Thursday, October 25, 2012
Next week Wednesday is October 31, 2012 and Halloween. There will be no carving at the school as the school will be secured to prevent possible vandalism. Stay home and be safe, hand out some candy and look after your own house. See you at 10 AM, November 3, 2012 at our Saturday meeting. Our Next Wednesday carving session will be on November 7, 2012.
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Meeting called to order at 10:05
Present: Rick den Braber President
Stu Holmes Vice President
Roger Kovaltsenko Treasurer
Siegh Brueckner Secretary
Attendance: 16 Members, 0 Visitors,
MSC Adoption of minutes from September 8,2012 Bonnie Sorenson, Mike Cutting, carried
Income $ 418.50 Expenses $ 334.00 Bank balance: $7586.12
MSC Acceptance of Financial Report, Roger Kovaltsenko, Bob Young, carried
27 members have paid their dues for this year.
A reminder that current annual fee is $30.00 and due.
Discussion on updating current membership list.
Show Committee Report:
The committee will meet on Wednesday November3,2012 at 7:00pm
Report presented by Ken Smorang.
We are applying for a license and the prizes for this year’s raffle are a sport fish, loon and ducklings.
Tickets are $2.00 each or $3.00 for 5.
We are on the Abbotsford Art Council’s E mail list.
We have secured a space in the Sportsman show and the Log home show at a cost of 2 for 1 at the Tradex Exhibition
Rolf reported the page is up to date.
Discussion was held over establishing a buy and sell page.
MSC That we establish a Buy and Sell page for CFVC members dedicated to the sale of carvings and carving related materials. Rolf Zeller, Stu Holmes. Carried
Discussion over the wording in the “OUR ORIGIN” section of the Web Page. Rick will edit the segment to conform to today’s acceptable language and forward it to Rolf.
Discussion on the member gallery of the page . Requesting more members Bio’s and pictures of carvings.
Discussion on the merits of joining the Chilliwack Art Council.
MSC That we join the Chilliwack Art Council. Bonnie Sorenson, Jean Thiessen, carried
NWCA minutes for September are placed in the Library.
NWCA annual show is Nov.10-11 particulars are in their minutes.
CHIP BIN is having a clear out sale on Ramelson Palm tools at $10.00 reg $18+.
Bonnie donated a book on carving miniature birds to the Library.
Noted as received advertising for ballpoint pens.
KMS wood show Coquitlam store October 18-20, 2012 8Am-6PM.
Bonnie reported that the carvers at the Sorrento seminar obtained their YELLOW CEDAR from
EDGE GRAIN CEDAR (604 463 5110)
23398 Fisherman Rd.
Maple Ridge, B.C.
Christmas Party in place of Dec. meeting more info to come and confirm.
$30.00 was raised. $15.00 was won by Ken Smorang , several non-monetary prizes were won by other
Show and Tell:
Ten carvings were brought for this month’s presentation.
Rick den Braber , Ken Misener, Ken Smorang , Bob Young, Mack Dunlop, Bonnie Sorenson and Stu Holmes
Presented their work with commentaries.
Meeting adjourn: 11:45