Happy Spring!

spring 3I love the weather, the blooming flowers, spring 5spring 7the butterflies flitting through my garden…spring 1…I love the stars like crystal jewels in the night sky, the sap rising, andbox 7 fun days shared at The Cottage with wonderfully creative women who love to laugh and talk and get messy with paint and glue! Here’s Marnie’s fanciful book,

box 6and Alice working on her book–which turned out beautifully!…box 2and Sharon celebrated a recent trip to Mexico in her book…box 5Allison, Barbara, and Anne made the most luscious backgrounds for books they are conjuring.

I love spring!~…the citrus blossoms are so intoxicatingly fragrant…spring 2and I even managed to create a blue bottle tree from an old frost blighted grapefruit that we’d given up on–but see on the lower right corner that it’s blooming too?spring 6

So never give up! Keep creating and planting and playing and enjoying your life! Happy Spring my friends–now go bloom!spring 4© Kaitlin Meadows, 2014. All Rights Reserved.

Spring At The Cottage

Love and sunshine and beautiful blooming flowers at The Cottage! Spring 13  Door blossoms  Thunder Moon Sign  Come on in…Spring Door 13In celebration of the season, we made beautiful nests to hold our vernal dreamsTheresa had fun making her nest…Theresa Nest MakerTheresa's NestAnd Merrill’s nest combined a dried piece of cholla skeleton and a hawk feather she’s found…isn’t it cool?Merrill's NestSpring Nest 1And then I hoped on my bike…Ruby…Kait's Bikeand dashed across the street to the Dunbar Spring Community Garden…my little magical island of community beautyWelcome Gardenwith it’s cool metal work from recycled bicycle parts (thanks Bicas!) Garden Gateto tend my beautiful spring garden in the Anna’s hummingbird plot…Anna's Hummingbirdwhere I am growing herbs, flowers, and veggies! Garden StarGarden EasterPlease pop by for a visit,  a cup of tea, and a good chatterbox session at The Creative Cottage soon…and come visit on the weekend of April 13 & 14th from 11 to 5 for the fabulous Tucson Open Studios Tour…I’ll have snacks and art to sell! Happy Happy Spring!

© Kaitlin Meadows, 2013.  All Rights Reserved.