Over the weekend, I spent some time making toys for the parrots at the shelter where I volunteer. Since my parrots see toys and think it must be for them, I made them some toys as well.
Sometimes, Max likes playing with toy components as much as she likes playing with the toys. She really treasured this bead, playing with it for over 10 minutes -- an eternity in Max-time!With a scrap of veggie-tanned leather, I made her a little foot toy:
About to work on the knot:
She is very proficient at untying knots without ruining the leather, so I restrung the beads and took a video of her handiwork: