Tag Archives: antiques

~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #35: Architecture ~Three Peninsula Churches ~

Along with some schools and forts, pioneer churches are among the wooden structures that have been preserved in the Pacific Northwest. For Amy’s Lens-Artist challenge this week I’m featuring three church structures that extend along a 28 mile (45 km) … Continue reading

Posted in antiques, architecture, Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, pacific northwest, photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

~ Farm Sights ~ Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge ~

  From age 14-18 I lived on a farm in Pullman, WA – USA. I still enjoy visiting working farms to smell the smells and see what’s growing.   “The spear- or harpoon-type haymow forks often employed a hollow or … Continue reading

Posted in antiques, Cee's Black & White Photo Challenge, pacific northwest, photography | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

~ Weekly Photo Challenge: Repurposed ~

This fence is made of six-foot high cedar planks mounted on steel posts set into six inches of concrete. Originally meant only to keep the beagle in her own yard, it also provides space for an outside gallery. In this … Continue reading

Posted in antiques, Art, landscape gardening, pacific northwest, weekly photo challenge | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

~ Wordless Wednesday + WPC – Frame 3 ~

 Frame

Posted in antiques, pacific northwest, travel, weekly photo challenge, Wordless Wednesday | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

~ Windsor ~ Cee’s B&W Photo Challenge – Seating

I love the sensual curves of bent-wood chairs. This old oak Windsor provides a nice study of lines — and it’s comfortable to sit in too!  

Posted in antiques, Cee's Black & White Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

~ Coneflowers – In A Vase On Monday ~

¬†Echinacea and Rudbeckia create a riot of color along the border of my front yard. Though somewhat raggedy up close, they still bring a smile to my face! The vase is a pottery pitcher displayed with four mugs, which my … Continue reading

Posted in antiques, flowers, Gardening, In a Vase on Monday, landscape gardening, nature, pacific northwest, plants | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

~ Heirloom Photograph ~

On the back of the original frame was a note written by my Grandfather, George Sutherland Low (1884-1957): In Glen Tilt ~ Perthshire Scotland, by Charles Reid ~ Gold Medal ~¬† London Exposition of Photography I’ve always loved this photograph, … Continue reading

Posted in ancestry, antiques, Art, nature, Photographs | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments