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In Pursuit of Liberty

This painting is my newest in the crow series I have been working on for several years now, as well as my first completed project for 2018. 299 more words

Sketchbook Project - Barn Swallows

Barn Swallows

The basic concept for this page comes from a triptych I am working on. The original series of paintings is a gift for a friend who helped me set up templates for my fine art projects, prepare for shows, and work on general studio set up. 209 more words

Sketchbook Project - Cover Art

Today I took some time to start scanning the completed rough drafts and think about color schemes for the individual pages. Each page will also contain a relevant quote to elaborate upon the illustrations contained within the pages of the sketchbook. 188 more words

A Time of Magic---Monday, September 18, 2017

In the Glittering sunlight

High in the air

On a crisp, bright, warm September morning

The little Barn Swallows gathered in dense clusters in the sky, then… 58 more words

Life On A Colorado Farm

Don't Forget The Barn Swallows

I wrote this post and posted it over a year ago, back when I still lived up north.

Yesterday, as I walked down my driveway in Florida I was greeted by about a dozen or so barn swallows, diving and swooping as if to say “hello again”.   674 more words


Nature Journaling at Home: Barn Swallows on the Porch

There is a barn swallow (Hirundo rustica) nest right outside our front door, on top of the porch light. We had swallows last year, too. 1,218 more words

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Another Generation Takes Flight

Another generation of Barn Swallows has fledged…Every year local swallows return to nests in the rafters of the porch here on the square in Blanco. 299 more words