Hummingbirds  

I spent over a decade raising orphaned baby hummingbirds here in the San Francisco Bay Area. Now I’m retired, I would like to share how hummingbirds can guide us to appreciate nature in astonishing ways.   Thanks for visiting, Birdie Girl

 

My Hummingbird Photos
©Sherburn LaBelle

 

Hummingbirds Are An Inspiration: My Art Work About Hummingbirds
©Sherburn LaBelle

Some Fun Hummingbird Footage

FROM YOUTUBE VIDEO Hummingbirds of California--- some stay, some come to breed & some are passing through. Appearing here are Allen's, Anna's, Black-Chinned, Calliope, Costa's and Rufous Hummingbird. Enjoy. Special thanks for the people that filmed these. To see more...

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HANDLE WITH CARE from Reader’s Digest

BY SY MONTGOMERY FROM THE BOOK BIRDOLOGY Reader's Digest, June 2015(About Me & my Hummers!) ILLUSTRATION BY CHRIS BUZELLI (detail) These fragile baby hummingbirds needed a mom. Instead, they got me. WHEN THEY WERE FOUND, the infants were nearly dead. Hatching from...

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An Artist That Likes Birds

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...

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Marin IJ –Why Save World Draw? About Birdie Girl

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...

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Birdology by Sy Montgomery

Birdology: Adventures With A Pack of Hens, A Peck of Pigeons, Cantankerous Crows, Fierce Falcons, Hip Hop Parrots, Baby Hummingbirds, and One Murderously Big Living Dinosaur Simon & Schuster, ISBN 978-1416569848 Birdology by Sy Montgomery Birdology From the Publisher:...

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Hummingbirds by JoLynn Taylor

 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...

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