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ORCHIDS IN BLACK & WHITE - Japanese brush painting

Japanese brush painting РSumi ink only.  While I love painting in color, I always find myself returning to classic Japanese brush painting in sumi ink only.   20 more words

San Diego

A revised about me, an orchid, and a warning....

Warning everyone… I’m doing the WordPress Blogging101 challenge and also (because one challenge is never enough) the Writing101 challenge over the next month so there may be a few less photographs and a bit more in the way of written stuff…. 411 more words

Cowslip Orchid

On the weekend we saw quite a few different orchids growing beside the walking trail at Blackboy Ridge, near Bindoon about 90km north of Perth. As well as yesterday’s Spider Orchid, we saw this brightly coloured Cowslip Orchid (Caladenia flava). 11 more words


Spider Orchid

We went for a short hike at Blackboy Ridge, in the Chittering Valley about 90km north of Perth yesterday. They were celebrating the annual Chittering Wildflower Festival in the nearby town of Bindoon, and there was an amazing variety of wildflowers along the hiking trail. 30 more words


White Orchids, Tough Orchids

After the last exercise on orchids, I decided to bring them to class again last week. I bought a paler shade this time, almost white with a hint of purple. 243 more words