Monday, June 20, 2011

IHF (Ian Hamilton Finlay)

Faisal's 'stick' lettering inspired me to post this! (see http://gardenerinthedistance.blogspot.com/2011/06/dedication.html )

It may be Winter BUT




Solanaceae, Brugmansia sanguinea, Blood-red Angel’s Trumpet

Chris Drury, Land Artist - Working with Nature

 
http://www.chrisdrury.co.uk/home.htm

A golden oldie (no not James Golden)


The 'real' James Golden resides here http://federaltwist.blogspot.com/

WW2 German sea mine.



My Mutter was German and  a nurse in Germany during the war..there is a certain irony (no pun intended) in that i have been given this mine. The southern coast of Australia was extensively mined by (I believe)  U-Boats. (roughly 4.27ft H X 3ft W)