Magic in Wood – Ontario Wood Carving Championship

The Ontario Wood Carvers Association’s annual Magic in Wood Show – Ontario Carving Championship:  Held on Saturday, October 20th, 2018

  • Enter or view the competition showcasing the best works of art and finest talent in Ontario
  • Visit carving club and other exhibitor tables displaying many styles of wood art
  • Shop from wood and tool vendors
  • Meet other carvers of all skill levels
  • Advance your skills at one of our seminars, this year featuring Al Conquergood’s Automata mechanisms, or carve your first piece at the You can Carve exhibit
  • Get the kids started at You Can Carve or by soap carving.

2018 Magic In Wood Show – Ontario Wood Carving Championship

Held on Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Recreation Complex, 1867 Valley Farm Rd.

Pickering, Ontario


Check out our Flickr Site here to view many of the fine carvings that were entered this year.



Do you have some feedback that will help us improve our show for 2018?  Let us know what you enjoyed and what you would suggest as improvement!  

Contact Us

Electronic Registration Form

Printable Forms:

Competition Information

  • including rules and regulation, registration and entry procedures, fees, competition levels, judging criteria, competition groups and categories, awards

Competition Entry Form

Table Application
A couple of notes for table reservations:

  • Vendors applying for tables should contact [email protected]
  • Clubs and individuals who are applying for tables should do so prior to September 28th, 2018 to ensure that a table is available.
  • We ask that clubs and individuals provide an item valued at $25 or greater at the show for our Silent Auction process or a cheque for $25 prior to September 28th which will be used to purchase an item for the Silent Auction.  Be creative!  The Silent Auction item can take many forms including a carving from you or your club.