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More Trees for the Bees (also Shrubs)

Having caught up on our hives, we should now catch up on the trees we have provided specifically for for the bees, an update for… 506 more words

To The Simpson Desert and Beyond - Day 3 - Bridges and Creekbeds

Day 3
I woke up to be greeted by an absolutely glorious day. After a huge gourmet breakfast of bacon, eggs, tomato, hash browns and baked beans; all washed down with a cup of hot brew, I really didn’t feel like doing much at all. 1,244 more words

Simpson Desert

Aggressive Blocking

I pretty much HATE blocking.  Of course I always do it and love the effect on my knitted work.  It’s such an amazing transformation from fuzzled curly mess to something you would actually want to wear. 539 more words

Making Things

Bluebird on the Pussy Willow

This was again inspired by Talain’s Photography. He has graciously given me permission to incorporate his images into my paintings. This is not one of his images, but I loved his wonderful bluebirds and his photo of a silhouette of a bird sitting on pussy willow. 8 more words

Travel Theme: Orange

This week at Where’s My Backpack?, Ailsa misses the sun and longs for some fiery, bright orange to brighten up the days. Mmmmkay. I’m in. 454 more words

Update: trying to get some pics of my repurposed top

The worst part of making my own clothes is trying to get pictures of them in action.

I have stopped believing that I am unphotogenic.  Taking good pictures is a skill and you have to work at it – on both sides of the camera.   327 more words

Making Things

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silver budded branch

rises moon-kissed; golden rain

drops from sun tears

© Freya Pickard 2014

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