Tag Archives: birds

Books on Painting Water and Bird Photography

I want to do up a small watercolour and coloured pencil drawing of a sandpiper to represent a story from my father’s childhood. Now that he’s dead I’d like to get this done and framed. I was going to use … Continue reading

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Walden and the Brown Thrasher, Which is Not a Thrush

I bought myself a Dover Thrift Edition of Walden; or Life in the Woods by Henry David Thoreau for $3.81 CAD. I had an old copy years ago but gave it away and I wanted a copy of my own. … Continue reading

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What Do We Really Know About Barn Owls?

Yeah, well there is the pressing question! I bought a new card deck called Tarot of Reincarnation which is a silly name since it’s really a themed and fully illustrated deck for the game of tarock, and seems to have … Continue reading

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