River Valley Patch
The mission of the River Valley Wood Carvers' Club is to promote, teach and practice the art of wood carving and wood burning. Club membership is open to anyone interested in wood carving or wood burning. Founded in 1999, our club covers the areas of southern Ohio and Northern Kentucky in the Greater Cincinnati area.

Home Events Photos
Links and Extras
Carving/Burning Pages
Calendar CARVING SHOW Friends Remembered
Don Mertz Seminar

Finished Carvings will be posted
as they come in.
More Class pics at Events Photos- Above

November Member Carvings
1st Row - Jay Breda, John Schneider, Jim Cable
2nd - Don Hogue1 & 2, Bill Bezold
3rd - Mike Shelton, Dick Middleton 2 & 3
4th Larry Bowen, Bob Manning 2 & 3

2016 River Valley Wood Carving Show

Two of our exhibitors had a place set aside for past members carvings.
Ron Collins and Don "Sarge" Schaffner

River Valley Wood Carving Show
Competition Winners
Best Dressed Table - Charlie Brown
1st - Charlie Brown / tiki cane
2nd- Sandee Sansfacon / spiral Santa
3rd - Rick Eskins / Standing Bear

Guests Favorite Voting
Carving - Dick Middleton
Woodburning - Jim Cable

Meetings are: 1st & 3rd Mondays of Month
Carve-Ins: 4th Saturdays 10-3
Yearly Dues: $12 Individual/$18 Family

November Members Birthdays
20 - Bob Manning
December Members Birthdays
4 - Mary Lou Brennen
10 - Jim Cable
10 - Paul Miller
12 - Jean Schaffner
Happy Birthday

12/3 Independence Christmas Walk
RVWC will be at Firehouse
12/5 Recognition/Christmas Dinner 6-9
12/19 Carving Meeting 6-9pm
12/24 Carve-In CANCELLED
1/2/17 Carving Meeting 6-9
10/7/2017 River Valley Wood Carving Show
Scheben Library 10-4
For more Information
Click HERE for Club Calendar

This is a great beginner Carving Video
by Don Daily

In it he explains the different beginning cuts and
how to achieve them. Then he carves a letter
opener project using all the cuts he went over.

CLICK HERE for Video

2016 Annual Picnic

The RVWC wood carved sculpture is right at home next to the altar at Taylor Mill United Methodist Church.


The goal is to provide PRESENTATION CANES
to a select group of Post 9-11 Veterans
who have received some manner of leg disability
from combat related actions. If interested in helping to carve
or learning more
Click Here

Home of RVWC
Taylor Mill United Methodist Church

5160 Taylor Mill Rd.
Taylor Mill, KY
1st and 3rd Mondays 6-9
Carve-Ins 4th Saturday 10-3
Beginners to Advanced
Contact us Here if you would like to Visit
or want more information