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Thursday, November 12, 2015

2015 Catawba Valley Wood Carvers Club Top Winners

Here is the top winners of the 14th Annual Catawba Valley Woodcarving Competition:

  • Category #34 – SWAP
    • 1st Frank Freer
    • 2nd Dwayne Gosnell
    • 3rd Mitch Cartledge


  • Best of Show Theme
    • 1st  Neil Zyp
    • 2nd Steve Robertson
    • 3rd Dottie Sabo


  • 3rd Best of Novice
    • Paul Desrosiers Chip Carved Candle Box
  • 3rd Best of Intermediate
    • Jim Horn Gun Rack With Long Guns
  • 3rd Best of Open
    • Jeff Kleineick Assassin’s Creed Conner


  • 2nd Best of Novice
    • Eugene Cleveland Cowboy
  • 2nd Best of Intermediate
    • Peter Gendle Cotton Wood Bark House
  • 2nd Best of Open
    • Mike Bennnett Wolf


  • 1st Best of Novice
    • David Quine Wood spirit
  • 1st Best of Intermediate
    • Rufus Rowland Red-Tailed Hawk
  • 1st Best of Open 
    • Jim Carpenter Red-Tailed Hawk

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Show Winners List

Here is a list of those who prizes at this year's 15th Annual Extravaganza:


  • Grand Prize: $1,000:  Kathie Sherrill – Denver, NC
  • $500:  Ashley Ambrose – Morganton, NC
  • $500:  Mac Hoffman – Morganton, NC
  • $500:  Bruce Dalzell – Biltmore Lake, NC
  • $500:  Randy Sherrill – Mooresville, NC
  • Proxxon Chop and Miter Saw:  Lee Robbins – Catawba, NC
  • Wilton ATV Vise:  James Lamb – Newton, NC & Matt Armstrong Boone NC

Friday, October 16, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

14th Annual Extravaganza Highlights - Youth Activities

A big thanks to the Hickory Museum of Art for providing youth activities at the 14th Annual Extravaganza!