Woodworker's Pattern Book: 78 Realistic Fretwork Animals
Detailed, Ready-to-Use Wildlife Patterns for Your Scroll Saw, Expert Tips & Techniques, & a Gallery of Finished Works
Create beautiful wooden animal portraits on the scroll saw, with realistic ready-to-use patterns for 78 fascinating creatures from exotic predators to familiar backyard friends.
Father and son scroll sawing team Wayne and Jacob Fowler have based every design on their own extensive photographic studies of live animals, taken on location in the wild, in zoos, and in nature preserves. Each animal can be cut as a single, freestanding piece of wood.
The authors include advice for beginners on getting started, with expert scrolling tips and techniques, plus advice on wood preparation, blade selection, cutting strategy, finishing, and display options. A full color photo gallery will inspire you with the range of impressive wildlife projects you can complete with this book!
The ultimate collection of wildlife scroll saw patterns!
- 78 realistic, ready-to-use patterns based on the authors' photographic studies of live animals
- Expert advice for beginners getting started, plus scrolling tips & techniques
- Full color photo gallery of finish projects to inspire your creativity
- Patterns include exotic animals, plus big cats, predators, birds of prey, and more