“Dobby”–now completed.

Dobby, the finished carving.

Dobby, 8-3-10
First couple of layers of paint. I paint several thin layers. This gives the color more depth.

“Dobby”-5/20/10
The feather detail is all burned. Now for a couple of touch ups and some paint!

“Dobby”- 5/5/10
I have gotten a little carried away with the texturing, but am having fun with it. Still more to do, then I’ll burn the feather detail.

“Dobby” is a Yellow Collar Macaw. This commission is particularly fun because I also have a Yellow Collar Macaw.
I’ve used several photos of Dobby to come up with a pose that will represent him well

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Published on April 19, 2010 at 7:21 am  Comments (5)  

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  1. Awesome!

    • Thank you, Minna. This was definitely a fun one! πŸ™‚

      • Thanks, Minna!!! And you are right. It WAS a fun one! πŸ™‚

  2. […] birthday. (hoping she says YES!! LOL) This is one of her wood sculptures…amazing isn't it? “Dobby”–now completed. Cahvah’s Weblog Her web site is : Whittlins 'n Wood __________________ […]

    • Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! πŸ™‚


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