The 33rd Annual North Arkansas Wood Carving Competition was held in Mountain Home this past weekend where local woodcarver and Lead Hill art teacher, B. David Duncan, came away with a majority of the major awards. B. David won Best In Show with his life-size carving of a Turkey, 2nd Best In Show for a carving of a Great Blue Heron and won the coveted Caricature Carvers of America Merit Award with his carving of "Tastes Like Chicken" (a caricature carving of a cross between a chicken and a fish). In winning this CCA Merit Award, B. David has been invited to participate this fall in the National Caricature Carvers of American annual show in Converse, Indiana. In addition to these three top honors, out of 14 entries, he received 9 firsts, 4 seconds and 1 Honorable Mention. Forty eight artists from Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Tennessee came to compete in this prestigious show. You can see more of B. David's work at www.bdavidduncan.com or visit him on Facebook.