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Blackbird Fused Glass Hanging - Garden Bird - Sun Catcher Ornament

Blackbird Fused Glass Hanging - Garden Bird - Sun Catcher Ornament
£23.00 2 Available
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We have quite a large lawn and in the evenings we can have up to 9 blackbirds walking about looking for insects. It's hilarious when they stretch right up to get a better view of what's in the grass, (I have done a lot of watching)! There is much blackbird song throughout the day which is really lovely to hear when in my studio.

Designed and handmade at my home studio in Cheshire, England.

I start each design by drawing from nature before cutting the glass.
My birds are made from 2 layers of thin glass. To this I add ground coloured glass and wire. My blackbird has some hand painting on the top layer, to give definition to the shape. The surface is over-glazed and fired in a kiln, in the latter pictures you can see the reflected light on the surface.

The roughly blackbird sized naturalistic bird hangs from a fluorocarbon line which has a matching glass bead at the end, ready to hang at a window or even outdoors in a sheltered position.

The bird measure 9 cm high, 18 cm wide and 5 mm thick with an added 14 cm of thread approx).

He would make a great gift for any bird lover.

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This item will be posted to you by Ally Noble Fused Glass within 3 days of receiving payment.

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