In the Garden · Snapshots · Travel/Places

Arboretum Birdhouses

Visiting the Arboretum is a favorite trip spring to fall.  This weekend we enjoyed the Birdhouse Exhibit.  Children, adults, families, artists and celebrities created birdhouses that will be auctioned later for charity.  There were serious and humorous and all very creative lining the paths in the central gardens.  These were some of my favorites, mixed… Continue reading Arboretum Birdhouses

Knitting · Travel/Places

Pleasant Hill Craft Fair

Yesterday we went to the Pleasant Hill Craft Fair at Shaker Village.  The booths were set up along two tree-lined, graveled roads on the village grounds.  There were many crafts represented — jewelry, woodworking, beading, soaps, pottery, fiber arts, basketry, photography.  I know I’m leaving something out.  My favorites are the baskets, pottery and fibers.… Continue reading Pleasant Hill Craft Fair