Day Five - Judgement Day

Today is Judging Time and the list of carvers, their categories and placement are listed below.

The Carvers:


1st Place - Ryan Cook - "Poseidon"

2nd Place - Junior Henderson - "Who Gives A Hoot"

3rd Place - Cody LaFrance - "Cemetery Gates"

Ulla Haglund - "Granpa"

Kevin Lewis - "Dragon Hunter"

Jesse Toso - "Akumal Dream"


1st Place - Shea Larking - "Wild BC"

2nd Place - Adam Youngblut - "On The Pier"

3rd Place - Randy Gauthier - "The Lycan Mad"

Angela Kroeker - "Lions Pride"

Warren Little - "Full Moon"


1st Place - Sandi Cleaver - "We're Starvin' Seagulls"

2nd Place - Fabian Rousseau - "Wild Man Of The Forest"

3rd Place - Amanda Chalmers - "A Feather In Her Cap"

Rob & Deb Clandenning - "It's A Good Day"

Novice (no placing, carvings auctioned)

Marina Cole - "Fallen"

Dianna Mark Meston - "(Not So) Light House"

People's Choice

Ryan Cook

Carver's Choice (a tie)

Junior Henderson and Marina Cole


Glenn Greensides - "Running The Gauntlet"

Jerry Strelioff, Howard Lobb, Max Chickite (a collaboration) - "Spirit of Nations"


Jerry Strelioff, Howard Lobb, Max Chickite


Keep tuned for more pics of the carvers with their finished masterpiece and the raw log it was created from (it will be a few days as yours truly needs a rest after site clean up and has to go down Island for a couple of days - boy, these carvers create lots of sawdust but we love 'em all and are truly blessed to have them here and become part of our growing carving family.

Day Four - Getting Close

It's Day Four and the carvings are getting close to the finishing stages

Future Carver? and something different

This is Hard Work

Different Styles

Big and Tall

This is the Traditional West Coast carving at its best

Traditional Beach Salmon BBQ

Happy 20th Transformations on the Shore Max

Day Three - Well on the way to a Masterpiece

Things are really taking shape and some good stuff is coming out of that wood.


Day Two - Getting Into It

After a sleep it's back at it for the carvers

Day One – Big Cuts Today

We're off and running, the big chunks are flying (falling?) off

and things are beginning to take shape