Eyes bigger than belly
Having chosen his target, the blackbird seized the rosehip and swallowed it whole. He sat for a minute, looking thoughtful, then regurgitated it back up. He then glared at me (like it was my fault) and flew off with the hip in his beak, presumably to grapple with it in private.
About the Artist
I'm an amateur painter from County Durham. I sketch and paint for my own enjoyment and relaxation; in particular, looking at the plants and animals in our local area and attempting to paint them. My painting "Goldfinches on Teasel" was chosen to be made into a card by Tees Valley Wildlife Trust. I…View full profile