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Enkeboll Closed?

David R Sochar Member


I have not had a call for Enkeboll carvings for years. A customer is remodeling and needed two large rosettes. Enkeboll's website was wonky, so I emailed. Got one back that they are closed and will not be re-opening.

Can it be? Where does one go for gaudy overdone carvings? Or any carvings for that matter?

1/14/21       #2: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Mark B

I think I keep hearing a Bob Dylan song repeating in my head.

1/14/21       #3: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Hen Bob Member

Try Osborne wood products, they took over Bendix which did carvings and molding like Enkeboll

1/15/21       #4: Enkeboll Closed? ...
james e mcgrew  Member


With so many midsize cnc machines, 2,5d software and Russian 3d modelers on ebay You can still get most anything with some short research

1/15/21       #5: Enkeboll Closed? ...

Osborne wood products.
Great people, turn around time awesome.
Had the opportunity to tour their plant in Georgia. Lots of products

1/15/21       #6: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Pat Gilbert

These are plastic but mix with wood well when glazed.


1/15/21       #7: Enkeboll Closed? ...

White River is another option. I hope Enkeboll isn't closing. I just finished designing a fireplace wall with some of their products. I'm going to scream if I have to start over...

1/15/21       #8: Enkeboll Closed? ...
james e mcgrew  Member


Looks open to me

1/18/21       #9: Enkeboll Closed? ...
David R Sochar Member

Website is up. Looks like it is viable.

I rec'd an email from them "We are not reopening in the new year and are not accepting orders; therefore we ask that you adjust your schedule and supplier accordingly."

Another Covid victim?

1/18/21       #10: Enkeboll Closed? ...

See Art For Everyday. Their quality is comparable to Enkeboll.

Art for Everyday

1/18/21       #11: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Mark Member

Another vote for Art For Everyday.

Osborne has most of their carvings done in China and Art For Everyday is doing them all in Montreal.

1/25/21       #12: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Patrick Drake

I remember many years ago, assembling a mantle with two large lion heads and a head piece that was difficult to fit in a 12" slider, had to finish the cut with a hand saw.

3/5/21       #13: Enkeboll Closed? ...

Don't know if this means anything, but it looks like Enkeboll is getting rid of a lot of equipment...

Enkeboll Auction

3/5/21       #14: Enkeboll Closed? ...

That's a shame, someone made it their life's work to build that company. A lot of bad things happened after the founder died. They made very high quality products. In its day that was a great company.

9/3/21       #15: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Chad Sweet

Does anyone know if Klise woodworks is still in business? Looking for 3/4 x 3/4 pine egg and dart

9/3/21       #16: Enkeboll Closed? ...
Bill Member

Klise is long out of business. Brown Wood took some of their product. I would call Art for Everyday also.

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