From the simple carving of a "folk art" bird to the intricacies of a highly detailed realistic one, all you need to know on the subject can be learned from the following titles.
46pp By Al Streetman. Here are 20 patterns for birds and fish, sith a simplicity that makes the carving process quick and enjoyable, and the final product charming and elegant. In full color photography, the carver is lead step-by-step through the carvi
208pp By Rosalyn Leach Daisey. The carver is lead through the creating of the chicks of 5 birds: the Carolina chickadee, the Eastern bluebird, the bobwhite quail, the killdeer, and the wood duckling. Each step in the process is illustrated with a clear
92pp By Ernest Muehlmatt. Full color photographs and detailed text illustrate every part of the process from start to finish. Project begins with the roughing out of the head and carving the wings, feet, and legs to adding realistic texture, preparing th
CARVING AWARD-WINNING SONGBIRDS - CORBETT
Frank Russell takes you through all the steps to complete a Red-breasted Nuthatch ornament. He has developed a very unique way of attaching the bird to a tree branch.
In addition to the Nuthatch, he supplies working drawings and carving photos of the...
256pp By Rosalyn Leach Daisey. Beginning with accurately detailed plans and drawings, the techniques of carving, texturing, painting and mounting are explained with exquisite photographs and illustrations. The 4 projects featured are the greater yellowleg
256pp By Rosalyn Leach Daisey. One should leaf through this beautiful book to see the clear instructions, crisp black and white photographs, accurate and beautiful drawings and color art work more life-like than the real birds. The painting instuctions wi
272pp By Rosalyn Leach Daisey. The 4 songbird projects featured are the robin, bluejay, house sparrow, and the male and female cardinal. To complement the instructions there is a chapter on the basics of carving song birds, and painting techniques to fin
240pp By Rosalyn Leach Daisey. Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions and illustrations will enable the reader to learn the methods of creating these fine beautiful sculptures. This book included 5 carving projects--the American woodcock, American w