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I’m Not Your Bird

Nancy Marrs – Architectural Designer Who are The ‘Chicks’ in the I’m Not Your Bird Birdhouse? All these ‘chicks’ are tired of being labelled as infantile, little, fluffy animals. It’s just another way to objectify women on a daily basis. Who have we here? Dove was flying on the 85 wind route, travelling from Chorlton…

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Pretty Boy of Chorlton

Amanda Beck-McKim – Artist Who Is Adnama the Pretty Boy of Chorlton? Well, hello. My name’s Adnama and I’m one of the Pretty Boys of Chorlton. To be honest I’m really a Rose-Ringed Parakeet, but I like being called a Pretty Boy of Chorlton much better. My heritage goes back to Africa and the Indian…

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Blue Footed Booby

Becki Miller (Aka ErmitsMOZE) – Artist Who Is Bobby the Blue Footed Booby Hello! My name is Bobby and I’m a Blue Footed Booby from the Galapagos Islands. I used to spend all day diving into the sea, catching fish for my dinner and flying around with my bird pals. Once or twice a week…

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Little Sheron

Francesca De Campara – Illustrator Who Is Little Sheron Ciao, let me introduce myself as you probably haven’t heard of me before as I’m a rare creature. I’m Little Sharron and I’m part sea gull and part heron, but miniature in size, only being a few centimeters long including my beak. Although my wings are…

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Carancho Norteño

Ste Abbott – Painter Who Is Carancho Norteño, the Mexican Eagle Carancho Norteño spends her day scavenging food for her family, protecting the love of her life and caring for her young. By night she is a Mexican Wrestler who goes by the name of the “Mexican Eagle”, sworn to uphold the true honour of…

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Dude of Paradise

Jo Walters – Designer / Co-founder of Our Kids Social Who is the Dude of Paradise Did you know that birds of paradise have some of the most elaborate courtship rituals of any animal? Their fancy foot work, poses and even the odd moonwalk accentuates their appearance and puts on a phenomenal show for female…

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Hot Wings

Jack McConnell – Illustrator Who Is Hot Wings From the flames of fast food comes a firebird known by the moniker, ‘Hot Wings.’ Hatched on a volcanic island, this mythical chicken bathes in hot sauces from all over the globe. Hot Wings fly to the Southern Hemisphere to lay their scotched-bonnet eggs. The eggs, an…

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Corvus Corax

Anastasia Kapagerof – Architect / Potter Who is Corvus Corax the Eccentric Raven May I introduce you to Corvus Corax, the Eccentric Raven! She has this classic bird figure and an imposing large stature. You can call her Corvi for short. Did you know that ravens can still fly with broken wings? Corvi has had…

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