and Female Cardinal
bird study photographs
unique book can be appreciated on two levels: first, as a step-by-step
set of instructions, with exquisite photographs and hand-drawn
illustrations covering techniques of carving, texturing, painting and
mounting of five songbird projects; second, as a work of art unto
five songbird projects featured are the Robin, Blue Jay, House Sparrow
and the male and female Cardinal. To
complement the instructions there is a chapter on the basics of carving
songbirds. The carefully
organized text and clear step-by-step instructions provide an
unsurpassed guide to this form of carving.
last chapter contains live bird photographs, inspiring the student to
expand the patterns to multiple positions.
Seeing the live bird is essential in portraying the true essence
of the species.
Price: $45.00 plus