Carbon Sequestration

  “Butterflies and Turtles”  www.melissabluefineartandgardendesign.com.   Turtlehead is the host plant for Baltimore Checkerspot.  Both are quite rare now.  Sadly, the patch I used to visit has been obliterated.  I hate for my paintings to be memorials of past glories, instead of celebrations of thriving diversity of life. So I’ve been listening to NPR again,Continue reading “Carbon Sequestration”

The Birds, the Bees, and You

Blazing Stars Along the Dead River This was an exceptional summer for blazing stars at Illinois Beach State Park, and I wanted to share them with you.  I think I’ll probably paint a whole series, because it was just so pretty. This kind of beauty is worth hanging on to, don’t you think?  Luckily weContinue reading “The Birds, the Bees, and You”

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