It’s not the most popular bird around – but it is one of the most intelligent
European Magpie ( Pica pica ) Bird watercolor illustrations
When drawing outdoors I can often hear them, talking together, it sounds that way, and the experts say they actually communicate amazingly well, coordinating, maybe even planning… and who knows what else. They are beautiful birds, but too smart for comfort some might say.
It is almost like I can see it on them, they watch me while I’m painting, jumping around, watching me, watching everything with their curious eyes…
Frog watercolor and text by Frits Ahlefeldt
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