This time he is introducing us to MyCroft, his Junk Yard Bird.
I will let Art take it from here:
Mycroft is a mythical being created from my imagination (I have a weird imagination), when I found a broken branch on a back road near our cottage.
One of the interesting aspects of Mycroft is that the back is made from an old board I pulled out of the back of my brother’s truck 20 years ago, which was full of junk he was taking to the dump. The legs are the only parts I bought – they are rebar.
The rest is made from scraps and the reddish paint is an oops I bought at Home Depot for another project.
Lawrie (my wife) and I thought for a long time before coming up with a suitable name. The name came to us one night while watching Elementary, which featured Sherlock Holmes’s brother Mycroft. Our mythical bird was scruffy like Sherlock’s brother Mycroft, hence the name.
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