Mother and Father Cardinal Mother Cardinal Mother Cardinal is looking pensive in the spruce, her delicate coloring just catching the light. At least two cardinal families have lived in the spruce for years, always appearing at the ends of branches. In early spring I watch them court each other, giving each other seeds. In summer I watch their little ones fledge and learn to feed. Below, Father Cardinal is looking cold, puffing out and tucking in with blustery winds higher up in the spruce. Father Cardinal Look in the upper right and lower left to see where they are. Look upper right and lower left . . . . . . . Follow me on Instagram. Visit my photography galleries on Portraits of Animals. All images used on this site are copyrighted to Bernadette E. Kazmarski unless otherwise noted and may not be used without my written permission. Please ask if you are interested in using one in a print or internet publication. If you are interested in purchasing a print of this image or a product including this image, visit my galleries of Photography on Portraits of Animals to see if I have it available already. If you don’t find it there, visit “Custom Prints” for availability and terms. I'll be more than happy to make a print for you. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Post navigation Winter BouquetMore Crocuses Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.