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The competition pays tribute to old working decoys while encouraging the carving of new ones. Also held is the Contemporary Antique Competition which challenges carvers to try to emulate the appearance of antique decoys. The 2022 species for Contemporary Antique is Scoter (any of the 3 US species). Mail in your decoys or bring them… Read more »

2022 Ward Worlds: Ross Smoker: Carving for Beginners

11. Best In Woodpeckers Red Bellied Woodpecker By Ross Smoker

Ross Smoker: Carving for Beginners Sunday, April 24th, 9:00 am-Noon at the Ward Museum Ross Smoker leads a class in basic carving techniques to create a miniature woodpecker. Participants will finish the class with an unpainted woodpecker. Tools and materials provided. Click the plus sign to add one to your cart