Whether you are a novice exploring the craft of decoy carving, a veteran craftsman seeking a change of pace, or a painter looking for a fresh outlet to demonstrate your talents, the author's expert guidance will have you creating your very own stylized contemporary decoy to display and admire. 370 color photographs and easy-to-follow instructions. 108pp
This is the most complete book on how to make hunting decoys ever written. You are taken step-by-step in great detail through the making of eighteen different decoys, literally covering every aspect of the art. It is like having fifteen of the finest decoy carvers right in your own workshop, coaching you every step of the way including design, carving, painting, floating and rigging. Hard Cover
Oversized book. The purpose of this book is to create a set of simple, workable patterns for the novice carver to use as he develops basic skills. Patterns for 28 hunting birds are included along with painting instructions.