Carving Award Winning Songbirds
Join Lori Corbett as she shares her passion for songbird carving through engaging anecdotes and expert insights. As you immerse yourself in the world of avian artistry, you’ll find inspiration in the graceful forms and delicate beauty of these handcrafted creations.
Carving Award Winning Songbirds is a captivating guide that takes readers on a journey into the intricate and beautiful world of carving songbirds. Written with both beginners and experienced carvers in mind, this book is a comprehensive resource filled with step-by-step instructions, detailed photographs, and expert tips from master carver Lori Corbett.
What to expect from Lori’s book!
Discover the artistry and skill behind transforming blocks of wood into lifelike avian creations that seem ready to burst into song. Lori Corbett’s expertise shines as she shares her techniques for selecting the right wood, creating accurate patterns, and using essential carving tools to bring out the unique characteristics of each songbird species. In this book you will find instructions and patterns to carve a Mountain Bluebird, Cedar Waxwing and the Red-breasted Nuthatch through sketches, design notes, measurements and anatomy information. it also includes instructions on creating a base mount for your creation.
Whether you’re a seasoned woodcarver looking to enhance your skills or a newcomer eager to explore a new hobby, “Carving Award Winning Songbirds” provides a wealth of knowledge to guide you through the process. From understanding the anatomy of birds and capturing their distinctive poses to adding realistic details like feathers, eyes, and beaks and feet, this book is a comprehensive manual that encourages artistic expression while ensuring accuracy and authenticity.