It's my Dad's birthday today :: Happy Birthday Dad! :: I hope you are having a lovely day and that the weather is sunny where you are, because here it feels like Autumn. I have been working on a painting for him, here is the version in my sketchbook... I really enjoyed playing with inks to draw … Continue reading Happy Birthday!
I disappeared for a while. I fell down the knitting rabbit hole again. I sometimes emerged for basic self-care, child care, house duties and basic socialising. You know, during the rare occasion when someone attempts to approach this weird looking woman who is knitting furiously, sat in that corner on her own, while kids are busy … Continue reading My menagerie
Mrs Pony was born out of a happy accident. I bought a few balls of yarn from a charity shop yesterday morning (the lady kindly sold me a few balls for £1) with the intention to knit a creature out of it. One of the yarn was pink with a label around it that read: … Continue reading Mrs Pony
Boy and I went birdwatching with some friends today and we were very lucky. As Boy and his friend were busy looking for large branches of trees to throw in the water, I stayed in the bird hide with my binoculars and I got to see ducks, crows, Canadian geese, a cormorant, a heron in flight, landing … Continue reading From the Bird Hide…
Buzzard follows me or maybe I follow you as I walk, drive, breath...
Barn owls, everywhere Magical sight in the air Grand, powerful stare. The first time I met you, barn owl, it was in the summer 2005. I was driving in the very early hours of the morning, on the motorway in the south east of France, on my way to Germany. You appeared out of nowhere … Continue reading Barn owl (Tyto Alba)
The woods are my church The birds and bats, my choir The priest, a badger.