my first attempt at dyeing silk using the Pro Chem suggested concentrates:
the colors are quite weak, so I will add more dye concentrate to today's silk
here's a detail shot:
and here is my block for today
I had a wonderful paddle in my kayak this morning. Our temps finally dropped down into
the 60's overnight, and the humidity was low. Delightful.
I saw a Great Crested Flycatcher and an Eastern Phoebe.
the flycatcher is right in the middle of the picture - hope you can see him!
I think the picture will enlarge if you give it a click
here's the Phoebe:
Below, you can see them together. The Phoebe, who is a member of the Flycatcher family,
is busy catching a fly, while the Flycatcher appears to be taking notes on just how it's done.
When I got back home, my husband said I needed to take some pictures of the
hummingbirds on our Cardinal Flowers in the garden:
here's one more shot, while the little guy was taking a break:
thanks for stopping by
peace to you and yours!