Bird Painting Tutorials

Discover a selection of bird painting tutorials featured in Wildfowl Carving Magazine.

Ducks and Decoys

Whether you're an experienced carver or just getting started, this selection of duck and decoy carving patterns and tips is full of must-have information. From perfecting carved details to improving your painting methods, you'll find everything you'll nee

Sweetest Songbirds

These sweet songbirds are a must-try for every carver. Not only do they make the perfect gateway into carving for those just starting out, but they also make wonderful gifts for friends and family.

Time for Research!

Every great carving starts with a fair bit of research to get the coloring, the sizing, the plumage, the stance, and more just right. We have plenty of helpful reference guides to get you started!

Our Fiercest Birds

From hawks to falcons to raptors to kites to owls and more, find inspiration for how to make the fiercest birds in the sky here!

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