Tipp City-Troy Woodcarvers Club Offering Beginner Woodcarving Class

Provided by The Tipp City-Troy Woodcarvers Club

TROY - The Tipp City-Troy Woodcarvers Club, in collaboration with the Miami Valley Veterans Museum, will be offering /teaching a beginning woodcarving class at the Veterans Museum twice a month with the following mission: To provide a rewarding leisure time pursuit and hobby to Veterans and their family and friends, and to increase the membership of the Tipp City-Troy Woodcarvers Club.

   Expert carvers, Jim Filipiak, Bruce Henn and Don Worley among others will provide instruction for the meeting May 19 from 7-8:30 p.m. The classes will continue monthly with dates to be decided by the organizers.

   The classes are free with basswood blanks provided and opportunities for students to progress to advanced projects. Tools will be provided including different knives, gouges and electric dremels for the students.

   Advanced safety measures will be taken with threats or concerns for injury. Anyone interested in these free classes, call Paul Papanek at (937) 524-2748 or the Miami Valley Veterans Museum at (937)332-8852 to register prior to the class date. The Miami Valley Veterans Museum is a 501(3) non-profit located at 2245 S.
County Rd.25A, Troy.