Take a seat with these world renown carvers at your side as you venture into this exciting area of woodcarving.
Ian Norbury is recognized as one of the world's leading wood sculptors, with works in Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London. Here this living master provides one-to-one virtual training for aspiring woodcarvers, as he carves and explains his...
1hr. Research, patterns, sawing, rounding and forming feather groups and bill detailing are all covered. Artistic aspects are stressed over technique by the 10 time World Champion carver.
1hr. Sealing, mixing paints, adding vermiculation using acrylic paints. Capturing subtle transition areas where different color feathers overlap allows Pat to achieve incredible detail. Wet blending and wash blending of paints is also covered.
2hr. Using the Mallard Drake as his subject, Pat shows techniques for creating iridescence and painting vermiculation. Methods for wet and wash blending acrylic paints.
30min. Feather formation, grinding and burning detail. Feathers and other details are formed using various grinding tools. The 10 time World Champion enhances the texture via woodburning as well.