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Birdhouse Among the Roses

Birdhouse Among the Roses

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in Birds, Flowers, Nature, Nest, Roses | 0 comments

A birdhouse surrounded by roses

A sweet birdhouse surrounded by pink roses.


A sweet little birdhouse on a white picket fence, surrounded by pretty pink roses.

I wonder if the birds can smell the sweet scent of the flowers inside their home?

I wonder, too, if the thorns of the rosebush help keep predators away. I hope so.

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Empty Nest

Empty Nest

Posted by on Jan 4, 2014 in Animals, Birds, Nest | 0 comments

Empty Nest.

Empty Nest.


A very simple image, but one that can carry several interpretations.

What drew me to paint this scene was a feeling of sadness for the family of this bird’s nest that had fallen from the safety of a nook on the corner of a house. I hope that the baby birds for whom it was built had already flown off to follow their own adventures.

For any “Empty Nesters” out there, this one’s for you.
A little blue, a little sombre, a little quiet, but with appreciation for the home you built, the warmth and coziness you provided, the love you gave.
Thank you, on behalf of your little ones.

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