Hello- This is a new page I’m adding to my website.
I spent over a decade taking care of baby hummingbirds. I went through an intense, long training. When the babies were old enough they were all released back to the wild—they were not pets. I eventually became hummingbird team leader. Now I’m retired, I would like to share some of what I learned, showing how hummingbirds can guide us to appreciate nature in astonishing ways.
Please check back… for some tips, advice and stories. Thxs, Birdie Girl ♥ ~~( : >
I like tromping through wetlands, forests and the high desert just to get a glimpse of a bird. It doesn’t necessary have to be a rare bird, but if it is, it made my day. I am an artist. Sometimes, I draw birds but not as much as I would like. Sometimes, I...read more
MARIN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL Marin Snapshot: "Fairfax Artist Finds Calling As Foster Mom for Hummingbirds" by Jennifer Upshaw POSTED: 05 / 01 / 2010 Above Photo/Jeff Vendsel A pair of hummingbirds fed by artist and conservationist Brenda...read more
Photo: Sy Montgomery watches Brenda Sherburn feed orphaned hummingbirds. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Article/Photos by JoLynn Taylor ~ Wildcare News ~ Fairfax artist Brenda Sherburn has a hobby. She saves the lives of hummingbirds. This...read more