Sunday, August 23, 2009
The month the yellow flowers bloom--Cathy Johnson
Yesterday was a great day for nature observation, from start to finish. I hope I get another chance to see and then sketch the Cooper's Hawk (or Sharp-shinned, couldn't tell for sure) that's been in the back yard trees the last few days--he makes an almost metallic screech!
We went to Rocky Hollow and I enjoyed sketching the great blue heron through the binoculars--but the wildflowers I got to see up close and personal! So many big hairy lusty yellow flowers at this time of year--I love it! Here are two that were easy to get at...J. was napping while I sketched and restored my soul...