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Weekly photo challenge: broken

For many gardeners, as for most modern artists – gardening is an art, isn’t it? – broken is just a good excuse to recycle. This week’s challenge took me back to the day when we visited two master recyclers, Elmer and Linda Long, at their Bottle Tree Ranch in the Mojave Desert. 160 more words


Is that a Stegosaurus at The Writer's Room?

This has to be the best garden ornament I’ve seen in ages. Sorry about the fencing but I wasn’t going to argue with the dog that decided ole Steggy was his best Mate. 313 more words

Rainy day in Stockholm

Some great ideas for garden art at the art galleries I visited while the garden is drying out.

Matti Kallioinen

Lisa Jonasson

And other artists 7 more words

Garden Art

And Run Wild

#189 – Tuesday, May 19th

Lately it’s all layering to obscure, scratching back down, then connecting the dots. The results . . . lovely etherial images. 25 more words


The Lilac Diaries, 2015

It started out as a joke, I posted on Facebook that I wanted to photograph the same lilac bush every day until my birthday. But minutes later after I had typed #lilacdiaries, I knew that I had to put my money where my mouth was and follow through on my threat/promise.   127 more words


Art in the garden: wooden head

It’s hard to explain why one particular work of art immediately appeals to you, while another doesn’t. It’s often an instinctive, love-at-first-sight for me – something that defies reason. 284 more words


Troubles With Yellow

#188 – Tuesday, May 12th

I began this painting by infusing the canvas with yellow’s brilliant luminosity and while I’ve created my share of massively  39 more words