The Last Day

April 1, 2022 § Leave a comment

The Last Day © Lynn Wiles 2022

They changed the months that dogs are allowed on the closest beach, so we can no longer go legally in April through September. Yesterday it was. It looks so calm in this still photo, but the wind was blowing sand in my eyes.

Mutant

March 25, 2022 § Leave a comment

Mutant © Lynn Wiles 2022

My begonia escargot had some kind of disease, so I cut off all the leaves. Three new un-diseased leaves have emerged – two normal and this intriguing mutation.

Annual Happy Day

March 12, 2022 § 4 Comments

Annual Happy Day © Lynn Wiles 2022

For about one hour yesterday my tiny crocuses bloomed. They are again closed up tight and will hopefully make it through all the bad weather this weekend to make Monday another happy day.

Fuchsia Cage

March 2, 2022 § 1 Comment

Fuchsia Cage © Lynn Wiles 2022

My fuchsia is blooming indoors and I never noticed before that there’s a phase between bud and bloom that looks like a cage.

Spring Tease

February 23, 2022 § Leave a comment

Spring Tease © Lynn Wiles 2022

It rained last night. Springlike temperatures today. All the snow and ice has melted to reveal crocus greens emerging from the ground. But wait, snowstorm on Friday with below freezing temperatures for the following week. Spring will have to wait.

Begonia Bowerae – Watercolor

February 12, 2022 § 7 Comments

Begonia Bowerae – Watercolor © Lynn Wiles 2022

I’ve been working on my final assignment for my 2018 Botanical Illustration course for months and finally submitted it this week. Now it’s time to play and perhaps get back to my camera.

Afternoon by the River

January 25, 2022 § 4 Comments

Afternoon by the River © Lynn Wiles 2022

The light was lovely yesterday between the docks in the shallows of the river where melting had begun.

Lichen Painting

January 22, 2022 § 2 Comments

Lichen Painting © Lynn Wiles 2022

So far, this has been my greatest hit in my perpetual journal (from 2021).

In Between

January 11, 2022 § 2 Comments

In Between © Lynn Wiles 2022

From the other day when it was above freezing. My birdbath gives me interesting abstract views in the winter.

Snow Roses

January 8, 2022 § Leave a comment

Snow Roses © Lynn Wiles 2022

I don’t know how these swirly patterns of snow were formed, but they reminded me of simplified roses.

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