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Wasp moth----this is a beautiful insect....(i can't believe i just said that) Visit me here: http://typesofinsects.com/

“For tell me, is not that cabbage you speak of a being existent in Nature as well as you? Is not she the common mother of you both? Yet the opinion that Nature is kinder to mankind than to cabbage-kind, tickles and makes us laugh." Cyrano de Bergerac [1620-1655]: "The Soul of the Cabbage"

Holidays to China for the Adventurerous

I like this picture because it has a strong seasonal feel. It reminds me of winter time. This is due to how she has set the scene. The way she illustrates the red berry agains the dark branches and stormy blue sky.

I try to always include the names of birds I'm going to paint, but his coloring was so vivid I couldn't resist. Does anyone know his name?