Natural landscape architect and garden designer Michael Littlewood of Somerset, UK. Designer of natural swimming pools. Author of Natural Swimming Pools, Inspiration for Harmony with Nature, available on his website.
This incredibly beautiful creature is a Taiwan Blue Magpie (Urocissa caerulea), also called the Taiwan Magpie or Formosan Blue Magpie, which is a member of the Crow family. It is considered a rare and valuable species and has been protected by Taiwan’.
Clay Pot Autumn Decorations — This clay pot scarecrow has lots of pretty raffia. Gail from Purple Hues and Me has a tutorial for making many variations of these hanging clay pot characters in lots of color schemes.