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Tree at night

Hopefully this should bring my daily sketches up to date!

I often paint trees in night scenes but since badger watching as a teenager I haven’t drawn trees from life at night.   8 more words

Daily Sketches

That's Mister Leptoglossus occidentalis to you

I had an unexpected visitor to my house today. He was tall, and handsome, and wore a beautiful coat of browns and reds. Very autumnal; very dashing. 77 more words



I said I would revisit pinecones… this one is a little worse for wear, a bird (probably a crossbill but I’m no expert) has split the scales to get to the seeds.

Daily Sketches

My favorite plant this week - Cupressus arizonica var. glabra 'Raywood's Weeping'

This is my second post under this meme, and it probably seems I’m cheating the system, as none of the plants I have highlighted so far is actually yet IN my garden. 532 more words


Our Next Step

We tend to forget that not all our wonderful readers also follow our foliage frolics on Facebook so in case you missed our announcement, here it is; 794 more words