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Woodcarvers Club makes and raffles chess set

Larry Matney PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club members hand carved a custom designed chess set and raffled it to raise funds for the Woodcarvers Club. The raffle winner was picked at the end of the Meet the Artists Show and the winner was Bill Van Trump. The chess set was created in late 2017 and early 2018…

Woodcarvers complete bark carving class

Larry Matney PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club members completed a cottonwood bark woodcarving class on March 24, 2018. Class members were Richard Schlotzhaver, Marianne Moir, Gerald Findley (instructor), Kathy Stauffer, Kim Bowie, Cynthia Schwartz, Mark Marks, Judy Caruthers, Roger Borlaug, Mary Conz, Doug Grover Frank Glowinski, Doug Krause and Elaine Rajeski. Cottonwood bark is harvested from dead…

Woodcarvers Club completes Kachina Carving Class

Larry Matney PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club members completed a second Kachina woodcarving class on February 23, 2018. Class members were Dale Sevig, Roger Borlaug, Alan Boyce, Elaine Rajeski, Kim Bowie, Jane Peacock, Doug Groves, Mark Marks, Jerry Freeman, Gordon Andersen (instructor), Frank Higgins and Dwight Carlson. Kachinas are part of the heritage of Southwest Native Americans…

Woodcarvers receive awards from Mesa Carving Show

Larry Matney PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club members competed in the Mesa Carving Show held on February 10 and 11. The following club members received awards: Roger Borlaug: Bear received third place in the intermediate class. Gerald Findley: Peregrine Falcon and Pigeon received People’s Choice Award. Tom Wick: Northwest Indian mask received second place in the intermediate…

Woodcarvers Club change in leadership

Larry Matney In their January monthly meeting the PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club had a change in the presidency. Tom Wick, who was president, handed the club’s leadership role to Chuck Schudlt. Chuck had been the vice-president under Tom. Lyle Chrisman is the vice-president under Chuck. Ken Sloat remains as treasurer with Jeannette L. McElroy as secretary.…

Woodcarvers Club completes Kachina carving class

Larry Matney PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club members completed a Kachina woodcarving class on January 31, 2018. Kachinas are part of the heritage of Southwest Native Americans and represent messengers that interact between pueblo people and great spirits that bring things like good weather, abundant game and a bountiful harvest. Tribes have special ceremonies where men dress…

Meet The Artist Event Will Amaze You

Charlene Romanos Meet the Artist is one of the PC Art Club’s annual events, which showcases the talents of both the PC Art Club and Woodcarvers groups. The PC Art Club currently boasts 190 members, exploring and growing their talent in virtually every medium available to present day artists. The PC Woodworkers Club has 70+…

WoodCarvers news

PebbleCreek Woodcarvers Club display of recently carved masks in the Creative Arts Center; backdrop was supplied by the PebbleCreek Quilters.

Judie Harden The club welcomes visitors and new members at our monthly meetings. We meet the second Tuesday of the month at 9:00 a.m. in the Quail Room of the Creative Arts Center. Our next Introduction to Woodcarving class begins February 15. You may sign up for this class in the Gallery. Other classes scheduled…

Meet the Artists event an art gallery worthy showing

163 pieces of art and woodcarvings were on display.

Linda Strauss-Lewis The PebbleCreek Art and Woodcarvers Clubs joined together on Friday, April 3, 2015, to celebrate and share their talents and exceptional, artistic achievements with the PebbleCreek community. Hundreds of PebbleCreekers came by to enjoy wine, hors d’oeuvres and 163 pieces of original art and woodcarving works. The attendees also entered a silent auction…