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Rob
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PostSubject: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptySun Feb 22, 2009 8:17 pm

Just a couple pics in the aftermath of the snowstorm.

My neighbor's backyard...

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And a pair of evening visitors in my yard...

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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptySun Feb 22, 2009 11:30 pm

Wow! Gorgeous pics, Rob. And those two evening visitors look like they're waiting for Casey to come out and play. :haha:


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyMon Feb 23, 2009 8:42 am

One of the deer is almost tame, Lily. I'll let Casey out, and it'll just stand there and watch her till she gets right to the fence (which you can see in the pic). Then it just ambles into the woods a little way and waits for her to go back in the house.
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyMon Feb 23, 2009 4:17 pm

cool pictures! I love looking at pictures of just after a snowstorm has stopped, they're so pretty. and the one of the deer is neat too!
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyMon Feb 23, 2009 4:31 pm

Thanks! Here's one I took this morning of a pileated woodpecker.

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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Feb 25, 2009 2:53 pm

Oh, I hadn't seen these pictures yet! Thanks for posting them, Rob!
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyThu Feb 26, 2009 11:23 am

I somehow missed these too. Those are really beautiful Rob! Applause Thanks for posting them!
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 11:53 am

Beautiful photos Rob.
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 12:10 pm

Oh, thanks, Maria! Wow, that was over six years ago. Lots of things have changed.
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 1:31 pm

Nice pictures! I have seen deer in our neighborhood before, but never in my backyard. What is that hanging next to the woodpecker in the third picture?


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 1:40 pm

It's a piece of netting with suet in it.  Their favorite thing.
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 1:55 pm

Oh, ok! Yes, they love suet... so do the squirrels though. We actually have woodpeckers that like our Goldfinch feeder!


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 7:52 pm

Do you have thistle seed in your finch feeder?
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 8:11 pm

It's a wild finch mix with thistle, white and red millet, and sunflower chips.


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 8:22 pm

That's a nice mix. Thumbsup
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 8:54 pm

loveheart This IS an old thread...You were talking about beautiful Casey.
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:03 pm

Love  Your beautiful portrait of her still hangs on my wall.

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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:08 pm

Rob wrote:
That's a nice mix. Thumbsup

Thanks, we get goldfinches, chickadees, woodpeckers, and dark-eyed juncos in the winter.


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:10 pm

I was about to ask who is Casey.... and then while I posted you must have edited your post and added a "picture" of her. Smile


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:12 pm

Yeah, she was my golden retriever.  She died in November, 2009.  Savannah did that drawing of her for me.  Love
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:15 pm

That is too bad... cryB I love golden retrievers. That is a wonderful drawing Savannah! Thumbsup


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:24 pm

Thank you.  She is truly a gifted artist.  Here's her portrait of Caroline Ingalls (Karen Grassle)...

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And this is our Prairie board member, Maureen, presenting it to Karen herself...

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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:27 pm

Wow! Not bad at all!! Thumbsup I would love to have the chance to meet Karen Grassle! Smile


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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:30 pm

Smiley Hug Rob, thank you so much for your glowing praise.

And thank you, LauraIngallsfan! It still boggles my mind that something *I* drew is in Karen Grassle's hands. I was thrilled that Maureen had a chance to give it to her!
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PostSubject: Re: Winter photos   Winter photos EmptyWed Mar 25, 2015 9:33 pm

You are very welcome! That has to be a great feeling! But you didn't get to be the one to give it to her? That is too bad. Have you ever done a drawing of young Laura (Melissa Gilbert of course!)?


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