Tag Archives: BrandywineValley

A Different Perspective

This is the last posting for #WorldWatercolorMonth -Day 30 &31/31 The meadows have come to life now that we’re into mid summer and with the mega downpours we’ve had, it’s as though each day brings about a drastic change. The … Continue reading

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Dalias, Dalias and more Dalias

Day 21/31 – # WorldWatercolorMonth As the days roll deeper into summer the dalias are blooming at Longwood, and oh so many colors, shades, shapes and species. Here are just a few…

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Poppies in the Wind 

The last of the few poppies swaying in the wind as I walked by, turned my head, but it was the numerous seed pods that stood sentinel over them that really caught my eye! As the poppies dropped over from … Continue reading

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Wildflowers on the Meadows

Im still awaiting the arrival of the Monarchs, the Swallowtails, the Orange Sulfurs, Cabbage Whites, and the list goes on and on… Each year we see more species of butterflies on the Meadows Gardens at Longwood. As the meadow matures … Continue reading

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Looking up from down hill

Day 13/31 – #WorldWatercolorMonth The heat and humid of the past few weeks with intermittent thunderstorms every two to three days surely says it’s summer. That being said, the usual summer blooms on the meadow garden are a bit late … Continue reading

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Brandywine Valley in brights!

Day 12 /31 – #WorldWatercolorMonth  On the way back from the Andrew Wyeth exhibit at the Brandywine River Museum, I stopped for a really quick sketch of the lovely Brandywine Valley as seen on a partly cloudy day! The stunning … Continue reading

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Sketching at Longwood Gardens

Day 9, 10 & 11/31 #WorldWatercolorMonth I decided to do it differently for the past three days of #WorldWatercolorMonth. For days 9,10 and 11 instead of posting each day I did cumulative sketchs of the same subject over and over. … Continue reading

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