Two Artists Create One Miniature Paper Bird Everyday

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Nayan Shrimali and Vaishali Chudasama, two paper artists from India, have decided to put their skills onto the test once 2017 officially ended. The duo took on the task of creating 365 miniature paper birds, with each one from a different species. And they have the intention to finish their project by the end of this year.

Although it may seem that their miniature creations are easy to make, the truth is that Shrimali and Chudasama work four to six hours on each bird in order get all the details right. But, according to the examples of their work, that time is well spent.

You can check out some of their creations below.

249/365, Number Two Hundred forty nine from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Golden Parakeet …. . . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . . The golden parakeet or golden conure,(Guaruba guarouba), is a medium-sized golden-yellow Neotropical parrot native to the Amazon Basin of interior northern Brazil. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #goldenparakeet #goldenconure #parakeet #yellowparakeet #parrotsofinstagram #parrot #birdsculpture #MyEtsyFind #birding #artistofinstagram #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #artoftheday #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeo @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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246/365, Number Two Hundred forty six from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Tufted Coquette Hummingbird.. Today is National Hummingbird day so here our little hummingbird for today… Enjoy our creation and keep loving and saving our nature.. . . This photograph is clicked by a wonderful person and a passionate wildlife photographer @ramnizh sir.. . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The tufted coquette (Lophornis ornatus) is a tiny hummingbird that breeds in eastern Venezuela, Trinidad, Guiana, and northern Brazil. It is an uncommon but widespread species, and appears to be a local or seasonal migrant, although its movements are not well understood.. . . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #tuftedcoquette #nationalhummingbirdday #hummingbird #hummingbirdsofinstagram #tinybirds #birdwatching #birdsculpture #MyEtsyFind #birding #artistofinstagram #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #artoftheday #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeo @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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243/365, Number Two Hundred forty three from our 365 days of miniature rt ~ Baltimore Oriole … . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The Baltimore oriole (Icterus galbula) is a small icterid blackbird common in eastern North America as a migratory breeding bird. It received its name from the resemblance of the male's colors to those on the coat-of-arms of Lord Baltimore. Observations of interbreeding between the Baltimore oriole and the western Bullock's oriole, Icterus bullockii, led to both being classified as a single species, called the northern oriole, from 1973 to 1995. Research by James Rising, a professor of zoology at the University of Toronto, and others showed that the two birds actually did not interbreed significantly. . . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #baltimoreoriole #lordbaltimore #northernoriole #americanbirdconservancy #birdie #orangebird #birdsculpture #MyEtsyFind #birdfeeder #artistofinstagram #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #artoftheday #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeo @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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232/365, Number Two Hundred thirty two from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Cuban Bee Hummingbird … This is our first life size bird art and this little guy is the smallest hummingbird of the world and he is the biggest bird art of our series.. such contradiction 😬😂😊 hope you guys are enjoying our series… thank you so much again for all your love and support… . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The bee hummingbird is the smallest living bird. Females weigh 2.6 g (0.092 oz) and are 6.1 cm (2.4 in) long, and are slightly larger than males, with an average weight of 1.95 g (0.069 oz) and length of 5.5 cm (2.2 in). As its name suggests, it is scarcely larger than a bee. Like all hummingbirds, it is a swift, strong flier. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #cubanbeehummingbird #hummingbirds #beehummingbird #hummingbird #hummingbirdsofinstagram #birdsculpture #birdphotography #MyEtsyFind #tinybird #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeowild @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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Guys we are near to the finish line, so now we are planning to make birds in their habitat and natural behaviour.. Stay with us, we'll keep making more 😬😊… . 227/365, Number Two Hundred twenty seven from our 365 days of miniature art ~ European Bee-eater (Mating)… . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is strongly migratory, wintering in tropical Africa. This species occurs as a spring overshoot north of its range, with occasional breeding in northwest Europe. . During courtship, the male feeds large items to the female while eating the small ones himself. Most males are monogamous, but occasional bigamy has been encountered. Their typical call is a distinctive, mellow, liquid and burry prreee or prruup. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #europeanbeeeater #beeeater #mating #birdlove #birdcouple #birdsculpture #birdphotography #MyEtsyFind #birdlady #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @cansonpaper @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeowild @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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220/365, Number Two Hundred twenty from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Maroon Oriole … . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The maroon oriole (Oriolus traillii) is a species of bird in the family Oriolidae. It is found in Southeast Asia. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #maroonoriole #momandbaby #babybird #oriolebird #orioles #birdsculpture #birdphotography #MyEtsyFind #blackbeauty #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @cansonpaper @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeowild @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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218/365, Number Two Hundred eighteen from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Red tailed comet Hummingbird … . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The red-tailed comet (Sappho sparganurus) is a medium-sized hummingbird belonging to the family Trochilidae. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #redtailedcomet #birdnerd #audubon #hummingbird #hummingbirdsofinstagram #birdsculpture #birdphotography #MyEtsyFind #beauty #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @cansonpaper @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeowild @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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208/365, Number Two Hundred eight from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Red legged Honeycreeper … . . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The red-legged honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus) is a small songbird species in the tanager family (Thraupidae). It is found in the tropical New World from southern Mexico south to Peru, Bolivia and central Brazil, Trinidad and Tobago, and on Cuba, where possibly introduced. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #sculpture #paperbird #redleggedhoneycreeper #honeycreeper #birdsculpture #birdillustration #MyEtsyFind #artistlife #birding #bluebird #birdlife #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @cansonpaper @instagram @winsorandnewton @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeocreative @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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198/365, Number One Hundred ninety eight from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Sunbittern … . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . The sunbittern (Eurypyga helias) is a bittern-like bird of tropical regions of the Americas, and the sole member of the family Eurypygidae (sometimes spelled Eurypigidae) and genus Eurypyga. It is found in Central and South America, and has three subspecies. The sunbittern shows both morphological and molecular similarities with the kagu (Rhynochetos jubatus) of New Caledonia, indicating a gondwanic origin, both species being placed in the clade Eurypygiformes. . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #wildlifeart #paperbird #sunbittern #artoftheday #wildlifeillustration #birdillustration #MyEtsyFind #birdlover #colourfulbirds #watercolor #birdlife #DStiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #drawing #dailydrawing #birdart #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @natgeoindia @cansonpaper @instagram @royaltalens @instagramforbusiness @excelblades @birds.nature @lgenpaper @natgeocreative @etsy @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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Today is a special day guys.. we are engaged 💍 today, forever so here is our love ❤️ me and you… we are like this little hummers always together always flying 😇😇😇😊😊😘😘 love ❤️ love ❤️ wish us luck for future… . . 171/365, Number One Hundred seventy one from our 365 days of miniature art ~ Anna's Hummingbird … . . SAVE NATURE SAVE WORLD . . Anna's hummingbird (Calypte anna), a medium-sized hummingbird native to the west coast of North America, was named after Anna Masséna, Duchess of Rivoli. In the early 20th century, Anna's hummingbirds bred only in northern Baja California and southern California. The transplanting of exotic ornamental plants in residential areas throughout the Pacific coast and inland deserts provided expanded nectar and nesting sites, allowing the species to expand its breeding range . . . . #365dayschallenge #miniature #papercut #paperart #papercutting #papercutartist #paperbird #annashummingbird #hummingbird #dayoflove #couplebirds #ornithology #nationalgeographic #dstiny #birdsofinstagram #birdstagram #artistsoninstagram #artoftheday #dailyinspiration #dailydrawing #birdart #artsy #followus #nvillustration #etsy #365feathersproject @instagram @nuts_about_birds @birds.nature @worldofartists @natgeocreative @etsy @art.magazine @strictlypaperart @boredpanda

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