Category Archives: Nature

Las Cruces

New Mexican food, lots of long-time art friends and beautiful art.  I’m happy to be showing at the Las Cruces Art Fair this weekend.  Hope you can join us! Come to the Las Cruces Art Fair this weekend  

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Empty Nest

With the last post, 2 cardinal babies hunkered low in their nest. A week old, they still had a ways to go, so I figured after returning from a short vacation, they would have changed significantly. Instead, an empty nest. … Continue reading

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Day 5 or 6

They are growing! Fast!

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Day Two

Cardinal hatchlings, day two.

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Beginnings

A couple of weeks ago, Mama Cardinal built her nest in the yaupon beyond the kitchen window. While she was away, I sneaked a picture. Can you see the 2 light blue specked eggs? Yesterday, they hatched! I’ll get a … Continue reading

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Flat Coral

I spied this flattened coral snake on my walk this morning. Beautiful colors. Wished it had made it across the road. Too bad they get such a bad rap. They are good snakes.

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Another Deadline Met

I’ve spent the last two days completing information deadlines for the upcoming Western Visions Original Prints Show & Sale and the Society of Animal Artists, Art and the Animal – 52nd Annual Exhibition. Lots of paperwork, but I think I … Continue reading

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Nice bird sighting

I just spotted, and identified a pair of Black-throated Green Warblers.  I’d seen them in June, but couldn’t get a good enough look to positively identify them.  This is their migratory route, so they are more than likely heading south … Continue reading

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Shoot!

I have been sharpening up my shooting skills at the San Antonio Gun Club.  I’m shooting skeet in a women’s league.  Because some of you will want to know, here’s what I’m shooting:   Winchester 101, 20 ga over & under … Continue reading

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Sneak-peek day 4

Here’s a fine fellow for your Thursday. A long-necked crane.

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