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#A4: Silence and Sentiment

My painting for the day. It did not make it to the night, but it was good practice. I do not always like the way the featured image shows in WordPress, especially in the Reader – it seems like it is being pushed into your face. 179 more words


Watershed Nature Reserve - Edwardsville, IL

Here is a pic of my painting from this past Monday at the Watershed. It was painted in soft morning light from the marsh walk and is a scene of the lower lake, which is nearly covered in duckweed, etc. 75 more words

The Sluice Creek Cloths

There is only a week to go before the Knitting & Stitching show! Nearly everything is packed up in copious amounts of bubblewrap and I am running around deciding on slightly strange things like how to transport 2 buckets of dry sand without it spilling out everywhere. 379 more words

New Work

White River Sedge Meadow (278/681)

White River Sedge Meadow encompasses the largest southern sedge meadow in Wisconsin.  Located just one mile south-southeast of White River Prairie/Tamaracks and also a part of the larger White River Marsh State Wildlife Area, this natural area can be accesses by numerous parking areas scattered around its perimeter.   389 more words

SNA Visits

Comstock Bog-Meadow (275/681)

Comstock Bog-Meadow features a large sedge meadow and marsh with bog vegetation in some areas and is located in central Marquette County, north of Montello.  There are several access points to the property including parking areas off of CTH J and Edgewood Avenue. 273 more words

SNA Visits

Marsh Frogs

Watchful in the reeds
Frogs catch flies with sticky tongues
A warm day harvest

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