22 June 2015

The Canary of Snails

It's amazing what you can buy online these days.

The postman delivered these guys the other week.

Though I doubt he was aware of what he had picked up from the sorting office.

19 June 2015

A Gentle Gift

This week I found gentleness in broken driveways.

Once again it was unexpected.

And I was left wondering 'is this a gift?'

10 June 2015

Quinta Essentia

Lady's Mantle in the dye pot

Dyeing again. This time giving Lady's Mantle, Alchemilla, a whirl.

Not surprisingly it produces a yellow, so we shan't linger on the dyeing aspect.

Let's give some thought to those beads of water that linger on her leaves.