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I took some photographs while in California (that are excellent for computer wallpaper or textures). The state is especially beautiful during the Spring season, before the powerful sun turns the grassy hills into brown. 34 more words


Number 29 - Helped promote peace

Anzac Day, the Remembrance Day in Australia and New Zealand, is next week. As in the UK, it is popular to wear a red poppy as a sign of respect to the soldiers who died in wars. 200 more words

Still Life

White Poppy study #2 Acrylic on canvas 8″ x 10″

Poppy dancer

In Crete on holiday, number 1 activity with the kids is definitely picking up wildflowers… They are so fragile and temporary, yet so full of intense colours and soft delicate curves, it made me want to record them in drawing…



Cold morning garden
In the small it all returns
Big moon little moon

Above, North Healing Garden, upper terrace “Heal Forgotten Islanders” square donated by a local business. 77 more words

Art Blooms

 Lucky me!  There I was, in the best of all possible places: the intersection of flowers, art and mystery.

Thanks to the Walter’s Art Museum in Baltimore and my own Takoma Park Horticultural Club, I was able to send in an entry to… 540 more words

Local Flowers