Award-winning woodcarver Desiree Hajny reveals her artistic approach to carving North America’s most exciting predator. Inside you’ll find ready-to-use patterns for carving black bears and grizzlies.
Join award-winning woodcarver Desiree Hajny as she reveals her artistic approach to carving North America’s most exciting predator. Desiree is well known for her lifelike, richly detailed animal carvings. Now she shares her knowledge and carving secrets with you in this handy reference guide. Celebrate the natural beauty of wild bears as you create your own magnificent woodcarvings.
Inside you’ll find ready-to-use patterns for carving black bears in addition to grizzlies. Furthermore, clear reference photos provide inspiring views of bears from all angles. Color-coded anatomy sketches also you to understand how they move. The author offers expert tips for carving challenging details like eyes, nose, ears, and paws. Especially relevant are the texturing, painting, and finishing techniques.