Workshops & Seminars

Neill Johnson Walking Stick Purchase Award

Tab Dudley - fox walking stick


Prairie Canada is pleased to provide a variety of workshops.

Prairie Canada Workshops – Fall 2019- Winter 2019

Prairie Canada is offering a host of carving workshops at the Elmwood East Kildonan Active Living Centre in Winnipeg (180 Poplar Avenue). The Centre has a dedicated workshop and lunchroom– bring a lunch. Coffee is provided. Registration is on a first come first served basis. Register with Tom McCormack at (204) 253-0885 (home). Workshop details are sent out to students in advance of the workshop. Prairie Canada can supply dust collectors and power carving equipment for a $5.00 fee. Profits raised through the workshop go towards hosting the annual competition. Full day workshop usually run from 9:30am to 4:30pm. Evening workshops run from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

Prairie Canada Carving Show and Competition 2019 - May 3-5

Prairie Canada is pleased to offer workshops, featuring talented Manitoba instructors, offering workshops for every carver from beginners to advanced.   Classes TBA

Oak Hammock Carving Guild Workshops – Winter 2019 TBA

Lee Valley Tools - Winnipeg Seminars

Lee Vally's list of seminars is now available for April to August.  These fill quickly so register early.
July 25 Make a Shadow Box Garden with Succulents
July 26 Make a Shadow Box Garden with Succulents (Ages 12 and Up)
July 27 Sharpen and Maintain Your Garden Tools

August 1 Beginner Bonsai (Ages 12 and Up)
August 2 & 3 Make a Diamond Willow Walking Stick
August 10 & 11 Paddle Making
August 15 Beginner Pyrography (Ages 12 and Up)
August 16 Beginner Woodworking: a Diddly Bow (Ages 12 and Up)
August 17 & 18 Intermediate Pyrography
August 22 & 23 Beginner Carving (Ages 12 and Up)
August 24 Make a Diamond Willow: Walking Stick (Ages 12 and Up)