Bird Art, Caran d'Ache Supracolor, Derwent Watercolour, Nova Scotia bird art, Watercolour pencil

Beachy Nuthatch

Mark has been taking a few trips to The Cape recently. For those who don't know, 'The Cape' is a sandy island off the end of The Hawk, Cape Sable Island, inhabited by sheep, birds, the automated Cape Light lighthouse¬†and occasional mad birdwatchers. It is reached by a small boat, navigated by an indomitable 89-year-old,… Continue reading Beachy Nuthatch

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Bird Art, Caran d'Ache Supracolor, Nova Scotia bird art, Watercolour pencil

Red Letter Bird

Spring in southern Nova Scotia is well under way, and we have been blessed by a plethora of excellent and unusual birds. Our garden feeders have been busy with Grosbeaks, Indigo Buntings and Baltimore Orioles, amongst the more common visitors, but we have yet to be graced with one of this species, the spectacular male… Continue reading Red Letter Bird