To stay or move on?

How do they know? These teachers

Of deepest instinct.

Art Prescription:  I added to my background from the other day with colored pencil and graphite…

birds prothonotary.jpg

Blue grey gnat catchers

A pair building their sweet nest

Made from green lichens.

Art Prescription:  Found a couple of these pairs working today at Mason Farm.

Colored pencil:

Blue Grey Knat Catcher.jpeg

Subtle season shift

Leaves begin to brown and fall

Birds feed on thistle.

Art Prescription:  This colored pencil piece is based on a photo by Mary Parker Sonis, an NC wildlife photographer.

8 1/2 x 11 colored pencil

Warbler 72

Big song from tree tops

Hard to find this small warbler

Prothonotary!

Art Prescription:  Throughout our stay at Primland we kept hearing a distinct song in the tree-tops. Finally yesterday I got a view of this small warbler. It’s a guess, but

IIndex card Prothonotary think it’s a Prothonotary Warbler.