Category Archives: Art Postcards

Draws using my huge 700+ collection of postcards.

Plummy Daydreams

PLUM (blue leaf kallima) I was browsing through my Botanical Postcard Oracle and decided I liked these colours for today. They remind me of the Damson plum tree in my backyard which was surrounded by 4 feet of snow last … Continue reading

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Festive Postcard

I like to use some of my botanical decks and postcards in the winter. We actually got a dusting of snow here on the west coast, and the spouse and I put our little tabletop Christmas tree up this week. … Continue reading

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Leeks and Curly Parsley, Pollinated by a Black Swallowtail

During yet another bout of insomnia worrying about pain I found myself reading a quote online from Pema Chodron’s book When Things Fall Apart, but I could not find my copy of the book. In the morning I eventually found … Continue reading

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Churchill Contemplates Varied Creativity in Libraries, Gardens, and Small Rooms

It’s been a strange week with our back fence torn out for repair and the neighbour needing help shifting wood, and our contractor coming by to put in a temporary downspout and measure windows. We got a tremendous amount done … Continue reading

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Transmission du Mouvement

Sometimes chains are the thing that move you forward is what I get from this. Look at those gears going, it’s my brain on three hours of sleep. TRANSMISSION DU MOUVEMENT, 1955 Art by Editions Rossignol We have a conditional … Continue reading

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It’s Hard Not to Cry

This shocking news from Paris…I want to keep in my mind the millions of Muslims who are honourable, godly people, working and living peacefully, contributing to the well-being of society, and involved in their communities to strengthen them not to … Continue reading

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Rapids, Sunspots, and Plentiful Fish

Another postcard I found after cleaning my den. This was from my parents in July 1991, and they sent it to me because I was supposed to go to this camp when I was a teenager, but they didn’t get … Continue reading

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