|Trace the pattern and cut the blank.|
|Using your knife, remove the shaded top part of the owl blank.|
|Using a pencil, draw the eyes and face area on the blank.|
|Make stopcuts at the drawn in face features.|
|Round over the eye area, beak, and the top of the owls head.|
|Round over the owls body, thin down the tail. Make cuts to define the wings.|
I use a 22 caliber shell case to press the eyes in.
|Use a wood burner to outline the eyes, head area, beak, wings, and feet. |
Use a Small U gouge to cut the "feathers" in the chest area.
|Dip the owl into stain. add pin back.|