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
RVWC Member
Pat Scott
passed away on October 19, 2016

Pat along with Ferd Kruetzkamp & Dick Middleton helping with Ornaments for Kids Project

Further information for arrangements: ferdk at fuse.net
R.I.P. to a Good Friend and Memorable Lady

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

October Member Carvings

1st Row - Dick Middleton
2nd Row - Marian McDanial
3rd Row - Donna Waller

2016 Sr. Health Fair at Boone Fairgrounds
Dick Middleton, Bob Manning, & Sandee Sansfacon

Raffle winner of the Comfort Birds,
carved and donated by Rex Sanfacon was

Sandy D.


August / September Carvings & Burnings

RVWC and Eastgate Carvers member
Bill Wright
put together a class with nationally known
Carole Jean Boyd

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

October Members Birthdays
1- Gitta Wahrenburg
29 - Marian McDaniel
November Members Birthdays
Bob Manning
Happy Birthday

10/17 Carving Meet 6 - 9
10/22 Carve-In 10-3
11/7 Carving Meet 6-9pm
deadline for Ornaments for the military
For more Information
Click HERE for Club Calendar

Beginner Carving Video by Don Daily
This is a beginner carving project 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

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