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A Spring Blossom Oxymel

I have just made a hawthorn blossom and rose oxymel. It was so easy to make I thought I would share the recipe with you. Firstly I got my liquid ready; for an oxymel this is a combination of apple cider vinegar and honey. 343 more words

Herbal Remedy

Tulips or Rose Buds?  11 x 14 Inch Oil Painting

This is another attempt at using a knife that was too big for the size of flowers I was painting. The good news is that I got a plethora of new painting knives and they came in yesterday!!!! 32 more words

Floral Painting

Rose Buds for the Kitchen 11 x 14 inch Oil Painting

Out with the old…in with the rose buds.  A bakers dozen!  This is the first painting where I used a painting knife on such a small canvas for more than just the background or blending or larger sweeps.   48 more words

Floral Painting

Mixing it up

So this year I am making a return to the things that I miss. Life can get in the way but I don’t want it to interrupt the aspects of my life that I enjoy and as a result, I am making a return to my DIY projects that I enjoy. 85 more words

Territorial Rose Garden: Prescott, Arizona - Excerpts From A Photo Shoot

This is the third and last post in a series about a weekend getaway my wife and I did to Prescott, Arizona in late October. The series has focused on our visit to the Sharlot Hall Museum. 200 more words


October Garden

As October draws to a close the garden is mostly full of beautiful autumnal leaves patterning the ground.

However, there are still flowers blooming.