As the weather started to look like the spring (at last!) we went for a little drive in the countryside last Sunday. I love English countryside! The green and brown fields, gentle hills, hedgerows, clean blue skies… A huge pheasant sitting in the plowed field… Bright golden daffodils at the roadside… Clouds of white blossom in the orchards… So beautiful!
We wanted to have a look at a little fishing lake where my husband is going to fish, it is quite small,is in the middle of nowhere and flooded at the moment 🙂 So we couldn’t really go far.
There were loads of huge frogs sunbathing at the water edge and when we came closer they all leaped back into water with very loud ‘splash-splash-splash’. It was very funny…
The little lake is all surrounded by dry reeds and a thicket of bramble and on this background a flowering tree looked unexpectedly bright…
All in all it was a gorgeous day!
Completed… at last! Had that idea of making a cover with several cats and they should be funny and mischievous and good-natured and everything cats are.
What do you think?
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Have less spare time now that the real spring is here… While it is still warm and sunny (you never know what to expect from English weather :)) I spend all days in my garden which is getting lovelier every day.
My gooseberry bush which I thought had died last year but is alive and kicking!
But I am still trying to do what I love to do, so you will see my work here soon, I promise :)!
Last autumn we were in the marshes not far from where I live. It is always very quiet and deserted there as it is a Nature Reserve for birds, it is hard to believe that 9-million London is a mere 40 miles away… It was nearly evening, the air was crisp and clear and almost all the trees stood bare and sad.
Size : 10cmx15cm; approx 4″x9″
Medium : Oil
Material : primed panel
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Finished the fourth cushion cover from the FACE/New Continent Family, America.
The cushions can be grouped together, or be put on your sofa singly – as you wish 🙂
Hetalia cushion cover – France
As usual, they are in my shop here, together with my other works
If you saw my first two cushion covers from Axis Powers: Hetalia, this is another one from the FACE/New Continent Family – America.
I must really missed my Fantasy Cats and now I can’t stop painting them. Here is my little painting of a lovable lazy cat:
Size : 13cm x 18cm; approx 5″x7″
Medium : Acrylic paints
Material : canvas
Other Fantasy cats here