Each “feather” has to be curled, frayed, and perfectly placed.Diana Beltran Herrera is an amazing paper artist who creates super-realistic bird sculptures.

Each bird is handmade and takes anywhere from 5 days to 2 weeks to complete.

She is currently living in Bristol, where she is studying a MA in Fine Arts at the University of the West of England.

Images courtsey of Diana Beltran Herrera. For more of her work, please visit her website