Carving a Peregrine falcon

Carving a Peregrine falcon

And Illustration of the process of carving a peregrine falcon My intent with this Peregrine Falcon post is to both help everyone understand the carving process and encourage people to unleash their creative abilities.   Having been self taught until a year ago, I...
Sculpting a Red Fox Bust

Sculpting a Red Fox Bust

Starting to sculpt a Red Fox I decided to carve a life-size red fox.  I learned quite a bit carving the wolf head and will now have a chance to apply some new techniques.  This project will be take a little more time to complete because I’m including...

Nuthatch Project

Overview Having observed both Red Breasted and White Breasted Nuthatches at the bird feeder, I wanted to learn more about them.  The best way to learn about a bird is to try and carve them.   The process starts with researching the bird in books and...

Orchard Oriole Pair

The Composition At the request of a customer, this sculpture of two Orchard Orioles will serve as a table centerpiece.  I will have to be sturdy and be aesthetically pleasing from all directions. A pair of Orchard Orioles (the smallest of the Oriole family) will...

Elf Owl

The Smallest Owl in the World The Elf owl lives in the Southwest part of the United States and further south into Mexico.  This tiny owl primarily eats insects (scorpions and beetles)  and is adapted to living in a desert environment.  This five ...
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