This exquisite Screech Owl carving by artist Jim Durow is life size. it is hand carved from Tupelo wood and hand painted with acrylics. the feather lines are hand burned. Approximately 8000 individual burn lines were put into the wood for the ultimate in realism. The mount for the owl is a piece of lake Superior natural driftwood. The bird and mount have been sealed for protection of finish. Size of this artwork is 22" long x 8" wide x 13.5" deep.
"Listening to the calls of the Screech Owl here in my backyard in Michigan really gave me inspiration to create this carving." There is something about Owls that really facinates me. One of my favoritte birds to carve!
Jim Durow- Artist