Monthly Archives: June 2008

Taking pictures in the country

Green bug on Tiger Lilly This doesn't compare to Darcy's dragonflies, but it is the best insect shot I've ever taken.  I wouldn't have seen him if I hadn't been taking pictures because he is exactly the same color as … Continue reading

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Seattle Sunday in the country

Fresh picked green beans   I seem to be on a bit of a tangent!  Here is a bunch of just picked green beans.  We have been enjoying fresh green beans and beets from the garden for a week or … Continue reading

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Back in the country again

Img_6563 – pole bean on fence   Came back home today in time to go out for my photography walk.  Nothing interesting in the flower bed, so I headed to the garden.  The pole beans are almost as tall as … Continue reading

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Rag quilting and photographs in the country

Prairie Paisley from Moda I was thinking baby blanket when I started making this project using the Prairie Paisley collection from Moda.  I used off-white flannel for the backing and didn't use any batting.  But then when I was working … Continue reading

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Rag quilting in the country, again!

Moda baby lovie for Etsy I have finally gotten back to my rag quilting!  Here is my first finished project in a long time.  This baby lovie is made from Moda's All You Need is Love fabric squares.  I'm going … Continue reading

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More good news in the country!

More good news!  Two more of my photographs have been selected to be added to the library at iStockphoto.  One was another sort of the same weird pink flowers, and the other one is a slightly different version of the … Continue reading

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Shasta daisy series

I also put together a Shasta daisy series, since they had just started opening at the beginning of the week.  Some of the shots are taken with rain drops and dew drops that may not show up without enlarging.  Sorry … Continue reading

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Good news in the country

Good news!  I just got an email tell me that another one of my photos has been selected to be added to my portfolio at iStockphoto.  Yeah!!  It was one of the weird pink flowers from my daughter's house.  During … Continue reading

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Quite Sunday in the country

Nothing exciting happening today.  I have been editing and organizing photos, so I'll share a few.  Here is the series I took over the past week of the red geranium.  It's amazing how much it changed from day to day. … Continue reading

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Yellow Hibiscus

  I took these close-up shots of this yellow hibiscus last Saturday at the graduation party.  The hostess had a potted plant on her patio.  I waited too long to take the photos; it was getting too dark to get … Continue reading

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