Birds, Art & Design

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Birds, Art & Design

by Larry Barth

Legendary bird carver Larry Barth shares his insights on designs and executions of his masterpieces. He teaches  a way to use two-dimensional images which represent three-dimensional work with images from different views and angles, as if you are seeing it in the round.Barth uses close-ups to hone in on detail and descriptive narrative, so you feel as though hes standing with you while your working. The illustrations, field notes, and sketches are the background for all the sculptures.With each piece you will gain perspective, insight, and confidence. In this book Larry teaches a basic techniques to bring the piece to a life-like realistic sculpture. There is so much information with particular attention to details, such as the face and distance between the eyes, and color,  the measurements from the wing length to tail, and the bills and feet. Larry studies the birds so intensely so that his sculptures are hard to tell that they're wood. This is an amazing book with stunning sculptures of birds in their natural habitat. Learn the various benefits that Larry Barth brings to the carver to create a masterpiece that will win a blue ribbon.

Birds, Art & Design Contains:

  • Snowy Owl & Bonaparte's Gull.
  • Terns in Flight.
  • The Wood Warblers.
  • Bering Sea Pirates.
  • Loggerhead Shrike & Hawthorn.
  • Least Bittern & Marsh Wren.
  • Great Reed Warbler.
  • Green Heron.
  • Ruddy Turnstone & Purple Sandpiper.
  • Broad-Winged Hawk.
  • Winter Sanderlings.
  • Red-Billed Tropicbird.
  • Mountain Bluebirds & Juniper.
  • Killdeer.
  • Northern Harrier & Reeds.
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler & Goldenrod.
  • Cedar Waxings.
  • Bohemian Waxing & Sumac.
  • Carolina Wren.
  • Drawn in Water Algonquin.

Birds, Art & Design Book Specifications:

  • Hardcover
  • 220 Pages.
  • Author, Larry Barth.
  • Publisher, Stockpole Books.
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Birds, Art & Design

by Larry Barth

Legendary bird carver Larry Barth shares his insights on designs and executions of his masterpieces. He teaches  a way to use two-dimensional images which represent three-dimensional work with images from different views and angles, as if you are seeing it in the round.Barth uses close-ups to hone in on detail and descriptive narrative, so you feel as though hes standing with you while your working. The illustrations, field notes, and sketches are the background for all the sculptures.With each piece you will gain perspective, insight, and confidence. In this book Larry teaches a basic techniques to bring the piece to a life-like realistic sculpture. There is so much information with particular attention to details, such as the face and distance between the eyes, and color,  the measurements from the wing length to tail, and the bills and feet. Larry studies the birds so intensely so that his sculptures are hard to tell that they're wood. This is an amazing book with stunning sculptures of birds in their natural habitat. Learn the various benefits that Larry Barth brings to the carver to create a masterpiece that will win a blue ribbon.

Birds, Art & Design Contains:

  • Snowy Owl & Bonaparte's Gull.
  • Terns in Flight.
  • The Wood Warblers.
  • Bering Sea Pirates.
  • Loggerhead Shrike & Hawthorn.
  • Least Bittern & Marsh Wren.
  • Great Reed Warbler.
  • Green Heron.
  • Ruddy Turnstone & Purple Sandpiper.
  • Broad-Winged Hawk.
  • Winter Sanderlings.
  • Red-Billed Tropicbird.
  • Mountain Bluebirds & Juniper.
  • Killdeer.
  • Northern Harrier & Reeds.
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler & Goldenrod.
  • Cedar Waxings.
  • Bohemian Waxing & Sumac.
  • Carolina Wren.
  • Drawn in Water Algonquin.

Birds, Art & Design Book Specifications:

  • Hardcover
  • 220 Pages.
  • Author, Larry Barth.
  • Publisher, Stockpole Books.

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SKU: 53595
UPC: 9780811713597
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