The Allure of Winter Weeds

Winter isn't deprived of beauty. Yes, color is a little more drab but really, beauty is still all around us... you must look a little closer. Where winter is weak in color, it makes up for it in texture. There is texture to be seen in every inch of every step you take in the … Continue reading The Allure of Winter Weeds

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Swamp Rose Mallow Seed Pod Sketch

Just because something is a weed, doesn't mean it can't be beautiful and even though the height of its beauty has faded, the swamp rose mallow (swamp hibiscus) has something to offer in winter...its beautiful seed pods!    What a lovely structure! On schedule, the rose mallow seed pods open up and expose their seeds. Whether wind or … Continue reading Swamp Rose Mallow Seed Pod Sketch