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Oil Painting: Pansy Bouquet

At 12 by 16 inches, this painting of a pansy bouquet is on the larger side for me. Thanks to my marvelous neighbor for the flowers. 14 more words

Oil Painting

Off and Poppin'

Things aren’t flowering as fast as I’d like. Normally by now I think I’d have more flowers going. I could be wrong. Pansies and snapdragons look like they’re going. 204 more words

May Flowers

More gardening today and more rain. I went to a local nursery and picked out some flowers to plant in several different places around the house. 123 more words


Hi-ā-tus.  Comes from the Latin hiare, to gape.  I wonder if that is connected to the fact that the “ah” sound is when the mouth opens widest.  150 more words