Loren Woodard of Sunrise Beach taught an Introduction to Woodcarving class for the Lebanon Art Guild and Gallery on Feb. 23-24 at the Gallery. The class was well received with four students registered and completing the class. Instructor Loren Woodard covered types of tools, carving safety, types of woodcarving techniques and taught basic palm tool wood cuts. Participants finished the relief maple leaf project and started on a dogwood blossom for more practice at home. All students indicated an interest in pursuing the craft of woodcarving. Anyone interested in learning more about woodcarving can contact C.J. Patterson-McKinley at 417-531-1832. In the Camdenton area call Loren Woodard at 573-480-2003. For information about the Camdenton carving club which meets every third Monday at the Camdenton Methodist Church at 7 p.m., call President, Richard Wallace at 573-346-3859.
For the Camdenton and extended areas, there will be a Woodcarving l class March 21 with several instructors including this same instructor, Loren Woodard of Sunrise Beach, and including the president of the Camdenton club, Richard Wallace, and others. It will be held at the Lake Career Technical Center in Camdenton on Thursday nights from March 21 to May 2. Call the center to register (573-346-9271), or for information about the class call Loren Woodard at 573-480-2003.