The Northwest Carving Academy

  The 2016 list of classes and instructors is available, there may be some additions and additional information posted so check back.

The academy would like to invite you to join fellow carvers and instructors from all over the United States and Canada at the 8th annual Northwest Carving Academy in Ellensburg, WA in July 2016.

  Come spend the week of July 10-15, 2016 at one of the classes, learning from some of the best instructors and carvers in the country and share your knowledge and love of the art of carving.

  Registration begins Dec 1, 2015 for carvers who did not pre-register at the 2015 Academy.  Get your registration in as soon as possible to reserve your spot. 

Registration information.

Registration form.

  Waiting lists will established as classes fill, as people often have to change plans at the last minute, so if you are interested in a class that full be sure to get on the wait list of that class.


  The academy is held at the Kittitas County Fairgrounds Event Center and there is RV and campsites available at the fairgrounds, see registration page.

  Ellensburg has great hotel/motel accommodations some with special rates for those attending the academy.

  Add some extra time to come early or stay late and take in some of the wonderful sites in and around Ellensburg.