Aaron Mayer has been wood carving since 2006. He enjoys learning tips he can use to improve his skills, and taking classes from world class carvers. He has had success in numerous carving competitions, winning a people’s choice, carvers’ choice, and many first place ribbons. He began instructing in 2016, and has taught and conducted seminars along the Front Range. His goal in instructing is to provide a calm, relaxing environment where the students can have fun, while learning a new skill or improving on an existing one.
Aaron has lived in Colorado Springs since 1988. He enjoys hiking, reading, working with his hands, and is a member of the Pike’s Peak Whittlers Club. He and his brother are currently writing an article, to be published in Wood Carving Illustrated.