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23rd Annual






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 Saturday, March 23, 2013 - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.



 Heydenshore Pavillion, 589 Water Street, Whitby, On.


 The Site is Wheelchair Accessible






 Plentiful and FREE



 Snack Bar and Refreshments Will be Available







Carvings and carving supplies will be on sale.

Demonstrations by many Ontario Carving Club members of Decoy, Bird, Relief and caricature carvings, as well as animals, toys and much much more.

Lots of Door Prizes

Tool Raffle

Jumble Sale - Bring in any old carving tools etc... and we will sell them at your set price minus a 10% fee













Highway 401, Exit 410

South on Brock St to the end. Becomes Water St

East on Water St to Pavillion



Rules, Regulations and Entry Procedures

1. The categories of carvings to be judged in each level are:

  Carving In the Round   Miscellaneous
  Relief Carving   Decorative Birds and Waterfowls
  Caricatures   Stylized Birds and Waterfowls
  Chip Carving  

2. The level of carvers will be classified as follows:

NOVICE a carver who has NOT won a FIRST PLACE RIBBON in any specific category in any carving competition.
INTERMEDIATE a carver who has won a FIRST PLACE RIBBON in a previous carving competition at the NOVICE level in that specific category.
ADVANCED a carver who has won a FIRST PLACE RIBBON in a previous carving competition at the INTERMEDIATE level in that specific category.
For example, a caricature carver may have moved through NOVICE to INTERMEDIATE to ADVANCED in that category, yet still be at the NOVICE level In any other category, as an example Relief Carving.
NOTE 1           Individual Club IN-HOUSE competitions do not affect any of the above classifications.
NOTE 2 The Honour System prevails in determining a carverís classification.

3. Entries must have been completed in the 12 months preceding the competition and must be entirely the original work of the entrant.

4. Carvings from kits or machine duplications as well as Intarsia are not permitted. Woodburning will only be allowed as part of a wood carving entry.

5. A $7.00 entry fee will be charged for the first carving entered and $3.00 for each additional entry, with a limit of 2 entries per carver per category at any level.

6. Registration will take place between 8: 00 A.M. and 10:00 AM. on the day of the competition. All entries must remain in the display area until 4:OO P.M. on the day of the competition at which time they may be claimed up to 4:30 P.M. No exceptions to the above will be allowed.

7. The show judges reserve the right to transfer any carving from one level or category to another Ievel or category or to combine categories where the number of entries is not sufficient to provide competition.

8. First, Second, and Third place ribbons will be awarded at the discretion of the judges.


10. While every precaution will be taken to ensure the safety and security of your carvings, BROOKLIN WOODCARVERS will not be responsible for any loss or damage to any carvings entered in the competition.

11. In order to register for the competition, please read this first and then go to our registration form page. Once there, print the form by either pressing the Print button on your browser toolbar or by selecting the File menu on your browser, and then the Print submenu. Once you have printed the registration form, kindly complete it and bring it with you to the show.   

<Click here to go to registration form.>

12. If you would prefer to download the form as a word document (formw.doc) or as a pdf document (form.pdf), click on the appropriate link below to download it. Once downloaded, double click on the file to open it and print it from your Word or pdf application.

<Click here to download the entry form as a WORD document.>

<Click here to download the entry form as a PDF document.>


13. IF YOU ARE A VENDOR OR A CLUB and require one or more tables, please download the table booking form below.

<Click here to download the Table Booking form as a WORD document.>

<Click here to download the Table Booking form as a PDF document.>



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