Ravens and Crows are messengers in ancient folkloric tales. I have always been fascinated by them. The Magpie (probably one of my past incarnations) is also in the same family. My latest collection features vintage washed imagery of Blackbirds . Below is a collage sheet of my raw images: (the skirts are already in the gallery--come by and see them before they fly out of there !
I use the same imagery under vintage magnifying lenses in some of my jewelry (below are some cable necklaces- $18.)