Busy Bird

Welcome 🙂

Can you believe that it’s the middle of May ALREADY?!! I love seeing all the growth in the garden at this time of year, our garden is definitely at its best in Spring and it explodes with colour before settling down a bit for the summer.

Hubby and I were on a walk a couple of weeks ago – taking a look at our local Bluebell wood when we spied this little butterfly cleverly disguised on some cow parsley.

20170501_113737Can you see it?Orange TipWe discovered later that it’s a fairly common butterfly called an Orange Tip – this is the female one which is a bit less showy than the male, and I’ve since seen the male version flying round the garden.

This little bird has been seen in the garden too recently!

20170511_17290820170511_17293720170511_17294320170511_172949A chunky fun loving bird with an mass of tail ‘feathers’ to flaunt 🙂

I had fun making him last week when a friend taught me how.

Have a lovely week end.

Until next time,

Chris x

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3 thoughts on “Busy Bird

  1. Oh my that bird is absolutely adorable!! Look at the plumage, and those feet! I love everything about it and would love to know how to make one. Does your friend have a pattern for sale?

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