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Here's Lookin' at Ewe, Kid!

This morning we were outside using the barn as our ‘grey wall’ for photographing artwork for our business. This is almost more trouble than it’s worth, because of all that we have to trek with us. 347 more words


Christmas Lamb

I wanted to create a Christmas lamb painting, trying to do a winter scene, but my usual pastels appeared. Maybe I’m thinking winter is over before it’s begun? 29 more words

Playing hooky

Monday has been put on the back burner, I am taking the day off from life to work on Christmas presents during the daylight hours. 265 more words

Fun With Fiber

Still no rain, still hot, and still wonderful

The summer is slowly waning and I am trying to soak up every moment that I can. The days are already over 2 hours shorter than they were in June, but we still have plenty of sunshine and heat during the days. 1,084 more words

Miscellaneous - Nature, Weather, Etc.

Foula: Edge of the World

The ancient Romans thought Foula was Ultima Thule, a place beyond the borders of the known world. Michael Powell used the island as a stand-in for St Kilda in his 1937 film… 72 more words


What the hay?

After a cool and very wet spring (that followed an especially wet and waterlogged winter), summer hit us this weekend with a blast of tropical heat. 1,557 more words

Miscellaneous - Nature, Weather, Etc.

Lambing Season 2017 - Part 2

So 3 ewes (out of 8) had lambed, with 4 babies on the ground so far. Next up was N-Kerry, who quietly presented me with a simply beautiful little white ewe. 1,239 more words

Dogs And Other Critters