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Sneak peak into the sketches of my project.

Decomposed to compose themselves again

As research for my term project I created a set of tasks I gave to people to gain insight and inspiration. Here is the brief they were given: 159 more words


Bon Voyage

This two ladies shipped today to their new home in the US… They were painted back in 2012, with great pleasure. Bon voyage, my little ones! 70 more words


Help Count California Monarch Butterflies

from the Xerces Society

A new web site is launched to support volunteers counting monarchs in California — and new energy is brought to monarch conservation in the United States thanks to a memo from the president. 509 more words


Pollinator seminar at Westminster - the official version - and that 1,500 figure

Last month I wrote a personal account of the National Pollinator Strategy Seminar held at Westminster.  This week the Parliamentary Office for Science and Technology released their official summary of the event plus PDFs of the slides of some of the participants.   289 more words


Nandi Hills, 271114

Email to the bngbirds egroup:

The morning clouds wreathed the mountains:

I thought, “Giants are those who rise above what obscures them, and raise their heads to the sunlight.” 729 more words

10 inch Pink ombre rosette cake

Beautiful 10 inch rosette cake made for a very special first birthday.

I also made a white chocolate one covered in hundreds and thousands that sat on top of the cake.

Bang Bang Meringue