The Little Nuthatch — great-crested flycatcher

Bird Nest No. 24, Great Crested Flycatchers.

bird nest paintings great-crested flycatcher

This new bird nest painting was inspired by my little friends from this Spring, the Great Crested Flycatchers that nested in the dead tree in my backyard. I got to see them building the nests with things like snake skins (how do they find this stuff?) and then after a bit they were bringing food to the nest, carrying huge insects in their beaks. As far as I can tell there are no distinguished markings between the male and female. Photos below... one is the male and the other is the female but I don't know which is which! I'm...

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