Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Chef Ray L Duey (aka Chef Garnish)

Continuing on my work to promote and salute the work of art of great Vegetable and Fruit Carving Artists on my blog, today I have the privilege of showcasing the work of another great Artist, Vegetable and Fruit Carving Instructor Par Excellence, and Certified executive chef and member of ACF California Capital Chefs Association to name the least! 

Chef Ray L Duey, a certified executive chef and member of ACF California Capital Chefs Association, has spent the last two decades developing his skill and creating fruit-and-vegetable carvings for weddings, events, classes and seminars. In 2004, he opened Chef Ray Presents, where he teaches the specialized art form to a wide variety of professionals across the United States. Duey has received numerous awards in national and international competitions. In addition, he is also corporate executive chef at Buffet Euro, San Francisco, Calif.
There is so much to write about this great Artist but I would like to be short and only allow you to read for yourselves and see his wonderful work and other offers at his site 
Check out some of his wonderful products such as his Fruit and Vegetable Sculpting DVD Video, and other unique tools at his site.

 Chef Ray L Duey has some great DVD's and Books which are worth reading and watching for a first hand experience of his carving provess!

Here he shows how to do 23 different fruit and vegetable carving pieces to WOW your clients! Also use it as a teaching aid for your students or staff. 


 94 minutes of Thai techniques with animal, rose, and candle ideas interwoven. You will really get inspired and excited when you view these !!


 A DVD with new and unusual fruit and vegetable carving techniques. Covers 11 new pieces as well as an in-depth view of the tools and their uses. This is a follow-up to the first Fruit and Vegetable Sculpting DVD. A must have for your continuation in this field!!


This was only a brief introduction about Chef Ray L Duey and his work. I am sure you will love to visit his site as above and check out more details while watching his videos for a practical review of his fantastic art. Do keep a watch out for some more Artist reviews and introductions.