This is a fully detailed and life sized carving. It is hand carved out of basswood and painted in acrylics. The birds are mounted on a hand carved wooden base. Glass eyes and the feet are made from bronze.
The male cardinal measures 7″ from the beak to the tail, the female cardinal measures 7″ from the end of the tail to the front of its chest, the baby cardinal measures 4 inches from the tip of the beak to the end of the tail.