This Is The Time Of Year We Look Forward To — The Art Of Monteque

Jannie Vaught Most of the stone fruit trees are budding and many in flower. The Blue Bonnets are showing with their bright blue sparkles. I didn’t realize how color hungry I had become, then the first flowers and the Bonnets show and I think I’ve been living in black and white. I have 2 subjects […]

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Sure Sign of Spring – Budding Magnolia — The Lantern Room

A pink Magnolia flower bud peeks through its furry casing in time to greet a baby blue sky. I had wondered whether this tree was blossoming early and so looked back at the many Magnolia images I have posted over the years. Although most of those I’ve seen and photographed have been in flower from […]

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Spring is coming… right?

We’ve had so much snow and cold temps lately that I’m wondering if I’ll see greenery or flowers before June.  In an effort to hasten Spring’s much anticipated arrival, I thought a few sentinels of Spring were in order!  The perfume wafting through the livingroom from the hyacinth plant is intoxicating!