Place dry pine cones on a foil-covered baking sheet in a single layer. Bake in a pre-heated oven at 200 degrees for about minutes. Spray them with a little acrylic sealer to give them a little sheen and to give strength since pine cones are fragile.
website is in Russian and there are no instructions for making these but they look simple. A wooden ball for the head, bamboo skewer for the beak, pine cone body, look in the wooden or scrapbook aisle at the craft store for something similar for the feet.