423 color pictures & 8 x 11. Detailed guidelines for painting 14 different birds. & Color charts for precise paint mixtures & First paperback edition Jim Sprankle's conclusive work on waterfowl carving programs, in splendid information, every step of the painting procedure in the hands of a master. With Curtis Badger's camera following every move, Sprankle shows his method on 14 waterfowl: green-winged teal drake and hen, canvasback drake, bufflehead drake, wood duck drake, shoveler drake, blue-winged teal drake and hen, cinnamon teal drake and hen, mallard drake, pintail drake, American wigeon drake, and gadwall drake. Each step is accompanied by specific captions, and Sprankle's paint mixes are shown in accompanying color charts. Strategies illustrated consist of mixing color to water, building up washes, painting white on white, feather flicking, and more. Jim Sprankle, a former major league pitcher, is a World Champion carver and coauthor of Stackpole's Waterfowl Carving with J.D. Sprankle. He resides on Sanibel Island, Florida. Curtis Badger is the author of three Stackpole series: Carving & Painting, Bird Carving Basics, and Fish Carving Basics. He resides in Onancock, Virginia.
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