The Northeast Iowa Woodcarvers club is a group of people interested in the art of woodcarving.
The primary purpose of the club is to promote woodcarving and offer an opportunity to observe, learn, and participate in the world of woodcarving.
Our Objectives for the club are to:
Carving sessions are held the third Saturday of each month starting at 9:30 AM from September to March. Sessions are lead by an instructor and each session includes a different projects. Skills range from beginners to seasoned carvers.
Meetings are held the third Sunday of each month from September to April from 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the Waterloo Center for the Arts.
Other Activities Include
The club was formed in 1970 by Dr. Glenn Miller, a Waterloo dentist. It started with 10 or 12 of his friends and they met at the Waterloo Recreation Center, now called The Waterloo Center for the Arts. The club still holds their meeting at this same location with approximately 60 members.
Important Club Changes for 2014
New Meeting and Carving Location The club members have approved the meeting and carving at New Aldaya, 7511 University Ave., Cedar Falls, IA, beginning this May, 2014.
Meeting Year-round Starting this March we will be meeting year-round
Meeting and Carving Sessions on the Same DayStarting the 3rd Saturday in March we will be following a new agenda.