swallow. Swallows signify good fortune. I believe they symbolize good fortune because they return year after year. We think we are lucky to have a barn full of swallows. They keep our insect population in check and are thrilling and fun to watch as they dive and swoop in the farm yard.
I envision four birds in the series to make a set. I am enjoying the process so much I may end up making more. Today I used easy cut lino block, a pink plastic material. It is easier to cut than linoleum block and easier to turn to make details pop and well as make lines.