Saturday, October 29, 2011

Postcards from our Summer

If it's one thing I hate, it's bloggers who blog about not blogging. So I won't.

It's snowing here in Zone 7--yes, snowing. Once again, the lawn chairs aren't in, the grill isn't covered, and the fallen leaves are snow-covered. How does winter always sneak up on us?

It's a good day to blog, though, and check out the photo archives. The Flower Lady has been busy with classes and events, and now regularly totes her camera along. This is a picture she took at Longwood of their lily exhibition back in May. Lillies! Where are they now?
Here we have a Grand Event which the FL worked on over the summer. Elegant affair, to say the least:

The Flower Lady snapped this unusual arrangement at a workshop she attended. Pretty exuberant:
Contrast with this lovely little piece by the FL: callas in sand with home-grown moss and selected roadside elements ("roadsidia") in a wrapped mushroom container.
Unfortunately, we must end like this: