Monthly Archives: June 2014

I Heard an Owl…..

This morning at Morrell Sanctuary was very exciting!  We saw an owl – a Northern Barred Owl, a young one I think!  I am pretty sure that the breast on a full-grown Northern Barred Owl does not look fuzzy and … Continue reading

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Structure

Perfection in structure is found in Nature….. From a weed in the field! Beautiful from all sides!  

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Contrasts…..

Today is a complete contrast to yesterday!  Today it has been raining – is still raining – and will continue to rain! Yesterday was a gorgeous summer day – sunny and warm! Today’s walk was familiar; chilly, wet, and abbreviated; … Continue reading

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Flowers and Obsession

You may have noticed that I like to take pictures of flowers. I like growing flowers. I love the colours, textures, shapes and infinite beauty of the simple flower! I have many China cups with flowers on them in which … Continue reading

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“Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow”

This morning I released of the final section of the Garden Gate Shawl for the Spring into Summer KAL. It has been a fabulous experience for me and I hope for the knitters involved.  Some knitters are working two shawls at … Continue reading

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Summer Loving Sale

It has been a crazy busy time on my LeTissier Designs Facebook page – over 200 new likes in the last 2 days.  My head and heart are swelling with the many wonderful comments about my patterns and knitting! As … Continue reading

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Poppy Daze

The poppy in the front yard is blooming!  It looks like there will be at least ten blooms and the colours are amazing!  This poppy has been here for a couple of years now; but last year it only had two blooms! … Continue reading

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