Corvid is the bird family that includes crows, ravens, magpies and jays. They are incredibly smart birds, and very sociable. Corvids have proven that they are capable of conscious problem-solving and making and using tools to achieve their goals.
Richard Sweeney's paper sculpture Embrace was selected for exhibition at Miniartextil 2013, an annual show of 54 small-format textile artworks from artists internationally. The theme for this year's exhibition is Eros, and the show also features several large-scale installation pieces. 12th October- 1st December 2013, Villa Olmo, Como, Italy.
The Red-tailed Hawk is a bird of prey known in the U. as the chicken-hawk, tho it rarely preys on standard sized chickens. It breeds in most of North America, from W Alaska & N Canada as far south as Panama & the West Indies.