A comprehensive book from one of America’s most successful carving teachers. Painting instructions for over 40 species of waterfowl, with various painting techniques are explained with the aid of step-by-step illustrations. Fine color photographs of the finished bird carvings and close-up details
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.
This volume is a complete and extensive source book of wildfowl observation for carvers, taxidermists, ornithologists, bird watchers and waterfowl enthusiasts. This book contains a wealth of beauty with each photograph taken. Hard Cover
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