Green-Winged Teal Pair
# Instructions for carving and painting both the hen and the drake
# Life-size patterns included for both birds
# Convenient lay-flat spiral binding
978-1-881982-60-9 The latest entry in the Workbench Projects series offers step-by-step instructions and photographs for carving and painting a green-winged teal hen and drake. Carvers will find all they need in this informative book, including life-size patterns, color swatches, taxidermy photos, and handy tips for all parts of the carving process. The author, an experienced teacher, offers detailed instruction for challenging steps such as making your own pattern and carving a one-piece bird.
About the Author:
Glenn McMurdo is an award-winning wildfowl carver who has been instructing students in the United States and Canada for more than 15 years. McMurdo was awarded third place best in show at the Ward World Carving Championships for the drake featured in this book; his green-winged hen took second place in all teals at the 2007 California Open. He lives in Cobourg, Ontario.
Format: HC with hidden spiral binding
Trim Size: 8 1/2 x 11
Photos: 340 color and b/w photos
Illustrations: 40 color swatches and 2 patterns