About the author
Michele McKee Orsini is an artist and wildlife enthusiast who loves nothing more than walking through the woods near her home looking for unusual pieces of wood to turn into birdhouses. She now makes and sells a stunning range of birdhouses, always with the bird’s needs foremost. This is her first book. Find her at www.naturaluniquebirdhouses.com.
The author is based in Forest Falls, California.
Build and craft a beautiful birdhouse or feeder to decorate your backyard, and attract a few feathered friends.
Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders will teach you everything you need to know to create a safe haven for your feathery friends, with 35 different designs to choose from, and useful tips on how to make your handiwork as bird-friendly as possible. Michele McKee-Orsini will take you through basic woodworking skills and show you how to decorate your birdhouses using a range of techniques and materials. Split into five chapters entitled: “Rustic Birdhouses”, “Modern Birdhouses”, “Upcycled Birdhouses”, “Novelty Birdhouses” and “Bird Feeders”, Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders has something stylish and practical to suit any backyard or outside space. Complete with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, clear artworks, and stunning photography, Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders will have you woodworking and crafting in no time!