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Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders 35 Projects to Attract Birds into Your Garden by Michele McKee Orsini

Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders 35 Projects to Attract Birds into Your Garden


Handmade Birdhouses and Feeders 35 Projects to Attract Birds into Your Garden by Michele McKee Orsini

Build and craft a beautiful birdhouse or feeder to decorate your garden 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 garden 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.

About the Author

Michele McKee-Orsini is an artist and wildlife enthusiast who loves nothing more than to walk 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. Michele lives in California, USA. Find her at

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Book Info

Publication date

1st March 2017


Michele McKee Orsini

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CICO Books an imprint of Ryland, Peters & Small Ltd


144 pages


DIY: carpentry & woodworking
Wildlife: birds & birdwatching



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