, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Visa
Type:Art
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