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Fall Chores

Today dawned clear after great magnitudes of moisture and grey days filled this week. Mt. Baker is beautifully blanketed. Last night we had our first true frost at Coppertop which has held fast today.   151 more words


At the back of the yard this big birch tree stands alone. It’s very messy, shedding branches large and small all the time. It’s rotting, dying unfortunately, from some disease or what may have been a lightning strike many years ago that left a nasty scar up it’s divided trunk. 126 more words


Easy Birch Trees in Acrylic!

This is a quick painting that can be done in a half-hour. Watch the video and paint along with me!

Grab your acrylics, brushes, a canvas and a palette knife and give it a whirl! 20 more words


A New Take on Birch Trees

Over the last three weeks my 4th graders have been working to create the ever-popular birch tree project. I have never done this project before, but as I was flipping through lesson ideas I decided that it would be a nice one to try. 1,005 more words

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