2015 Vendor and Exhibitor Application is Now Available!

2015 Vendor and Exhibitor Application is Now Available!

The 2015 Vendor and Exhibitor Application has been finalized. Reserve your show space early and get double the booth space for free! Additional details and a downloadable version of the application can be found on the 2015 Exhibitors and Sponsors page.

Save the Date!

Save the Date!

Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 2015 2015 Open House and Woodworking Show Mark your calendar now for another fantastic woodworking festival! Fox Chapel Publishing’s 2015 Open House and Woodworking Show is returning to beautiful Lancaster County, Pa., on May 8–9, 2015. >> Tickets will go on sale in early 2015. << Join thousands […]

Rick Jensen Carving Class

Rick Jensen Carving Class

Order by phone: 1-800-457-9112, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST When: May 11-13, 2015 (Mon-Weds after Open House);  8-5 each day (3 days total). Note: This is one class that runs for three days. Where: At Fox Chapel Publishing HQ in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania ​What: ​Rick will be teaching a three-day class on […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Wayne Barton

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Wayne Barton

Wayne Barton is an acclaimed chip-carving instructor and a Woodcarving Illustrated Woodcarver of the Year. He is the author of seven best-selling books and videos about chip carving. Founder of The Alpine School of Woodcarving, Ltd., Wayne has been the driving force of the chip carving renaissance in North America for the past quarter century. […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Shawn Ferguson

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Shawn Ferguson

If you love jigsaw puzzles, or are just looking to learn a rewarding and personally expressive hobby to last a lifetime, don’t miss Shawn Ferguson’s classes. Shawn is a pediatrician and passionate puzzle crafter who creates unique and whimsical hand-cut wooden jigsaw puzzles. He is going to teach his wonderful multilayer puzzle technique, as seen […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Carole Rothman

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Carole Rothman

Carole Rothman’s bowls are just amazing… they look like they were painstakingly turned on a lathe, when in fact you can easily create them with just a scroll saw. A regular contributor to Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts magazine, Carole is the author of two books from Fox Chapel Publishing, Wooden Bowls from the Scroll Saw and Creative […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Rick Jensen

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Rick Jensen

Rick Jensen is the author of the Illustrated Guide to Carving Tree Bark from Fox Chapel Publishing, and his work is profiled in Carving Found Wood: Tips, Techniques & Inspirations from the Artists. An award-winning carver, Rick travels throughout the U.S. and Canada hosting woodcarving seminars, and judging carving shows. He will teach his specialized techniques for carving […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Tom Hindes

Anyone who reads Woodcarving Illustrated magazine or follows the WCI Message Board is familiar with Tom’s woodcarving artistry. His wonderful wizards, gnomes, Noah’s Arks, and Christmas ornaments are a joy to see and a delight to make. Tom teaches quick and simple ways to carve in less time with minimal cuts. He will show how to master […]

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Floyd Rhadigan

2015 Instructor Spotlight: Floyd Rhadigan

Floyd Rhadigan is a member and past president of the Caricature Carvers of America, and was winner of the 2005 National Caricature Carving Competition. He is the author of two books from Fox Chapel Publishing, Carving Fantasy Characters and Carving Fantasy Creatures, and a regular contributor to Woodcarving Illustrated magazine. Floyd will teach his unique style of carving at three […]

2014 Woodcarving Illustrated Woodcarver of the Year Rick Jensen Scheduled for Open House 2015

2014 Woodcarving Illustrated Woodcarver of the Year Rick Jensen Scheduled for Open House 2015

Rick Jensen is the author of the Illustrated Guide to Carving Tree Bark from Fox Chapel Publishing, and his work is profiled in Carving Found Wood: Tips, Techniques & Inspirations from the Artists. An award-winning carver, Rick travels throughout the U.S. and Canada hosting woodcarving seminars, and judging carving shows. He will teach his specialized techniques for carving […]

Master Woodturner Barry Gross Scheduled for Open House 2015

Master Woodturner Barry Gross Scheduled for Open House 2015

Look for award-winning pen maker Barry Gross at the 2015 Open House & Woodworking Show! Barry is going to lead two different classes during the festival: “Creating a Fine Writing Instrument” and “Clear Casting a Pen Using Polyester Resin.” Barry’s one-of-a-kind pens have been purchased by the White House as gifts for foreign dignitaries, and […]