DON'T USE THIS THEME. For all those who've said it's great, upgrade your free version of Blackbird to V. 1.2.1 and see. The homepage completely disappears, and there are 10s of us who want it back. This is what I got from their support:
6:56 PM (11 hours ago)
Actually due to recent changes in WordPress.org rules, we are not allowed to add Home Page in theme.
That is why we have to add blog page as a home page. And if you want previous home page then you have to purchase premium theme.
Hope you understand.
Have a nice day.
Thanks & Warm Regards