More Paper, More Birds

Isn’t it funny how, when you start to engage with a topic, related pieces of interest flood in all around.

Following my recent post about paper aviarys, an e-mail newsletter from Creative Boom landed in my in-box.  The first item in its list?  This article about the work of designer and paper-crafter, Lisa Lloyd, featuring this wonderful paper blue tit, which she created for the Waitrose Magazine:

Copyright Lisa Lloyd (Lisa Lloyd.net)

Fancy making your own paper bird? Here’s a good place to start.

Here’s my first go – Clarence the Crane basking in the spring sunshine on my desk…! 🙂

 

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19 thoughts on “More Paper, More Birds

  1. The blue tit is so beautiful! I like Clarence too! I used to do a lot of origami years ago – I found it quite soothing and it’s so clever! I never got to the stage where I felt able to design my own pieces and always followed instructions but it was great fun nevertheless.

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    1. Thank you Clare. And yes, totally agree about the benefits of origami. My husband has long been a fan – his speciality is a bookcase complete with books – amazing! 🙂

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