'Gone is the pale hand of winter
Here is the first flush of May
And soon I will discover whether
Birds of the summer
Fly in circles or
Just fly away'
A Fine Frenzy - 'Bird of the Summer'
It's always interesting to see where you will finally get with the concept. At first it was intended to be a traditional still-life drawing, and step by step here comes this little birdie.. The symbolism is all up to your endless imagination!
Graphite pencil drawing.
Based on a photograph by Claude Tenot http://www.artlimited.net/image/en/238910