Monday Morning Birds-Chickadees

Four Chickadees, oil on canvas Like little sprites flitting around in the trees, chickadees look like miniature fun guys. I can't help but smile when I see them with their little black caps and collars,with snowy white scarfs around their necks like their ears are always cold. Just a dab of yellow creeps up their … Continue reading Monday Morning Birds-Chickadees

Sunflower Meanderings

“I want to be like a sunflower, so that even on darkest days I will stand tall and find sunlight.” Unknown   Sunflowers are so intriguing, so fascinating.  Why?  Like a magnet, when I hear about a field of sunflowers, the pull is so strong.  I have to go take in the beauty.  True to … Continue reading Sunflower Meanderings

Colorful Fridays–Shady Green

  "Like emotions, colours are a reflection of life." - Janice Glennaway (from Irene Osborne) Most greens fall into the yellow spectrum following the colors of leaves, grass and other growing things of the natural world.  These greens usually produce a nice mud color if mixed with red.  The discovery of Viridian green changed that, … Continue reading Colorful Fridays–Shady Green