Tagged with birds

Bird Mail!

Bird Mail!

I just sent off some handmade goodies for a fun swap: Bird Mail Art! I had to decorate an envelope so it had a bird theme– I stamped a handcarved bird block I made, plus some other imagery. Inside I had to include flat bird related goodies. I made this felt bird ornament: Plus I … Continue reading

Spring is in the Air

Spring is in the Air

If you had seen the sunlight this morning out our windows, you would know that spring is coming! Sure, it is ridiculously cold out. Sure, we still leave the house in winter coats, scarves, and mittens. But really, the warm glow of the light this morning means one thing and one thing only: spring is … Continue reading

Watercolor Painted Wood Cardinals

Watercolor Painted Wood Cardinals

The Wee One and I had lots of fun on Wednesday. The day started off with a two hour school delay due to the lovely snow coming down, so I made cinnamon roll pancakes and hot chocolate (with whipped cream!) for him and the Middl’n. Then the Wee One and I went for a snowy … Continue reading

For the Birds!

For the Birds!

We had a bird themed day yesterday. Both the Wee One and I enjoy watching the birds outside our window and out in nature when we go on walks, so we decided to make them a special winter treat. There are lots of birdseed ornament “recipes” out there, but we made up our own based … Continue reading

Tuesday Love! Owls

Tuesday Love! Owls

I adore owls. They are elegant and graceful and mysterious. In Greek mythology, they are associated with Athena, the Goddess of Wisdom. In other myths and cultures the owl is a protector of souls, helping them move on to the underworld. I have several representations of owls in my studio, including a glass snowy owl … Continue reading