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Mallard Decoy Carving & Painting, Head to Tail with Ben Heinemann

Date

Monday Jul 20, 2020 - Friday Jul 24, 2020

Key Points:

*Pattern making and finding sources for any species of waterfowl
*Layout of working a two-piece basswood decoy
*Bandsawing technique and safety
*Wood joint detailing and products used in sealing rough wood
*Texturing and burning
*Primary feather sets raised and separated
*Tail feather and under cutting specific areas
*Demonstration and detailing of feather groups and individuals
*Bill detail and carving, eye placement measuring and centering
*Base coats and details of all acrylic style applications