Fantail babies

THE CARVINGS: Carved from a single piece of kauri. This was an experiment to see if I could successfully emulate the fluffy huddle I saw in a photo. I am very pleased with the result, and will be attempting more carvings like this. eyes are onyx, mounted on barbed wire. Photos Eric Schusser.

The birds

THE BIRDS: A little bundle of cuteness, they’re so fluffy!