Jim Richardson Canadian Antique Replica Purchase Award
Susan Cowtan - W. J. "Buck" Crawford c.1920 bluebill
Morgan Whiteway Best of Show Slick Purchase Award
Ray Minaudier: ring-neck drake
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
Chainsaw Carve Horned Owl with Russ Kubera
Chainsaw handling and safety course.
Lee Valley Tools - Winnipeg SeminarsLee Vally's list of seminars is now available for April to August. These fill quickly so register early.
Interested in learning how to carve soapstone? Look no further! Having hosted several bark carving workshops with us, Peter is now offering an introductory Soapstone course with us! With a few basic tools, techniques and several pounds of Brazilian soapstone to work with, you’ll be walked through what to look for and how to plan out a carving of your own!
First come, first serve! We’ve been stirring up interest in store by putting Peter’s stunning carvings on display and now he’s going to walk you through the method of carving your own piece from bark!