‘Birds Nest’ by Margaret Ricks



Birds Nest, pencil, about 4 x 8 “
Work produced in Mindful Drawing with Susannah Pal
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When a tree was trimmed about 20 years ago, we found this birds nest, and had kept it ever since. It was beginning to shred some of its intricate weaving of papery birch bark strips, twigs and pine needles, so I drew it one Monday morning in mindful drawing with Susannah Pal.