Carole Jean Boyd from Wetumpka, Alabama, taught the five day class on spirit faces and Santa faces.

In August The Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarvers Club held a seminar on cypress knee carving. It was held at The Community of Christ Church at 42 Sunset Drive in Camdenton.

Carole Jean Boyd from Wetumpka, Alabama, taught the five day class on spirit faces and Santa faces.

Carole Jean has carved for thirty-one years, taught for twenty-nine years in twenty-two states, and specializes in carving faces in cypress knees. With her instruction in carving facial details, in painting, and in power carving, the students produced beautiful spirit and Santa faces.

The Lake of the Ozarks Woodcarvers Club meets the third Monday of every month at 7:00 P.M. at the Camdenton United Methodist Church. Beginners are welcome.

There is open carving weekly at the senior center at the following places: in Laurie on Wednesdays from 12:15; in Camdenton on Thursdays at 9:00; the new senior center in Osage Beach on Osage Beach Parkway on Tuesdays at 9:00 and also the 1st and 2nd Thursdays.

In Lebanon there is a carving group on Wednesdays at 9:00 at the Peggy Summers Library. For more information about the club call President Stan Kasiske at 417-532-3999. The club’s web-site is: lakeozarkswoodcarvers.org.