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.


CLIFF REEDER - RVWC MEMBER
6/26/1921 - 6/26/2017
You will be missed....................



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2017 Annual RVWC Picnic
held at Dave and Nancy Chadwicks Property

Thank you to Ezra Smith for taking pictures. Always look forward to seeing his work.
The women made wonderful dishes for all to enjoy,
Kim beat Betty at corn hole,
Jim & Peg Cawthorn came over from Indianapolis.
Rex was grill master.
There was a swap table with some happy sellers & buyers
Thank you to Penny Burelson for all your help
Members were fishing, swimming, boating and enjoying each others company.
Can't wait til next year

NEW** CARVING TALK - Club News




Ashland Area Wood Carvers
hold walking Stick Seminar


Four RVWC members attended the seminar (May 19-21) given by Allen Goodman
: Bob Manning, Rick Eskins, Allen Woods & Gina Woods
It was held in Ashland KY at the steel workers hall.
Allen Goodman is the carver sitting and demonstrating
in the attached picture. Thank you to Mike Shelton for sending the picture

Don Worley face carving Seminar
March 10 & 11

Missing from picture is Teresa Balsbaugh, also picture taker


Charlie Brown Pine Cone Class



1st row - Bill Bezold & Gwen Provins
2nd row - Sandee Sansfacon

7/19 Carving Meeting 6-9pm
Heinecke Wood Delivery Today!
7/24 Carve-In 10-3
8/7 Carving Meeting 6-9pm
Knife Drawing
8/21 Carving Meeting 6-9pm
7/26 Carve-In 10-3
9/4 Labor Day - Meeting Cancelled
10/7/2017 River Valley Wood Carving Show
Scheben Library 10-4
For more Information
Click HERE for Club Calendar


July Members Birthdays
2 - Teresa Balsbaugh
7 - Bill Wright
10 - Rob Witzke
23 - Suzanne Millay
23 - Joyce Shelton
Happy Birthday


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

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





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