We’re told from childhood that patience is a virtue. I’m pretty sure that many activities, including the art of gardening, and the creation of art in general, are about learning that lesson.
Creating a new scarf design has been a bit grueling. We’re introducing different fabric, potentially a different printing method because cottons take color differently than polyester chiffon and the size will be new. This one has been fun though. My husband told me he thought it looked modern. Interesting thought. I’m going with it.
When to fertilize the Alberta Spruce? The two front spruce are of similar height. Replanting the damaged tree meant matching that height even as I put in some new organic soil to replace some of the old soil compromised by invasive worms that have taken over the garden. It’s true, and they’re ugly. Yikes!
Remember Brimfield MA next time you’re planning a day trip north!
Last week we made our annual pilgrimage to Brimfield and had the usual blast poking around a never-ending collection of old and some distinctive household goods. It was a beautiful sunny day that became as usual, exhausting.