Welcome to The Tree City Carvers

We meet monthly to:
  •  Carve (special meetings)
  •  Demonstrate different techniques 
  •  Discuss showings & club business
  •  Fellowship
  •  Hone carving skills
  •  Share projects

Visitors are welcome to attend any of the meetings. 

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Come early at 6:30 pm and carve until the meeting starts.

Fred Fuller Park Shelter House
497 Middlebury Road (off of St. Rt. 59)
Kent, Ohio 44240

Additional year round Carve Ins, 7:00-9:00pm, second and fourth Wednesday of the month.

Email: treecitycarvers@gmail.com
Larry Hurd (Club President)
                       Learn to Carve a Fanbird

Classes start on October 10th 
With Bob Stadtlander

 * Learn to make this traditional symbol of health and good luck based on the old-world skills of Europe.   

* These are carved from a cedar blank out of one piece of wood.  

(The size of the cedar blank is 6 inches or 7 inches long x 2-1/2" wide x ½ inch thick.)

Cost is $7.00 for each 5" cedar blank and $8.00 for each 6" cedar blank. 

* This project is for all levels.


Students should bring their normal carving tools along with the following:

        * Bench Knife or Flexcut Pelican Knife              (KN18)
        * Flexcut Draw Knife (KN25),
        * 6" Outside Calipers,
        * 6" ruler,
        * Portable vise
        * Carving glove recommended, but not               required.

** Bob also recommends picking up at least one the following books before the class: Fan-Carving, or ....more Fan Carving by Dave and Sally Nye.

** Bob will have extra vises and draw knives for students to use during the class along with vises, calipers, bench knives, gouges, pelican knives, draw knives and books for sale.

Contact Bob Stadtlander to sign up for classes at:

1 (330) 931-7847