The Raven: they mate for life, both parents feed their chicks, and they are unselfish: calling other ravens whenever a carcass is found and share their food with other hungry Ravens. many consider them the most intelligent of all birds.
I continue to build the neck and shoulders up in layers of epoxy clay. I sculpt the final layer of epoxy clay to mimic the feather texture on the head. The join looks obvious in this photo, but after it's been primed and painted it's nearly seamless.