Yarmouth Waterfront Gallery carver, Bernie Forsey, has been recognizd for his excellence at a woodcarving event in Florida. The South West Florida Woodcarving Championship, held in Putat Gorda, is the premier carving show in Florida. It has hundreds of participants from the United States and Canada.
Bernie enterd the Master Carver level with an exibition of 12 works in four categories. The categories are: Minature, Lifesize Decorative Ducks, Lifesize Decorative Shorebirds and Fish Carving. He won 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in three out of the four categories. In the fourth category he won 2nd and 3rd. The only piece that won over Bernie was one that went on to get the best in show award.
Congratulations to Bernie for the fine showing. We are so fortunate to have his talent to share with you at the Waterfront Gallery in Yarmouth during the May through October season.
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