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Summer Loving, Had Me a Blast

Grease ends this weekend and everyone here at The Venue is having an absolute blast! If you haven’t seen the show yet, the best night to come would be this Thursday, November 20th at 7 pm. 308 more words


Larch cones

It was pouring with rain when I went to walk the dog so I’m back to drawing those pieces of woodland I can take home!  I liked the way the cones were so evenly spaced on this particular twig.

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Learning about plants & Latin names!

Part of learning about horticulture is the ability to identify a LOT of different trees and plants. Last time I got 8 / 10 in the test and so this time I aim for something similar or perhaps better. 393 more words


TAMARACKS: Trees of Smoky Gold


The wind-swept, snow-laced dawn of November did not bring a total end to the magnificent kaleidoscope of colors that bathed October woodlands in the raw beauty of seasonal change. 396 more words


The Unsung Heroes of my Fall Garden

We all have our favorite fall plants – the ones that we look forward to every year, anticipating the  colors and ever-changing combinations with their garden companions. 664 more words


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

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