Showcase Venue

As in the past several years, the 2024 Showcase will be held in the Worrell building, CPCC Main Campus.

2022 Showcase Flashback

In April of 2022 we hosted the 39th Showcase of Woodcarvings. Here are some of the highlights:

Carvers participating
Carvings entered
States represented
Prize money awarded

Showcase Schedule

The schedule will be updated as details are added. Please return often.

Friday Schedule

9:00 am - setup the show.
3:00 pm - early registration.
3:00 pm - Vendors are open.
7:00 pm - building closes.

Saturday Schedule

7:00 am - 8:30 carver registration
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Vendors Open.
8:00 am - 8:30 am meeting for Judges and helpers
9:00 am - noon Judging
9:00 am - 10:00 Seminar #1 TBA
11:00 am - noon Seminar #2 TBA
noon to 5 pm - Exhibit Tables Open for Viewing
1:00 pm - 2 pm Seminar #3 TBA
2:00 pm Prize Money Winners Awarded
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Tom Wolf Carving Competition
5:00 pm - Show closes for the day.

Sunday Schedule

9:00 am - Show Opens.
9 am - 4:00 m Vendors Open
10:00 - 11:00 Seminar #4 TBA
11:15 - 12:15 pm Seminar #5 TBA
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Tom Wolf Carving Competition.
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Silent Auction Winners Announced
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Raffle Prize Distribution.
4:00 pm - Pick up your carvings.
Thank you for participating in the 41st Showcase of Woodcarvings.


What people have said about the show.

Thanks for sharing my work, and for a great show!

Chris Wilson Best of Birds

Incredible skill...congratulations

Greg Carver

Absolutely beautiful work!

Marvin Carver


Blake Carver


There are two ways to register:
Online, or by mail in/hand delivered

Complete and submit the online registration form Click to Register

Complete the registration form on page 5 of the
document and mail or deliver to the club.
Click for Registration Form

The rules will be sent to you in your registration
packet, however, click to review the rules now.
Click Here for Rules

Newsletter Signup

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Hotel Accomodations

We have reserved a block of rooms at the
Fairfield Inn and Suites Charlotte Uptown, just 4 blocks from the venue.Click for reservations

Single or Double rooms for $119.00 per night with:

  • Complimentary deluxe hot buffet breakfast
  • Complimentary shuttle service to the Central Piedmont campus
  • Reservations must be made before March 24, 2023 to secure this special rate
  • Complimentary wifi throughout meeting spaces and guest rooms
  • All suites have a microwave, refrigerator, and coffee station
  • Covered and secured parking garage for $10.00 per day

We have also reserved a block of rooms at the
Wingate Charlotte Airport South. The Wingate is about a 20-minute driveClick for reservations
from the venue.

King Bed with sleeper sofa, $109 plus tax
Two Queen beds $114 per night plus tax


Our vendors have a large supply of materials from wood stock to finished products. We welcome them and appreciate their support.

Bob Stadtlander
Bob Stadtlander has a wide variety of materials for everyone.
Carolina Mountain Reefs
Bill Johnson is a major supplier of products for the chip carving genre.
Jim Carpenter
Jim Carpenter is an expert bird carver. He sells many items directed to that craft.
Klingspor's Woodworking Shop
Klingspor's Woodworking Shop has a complete line of supplies for the woodcarver.
Ron Dowdy Roughouts
Ron Dowdy has a large selection of Caricature Roughouts to choose from.
Don Butler
Don Butler has a variety of items for the woodcarver.