Pickle Heads

sdkidaho

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Saw a guy on FB making these and thought they were kind of cool. Guy by the name of Chandler Stokes made these, cork body with basswood/cedar heads:


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sdkidaho

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That's a very interesting piece of work. Excellent craftsmanship! Thanks for sharing.
And if you need to find a home for those decoys on the shelves, let me know cuz I could help you with that. Haha.
 

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Pickle Wheat > pickle heads
 

RedEyed Duck

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Those are different and pretty darn neat.
 

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I've heard them called pickleweed decoys. I thought there was someone on here that use to post pictures of them but maybe that was a different forum.
 

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Guys used to use those along the banks of the sloughs in SF Bay and the Suisun Marsh. Look like birds crawled up on the bank hauling out and resting. Every once in awhile you can run into an old original in California, especially the Bay Area.
 

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I remember seeing some pictures of a pintail version. Many years ago on this site.
 

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Those are neat. Reminds me of those runner yard ducks.
 

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