2019 Waterfowl Shows

2019 Waterfowl Shows 10th Annual Hyde County Waterfowl Festival, Jan 19th & 20th The Hyde County Waterfowl Association is holding its 10th Annual Mattamuskeet Decoy & Waterfowl Festival this weekend. The festival will feature carvers, antique decoys, books and local waterfowl art. The festivities begin on Friday, January 19th as the Hyde County Waterfowl Association…

2019 Camp Canvasback Scholarship

The Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild, located in the heart of downeast Carteret County, one of America‚Äôs most storied and historic waterfowling areas, strives to perpetuate the art of decoy carving through various educational programs for adults and youths. To continue this mission, the Core Sound Decoy Carves Guild is offering partial scholarships to help…

2019 Core Sound Decoy Festival Poster Contest

Get out your pencils and paintbrushes….it’s time for the 2019 Core Sound Decoy Festival poster contest!  This will be the 19th year for the contest, which is sponsored by the Core Sound Decoy Carvers Guild.  The Guild encourages artists to submit artwork that, if chosen as the winning entry, will be used on decoy festival posters,…

2019 Year at a Glance – Annual Guild Events

Here’s a list of Guild events for the year! Summer classes/workshops have not yet been scheduled, so please check back for those dates. If you are interested in attending Kids Carving and Painting, please Dr. Stan Rule at his office at (252) 240-5437. Please note that events, dates, and times may change so please check…