Rainclouds through Sunshine


I’ve always been drawn to images which show a hillside, or a tree, in full sunlight with dark, threatening clouds in the background. There is something in the combination of bright green and thunderous grey that appeals to my sense of colour.¬† The vivid contrast of sunshine and darkness¬† is also a metaphor for life, … Continue reading Rainclouds through Sunshine

Bark, Leaves, Buds and Fruit


There are very few native flowers in bloom at the moment, the grasses are drying out, and the trees – always prominent in our landscape – are capturing my attention more each day. This is partly because I’m learning about bushfire habits, and partly because I received a field guide to trees as a gift … Continue reading Bark, Leaves, Buds and Fruit