Burning and texturing used in bird carving are just like carving and painting ~ to learn how to burn one must burn, ~ to learn how to texture one must texture and so on and so on. One cannot ever practice enough. The purpose of this book is to acquaint beginning carvers with as wide a range as possible of texturing methods and techniques so as to enable you to progress more quickly. We recommend this book to further develop your skills in all areas of pyrography. 66pp
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
See just how easy airbrushing really is. With step-by-step instructions, you will move from the beginning to finishing a drake and hen Teal duck. When you are finished you will find that the airbrush, when used in conjunction with traditional brush techniques, will add to your joy of carving and the quality of your work.
Combines the best reference articles from the pages of Wildfowl Carving Magazine with a new collection of images. Provides a wealth of information about more than two dozen aquatic birds.
Hard Cover. 240 pages NO DISCOUNTS