Monthly Archives: March 2013

The wonders of nature – an icicle waterfall


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An Easter nest

What could be prettier?  Made from honeysuckle, moss and ivy. Look out for hazel, alder and birch catkins – hazel and alder fully out, birch still to come.

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How cows keep warm

 Have a bonfire of course!

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How to make a bamboo table lamp

While dallying at our local garden centre I came across an enormous piece of bamboo – 10ft long by 4in across – perfect for making lamps thought I.  So I sawed it up into 15in lengths and decided to make … Continue reading

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Turquoise wood

Have you ever seen bits of turquoise wood?  They are often lying about and turquoise is a colour very unusual in nature (the only turquoise plant I can think of is the tropical Jade Vine – correct me if I’m … Continue reading

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A frosty morning

A frosty morning for our Belted Galloways.  These delightful cattle will feature in my forthcoming book The Illustrated Guide to Cattle to be published in March 2014.

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Welcome to Nature Uncovered

This is the cover for An Illustrated Country Year To see books and art by Celia Lewis, click here for the official website.

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