This delightful rendition is done from a single piece of tupelo. It has some of the most realistic detail work that I’ve done, and is painted in oils. It is in a private collection. It is life-sized.
Scolopax minor This delightful piece captures the beautiful camouflage of the little woodland denizen. It measures 3 1/2 by 4 inches. This sculpture was carved from a single piece of tupelo. It is in a private collection.
Scolopax minor Largely found in the Eastern U.S., this chunky little woodland bird is a favorite of the game hunter. Its distinctive flight pattern makes it a challenge to bag. This slightly larger-than-life piece was carved from a single block of tupelo and painted with acrylics. It is in a private collection.