2024 Show

2024 PRE-SHOW SEMINARS

MIWG & Oceanside Woodcarvers invite you to join us for one of the following:-

Half-size paddle with bear head relief

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Brad Atchison

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Two day course

4th & 5th April, 2024

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

$225

(includes a western red-cedar paddle blank and yellow-cedar for a bear relief insert.)

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Brad Atchison is an award-winning wood sculptor and master woodcarver who competes at the Expert level and judges at many carving competitions. He instructs workshops at Lee Valley Tools and offers customized lessons for kayak paddles and team-based projects for a BC summer camp. Brad’s carving subjects mostly reflect his passion for biology and ecology. See more about Brad and examples of his work at: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153772255509179&type=3


Max 8 people

This Seminar will be held at the Shelley Hall Center, 186 Shelley Road, Parksville BC

After registering, you will be sent details and a list of tools & supplies to bring.

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To register send a cheque for $50 by March 4th to:-

Mid Island Woodworkers Guild

c/o Bill Beese, 885 Linwood Lane, Nanaimo, BC V9R 6P2

(Cheque payable to MIWG, or an e-transfer to bill.beese@gmail.com. Balance due at the seminar)

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The course is open to all skill levels

Brad will teach both knife carving and rotary tool carving techniques.

After registering, you will be sent details and a list of tools & supplies to bring.

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For more information,

contact Bill Beese:

250-802-8075 or bill.beese@gmail.com

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