100 Mile House Elementary students enjoyed a chainsaw carving demonstration

Carver Spirit Dean Gilpin draws a face on a pumpkin to carve at 100 Mile House Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Carver Spirit Dean Gilpin draws a face on a pumpkin to carve at 100 Mile House Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin blackens the eyes of an owl he carved. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin blackens the eyes of an owl he carved. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House Elementary students Devlin Walker (left) and Mason Grabowiecki (right) hold an owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)100 Mile House Elementary students Devlin Walker (left) and Mason Grabowiecki (right) hold an owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Ava Rywaczuk enjoyed the chainsaw carving exhibition by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Ava Rywaczuk enjoyed the chainsaw carving exhibition by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Livia Szatmari (left) and Kayla McLellend hug the owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Livia Szatmari (left) and Kayla McLellend hug the owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Madilynn Parker (left), Emrys Kirchhof (centre) and Ava Rywaczuk (right) hold the carvings donated to the school by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Madilynn Parker (left), Emrys Kirchhof (centre) and Ava Rywaczuk (right) hold the carvings donated to the school by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Ava Rywaczuk holding the owl and butterfly carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin at 100 Mile Elementary School last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Ava Rywaczuk holding the owl and butterfly carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin at 100 Mile Elementary School last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Emrys Kirchhof stands in front of a dreamcatcher display with one of the carvings done by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Emrys Kirchhof stands in front of a dreamcatcher display with one of the carvings done by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Madilynn Parker holds a pair of bears created at a chainsaw carving demonstration at 100 Mile Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Madilynn Parker holds a pair of bears created at a chainsaw carving demonstration at 100 Mile Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Students at 100 Mile House Elementary school watch Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin carve wood into animals. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Students at 100 Mile House Elementary school watch Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin carve wood into animals. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin adds detail to a pumpkin he carved for 100 Mile House Elementary school students last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin adds detail to a pumpkin he carved for 100 Mile House Elementary school students last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin blackens the eyes of an owl he carved. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Carver Spirit Dean Gilpin draws a face on a pumpkin to carve at 100 Mile House Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile House Elementary students Devlin Walker (left) and Mason Grabowiecki (right) hold an owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Ava Rywaczuk enjoyed the chainsaw carving exhibition by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Livia Szatmari (left) and Kayla McLellend hug the owl carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Madilynn Parker (left), Emrys Kirchhof (centre) and Ava Rywaczuk (right) hold the carvings donated to the school by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Ava Rywaczuk holding the owl and butterfly carved by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin at 100 Mile Elementary School last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Emrys Kirchhof stands in front of a dreamcatcher display with one of the carvings done by Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Madilynn Parker holds a pair of bears created at a chainsaw carving demonstration at 100 Mile Elementary School. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Students at 100 Mile House Elementary school watch Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin carve wood into animals. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin adds detail to a pumpkin he carved for 100 Mile House Elementary school students last Tuesday. (Fiona Grisswell photo – 100 Mile Free Press)

Fiona Grisswell

100 Mile Free Press

Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin gave a chainsaw carving demonstration at 100 Mile Elementary School last week