I have something about birds - I love them. Is it because they represent freedom? I surely would love to fly - like the falcon in "Once and Future King? They are free of the earth and soar through the clouds? They seem so joyous and just sing for the love of life.
I saw a tile triptych of Motawi Art Tiles in a shop window, but just couldn't justify the bucks. So I took snaps of The Nest's window display (one of my favorite stores in Montclair, NJ) and went home and appliqued this wall hanging.