Every once in awhile I use painter’s tape, and then remember why I don’t like it. It seems like such a great tool! Simply apply, paint to the edge easily, remove, and voila! There should be a beautiful crisp line of paint. But no. Seepage happens. The paint finds a way to ooze under the tape and across the border I wanted.  Continue reading Seepage


Old Wounds

I discovered this fascinating tree on a recent hike through the woods. Seriously, how cool is it?? It amazes me that it’s still standing! Here’s another shot of it:

Hollow TreeA small child could climb inside and be alone for a while, quite comfortably. What could have caused this huge crater in the trunk? Continue reading Old Wounds