Chris Whillock is from Faribault, Minnesota and will be one of the Judges for the wood carving entries. Chris has been in the carving world his entire life. When he was young, he would travel with his father, Ivan, to and from shows and workshops. Chris has since taken over the family tool & supply business … WhittlingShack.com .. and now teaches his own classes. Chris is former editor of Carving Magazine and on the board of directors of the National Woodcarvers Association.