She Shows Us How She Created This Incredible Homemade Pneumatic Wing Costume

The thought of being able to flying among the birds has never ceased to inspire.  What child hasn’t had the daydream of being able to fly? Even the Wright brothers, who pioneered human flight, took influence from actual bird wings.

Alexis Noriega has started to make a name for herself making winged costumes out of real bird feathers. Many of her creations are available on her Etsy store The Crooked Feather. She is also open to taking commissioned work. As you can see in this video, her creations can be incredibly elaborate.


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