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Okanagan Oracle Colour Study 4: Grateful

Oh, that blue in the upper left corner! I’m not sure what this object is on the card. It looks like a drying rack, maybe for fish, I don’t know. UPDATE: It’s apparently from the Okanagan Lavender and Herb Farm … Continue reading

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Okanagan Oracle Colour Study 3: Spirit

This is one of my favourite cards from the Okanagan Oracle. I’ve often come across steps and logs like this in woods. Look at all the colours! Brown and taupe, gold, beige, green, sage green, black, black-greys, everywhere small details … Continue reading

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Okanagan Oracle Colour Study 2: Release

This is a great exercise to do when you have insomnia. These cards remind me of Beverly King’s Lojong for the Layperson cards in that there are some wonderful close-ups of plants and trees. RELEASE – Okanagan Oracle THE LOVERS … Continue reading

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Okanagan Oracle Colour Study 1: Devotion

I was slightly disappointed that 12 of the 58 cards in the Okanagan Oracle deck were black and white photographs. I like black and white photography but I bought this to work with colour so it startled me at first. … Continue reading

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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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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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