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Wild Flower, Butterfly Scarf

Wild Flower Butterfly Scarf: A new scarf design to welcome spring. Or perhaps, to celebrate Valentine's day? This butterfly is composed from wild flowers found on my mountain hikes. 100% silk satin, 36" x 36" with hand rolled hems. Please visit my web site to place an order. Perhaps it … [Read More...]

Progressive Photo #4, Hummingbirds

Happy New Year! The male Calliope Hummingbird is now added to the bottom of the painting and the female Calliope is penciled in at the middle, left of the foxglove. I'm planning to take the finished painting to the printer next week, so my next post will have a "professional" photo,  done … [Read More...]

Progressive Photo #3 “Hummingbirds” December 2015

The 2nd hummingbird has been added.   He is a black-chinned hummingbird.  Needless to say, there aren't  any black flowers which would be desirable for nectar, so I chose red clover and a day lily bud from the "dark" palette. One of my blog recipients reminded me that an even number of birds … [Read More...]

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