About the Artist:
-Based in Norfolk, Nebraska
-Multi-media artist since the 1980s
-Woodcarving since 2011
-Set apart by precise detail, stylized use of texture and natural wood
-Carves wildlife, caricatures, bark carvings, and signature Santas
-Past President of the Northeast Nebraska Woodcarvers Association
-Teaching woodcarving since 2016
-Currently serves on the Board of Directors of Mid-America Woodcarvers Association
He has received many top awards at various Woodcarving Shows.
- Novice Champion – Otter Trio
2014 Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Show in Omaha.
- Advance Champion – African Lion
2015 Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Show in Omaha.
- Best of Show – Mama Giraffe Giving Kisses
2016 Mid-America Woodcarvers Association Show in Omaha.
- Best of Show – Lioness with Cubs
2017 Kaw Valley Woodcarvers Show in Topeka.
Roger’s instructors and inspirers include: Morris Anderson, Steve Brown, John Burke, Kirt and Linda Curtis, Marty Dolphens, PJ Driscoll, Debbe Edwards, Rick Jensen, Desiree Hajny, Jim McKenney and Betty Stoley.
Please browse the Gallery or view Roger’s Schedule to learn more.