bird nests

I had so many bird nests and I wanted to display them so I dyed and painted some gourds to hold each nest.

bird nests in gourds (3) bird nests in gourds (4)

I also sewed dyed pine needles around the rim of some of the gourds. Some gourds had holes in the bottom and I covered those with paper.

bird nests in gourds (2)

bird nests in gourds

bird nests in gourds

on display side view

on display, side view

 

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About melaniethompsonsaltspring

A free spirit that loves working with natural materials to create beautiful art.
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1 Response to bird nests

  1. Liane McLaren says:

    Just beautiful, tender, considered work!

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