Kathy's Third Intarsia Book has 30 Bird Patterns for Beginners to Advanced Woodworkers. You will love the beautiful photographs and multi-views of each bird project. It has four easy to advanced step by step projects which clearly explain the techniques for creating realistic Bird Intarsia projects. The Wood, Tool and Supply sections have lots of helpful reference information. Chapter One: Basic Intarsia Steps, will provide hints as how to shape feather and wing pieces, gluing and finishing, and how to inlay small pieces , guiding those new to intarsia or serving as a quick refresher for more experienced woodworkers. Patterns include : Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Robin, Great Horned Owl, Macaw, Turkey, Crow, Screech Owl, Swan, Loon, Barn Owl, American Kestrel, Hen, Rooster, Quail, Pelican, Red-tailed Hawk and many others. This is Kathy's Best Book yet! A must have addition to your woodworking library. Published by Sawdust books/Kathy Wise Designs Inc.
Kathy's second book "Intarsia Woodworking for Beginners" covers all the basic steps, but it is not just for beginners. It is packed with over 23 patterns increasing in skill level with each lesson.
Kathy's first book "Intarsia Woodworking Projects" is a wonderful collection of intarsia patterns starting with the very easy to some advanced large pieces. It has full sized fold out patterns that are included in a pocket in the back. Look for Kathy's new "how to do" articles with intarsia patterns in the Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter issues of Scroll Saw Workshop.