Six very different carvings are shown here, each beautiful
in its own way. Remember, each of Matt's carvings is done one
at a time, without patterns, assuring a unique carving for every
client. The price
is $350, but the last one shown here is $150.
the spirit and behavior."
This kingfisher carving lacks the time-consuming detail found in
those above, Hence is less than half the price at ($150)
|The Horned Puffin (shown below) of
the Pacific Coast differs from the Atlantic Puffin
(the two photos to the right) mainly in the color
of the bill. Currently, Matt's highest quality puffins sell for $475 with carved legs. Can
you tell the portrait to the right is actually a
carving and not a real live puffin?. Except for
the reflection of the polished wood, Matt's not
sure he could!
By the way, the puffins belong to the same group as the
extinct Great Auk. How would
|The Horned Puffin on the
left and the Atlantic Puffin on
the right are shown in frontal views in order to show the bills. Notice that they are very narrow, an important feature in a correct puffin carving.
The Puffin's bill is a good example
of what to look for
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