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Frodo Sits

Frodo has been faithfully sitting on her nest of eggs for 14 days. She is doing very well. One morning I didn’t get to push Frodo off the nest at the usual time for her personal time (eating and so forth) as The Little Fulla only slept for 45 minutes. 734 more words



A couple of our hens went broody a little over a month back.

Because chicken eggs take three weeks to hatch, it isn’t uncommon for additional eggs to be added to the original clutch along the way. 826 more words

Pen and Ink - Natural Forms at DVSA

I was back at the Dundas Valley School of Art today to teach the second in a series of four one-day workshops. Last week, I taught Pen and Ink Basics and most of the students were back today to explore natural forms with their pens. 223 more words

Barry Coombs

Look who's arrived! 

It’s been a busy day in Miss Irwin’s house. 🐣🐣🐣🐣🐣

Early Years

Bees and brood boxes

It’s been an amazing couple of days, 27C in the garden and the colony has been making the most of the hot weather and ample foraging opportunities. 345 more words

Let the hatching begin

Our female cat, Nemesis, insisted I follow her to the incubator several times as there was definitely something important happening I needed to see. As usual, she was correct.The cracking had started and we watched obsessively… 255 more words


FREE Lessons on Drawing Animals!

Enjoyable Step-by-step Lessons for Beginners (free until Friday, May 13, 2016)! These lessons are suitable for artists from age 10 to 101!

Kevin Bacon

From a story book called… 158 more words

Drawing: The Foundation Of All Visual Arts