Jo picked up her first burning tool in 2005. She loves everything about pyrography, including the smell of the burning wood. Her gallery, Burning Tree Art, is in Abilene, Kan.
Bob is a retired truck driver who started carving in 1982. A member of the Conewago Carvers and Lancaster County Woodcarvers clubs, Bob carves everything from animal caricatures to full size figures. He lives in Lititz, Pa., with his wife, Debby.
Everett has been a carving instructor for more than 25 years. He has made two best-selling videos, Beginning Woodcarving and Sharpening Simplified and wrote the book The Complete Book of Woodcarving.