2014 Kaw Valley Woodcarvers Annual Show
Ramada Topeka West 605 SW Fairlawn Road Topeka, Kansas 66606
The 35th Annual Kaw Valley Woodcarvers show will be November 22 – 23, 2014 in Topeka, Kansas. This is the weekend preceding Thanksgiving. The 35th annual show, sale and competition will be held at the Ramada Topeka West (formerly known as the Holiday Inn West Holidome), 605 SW Fairlawn Road. The show hours are Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 11-4. Admission $3
Members, vendors and exhibitors are invited to join us for breakfast before the show on Sunday at Coyote Canyon (8:45 – 10:15). Great breakfast, great conversation & door prizes.
Exhibitors and Vendors please contact:
For Questions: Darrel Kellerman, KVWC Show Co-Chair 785-817-4570.
Entry forms and fees are to be mailed to: Kaw Valley Woodcarvers, P.O. Box 4348, Topeka, KS. 66604. Please attach the show entry form with your mailing.
Note to Woodcarving Suppliers: Though space is limited, we welcome vendors at our show. All contracts must be approved by the board.
A block of rooms has been set aside for the Kaw Valley WoodCarvers Show & Sale participants at $79, plus taxes of approx. $15, for a total of approx. $94 per night. The contact number for the special rate is 1-844-569-8040, and tell them that you are registered for the Kaw Valley WoodCarvers show. If you call any other number they will not be aware of this special rate. Please contact Darrell Kellerman (785-817-4570) should you have any problems with reservations.
Our show judge for this year will be John Engler. John is an experienced show judge having judged many shows in the Midwest, he is a watercolor instructor and instructs classes on relief carving. He will be offering a watercolor painting class the Thursday and Friday prior to our show (Nov 20, Nov 21). John’s website: http://www.johnenglerwoodcarving.com
UTC hardwoods from the Branson area will have an assortment of carving wood available, and we anticipate that Mountain Woodcarvers from Estes Park will again be in attendance to offer carvers a varied supply of carving tools and resource material.
We look forward to you attending our show as a visitor, exhibitor, Competitor or to purchase carving supplies from one of our vendors.
2014 Kaw Valley WoodCarvers Show Chairman
Darrel Kellerman – co-chair
Jerry Claude – co-chair