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Imagining Winter

We don’t have snow here, yet.  It’s not even officially winter, but I am thinking ahead and painting some snow scenes.  I have purchased some iridescent medium which can be used mixed in the watercolor paint, or brushed over top of it.   30 more words


One of Nature's Mysteries to Solve

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Recognize these blue…things?

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As one of our readers guessed, this native tree is from the Juniper family– 147 more words

Backyard Habitat

October Sunset

Apricot gauze draped,

Twined with peach-pink ribbons, through

Tops, tall evergreens—

Dusk finger-blends horizon,

Fills sky’s bowl, smoky blue plums.

© J Lapis, 2015


The World I See, Thu., 9/3/15

I love trees. Washington State is The Evergreen State for all our pine trees. The western part of the state is covered in them and the verdancy is exquisite. 90 more words