i have been blessed to meet so many new creative friends the past few months online. The most prolific of them - work full time jobs . watching them on U stream and You-tube, I can feel the pull of their souls screaming Is it Friday Yet? ,So that they may be free to have time in studio to express themselves.
The cold Santa Ana Winds are a blowing wildly through are now almost barren Mojave desert.As this glorious season changes, I too am blowing toward the right coast Until then, I wish All of You the Richness of the cold season that brings all of us closer together In our Homes and in Our Hearts Much Love
It has been quite a Fiasco Realizing the swarm of bees
that live(hide, lurk) somewhere on our ranch would not yield to the countless "tricks" attempted to keep them from the hbird feeders Finally, a NEW FEEDER was found I ordered two Humzingers guaranteed to be BEE PROOF well, they are indeed keeping those buzzing ,feeder destroying, pollinating buggers, from sucking out the hummingbird nectar However, its been 2 weeks and so far despite many brief visits from the whirling angels none of them appear to be crazy about their new feeders Oh yes, it could be timing the weather here in the Mojave desert has been facilitating between extremes -100 degrees to 60 degrees as Fall attempts to make her way fully into the Mojave desert I wait impatiently hoping that when I return from the Right coast the Whirling angels will be whirling and swirling under the Pomegranate Canopy
The Books of the White Man are not sufficient for me The Great Spirit has given me the opportunity to study the universe of nature the forests and the rivers the mountains and the animal world "Tatanga Mani, Stoney
Here in the mojave , mother nature is showing signs of Fall
though the 3 days of under 80 degree temperatures, were quickly replaced by over 100 degrees,again-ugh.
Fortunately, during one of my random follow the links creative searches, I came upon an amazing school!
Yes an online school filled with wonderful women, all passionate about mixed media art. Drawing,journaling, painting, layering,experimenting, and most importantly, encouraging eachother in every way possible.
Like me, these adorable desert chipmunks took Mother Nature seriously last week when our temperatures dropped below the 80s. There are 3 of these these fun little guys running reconnaissance from the bird feeding station and back down the yard and through the back fence. I have got to figure out how to shoot video with my camera because the are just too fun!