Woodcarvers of Las Vegas

We are a new group of woodcarvers of all skill levels who want to advance our skills and help others. We are meeting at Woodworkers Emporium on south Arville in Las Vegas.
We meet on the 4th Saturday of each month.
Come join us .
For more information contact Dennis Patchett 702-782-3519

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Las Vegas Woodcarvers February Meeting.

This months meeting was attended by 5 members and one guest. Our guest Carl was a wood turner with an interest in woodcarving.

There was a lot of discussion on different methods of tool sharpening. Mike brought in his power sharpener ( sorry I didn't get the brand) and gave a demo on sharpening gouges.
Mike also shared his new carving mallet, a 28 oz.Lignun Vitae ( tree of life)
from the UK.
Several carvers brought in new carvings for our display case in Woodworkers Emporiums main store.
Rod brought in a tortoise and a dog.
Scott brought in a caricature cowboy.
John brought in  a boot carving in progress to share.
And Randy brought in a 3 bird carvings on one of the branches from Dennis last month.
 See you next month.