"The Phoenix" by Karen Renee was featured on "Through the Looking Glass" in the March 2015 issue of Miniature Collector magazine. Karen Renee's splendid 1:12 scale exotic birds can be found on the show table and website of her mother, Stained Glass By Barbara Sabia. Email: email@example.com. Web: http://www.barbarasaba.com
The hand-sculpted Phoenix is 6" tall. Its crest is hand-painted ostrich feathers and the train is custom dyed Whiting cape feathers. The body and wing feathers are hand painted, hand-cut Japanese crepe paper. The stand is Sculpey, over a wire form.