2015 Carving Competition Rules

East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival

2015 Carving Competition  Rules, Fees, and Prizes

 

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Species Selections for 2015

 

Category

Species

Notes

NC Championship

 

Harlequin Drake

Judged by IWCA Style Decoy Rules

Decorative Head Carving

 

Harlequin Drake

Pamlico Gunning Pairs

 

Sea Ducks

Includes all species of smew, long-tailed duck (old squaw), scoter, eider, harlequin,red-breasted merganser, and common merganser. Judged by IWCA Working Decoy Rules

TRADE

 

Old Squaw Drake

Material is carver’s choice. May be made of wood, cork or canvas.

O’Neal’s Gunning Division

 

Old Squaw Drake

Judged by IWCA Style Decoy Rules.

NC Songbirds

 

Songbirds typically found in North Carolina.

Songbirds include blackbirds, buntings, chickadees, creepers, crows, cuckoos, dippers, finches,flycatchers, gnatcatchers, goatsuckers, grosbeaks, hummingbirds, jays, kingfishers, kinglets, larks, nuthatches, orioles, parrots, pipits, shrikes, sparrows, starlings, swallows, swifts, tanagers, thrashers, thrushes, titmice, vireos, warblers, waxwings, woodpeckers, and wrens.A complete list of eligible species is available at the following link: http://www.ecwguild.com/songbirds-of-nc/