Beautiful patterns of the fern.
Enchanting white bleeding heart.
Taking one image, I have made many and hand colored and embellished
them to unfold the miracle of the season.
There are ferns and wondrous white bleeding hearts on some,
Others have cattails, sedges, and birds.
Although the image is the same, each one has a
Watch for these in my shop soon.
Foraging for wild edibles is a good excuse to get outside in the early spring.
The woods are full of wonders.
Stinging Nettle Soup
High in nutrition, Nettle soup is not only good for you
but very tasty!
Gather the tops of the nettle plant in early spring
before they flower. Preparing nettles is relatively easy,
picking nettles requires paying attention.
Be sure and wear gloves when picking.