The Desert Woodcarving Show in Mesa is the largest and most prestigious woodcarving show in Arizona. Rob entered 4 carvings and walked away with two first place awards and a third-place award.
Rob’s caricature carving of an old hippy, titled “Busted in Colorado”, won a first in single caricature carving and first in the entire category of caricature carving.
His beautiful carved bird titled, “At Rest”, showing a life size Killdeer, also won a first-place ribbon.
His carved life size Prairie Falcon, titled “Lookout”, won a third-place ribbon in a highly competitive birds of prey category.