Seven crafts to get kids into birding: from easy to expert !
Painting a bird bath © Melpo Apostolidou, BirdLife Cyprus
Let’s face it: kids are much more likely to watch birds coming to a feeder that they’ve made themselves. We see birds every day, but if you want to get into the mind-set of a bird, and really think about what life is like for the fluttering friends on the other side of the window, you need to get your hands dirty – or, at least, slightly sticky with peanut butter. Here are just a few ideas to inspire the young’uns in your life to embrace what could become a lifelong passion...have a look and start them young here.