First Birdhouse

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Project by Tammy Ansley posted 06-25-2013 09:49 AM 1005 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A facebook friend in Switzerland asked me if I’d make a bird house for his mother. He wanted Cardinals & Blue Jays on it as those are her favorite birds. This is what I ended up with. I had it sitting out on a picnic table so the Poly could dry, when I went to pick it up to take back into the shop a Blue Jay stuck its head out of the hole & then proceeded to wiggle its way out. Needless to say, it startled me! He/she/it had to really work to get back out of the whole, makes me wonder how long it took it to get into it! I had thought I made the hole small enough that the bigger types of birds couldn’t get in it! LOL

-- I have no idea what I'm doing....but doing it anyway :)

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#1 posted 06-26-2013 07:11 PM

Great job with the bird houses. I bet your friend will be very pleased.

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#2 posted 06-28-2013 01:39 PM

Cool birdhouses! Beautiful shape and the artwork as well.

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#3 posted 06-28-2013 02:11 PM

Thank you! It was also my first attempt at drawing/painting, not real pleased with the cardinal, but do like how the blue jay turned out. Evidently, the blue jay did too since it moved in…lol

-- I have no idea what I'm doing....but doing it anyway :)

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#4 posted 06-28-2013 02:14 PM

Wonderfully Whimsical! I like it.

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