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2 edition of Wildfowl decoys of the Pacific Coast found in the catalog.

Wildfowl decoys of the Pacific Coast

Michael R. Miller

Wildfowl decoys of the Pacific Coast

carving traditions of British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, and California

by Michael R. Miller

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Published by MBF Pub. in Davis, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific States.,
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Decoys (Hunting) -- Pacific States.,
    • Decoys (Hunting) -- British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementMichael R. Miller and Frederick W. Hanson ; photography by Robert S. Mortensen ; original art by David Hagerbaumer ; foreword by Roger Barton.
      ContributionsHanson, Frederick W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCL 93/00351 (N)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination384 p. :
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2231831M
      LC Control Number89091373
      OCLC/WorldCa21906467

      Mario Friendy of Sherwood, Ore., owns Columbia River Decoys and does much of his duck hunting near the mouth of the Lower Columbia. This estuary is full of small islands and is heavily influenced by tides from the Pacific Coast. "The puddle duck hunting here is difficult but rewarding," he said. NEW JERSEY & LONG ISLAND DECOY COLLECTORS has members. This group is dedicated to the promotion, collecting and sharing of information on decoys from.

      When Wildfowl Carving is ready to release the next new book, you will receive an email notification regarding the upcoming shipment.. For your convenience, your order will auto-renew with the credit card you have on file for hassle-free payments. If you don't wish to receive that book, then just let us know by replying to the email notification, and we will not ship you the latest book, and. Canada Goose by Frank Werner. Read the full text of the article in Wildfowl Carving Magazine, Winter Arthur A., THE BOOK OF BIRD LIFE, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., Allen, Fredrick, WILDFOWL DECOYS OF THE PACIFIC COAST, MBF Publishing, Reiger, George, FLOATERS AND STICK?UPS, Dand R. Godine,

      Then & Now. By: Laurie J. McNeil - Because palm frond decoys were quickly made and always considered expendable, their usage declined as the equally cheap but more serviceable plastic decoys came along, to sweep the fields clear of all obsolete and inefficient folk art. In their wonderful book Wildfowl Decoys of the Pacific Coast. There is light chipping to the wing tips and tail tip with paint loss to those areas as well as some paint loss to small spots on one side of the tail, the crown of the head and the tip of the bill. There is also a tight and very slight age split in the back of the decoy. See pgs. - , Wildfowl Decoys of the Pacific Coast, Miller and Hanson.


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The paint on this pair of pintails has been expertly restored by the deceased California artist, Don Brewer. This collection features the previous issues of <em>Wildfowl Carving Magazine</em> from the years to With four issues per year, the magazine offers an abundance of carving demonstrations, tips, step-by-step tutorials, reference articles, and more.<br /> <br /> These years offer some of the most classic wildfowl: falcons, screech owls, ring-necked drakes, and.

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A fine decoy obtained second hand from the estate of the late. Great West Coast Decoy Carver, Emilio Andreucetti. Emilio Andreucetti's work is well documented on pages of Wildfowl Decoys of the Pacific Coast. I believe this decoy was carved by Emilio's late son, George Andreucetti as evidenced by the initials, GA" painted on the underside.

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