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Books- Carving
       
  Title Author Publisher Description Loaned to: Loan Date
             
Wodcarving- 20 Great Projects for Beginners & Weekend Carverso John Hillyer Lark Books 80 pages, color photos, simple designs but well done. For both beginner and experienced carvers.    
John Scheeler- Bird Carver Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books Biography of a pioneer of contemporary bird carving. Used techniques still in use today by the prominent carvers at the Ward Competition. This book is a must read for bird carvers. Donated to the Aiken Wood Carvers by Dorthy Johnson, 3/20/2010.    
Nature in Wood- Great Patterns for Carving (Book 3) George Lehman/David Hunt Fox Chapel Nice fairly simple patterns for the Intermediate carver. Good descriptions of techniques. From Ned & Marge Peterson 10/2013    
Carving Caricature Busts W. “Pete” LeClair Schiffer Books Very nice “How To...” color photos with some patterns for the Intermediate/experienced carver. Good descriptions of techniques. From Ned & Marge Peterson 10/2013    
Carving Ornamental Miniature Flying Birds Anthony Hillman Dover Publishing Simple patterns for the Beginner/Intermediate carver. From Ned & Marge Peterson 10/2013    
Easy to Do- Flower Patterns for Woodcarvers Mack Sutter Dover Publishing Simple relief patterns for the Beginner/ Intermediate carver. Good descriptions of techniques. From Ned & Marge Peterson 10/2013    
Carving Crazy Critters Gary Batte Fox Chapel Books 52 pages, color and B/W high quality photos. Simple patterns for beginner, intermediate and experenced. From Ned & Marge Peterson 10/2013    
Carving Found Wood Vic Hood/Jack Williams Fox Chapel Books 10 carvers show off their skills in carving “found” wood. Beautifully done. What you'd expect for Fox Chapel. But not much in actual “how to...” Good inspiration book.    
Carving Cypress Knees Carole Jean Boyd Fox Chapel Books Carole is a Cypress knee carver from Alabama. Beautifully done, excellent work. What you'd expect for Fox Chapel. Actual “how to...” Good inspiration book.    
Carving Hummingbirds Charles Solomon/David Hamilton Fox Chapel Books Good book on carving hummingbirds. Intermediate to experienced carver.    
A Woodcarver's Workbook -(Book 2) Mary Duke Guldan Fox Chapel Books Simple patterns for the Beginner/Intermediate carver. I personally didn't care for the pattern design in this one, but have used some techniques described.    
Waterfowl Carving with J.D. Sprankle Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books Superb book. (HC), 224 pages. Mostly B/W with color gallery. Sprankle describes his carving and “wet-on-wet painting technique to produce some of the most sought after decoys in the North East US. I was privileged to visit his studio in Maryland in 1990.    
Game Bird Carving Bruce Burk Winchester Press One of the Premier Bird carvers of our time. This book is the genesis of bird carving bibles. Limited Loan Availability  
How to Carve Wildfowl (Book 1) Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books 9 North American carvers show the skills in carving and painting for blue ribbon wildfowl. 255 pages. Color insert gallery. Hard cover (HC)    
How to Carve Wildfowl (Book 2) Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books 8 North American carvers show the skills in carving and painting for blue ribbon wildfowl. 286 pages. Color insert gallery.    
Songbird Carving with Ernest Muehlmatt Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books I've meet Ernie a couple of times at the SE Wildlife Festival in Charleston,SC. His work is superb and technique of painting with a muted palette and burning for color. Paperback, 285 pages, color insert.    
Caricature Carving from Head to Toe David Stetson Fox Chapel Books Soft Cover (SC) 91 pages of full color, detailed on carving caricatures. If you like Pete LeClair, you will like Stetson.    
Carving the Head- in the Classic European Tradition Geisler-Moroder Fox Chapel Books Good book showing detailed cuts for carving the head in wood.    
(Carve) Saint Francis of Assisi Helen Gibson Schiffer Books Soft Cover (SC) 65 pages of full color, detailed on carving St. Francis. Smooth, well done.    
Mammals- An Artistic Approach Desiree Hajny Fox Chapel Books Soft Cover (SC) 145 pages only 4 are full color. Could have done much better, but I only paid $2.00 on Amazon. The pictures are not well done... to dark. But still visible and has some good information..    
Realistic Dogs David Sabol Schiffer Books Carve rabbits & other woodland critters with David Sabol. Animated creatures come to life under the knife of David. 65 pages, all full color.    
Tom Wolfe Carves Fancy Canes Tom Wolfe Schiffer Books As with most of Tom Wolfe's books this is a good book, but sometimes leaves the carvers wondering how got to the step. 48 pages paperback. Many great ideas for cane toppers from a master carver.    
How to Carve Folk Figures & A Cigar Store Indian Harold Enlow Fox Chapel Books Similar to Tom Wolfe, an okay book. 115 illustrations B/W) pages paperback. Not friendly for beginners.    
Carving Realistic Birds H. D. Green Dover Publishing Similar to Hillar books, this one is a step above in my opinion. The work is better, as are the patterns. B/W soft cover for intermediate, but a good step for the beginner wanting to move up in skill.    
Carving 20 Realistic Game and Song Birds (Book 1) George Lehman Fox Chapel Books Carving the Woodduck,Cardinal, Hooded Merganser,Pintail Drake,Chickadee, Loon,Oriole and others. B/W, 73 pages. 11X14”    
Carving Wildlife in Wood 20 Projects (Book 4) George Lehman Fox Chapel Books Carving the ducks,geese, songbirds,Birds of prey and others. Bear, Mountain lion, Wild Horse. B/W, 73 pages. 11X14”    
Tom Wolfe – Treasury of Patterns Tom Wolfe Schiffer Books 108 Tom Wolfe patterns. Donated Marge Peterson (Patterson) 10/2013    
Carving the Rose John Hagensick L/C Publishing Soft Cover (SC) 80 pages B/W but very detailed on carving the rose using power tools.    
A Woodcarvers Workbook – Carving Animals (Book 1) Mary Duke Guldan Fox Chapel Books Simple patterns for the Beginner/Intermediate carver. Again, I personally don't care for the pattern design in this one, but have used some techniques described.    
Driftwood Sculpture -from finding to fine finishing Patricia Bartlett Waterfront Publications 136 pages, soft cover. Well done. Truly covers the process of finding to finishing. Several projects are highlighted with pictures of discovery and finished entry in shows. I “likely.”    
The Hummingbird Book Donald And Lillian Stokes Little, Brown & Co. If you are a Hummingbird artist. You need this book. Period. 90 pages, soft cover, color pictures describing the birds and their habitat.    
Whittling and Woodcarving E. J. Tangerman Dover Publishing One of my favorites. Paperback, 293 + pages ans 464 illustrations this gives the history of whittling and woodcarving. This Dover edition was published in 1962 and is an unabridged reproduction of the original published in 1936.    
Carving Horses in Wood Eric Zimmerman Sterling Publishing Another favorite. Zimmerman carved his incredible horses and western figures with a pen-knife. Paperback, 1983 128 pages of pure heaven for the whittler. Limited Loan  
Carving Realistic Faces with Power Frank C. Russell Schiffer Books Very well done sponsored by the Foredom Co. Good description on the use of the Foredom (and other) shaft carving tools. Much information packed into 63 pages.    
Relief Carving Treasury William Judt Fox Chapel Books Judt is one of the foremost relief carvers today. These simple patterns are good for the beginner relief artist. Good foundation to move to more intricate designs. 74 pages    
Carving Horse Portraits in Relief Kurt Koch Fox Chapel Books Kurt does a fairly good job with this one, though I thought it lacked some... something. Lots of pics, deep relief, 63 pages. Too me the patterns in the back were somewhat simplistic. Still worth viewing if interested in horse carving.    
Championship Waterfowl Patterns -Lifesize Studies of North American Marsh Ducks (Volume 1) Patrick Godin Godin Art 24 lifesize patterns and photos. . B/W, 38 pages. 14X20”    
Championship Waterfowl Patterns -Lifesize Studies of North American Diving Ducks (Volume 2) Patrick Godin Godin Art 24 lifesize patterns and photos. . B/W, 39 pages. 14X20”    
Championship Waterfowl Patterns -Lifesize Studies of North American Sea Ducks & Mergansers (Volume 3) Patrick Godin Godin Art 28 lifesize patterns and photos. . B/W, 39 pages. 14X20”    
Pictorial Relief Carving Ivan Whillock Ivan Whillock Ivan Whillock has done a very good job with this small book. Simple patterns, but well thought out designs that any carver would enjoy. 52 pages. B/W but clear photos. Nice.    
Carving Caricature Heads & Faces W. “Pete” LeClair Schiffer Books 33 Caricatures with step by step carving instructions. It's Pete... what more can I say?    
Fresh Water Fish Woodcarving Patterns Ed Walicki Ed Walicki 16 species and 25 patterns. Very good to trace. Spiral bound, 25 pages B/W. Good descriptions.11x17”    
How to Carve Folk Figures & A Cigar Store Indian Harold Enlow Fox Chapel Books Similar to Tom Wolfe, an okay book. 115 illustrations B/W) pages paperback. Not friendly for beginners.    
Carving Pen Figures Steve Brown Schiffer Books A well done guide in pen carving. Uses ball point pens. Most can be done in a single sitting, then painted another time. Nice work, explained well. Paperback, 48 pages, all color with patterns.    
The Yam Yankee & other veggie carving projects Tom Wolfe Schiffer Books Better than other Wolfe projects I've seen this takes you into the world of carving sweet Taters. Techniques can transfer to wood faces. 64 pages. Color.    
Extreme Pumpkin Carving Vic Hood/Jack Williams Fox Chapel Books Better than other Wolfe projects I've seen this takes you into the world of carving sweet Taters. Techniques can transfer to wood faces. 64 pages. Color.    
Stunning Watermelon Carvings Jay Ball Jball Publishing An okay book, but what is good is it's jam packed with patterns. 118 pages B/W. Contains good information.    
Wood Spirits and Green Men Lora Irish Fox Chapel Books Very nice, well done resource book with many patterns and inspiring pictures and designs. Full color,100 pages. Good resource.    
Basic Fishing Lure Carving Greg Hays Schiffer Books A well done guide in basic fishing lure carving. Most can be done in a single sitting, then painted another time. Nice work, explained well. Paperback, 64 pages, all color with patterns.    
Birds of Prey Floyd Scholz Stackpole Books Premier book on carving birds of prey. Covers 14 Raptors, one of my prized books on carving raptors. Limited Loan  
Golden Eagle Floyd Scholz Stackpole Books Another amazing book by Scholz. Covers the carving (full size) and painting of this magnificent species. Limited Loan  
Checkering & Carving Gunstocks Monty Kennedy Stackpole Books Very detailed, very comprehensive 336 pages. Hardcover. A must read if gunstock carving is your forte'    
Songbird Carving with Ernest Muehlmatt Roger Schroeder Stackpole Books I've meet Ernie a couple of times at the SE Wildlife Festival in Charleston,SC. His work is superb and technique of painting with a muted palette and burning for color. Paperback, 285 pages, color insert.    
Waterfowl – Patterns & Painting Jim Sprankle Jim Sprankle 27 patterns of various Sprankle designs.Tips on painting and feather flow. B/W Spiral bound,14x20” Full size and miniature patterns.    
An Introduction to Fish Carving and Painting – The Large Mouth Bass Jeff Compton Sugarpine Co. 50 page pamphlet style detailed, B/W section on carving the bass and color on painting using an air brush.. I use this EVERYTIME I carve a bass.    
The Illustrated Bald Eagle – The Ultimate Guide for Bird Lovers, Woodcarvers, and Artists Denny Rogers Wildfowl Carving Magazine Premier reference guide by Rogers on Bald Eagles. An artists must have. 80 pages Hardcover    
Bob Woodward's Art of Bird Sculpture Kurt Robinette Sterling Publishing, Inc In the League of Scholz, Rogers and Scheeler, Woodward has placed himself among the top five in Raptor carving in my humble opinion, another Must have for the aspiring artist, Woodward use of warm and cool pallette to capture the emotion of his carving is unmatched.157 pages, Paperback, Color.    
North American Falconry & Hunting Hawks Frank Beebe, Harold Webster North American Falconry & Hunting Hawks Great reference on the habits of these amazing creatures.332 pages, Hardcover 1976    
Parables – Wood Sculptures J. Christopher White Fox Chapel Books Love this one. The use of wood as inspiration. If you like found wood carving... you'll like this book. More than simply “faces.” Hardcover, 116 pages in full color.    
The Brilliance of Birds – The Sculpture of Grainger McKoy Grainger McKoy Fox Chapel Books Signed by the artist, this one shows the art of Mr. McKoy. Groundbreaking in his “flight” techniques, Grainger shows a series of his work. 70 pages, Museum copy paperback color. Signed by the Artist. Not for Loan  
Carving Animal Canes & Walking sticks with Power Frank Russel Schiffer Books Good “how to..” of similar books, but does get into fur, joining canes to heads and finishing,80 pages and patterns.    
The Breakthrough Fish Carving Manual Mark Frazier WASCO Excellent spiral bound book on fish carving. A must have for fish carvers. Sponsers of the Breaktrought "World Fish Carving Championship" Limited Loan  
Carving & Painting the Green-Winged Teal Jim Sprankle Stackpole Books Excellent book as Jim again goes through his wet-on-wet and and texturing / burning styles on this species.108 pages, all color. Paperback.    
How to Carve the Ruddy Duck Dennis Schroeder SugarPine Co. Dennis is one of our great duck carvers in the western US. Spiral bound,80 pages.    
Carving & Painting Northern Cardinal with Bob Guge Curtis Badger Stackpole Books Excellent book as Bob goes through his carving, texturing, painting, burning styles on this species. 92 pages, all color. Paperback.    
Fish Carving with Bob Berry Bob Berry Stackpole Books Excellent book as Bob goes through his carving, texturing, painting, styles on 6 trout species. 154 pages, all color. Paperback.    
Carving & Painting Red-Tailed Hawk with Floyd Scholz Curtis Badger Stackpole Books Floyd take the reacder on a journey through the process of carving the hawk from start to finish including carving, texturing and painting.. 154 pages, all color. Paperback. Well worth the read especially when used in conjunction with the other reference material available.    
Inspirational Relief Carving William Judt Fox Chapel Publishing 20 patterns and step-by-step instructions for a Dove and Cross House Blessing. Case studies, Good book for relief carving basics and how to sell your carvings.    
The Golfers- Tom Wolfe Tom Wolfe Schiffer Publishing I like this book by Tom. He goes into depth in his demos. 4 different old style golfers.    
Carving Egg Heads Mary Finn Schiffer Publishing Carving golfballs has become a fun part of the carvers "wood box." Several of these can be carved in a sitting and left "as is" or saved to be painted later. This book shows you the art of carving these whimiscal critters.    
Big Cats Desiree Hajny Fox Chapel Publishing Full color book, very well done. Much better than the other Hajny book I have. Lions, Tigers, jaguars.    
Carving Golfers Bill Howrilla Fox Chapel Publishing Another Golfing book I really like. Simple carvings and patterns. Good instructions. He goes into depth in his demos. 11 different golfers capture the joys and frustrations of the game!    
Books- Paint Demos
       

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Title Author Publisher Description Loaned to: Loan Date
             
Beginning Decorative Decoy Painting - The Wood Duck Drake Dennis Schroeder Sugarpine Dennis Schroeder is one of the better teachers and Sugarpine produces some of the best books on carving and painting of individual species. 30 pages, full color    
“Featherstrokes” for Mallards Beebe Hopper Beebe Hopper Nice work showing how to paint the Mallard.    
The Breakthrough Fish Painting Encyclopedia Tom Sexton Breakthrough Studios All B/W but a wealth of knowledge. Spiral bound, 157 pages, Most freshwater species. Air brush techniques using Polytransphar paints. Photo panels of    
Keys to Painting- Fur & Feathers Rachel Wolf North Light Books Well produced guide from various artists with step by step panels showing the progression of each of feathers, fur in various mediums.128 pages. Paperback    
Painting- Realistic Wildlife in Acrylic William Silvers North Light Books Marvelous guide from various artists with 30 step by step demos showing the progression of each. 144 pages. Paperback    
Brushwork Essentials Mark Weber North Light Books How to make your brush work for you... 144 pages. Paperback. Color    
Painting- The Drama of Wildlife Wildlife in Acrylic Terry Isaac North Light Books Marvelous guide from various artists with 30 step by step demos showing the progression of each. 144 pages. Paperback    
Garden Collection 2 Bev Hink-Birdwell Susan Scheewe Publications Detailed instructions on painting various garden flowers 65 pages, Paperback.    
How to Paint – Fish Curtis Badger Stackpole Books Detailed instructions on painting the Reef Butterfly fish, and a folk art fish. 88 pages, Paperback.    
How to Paint – Trout Curtis Badger Stackpole Books Detailed instructions on painting the Brook Trout with an air brush. 88 pages, Paperback.    
How to Paint – Tropicals (Reef Fish) Curtis Badger Stackpole Books Detailed instructions on painting the Queen & French Angel with an air brush. 88 pages, Paperback.    
How to Paint – Watercolors filled with Bright Color Donna Abbott International Artist 15 Art maps (grids) to scale onto your canvass and paint. Fresh. 96 pages, Paperback.    
How to Draw – Animals Jack Hamm Gosset & Dunlop Must have for learning to draw animals. 120 pages, Paperback.    
Draw Real Animals Lee Hammond North Light Books Nice sketches, learn using the graph method. 80 pages, Paperback.    
Wildlife Painting Step by Step Patrick Seslar North Light Books Series of paintings with step by step panels. You can learn from this. 136 pages, Paperback. Denny O'Driscoll has a session in this book.    
Automotive Cheap Tricks Special F/X Craig Fraser Airbrush Action, Inc How to use an airbrush, tricks and shortcuts,masking & frisket, etc. If you plan on using an airbrush, check this one out... You can learn from this. 112pages, Paperback.    
Airbrush Painting Miquel Ferron Watson-Guptill Publications Nice publication on air bursh mechanics as well as masking. Some nifty panels on using the air brush. Good for beginners and a refresher. 112 pages full color Paperback.    
Advanced Airbrush Art - How to Secrets from the Masters Timothy Remus Wolfgang Press 10 Start to finish sequences thith some of the best airbrush aritsts around, explained by the srtists themselves. Good stuff for the airbrush artist. 144 pages, 500 color images.Paperback    
Painting Songbirds Sherry Nelson North Light Books One of the best books on painting songbirds I have found. I use it with oils, acrylics, pastels, and colored pencils. The same concept used applies to acrylic washes and oils. 143 pages, Paperback.    
Wild Babies A Canyon Sketchbook Irene Brady North Light Books Nice sketches, but overly shaded in my opinion.53 pages, Paperback.    
The Tom Sexton Fish Finishing System Tom Sexton Breakthrough Studios All absolute best for airbrushing a large-mouth bass Spiral bound, 116 pages,. Air brush techniques using Polytransphar paints Limited Loan  
Taxidermy Color Gerald Schaefer Schaefer Studios The dummy's Guide to speedy air brush coloring.This is this taxidermist's color guides.    
Successful Fish Painting Bob Berry Bob Berry Small spiral bound guide to fish painting by chanpian fish carver Bob Berry. Air Brush techniques. 18 pages made with a color copier.    
Pictorial Carving -Finesse Al Stohlman Finesse Publishing Interesting book on relief carving by Al Stolhman and donated by Marge and Ned. This book gives much in few pages in tool use and coloring of wood. And there-in is it's problem. it uses code that the user must use to go back and forth to decifer for both tool and paint similar to "paint-by-number." the up side... it's well worth the effort in the information you pickup.73 pages, color and B/W, I plan to order his other book "Figure Carving" as I am facinated by the methods described and feel one can learn using them.    
Realistic Pet Portraits in Colored Pencil Anne Flood North Light Books Learning to use coored pencils to acheive depth will help in doing the same with both acrylic and oil washes. A great book. 128 pages.    
Cartooning, Caricature and Animation (Made Easy) Chuck Thorndike Dover Publications Step bystep instructions for artists of varied skill levels. The bottom line, however is practice, prictice. 69 pages Paperback,    
Cartooning the Head and Figure Jack Hamm Grosset & Dunlap 120 Pages; jam packed. Hamm does for cartooning what he does for drawing animals. A worthy companion to the artist library. Paperback    
The Creative Cartoonist Dick Gautier Perigee Books Another fine Paperback on cartooning.Filled with easy to follow techniques. All that is left is the practice. 122 pages.    
Face Off - How to Draw Amazing Caricatures and Comic Faces Harry Hamernik Impact Books I really like this one.126 page B/W and Color. Eyes, nose, ears hair.. the whole works.    
Down Roads Less Traveled (Volume 3) Bill Bayer Bill Bayer Art Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Color, 46 pages.    
Critters in My Garden Sherry Nelson Grethchen Cagle Publications Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Color, 29 pages.    
Exotic Birds Barbara Hillman Kooler Design Studio 7 great birds not normally painted or seen in these parts Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Pin-tailed Parrot Finch, Black-cheeked Lovebird, Sun Conure, Plum-headed Parakeet, Moluccan Cockatoo, Blue and Gold Macaw, Color, 46 pages.    
Garden Birds Willow Plaid Publications I have done several from this book as relief panels. At a show one of the judges said it was obvious a "Lady" had done them. Ba-ha! Won ribbons though. Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Cardinal, Blue Jay, Tanager, Hummingbird, Cardinal, baby Robin, Great Heron. Color, 35 pages.    
Birds in my Garden Barbara Hillman Kooler Design Studio 7 birds found in the common gardens. Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Blue Jay, Chickadee, Topiary Triptych,Hummingbird, Tanager, Bluebird, Cardinal. Color, 57 pages.    
Birds We Love 3 Nancy Kinny-Stout Viking Woodcrafts 11 panels of birds we all love and wish we could paint. Purchased from Hobby Lobby, these small paperback painting books are great for ideas and patterns. Use them for relief carvings, woodburnings and canvass painting projects. Blue Jay, Chickadee, Wren, , Hummingbird, Flicker, Bluebird, Goldfinch,Mockingbird, Purple Finch, Robin, Titmouse, Cardinal. Color, 57 pages.    
Heads and Portraits Parramons Editorial Team Barrons Press Instructions, materials, methods for drawing and painting heads and portraits. Hardcover, Full color, 96 pages.    
Drawing on the Right side of the Brain Betty Edwards Penguin Putnam Groundbreaking. Learn the techniques taught here and you will be able to draw, sketch anything with a reasonable likeness. Use "negative space" to draw patterns for your next project. 290 pages.. another of my favorites. Paperback.    
Watercolour Flower Portaits Billy Showell Search Press Very well done, this book teaches watercolor techniques to paint flowers. But, I always cross techniques with mediums; meaning I try watercolor techniques in oils, acrylics, and even pencil and vice versa. Don't get bogged down if a book says it's for watercolor... chances are it has valuable information applied to other mediums. Hardcover, Color. 128 pages    
Flowers & Blooms - the Painters Reference North Light Editors North Light Books Easy to use, the painting reference is more of a "How to...." with over 50 demos on painting pedals, flowers, leaves and stems. Well done. I highly reccommend this work.Paperback, 128 full color pages.    
The Joy of painting Flowers II Annette Kowalski Bob Ross, Inc 13 different panals in the Bob Ross fashion using "Magic White." Heavy in the pastel palette.65 pages    
Sea & Sky in Oils Roy Lang Search Press One of the better books on painting the drama of the sky and sea in motion. Author covers the color wheel essientials and how to build the scene on your canvas. Full color, 65 pages.    
Color Mixing Recipes for Portraits William Powell Walter Foster Press I though of placing this in the reference section, but settled here. This book is a prize! Covers more than 500 skin combinations for different skin tones of different ethnic backgrounds. So happy to have this one, 48 pages, Hardcover, Spiralbound.    
The Art of Painting Animals on Rocks Lin Wellford North Light Books Part of the "Painted Rock" series 117 pages of critters from rabbits to snakes to deer. I've done about 8 to 12 of these and they are in our garden.    
Painting Houses, Cottages and Towns on Rocks Lin Wellford North Light Books Part of the "Painted Rock" series 128 pages of houses, homes, stores and churches. I've done about 8 to 12 of these and they are in our garden.    
Painting Pets on Rocks Lin Wellford North Light Books Part of the "Painted Rock" series 128 pages of puppies, cats and parrots.. I've done about 8 to 12 of these and they are in our garden.    
Oil Painting - Step by Step Ted Smuskiewicz North Light Books The information is good to the novice, but it seems to lack some "flair". It may well be me. But I didn't get into this book. 136 pages. Hardcover. I must revisit it again as it does look to be well laid out. A new review will be forthcoming/ Hardcover, Full Color.    
How to Draw Fish and Game Ray Overington Weathervane Books

Published in 1988, this is not a "How to draw..." book. There are sketches throughout the publication, but not a step-by-step process. 202 pages, Hardcover. Nice drawings.

   
Portrait Painting- Old Master Techniques Suzanne Brooker Watson Guptill Very good book with much detail. However, uses terms I'm not yet familiar. Otherwise, the the plates are well done, well exolained and it does have a dictionary for the new terms. Good material.    
         

Books-

Sculpting with Clay
       
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Portrait Sculpture Simplified Heidi Maiers Portraits in Clay Spiral bound. Very well done, how to form portraits in clay medium. As in most mediums, can be used in wood. 265 pages.    
Portrait Sculpting Philippe Faraut PCF Studios Unbelievably well done. A must have for all desiring to carve realistic busts.    
Figure Sculpting Philippe Faraut PCF Studios Same as the others by Faraut, but for figures. Much detail. 3rd in the series.    
Mastering Portraiture Philippe Faraut PCF Studios Unbelievably well done. A must have for all desiring to carve realistic busts. Companion to Portrait Sculpting.    
Books- Wood Burning
       
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Burning & texturing Methods William Veasey Schiffer Publishing This pamplett style book is loaded with B/W pictures but has little dialog. The pics are clear, but overall it is of little benefit to the nivice of intermediate carver. 64 pages. Paperback. I do use it as a guide... only for reference.    
Creative Woodburning (Book 3) Dave Ladd Walnut Hallow Farms All new portfolio of orginal Woodburning Patterns. 88 pages, color insert with instructions. Could also be used as patterns for relief work. Ummmm.... Donated by Marge N Ned Peterson 10/2013    
Creative Woodburning (Book 2) Dave Ladd Walnut Hallow Farms Orginal Woodburning Patterns. 75 pages, color insert with instructions. Could also be used as patterns for relief work. Donated by Marge N Ned Peterson 10/2013    
Marge Petterson Wood Burning (Book 1) Marge Petterson Collection N/A How to..."" lessons with Cheryl Dow and A collection of patterns made available for those interested in woodburning. All types of genere' are represented. Donated by Marge N Ned Peterson 10/2013    
Marge Petterson Wood Burning (Book 2) Marge Petterson Collection N/A A collection of dozens of patterns made available for those interested in woodburning. All types of genere' are represented. Donated by Marge N Ned Peterson 10/2013    
           
Magazines- Woodcarving Illustrated
       
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Holiday/2010 Volume 14, Number4 Fox Chapel Publishing Santa Carving, Cowboy Bottle Stoppers, Santa trees, Paint Canvasback, traditional Ornaments    
Fall/2006 Volume 10, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing Antique Decoys, Beginners Clock, Chris Pye carving Tools, Intro; Marvin Kaisersatt, Hobo Caricature.    
Summer/2008 Volume 10, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing Easy Wizard, Walking Stick, Folk Art, Wooden Jewelry, Relief basics.    
Fall/2008 Volume 12, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing HillBilly Chess, Woodcarver of the Year, Chip Carve Quilt, Relief Carving Secrets, Carving Furniture    

Carving Magazine

Holiday/2008

Issue 24 All American Crafts Snowman Relief, Five foot Santa, Bark Houses, Portraits Carving, Nutcracker & friends.    
Spring/2011 Volume 15, Number 1 Fox Chapel Publishing Woodpecker Toothpick holder, Stylized Otter, Portable Carving bench    
Summer/2012 Volume 16, Number 2 Fox Chapel Publishing Log Book, Sleepy Owl, Shirt Box, Box turtle, Rattle Walking sticks.    
Fall/2011 Volume15, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing 14 Ready patterns, Old West Bottle stoppers, Coloring using artist crayons, carving gloves.    
Holiday/2011 Volume15, Number 4 Fox Chapel Publishing Santa Projects, Zchristmas Tree Ornament, Stylized Brids, Classic Angel, Bonus Woodburning Project    
Summer/2010 Volume14, Number 2 Fox Chapel Publishing Handcarved Baby spoons, Shop-built carvers arm, Classic Bookends, Powercarve a fish    
Fall/2010 Volume14, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing Carve Cottonwood Bark, Shelf Elf, Shallow relief tree Protrait, inlay boxes, oak leaf bowl.    
Holiday/2011 Volume12, Number 4 Fox Chapel Publishing 41 Santas, Stocking Holders, Dove Ornament 0 Power Carved, Chip Carved Tree Topper, Gold Leaf Secrets    
Fall/2009 Volume13, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing Quick Horses, Owl Project, Whitetail Buck, Power carving bits guide.    
Holiday/2011 Special Holiday Edition Fox Chapel Publishing Santas, gifts, Tramp art, and more    
Spring/2009 Volume13, Number 1 Fox Chapel Publishing Wood Spirits, Carving stand, 12 Patterns, Musical frog.    
Fall/2007 Volume11, Number 3 Fox Chapel Publishing Wooden Spoon/Bowls, Quilt squares, Faux Ivory, Candlesticks    
Hoilday/2005 Volume 9, Number 4 Fox Chapel Publishing Ornaments, 7 Santa Projects, Celtic Box    
Supplement/2008 Powercarving Tools Fox Chapel Publishing 174 Tool Buyers Guide    
Spring/2008 Volume 12, Number 1 Fox Chapel Publishing Bird House, Mantel Clock, Wooden Boxes, Ball-in-cage    
Summer/2009 Volume 13, Number 2 Fox Chapel Publishing Folk Art Whirligig, Miniature Bald Eagle, Photofhrames, Classic Walking stick    
Hand Carved Projects Special Holiday Gifts Edition Fox Chapel Publishing Santas, Gifts, Ornamaents, Tramp art, Relief and chip carving.    
Carving Magazine, Issue 26, Summer/ 2009 Volume 13, Number 2 All American Classics 5 How-to-projects, Best carving Wood, 2008 Ward World, Paint a realistic face.    
Holiday/2006 Volume 10, Number 4 Fox Chapel Publishing Santa carving,4 parrens, Inspiring sculptures, Decoy Painting    
Holiday/2006 Volume 10, Number 4 Fox Chapel Publishing 3 Step-by-step santa projects, Holiday ornaments, carved puxxle, hollywood carver.    
Summer/2007 Volume 11, Number 2 Fox Chapel Publishing Carousel top 50, Tool Control Basics, Amazing Masks, Painting Feathers.    
Summer/2006 Volume 10, Number 2 Fox Chapel Publishing Carving Classic Bookends, Ozark Caricature, Natural habitat    
Special Edition Volume 1 Fox Chapel Publishing Merganser, Quilt squares, Relief Scenes, carousel Horse native american warrior    
             
Magazines- Chip Chats
       
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May-June 1993 Volume 40, Number 3 National Wood Carvers Association 6th Fla State Fair,Carving Eyes Demo,Ice caring,Images from the "President's Show" in Phoenix., Japan aand Chicago. Columbia Flyway, And a nice group from equie sculptor Marice Pilling    
May-June 2003 Volume 50, Number 3 National Wood Carvers Association Knife Speaks, Copywriting Origionals, Canadian Woodcarving Championships, 19th Blue Earth, Minn.    
November-December 1984 Volume 31, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Christmas Ornaments,power carving, A denny Rogers Eagle at the Capitol in DC, International Wood Carving Exibit    
January-February, 1980 Volume 27, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Husband-wife carving Team, Making a name in the world of sculpture, Carve a House Portrait, Progress... Friend or Foe?    
November-December, 1985 Volume 32, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Calander Art Screech Owl, Build a Sharpening center, Touch of Norway    
January-February, 2004 Volume 51, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Marge & Ned PetersonIn a Friendship Cane, Santa's Workshop,Geisler-Moroder carving School    
January-February, 2004 Volume 40, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 4, carving 14 cherry trees, Portraits in wood, Clay to wood, Carve the Rose, Spoons from Russia.John Kittleson Exibition.    
November-December, 1993 Volume 40, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 22, 15 foot Ivory Gull, nurse pattern, a layered horse,Relief Carvings,Legacy of Johann Huggler.    
November-December, 1990 Volume 37, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 74, chip carving, 38; shipbuilding, 16; flowers, 15; puppys, 11.    
January-February, 1995 Volume 42, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 19; show judges, 106; Civil War chess, 80; branch carving, 60; tree wizards, 44.    
January-February, 1994 Volume 41, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 5; mini's carving, 10; Portable workshop, 33; Carve a Picture, 36; Guitar Carving, 42; Bird carving, 48; D. Chapapas "Animals, 50; "Life-size" Last Supper, 54.    
May-June, 1994 Volume 41, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover story, page 67; Indian maid, 63; Florial relief, 64; Rough Shaping tips, 73; Carving the Quail,78;    
May-June, 1994 Volume 41, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Wildlife in Wood, 10; Burmese Panels, 22; Dump Wood Sculpture, 36; Chainsaw Relief, 54; C arvings as Art,108.    
March-April, 1994 Volume 41, Number 2 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 96; Horn o' Plenty, 10; Carve Anything, 26; Carve a Picture, 44; Hair, 58; Butternut Panels, 108.    
September-October, 2008 Volume 41, Number 2 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 4; Woodburning,31; church table, 94; Realistic Sculpting, 105.    
November-December, 1992 Volume 39, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 47; Peach seeds, 14; Tips- Ears, 28; Tool grinder, 56;    
September-October, 2008 Volume 41, Number 5 National Wood Carvers Association Flemish Carver, 3; Australian Carver, 12; Carved staffs, 42; Carving Fabric Folds, 100.    
July-August, 1995 Volume 42, Number 4 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Text in Relief, 22; Lion King, 33; South Africa, 38; Tips- Mouth/Chin, 69, Chip Carving plates, 60.    
November-December, 1994 Volume 41, Number 6 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 19; Cartoonist's carvings, 6; Painting Quail, 15; Spring Flowers, 27; Lifesize St. Francis, 30;Bunker Hill, 49; Fred Bently carvings, 59; More folds, 63; Classifying reliefs, 71; Chainsaw Carving, 97.    
July-August, 2011 Volume 58, Number 4 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 54; Stylized or interpretive, 24; Woodburniong, 68. This copy has several Pictures cut out.    
September-October, 1995 Volume 58, Number 4 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Porcelainized Rose, 6; New Trend in Wildfowl Carving, 3; John Burke, 49; Norwegian Folk Art, 64; Snowboard Santa, 70;    
January-February, 1996 Volume 43, Number 1 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Carousel Man, 129; Burning Techniques, 108; Out West, 7; Carving Bark, 89; Chain Saw, 113.    
March-April, 1996 Volume 43, Number 2 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Carousel Man, 106; Burning Techniques, 100; Bird Carving, 82; 500 Yrs. of Carving, 74.    
July-August, 1996 Volume 43, Number 4 National Wood Carvers Association Cover Story, page 3; Buckeye Roses, 18; Burning Fishscales, 48; Fish Aquarium, 88.    
Magazines- Airbrush Techniques
       
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August, 2005 Issue 9 Airbrush Airhead.com Horse Illustration, 1; real fire, 14; motorcycle art, 23    
October, 2005 Issue 10 Airbrush Airhead.com Motorcycle mural, Mural on cancas, Flaming a Golfclub    
December, 2005 Issue 11 Airbrush Airhead.com Portriat, Panel Art, Helmet graphic, Stocking designs, Motorcycle Painting.    
February, 2006 Issue 12 Airbrush Airhead.com Real Rire, Gambler Bike, Bear Shirt, Body Art.    
April, 2006 Issue 13 Airbrush Airhead.com Custom Road King, Cigar case, Helmet, T Shirt.    
June, 2006 Issue 14 Airbrush Airhead.com David Naylor Art, Lettering, Tight Pants, Steel Tattoo.    
             
WildFowl Carving &
Collecting
     
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Winter/1989 Volume IV Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carving Clubs, Falcons, Teal Photos, Miniature Wildfowl.    
Winter/1993 Volume VIII Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Interpretative Artists, Hen Green Wing, Making Moss, Puffin Reference, Sunfish Carving, Fake Decoys.    
Spring/1994 Volume X Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Great Blue Heron Phoyos,Paint Long-Eared Owl,affordable collectables, Minature Carving, Masterwork Gallery.    
Fall/1994 Volume X Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Paint Ruddy Turnstone, Airbrush Basics, Saw-Whet photos, Carving baby Birds, Barbarba Nelson Profile, Canvasback Pattern    
Winter/1994 Volume IX Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Eider Photos, Harlequin Pattern, Kaune uail Bust, Mueller Long Eared Owl, Chincoteague Tradition.    
Spring/1995 Volume XI Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Wood Duck Photos,Old Squw Painting Demo, Snowy Owl Pattern, Muehlmatt Demo, Avian Anatomy, Annual Index.    
Fall/1995 Volume XI Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Peregrine Falcon Photos, Godin Wood Duck Head demo, Paint A Cinnamon Teal Drake, Puffin Pattern, Ellements of Artistry, Pyrography Techniques.    
Winter/1995 Volume X Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Ruddy Duck Photos, Godins grouse, Cinnimon Teal Hen Pattern, Jon Jones' Wigeon, Airbrushing a Bufflehead, Baby Chicks.    
Spring/1996 Volume XII Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Green Heron Photos, Turned Head Sleepers, Drying Wood, Kingfisher Pattern, Painting A Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Signature Styles.    
Summer/ 1996 Volume XII Number 2 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve Turned Head Widgen, Insertion Tips, Shoveler Photos, Sanderling Patter, Art for a Park, Paint a Kestrel.    
Fall/1996 Volume XII Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Paint Black Duck Decoy, Blue Jay Pattern, Carve a Blue Jay, Baltimore Oriole Photos, Carve a Great Blue Heron, Paint a Wigeon Hen.    
Winter/1996 Volume XII Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc California Quail Photos, Canvas Decoys, Paint Cinnamon teal chicks, Tern Pattern, Elements of Artistry, Martin gates Profile,    
Annual 1996 Special Edition Commonwealth Communications, Inc Competition 1995 - from the Ward, Mid-Atlantic Wildfowl, Pacific Flyway, Southwest Wildfowl & New England Wood Carving Expo    
Annual 1998 Special Edition Commonwealth Communications, Inc Competition 1997 - from the Ward, Mid-Atlantic Wildfowl, Pacific Flyway, Southwest Wildfowl & New England Wood Carving Expo    
Fall/1997 Volume XIII Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Ruddy Duck Texture, Hood Merganser Photos, Chickadee paint, Green Heron Pattern, John Scheeler, Cork Scoter.    
Fall/1991 Volume VII Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Texturing Techniques, Canada Goose Painting, Wigeon Photos, Creative Photos, Airbrush a Pheasant, Silver Petals.    
Winter/1998 Volume XIII Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Barn Swallow Photos, Servive Avocet Carving, Ruddy Duck Painting, Green Heron Painting, Hollowing a Decoy, Paint an Ibis.    
Summer/2006 Volume XXII Number 2 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Ring-Necked Hen Decoy, Pied-billed Grebe, American Kestrel, Judging, Crafting Legs & Feet, Painting the Northern Oriole, Knife Choices.    
Fall/2006 Volume XXII Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve a Canvass Hunter, Paint a Pied-Billed Grebe, Carve a Yellow Warbler, Killdeer Photos.    
Spring/2007 Volume XXIII Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Paint a Yellow Warbler, Carve A Swan Decoy, Elf Owl Photos, Pat Godin's miniature Grouse.    
Summer/2007 Volume XXIII Number 2 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve Hubter's Mount, Paint Wigeon Decoys, How to Glue, Red-winged, Blackbird Photos, Chickadee Clusters.    
Fall/2007 Volume XXIII Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc The Ideal Carving Shop, Carve A Snowy Owl, Ptarmigan Reference, Paint a Dark-Eyed Junco, Hunter's Mount II, Keel Basics.    
Winter/2007 Volume XXIII Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Paint a Nuthatch, Make Low-Head Wigeon Decoys, Mallard Photos, Carve Miniature Pintails, part II.    
Spring/2008 Volume XXIV Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve a Merganser, Paint a Spotted Towhee,Roadrunner Photos, Weight & Balance- decoys, Bald Eagle Part II.    
Summer/2008 Volume XXIV Number 2 Commonwealth Communications, Inc 9 Burning Tips, Barn Owl Feet, Ward World Championships, Antique Shorebird, Black-backed Gull Photos.    
Winter/2008 Volume XXIV Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve a Bald Eagle, Paint a Northern Shrike, Composition Basics, Meet a South African Carver, Snowy Owl Miniature II.    
Spring/2009 Volume XXV Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve Mini-Shorebird, Create a Cattail, Cliff Swallow Photo, Paint a Yellow-Headed BlackBird, John Leeder's Grouse    
Spring/2010 Volume XXV Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Paint a Wigeon, Ward World Championship, Cardinal Carving, Oriole Painting, Red-Naped Sapsucker.    
Summer/2010 Volume XXV Number 2 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve a Canyon Wren, Wigeon Hen Painting, Vary your Rigs, Black-Headed Grosbeak, Shorebird Photoss.    
Fall/2010 Volume XXV Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Tiny Canvassback Pair, Paint a Houe Finch, Golden Eagle Photos, Oriole Habitat, Canyon Wren Painting.    
Winter/2010 Volume XXV Number 3 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Carve a Wigeon, Scaup Photos, Paint a Grouse, Larry Barth's Bluebirds, Hummingbird's Habitat.    
Winter/2011 Volume XXVI Number 4 Commonwealth Communications, Inc Classic Decoys, Wren Habitat, Brown Thrasher, Swan Repair, Peter Kaune Showcase.    
Spring/2011 Volume XXVI Number 1 Commonwealth Communications, Inc California Quail, Prarie Falcon, Cork Merganser, Pheasant Photos, Decoy Painting    
Breakthrough Wildlife
Artist
     
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Summer/1993 Issue 33 Breakthrough magazine, Inc Devoted to the serious Wildlife Artist, orginally for taxidermist has section for carvers. Very good for the carver looking for ideas on habitat, design, mounting, etc. Carve Realistic Fish, 34; Challenge of King Salmon, 42.    
Summer/1994 Issue 37 Breakthrough magazine, Inc Great Barrier Reef, Rainbow Trout Schedule, Blue Marlin Paint,    
Summer/2005 Issue 80 Breakthrough magazine, Inc 2005 World Fish Carving Championships, Habitats, artificial Tree,    
Winter/2005 Issue 78 Breakthrough magazine, Inc Brown Trout-Underwater, Study casts, Paint schedule of Bluegill    
Fall/2006 Issue 84 Breakthrough magazine, Inc Paint Spotted Bass, Eye setting,    
Winter/2006 Issue 85 Breakthrough magazine, Inc Artificial pebbles, 2007 Fish carving Championships, Rattlesnakes.    
Summer/2007 Issue 87 Breakthrough magazine, Inc 2007 World Show, Peregrine anatomy, Coho Salmon Study,    
             
South Carolina
Wildlife
     
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March-April 1990 Volume 17, Number 2 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover-Blackbanded Darters, 26; Wildlife Bootcamp, 12; Gobbler Song, 32; Bronzeback,44; Island Wolves, 38.    
January-February 1992 Volume 39, Number 1 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Land of Great Riches, 4; Tidal Rythms, 14; Close to Paradise, 36; Bogs,& Bays & Ponds, 58.    
March-April 1990 Volume 39, Number 2 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover-Cypress Gardens, 44; April Fools, 12; Swift Hawk, 40.    
May-June 1992 Volume 39, Number 3 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Carolina Coast, 16; Bird Magnets, 16; Carp, 24.    
January-February 1993 Volume 40, Number 1 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Wild Turkey,44; Possum, 42; American Chestnut, 6.    
March-April 1993 Volume 40, Number 2 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Greenville County Mountains, 20;Treefrogs, 6; Deer, 48; Fishhooks, 16.    
May-June 1993 Volume 40, Number 3 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Old Mill Pond,16; Butterflies, 24; Fly Fishing, 40.    
November-December 1993 Volume 40, Number 6 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Santee River Delta, 42; Diamondback Terrapin, 6; Duck Finding, 42; Peachtree Rock Preserve, 50.    
March-April 1995 Volume 42, Number 2 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Richland County Spring, 16; Birding, 24; Blue Granite, 29.    
May-June 1995 Volume 42, Number 3 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Tree Champions, 29; Golf Courses, 44; Bream, 26.    
May-June 1995 Volume 42, Number 4 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Table Rock, 20; Crabbin', 4; Boating Boom, 16.    
September-October 1995 Volume 42, Number 5 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Spartianburg Fall, 6; Gift from the Sea, 20; Edisto's 7-Mile Line, 34.    
November-December 1995 Volume 42, Number 6 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment

Cover- Quail Covey, 36; Oyster Reefs, 10 ; Eastern Red Cedar,4.

   
January-February 1996 Volume 43, Number 1 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Carolina Snows, 10; Surf Fishing, 18 ; Longleaf, 24,33, Swamp Secrets,40.    
July-August 1996 Volume 43, Number 4 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Shrimp Boats, 18; Toon Boats, 4; Palmetto Trail, 34.    
May-June 1997 Volume 44, Number 3 SC Wildlife & Marine Deptartment Cover- Beach Wildflowers, 24; Rock Lilies, 12; Snake Sense, 18; SC Artisians Center, 34.    
             
Wildlife National, Wyoming, Conservation, Audubon
     
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WildLife Conservation

Jan-Feb 1993

Volume 96, Number 1 New York Zoological Society Harp Seals, Snow Leopards, Amazon Forests, American Buffalo    

WildLife Conservation

Jan-Feb 1994

Volume 97, Number 1 New York Zoological Society Killer Whales, Field Vet, Coyote Wars, RFK, Jr. Hippo Comm's    

Audubon

Nov-Dec 1995

 

Volume 97, Number 6 New York Zoological Society What Good a Prairie, Catching Bird Songs, On the Farm.    

Audubon

Jan-Feb 1996

Volume 98, Number 1 New York Zoological Society Politics & The Endangered Species Act, A Grizzly Tale, Beavers Comeback, Red-Cockaded Woodpecker    

Audubon

Mar-April 1996

Volume 98, Number 2 New York Zoological Society Pantanal, Good a Desert?, Butterfly Wars, Wildlife Vet.    

Wyoming Wildlife

May 1993

 

Volume LVII, Number 5 Wyoming Game & Fish Commission Desert Hard Times, 4; Wetlands, 12; Ruddy Ducks, 20; Crickets, 42.    

National Wildlife

Arpil-May 1994

Volume 32, Number National Wildlife Federation Dolphins, 5; Superfund, 10; Bird Recyclers, 19; Beavers, 25, Cave Boas, 46.    

National Wildlife

Dec-Jan 1994

Volume 32, Number 4 National Wildlife Federation Porcupines, 34; Home on the Range,12; Maws!, 20; Cowbird Curse, 40.    

National Wildlife

Nature Gifts 1995

Special Edition National Wildlife Federation Gifts & Cards    

National Wildlife

July-Aug 1994

Volume 24, Number 4 National Wildlife Federation Cover- Leopards, 4; Charkies Ark, 36; Color of the Sea, 46.    
             
             
             
Books- Reference
       
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Encyclopedia of Wood Multiple Contributors Time Life Description of wood properties, tree cuts and other information related to woodworking. (HC)    
The Bluebird Book – The Complete Guide to Attracting Bluebirds Donald & Lillian Stokes Little, Brown & Co. A well done guide in attracting these beautiful birds to your back yard. Pictures are in color and great for the artist. Paperback, 94 pages, all color .Paint schedule and carving pattern by Bob Guge.    
Dust Collection Basics – Recommendations for Home Shop Systems Multiple Contributors Woodstock International Reference booklet on installing your shop Dust Collection System. I used this to layout and design my system. Total cost for my shop of ~550 sq feet was around $600 including dust blowers.    
The African Grey Julie Rach Howell Book House Reference book on the African Grey Parrot. 126 page, Hard Cover. On care, feeding with full color pictures.    
North American Falconry & Hunting Hawks Frank Beebe, Harold Webster North American Falconry & Hunting Hawks Great reference on the habits of these amazing creatures.332 pages, Hardcover 1976    
Parables – Wood Sculptures J. Christopher White Fox Chapel Books Love this one. The use of wood as inspiration. If you like found wood carving... you'll like this book. More than simply “faces.” Hardcover, 116 pages in full color.    
The Brilliance of Birds – The Sculpture of Grainger McKoy Grainger McKoy Fox Chapel Books Signed by the artist, this one shows the art of Mr. McKoy. Groundbreaking in his “flight” techniques, Grainger shows a series of his work. 70 pages, paperback color Not Available for Loan  
The Illustrated Bald Eagle – The Ultimate Guide for Bird Lovers, Woodcarvers, and Artists Denny Rogers Wildfowl Carving Magazine Premier reference guide by Rogers on Bald Eagles. An artists must have. 80 pages Hardcover Limited Loan  
Hummingbirds Crawford H. Greenewalt Dover Reference guide with 238 illustrations, 75 in full color. Paperback, 162 pages. Has some water damage. But a good reference for artist.    
the marine aquarium in theory and in practice Dr. Cliff Emmens TFH Publications Dated Reference guide with plenty of color and B/W illustrations. Hardcover, 162 pages. But a good picture reference for artists.    
Tropical Marine Aquarium Graham Cox Gosset & Dunlop Dated Reference guide with plenty of color artist renditions of different species as illustrations. Hardcover, 160 pages. Good picture reference for artists.    
Marine Aquarium, The Complete Book of the Vincent B. Hargraves Thunder Bay Press Good Reference guide packed with plenty of color photos of different species. Hardcover, 304 pages. A good picture reference for artists includes coral species as well for habitat.    
Audubon Society field Guide to North American Birds Bull & Farrand, Jr. Chanticleer Press Unbridled field guide. Comprehensive for Eastern North America. Hundreds of full color photo frames.    
Peterson First Guides – Birds Roger Peterson Houghton Mifflin Co Field guide to 188 common birds of North America. I like this when it is painting time as feather grouping and paint lines are well defined, though all are artist conceptions, not photos.    
Falcons Return-Restoring an Endangered Species John Kaufmann & Heinz Meng William Morrow & Co 106 Illustrations. The account of the authors attempt to captive breed the peregrine falcon and release them to the wild. Since this publication they have been removed from endangered to threatened.    
The Falconer's Apprentice- A Guide to Training the Passage Red Tailed Hawk William Oakes Eagle Wing Publishing A guide for falconers in training the Red Tailed hawk. 120 pages, Very few line drawings. No photos.    
Wood Ducks- A Pictorial Study Tricia Veasey Schiffer Publishing As name states, this is a color well printed study of the Wood Duck. Excellent resource for the artist.    
Bills and Feet-An Artisans Handbook Tricia Veasey Schiffer Publishing 64 pages of bills and feet. Some water damage    
A Golden Guide to Fishes Herbert Zim Golden Press Hundreds of species, color plates,160 pages. Pocket size.    
The Breakthrough Habitat & Exhibit Manual Tom Sexton Breakthrough Studios All B/W but a wealth of knowledge on how to make habitats. Ice, water, molds, etc. Spiral bound, 157 pages,    
Southwestr Desert Wildlife N/A Smith-Southwest 32 page glossy pamplett of various "critters" air and land found in the desert Southwest. Good reference photos.    
At Home with the Impressionists - Materpieces of French Still-life Painting Jeffery Thompson Universe Publishing 80 pages, Hardcover. this compact booklet covers the body of work of French Impressionists. Students of painting will like to see this.    
Perspective Jan Verdeman deVries Dover Books This work is the basis for the 5 rules of Perspective. learn them. Period. 73 perspective plates from 1604 edition; buildings, townscapes, stairways, fantastic scenes. Remarkable for beauty, surrealistic atmosphere.    
Southwestern Indian Pottery Bruce Hucko KC Publications Why would a woodcarver have a book on pottery, one might ask? If you hand-carve bowls or spoons or even turn them on the lathe, get fresh ideas in design.Color, Paperback, 64 pages.    
San Xavier Mission Del Bac Terrell Publishing The beautiful Spanish Mission was founded in1622, however this publication is much newer. Good pictures give the user a clear view of differnt faces of the missin and the flora surrounding this stark white catheradal in the desert. The hue of it's skin changes with the time of day or night. 24 pages, Paperback.    
Know it Alls - Butterflies! Darline Freeman McClanahan Publishers A nice artist rendering of butterfiles. Good for reference but be shure to use other sources as well. Colors are good, fresh. Made for children, good for adult artist.22 pages.    
16 Fish Species Color Panels N/A Van Dyke 8 1/2 x 11 full color produced to support Van Dyke's Taxidermy Paint. Bass, Wallye, Perch, Small Mouth, Blue Gill, Crappie, King Salmon,Rainbow Trout,Lake Trout,White Trout, Northern Pike,Brown Trout,Brook TroutMuskie,Striped Bass    
The Wood Book Taschen Homeyn Beck Hough Over 350 wood samples in the most beautiful plates I've ever seen. Includes a description of each, though the descritpion is a little weak.    
           
Books- Coloring Books
       
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Norh American Indian Dances and Rituals Peter Copeland Dover Publishing 47 pages deplicting the different native styles of dress of North American Indians. Use coloring books for burning, relief carving, and pattern making. Excellent resource material.    
Plains Indian Collering Book David Rickman Dover Book Souix,Crow, Blackfoot, Pawnee, Apache, Cheyenne Indians portrayed in the clothing they actually wore.43 pages. Good renderings.    
The Cactus Coloring Book Stefen Bernath Dover Book 49 pages of cacti you can use as patterns for any project. What is good about this is the last 4 pages consist of full color fold outs of the cactus in the book. Descriptions of the prickly pears are included.    
Bridges of the World Bruce LaFontaine Dover Books 45 different bridges that the relief carver and woodburner would love to do. I like this one.    
Wildflowers Stained Glass John Green Dover Books This small booklet is printed on a special frosted paper which can be colored, painted or you can use felt tip pens. Light then shines through the paper. Use as a patern for your project. 8 designs, 4x5"    
         
         
Patterns Sheets & Books
       
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Pictorial Carving Patterns-Finesse Al Stohlman Fineese Publishing

Full size patterns companion to the Pictorial Carving Book by Finesse

   
The Bluebird Book – The Complete Guide to Attracting Bluebirds N/A CraftTools Hundreds of small designs for leather which can easily be used in wood carver applications. Ahhhh.... Lucky 7. This publication was created for the company for use by purchasers of Crafttools to teach students how to carve into leather.    
The Lodge Book Holly Witt Banar Designs 10 pages of rustic designs you can use for any project such as boodburning or relief or a component of such a project.    
Indian Designs - for Jewelry and other Arts and Crafts Connie Asch Treasure Chest Publications Hundreds and hundreds of Indian small designs in this 64 page book. Trace them and apply for relief.    
         
         
Books- Craft Books
       
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Spirit Sticks Linda & Mtchael Rocamontes Design Originals Spirit Stick were used by the tribal shamans to ward off evil. This book goes through the Process of make spirit sticks of varying styles.    
Patch-Pins Kathy Wegner Design Orginals 11 pages of patterns for cloth magnets. But open the mind... this is easily used for wood project. Carve Christmas orinaments to hang from the tree in a single sitting.    
Angel Babies for all Seasons Diane Bliss & Kathy Wegner Design Originals Similar to Patch-pins only this has 19 pages of patterns for cloth magnets. But open the mind... this is easily used for wood project. Carve Christmas orinaments to hang from the tree in a single sitting.    
100 Painting Secrets N/A Decorative Woodcrafts Magazine Tips, Tricks and techniques to make painting easier and more fun. But now the secret is out.    
         
         
Vendors  
       
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Craftwoods 2101 Greenspring Drive, Timonium, Md 21093

410-561-9444

800-468-7070

410-560-0760 fax

General Carving supplier: Abrasives, aibrushes, cutouts, feet, eyes, grinders,paints, study casts, videos, wood.    
P.C. English P.O. Box 380 Thornburg, Va 22565 1-800-221-9474 Basswood, burrs, diamond bits, eyes, Patterns & cutouts,    
Archie Phillips P.O. Box 377 Fairfield , Ala 35064

1-800-423-8601

205-787-9027 fax

General taxidermy supplier, molds, paints, epoxy, gills. Videos and instructional material. Many fish carvers use taxidermy techniques to carve and paint their fish.    
WASCO Moultri, Ga 800-334-8012 General taxidermy supplier, molds, paints, epoxy, gills. Videos and instructional material. Many fish carvers use taxidermy techniques to carve and paint their fish.    
Sugar Pine

P.O. Box 859 Lebanon, Or 97355

 

800-452-2783

541-451-5455 fax

sugarpinewoodcarving.com

"Everything for the Real Woodcarver" Foredom products, Burrs, bits, tools, Schroders cutouts & patterns,& books, Flexcut blades & knifes. Color catalog.    
The Woodturners Catalog 1287 E 1120 S Provo, Ut 84606

800-551-8876

woodturnerscatalog.com

Everything for the woodturner...    
Woodcarvers Supply, Inc P.O. Box 7500 Englewood, Fla 34295-7500

1-800-284-6229

941-698-03123 fax

woodcarverssupply.com

You nameit, they have it. Books, Carving supplies... I like them.    
Videos- Painting
       
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Painting Portraits Mark Carder DrawMixPaint.com Mark Carder is a highly regarded artist who started painting in 1986. He has painted commissioned portraits of two US Presidents and a US Secretary of State, among others. Excellent video 7 1/2 hours    
Carve/Paint French Angel Mark Fraizer Mark Fraizer A taxidermist and world class fish carver, Mark has published several books and videos in association with Breakthrough Magazine. .    
Carve/Paint Bluegill Mark Fraizer Mark Fraizer A taxidermist and world class fish carver, Mark has published several books and videos in association with Breakthrough Magazine. DVD.    
Airbrush on Canvas Justin Rank WC Production I thought the fleshtones were a little too heavy. How to use the Iwata Custon Micron Airbrush.    
How to Carve/Paint A Rainbow Trout Mark Fraizer Mark Fraizer A taxidermist and world class fish carver, Mark has published several books and videos in association with Breakthrough Magazine. Mark Frazier of Kent, Ohio, has established his reputation as one of America's premier fish taxidermists and fish carvers. His large-scale dioramas are without equal in the world of wildlife art.DVD.    
Yarnell Paints Wildflowers Jerry Yarnell Jerry Yarnell Uses acrylics to paint on canvass. These techniques (as with most sytyems) can be transferred to wood as well. I like his style.    
Yarnell- Swamp Lillies Jerry Yarnell Jerry Yarnell In this video, Jerry covers the technique of Impressionist painting oil over acrylics. I still didnt get the question of, "Why?"    
Air Brush Wildfowl George Kruth G. Kruth Airbrushing Wildfowl Carvings" by George Kruth includes instructions on how to hook-up, operate and maintain your airbrush, the use of templates to create special effects, and other techniques. VHS    
Videos- Carving
       
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Making Water Splashes Bob Elzner WASCO Bob Elzner, of Arizona, is well known for his spectacular mounts with innovative dioramas. In this tape Bob explains (with the use of slides) how he constructs bases with actual running water, simulates splashes. He also creates a small base using Artificial Water and Envirotex resin. 2 hours    
Gun Stock Carving - Basket Weave Bill Janney Bill Janney How to carve a gunstock and finnish it using a high speed carving tool, (300,000 rpm) and dental bits. Excellent video. Companion to book which I have loaned out at thus time.VHS    
Gun Stock Carving - Fish Scale Bill Janney Bill Janney How to carve a gunstock and finnish it using a high speed carving tool, (300,000 rpm) and dental bits. Excellent video.Companion to book which I have loaned out at thus time. VHS    
Swedich Woodcarving Willie Sundquist Taundton Press Compainion to the bookm "Swedish Carving Techniques" he uses axes, mawea, large draw knifes, etc.    
Relief Carving in a Different Light David Bennett Falls Run Woodcarving Excellent video on relief carving. Compainion to book I have which is loaned out at this time. Uses shadow to enhance depth of field. DVD.    
             
Videos- Sculpting
       
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