The director of the Big Sur Spirit Garden, Jayson Fann likes to make people feel at home. He’s a nester. Literally — he makes giant, human-sized nests for people to hang out and sleep in and eat in and LIVE IN FOREVER AND NEVER LEAVE (but maybe that’s just us).

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Jayson Fann

These “spirits nests” are often made out of Eucalyptus wood. Fann harvests it himself, he says, with the help of a few assistants. Two truckloads of branches might make one nest. He twists and screws the branches together in his workshop.

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Jayson Fann

By the end, they’re so heavy that they need to be installed with a crane.

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Jayson Fann

Oh, and they cost $4,000 to $20,000. (WORTH IT.) Part of the proceeds go to support the garden. But you have to be a pretty rich bird to afford one of these. Or just really, really into nesting.