Thursday, August 27, 2020

Still Summer

Isn't this beautiful?! 
 The Magnolia tree is covered with these pods. 
 The critters love to eat the seeds as soon as they ripen.  
I began the second crazy-big sock for Bill. 
 This is made of the soft goat/mohair yarn from Russia.
  I am still working on the sweater for me but it requires attention 
and the sock is good for getting in the zone!

Another fun little *pic....
I think I will have to fold a bunch of cards from the watercolor paper
 so I can send these and cheer up friends!  

*ideas are from  Emma Lefebve on YouTube.com
 

7 comments:

  1. Magnolias are beautiful in every stage! Fun to see the Russian yarn morphing. :) Watercolor is so perfect for those watermelons; it creates a very realistic look for the textures of the fruit.

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  2. I love her videos!!! That's a great idea for making cards.

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  3. Fun card! I’ve enjoyed two yummy watermelon this summer.

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  4. Oh what cute cards they would make! Watermelon seems chewy to me this year....

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  5. What a fun painting. They would make wonderful "cheer up" cards. The sock looks soft. I've never knitted with goat hair before. Is it soft too?
    Blessings,
    Betsy

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  6. Adorable watermelons.

    Stephen once found one of those pods when he was little. He was convinced something had fallen from outer space.

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  7. Lovely bloom. And cute watermelons! Would make a fun kid's card.

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