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Almost Hidden Mushrooms

I almost walked by these mushrooms, or perhaps they are toadstools, which were almost hidden beside a dock leading to Somenos Lake.  Complete with spider webs and a drop of water, they looked lovely on the mossy tree on such a dreary day as we are having today.


WPC - Lifecycle

This year I’ve finally managed to capture the whole life of toadstools. 48 more words


Toadstools - Watercolour

I decided to experiment with negative painting by adding in the background first.

Tiny Treasure

Smooth, red and round,

the little toadstool was a jewel in the vole’s eye.

Something to be admired and to be given to his sweetheart at long last.

via Daily Prompt: Mushroom


Magic Mushrooms

Although we are coming to the end of the mushroom season – when the French countryside teems with wild mushroom pickers – a spell of warm sunshine followed by a day or two of light rain this weekend provided the ideal conditions to cause mushrooms to push up through the earth overnight, as if by magic. 140 more words


Piles Copse

Piles Copse is a magical place to spend a sunny evening. On the way, there were some flowers hanging on in the hedgerows, caterpillars and butterflies, and lovely views from Ugborough Beacon. 36 more words

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