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Wildfowl Sculpture Course Schedule
Laurie offers ongoing courses in Wildfowl Sculpture!

The Artistry Galleries
(Web based Galleries coming soon!)

Bronzes
Laurie has several limited edition bronzes pieces

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Contact Laurie

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The Artistry Studios
of Wildfowl Sculpture
Minnetrista, MN 55364

Laurie J. McNeil's Bibliography

Here are links to the articles Laurie has written and the article which have been written about her.

Wildfowl Carving Magazine - Winter 2016 Long-tailed Duck - "By Any Other Name" - Part 1 of 2 - Carving and painting a one-piece decorative smoothie Oldsquaw Drake Duck - Winter 2016
"Madagascar Waltz" - Madagascar Grebe Pair - Feather Carving, Texturing, Woodburning and Painting in Oils - Part 3 of 3 - Spring 2015
"Madagascar Waltz" - Madagascar Grebe Pair - Power Carving - Part 2 of 3 - Winter 2015
 
"Madagascar Waltz" - Madagascar Grebe Pair - Patternmaking - Part 1 of 3 - Fall 2014
 
"Back to the World" Painting a Common Loon - Part 3 of 3 - Winter 2014
 
"Back to the World" Texturing a Common Loon - Part 2 of 3 - Fall 2013
 
Summer 2013 cover "Back to the World" Carving a Common Loon - Part 1 of 3 - Summer 2013
 
Wildfowl Carving Magazine - Winter 2013 cover "Betty's Birds" - Betty Odine and her Wildfowl Sculpture Collection - Winter 2012
 
Wildfowl Carving Magazine - Summer 2012

ACEO Sculptures - Sculpting a 2.5" x 3.5" x .75" Wildfowl Sculpture  - Summer 2012

 

Full Articles published on the Web...

Palm Frond Carvings - Then & Now
by Laurie J Gmyrek - IWCA Web Site - Fall 2006

Bob Bolle - Award Winning Carver, Colleague, & Friend
by Laurie J. Gmyrek - Wildfowl Carving Magazine - Summer 2002

Using Patterns
By Laurie J. Gmyrek Published WWWoodCarver E-zine

Laurie J. Gmyrek, LoonLady
by Si Seifert WWWoodcarver E-zine February 1998

The 25th Anniversary California Open Carving Competition
by Gary Illmanen - Artwork Network February 1998

Carving a Palm Frond for the California Open
by Laurie J. Gmyrek - Wildfowl Carving & Collecting Magazine June 1997, revised January 1999

 

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