Wildlife Photography Class

The Guild is excited to offer a Wildlife Photography class led by master photographers Gordon Allen and Dan Williams. This class will take place on Saturday, April 27th, from 9am – 5pm. Lunch will be provided. Cost is $125 per person and class size is limited. Please plan to meet at the Guild building at…

LOON DAY 2019

  It’s nearly that time….LOON DAY!!!   Loon Day is an annual event held by the Guild in May. The first several years the competition was for “loons only” but this year all birds will be included – puddle, divers, geese, confidence, and of course, LOONS! The competition is a donation in that the decoy…

2019 Jamie Hand Summer Class

The Jamie Hand class is FULL!!  However, if you’d like to take this class, please let us know….we have started a waiting list and may have a SECOND class this summer if enough folks are interested!  This is a FANTASTIC class and does not disappoint!  Shoot us an email or give Jerry a call if…

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’s 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 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…