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A Traditional Craft Becomes a New Art Form

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The craft was wood carving, the objects fashioned duck decoys. For John Sawyer, what started as a hobby grew into what the author called a second occupation. It was a necessary joint business-like venture; John, color blind, left the painting of the decoys to Clara. How it proved to be business like, more hobby than occupation, was proven in their devotion to detail.
New East (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 1 Issue 2, Mar/Apr 1973, p20-21, 38-39