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Old Tuesday 18th September 2012, 19:54   #1
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rufous hummingbird carving...

full sized this time...but still very small, these are about 100mm long, all carved out of lime...painted with acrylic paints...
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Old Tuesday 18th September 2012, 20:03   #2
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Wow, incredible carving! I am always amazed how carvers like yourself can place the birds in such a way as to 'hide' how they are attached to the scene, if that makes any sense! Beautiful.

Interestingly enough, a Rufous was reported not TOO far from me today, which is way out of its range. Would love to see one in the wild, never have.

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