feathers most vibrant

*these feathers have been collected through several means of

finding, borrowing, purchasing, and saving from domestic pets

 

no domestic birds were harmed in the collecting process,

game birds were hunted for dietary consumption

any of the flat light waterproof epidermal structures forming the plumage

of birds, each consisting of a hollow shaft having a vane of barbs on either

side. ahey are essential for flight and help maintain body temperature.

 

these alluring objects have deep associations of spirituality, freedom and

ornamentation with cultures world-wide. they can be used functionally as tools

(such as arrows & quills), or more often for aesthetic purposes to beautify.

least vibrant most soft least soft most complex least complex