Thursday, May 19, 2011

Birds and Bags


Lots of birds come to visit us here on a daily basis including the red bellied woodpecker and cardinal posted above. My computer is situated in front of a window where I can peruse and hear many different birds. Occasionally a woodpecker will decide to drill on our roof and you would think it was a jackhammer. Amazing that such a small bird has so much power. 

Recently on one of Anni's supervised walks she upset a cardinal by trying to chase it and it proceeded to follow her from branch to branch chirping very loudly. Later I discovered that it has a nest with babies and was letting Anni know that she is not welcome. Anni was completely oblivious and quickly got distracted when a little butterfly crossed her path.

Shop Update: Cross Body Satchels with handmade bird appliques now available in the Pesky Cat Designs shop!

8 comments:

Annuk said...

Oh I love those birdies! And your bags too :)!
Your Anni is a lucky girl!!!

Yael said...

Elisa, the bird photos are wonderful! And Anni - I feel I know her more and more, she is such a lovely cat! Pretty bags too of course! Have a nice weekend!

Loddelina said...

Have you thought of designing a woodpecker shaped bird applique?
I love all of your birds on branches appliques, they really make your bags stand out!

Pesky Cat Designs said...

Thanks for visiting us and for your lovely comments! Anni is quite happy to get so much attention. I will be sure to post more pics of her in my future posts :)

Damjana- I have done specific bird in the past such as blue jays,doves and small parrots. It seems that my more general birds sell better so I tend to use them more often when creating bags. But I can always do a custom order!

Pesky Cat Designs said...

Damjana- A woodpecker, perhaps pecking away at a tree sounds like a cool idea. I just may try it!

Esme said...

Elisa, both the birds and the bags are lovely. I hope you had a lovely weekend.

Whimsical Creations said...

What beautiful birds to see out your window.

Your new bags are so pretty.

Sandrine said...

Love your collage Eliza and the little story :) The woodpecker reminds me of a childhood cartoon Woody woodpecker... that I LOVED! LOL You probably remember it too?! :)
Thanks for your comment it was such a lovely time catching up with another bunch of like-minded ladies, and we had a great excuse to do so! :)