Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Wednesday's Walk

A lovely day, a lovely walk.

All the young Douglas fir trees are sporting new growth.

It's bright green and fuzzy looking.


Cow's Parsnip

Cat's Ears


Nootka Rose

Osier Dogwood


A stand of Cow's Parsnip 

Native Dogwood

Corn Lily

Wild Honeysuckle

Wild Lupine 

And a stunning wild Columbine!

Tuesday, May 30, 2023

I'm Late

Design - "Little Birds Calendar" - "Pied Flycatcher - October"
Designer- The Little Stitcher
Fabric - 32 count Vintage Country Mocha
Fibers - DMC - 2 strands over 2 threads
Started - 3 October 2018
Completed - 6 October 2018 

I'm late with this post - blame the holiday weekend.

So I saw THREE Acorn Woodpeckers recently.

Male on left - female on the right.

You can see all three birds here - two on the left  - one on the right.

Two guys and a gal.

A guy

Two guys

A gal and a guy

Good times!

Monday, May 29, 2023

Memorial Day


How are you spending your Memorial weekend?

Sunday, May 28, 2023

Sunday's Hummers

All Anna's

Male Anna's

Female Anna's

This looks like a young (newly-fledged?) bird to me.

What do you think?

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Saturday's Critters

Lots of bunny photos this week.

And a Western Gray Squirrel

Back to bunnies

Barry the Buck antler update.

We can literally watch them growing.

It's exhausting work!

Friday, May 26, 2023

Lots of Woodpeckers

Design - "Soft as a Bunny"
Designer - Birds of a Feather
Fabric - 32 count Birds of a Feather Barn Owl linen
Fibers - GAST - 2 strands over 2 threads
Started - 17 July 2011
Completed - 29 July 2011 

Lots of woodpeckers!

Male Flicker

Female and  male 

Male Acorn Woodpecker

Female Hairy Woodpecker

Male Hairy Woodpecker

Male Downy Woodpecker

Lots to enjoy!