Before I even started the first lesson of the Ode to Nature class, I had in my head the idea of a nature journal, with pages full of different ways of depicting nature - drawings, specimens, lumpy pages, notes, tags, etc... nothing is off limits. I can see now it may be months before I can complete all the ideas I want to put in it. But for now, all the "parts" are in progress. Like these:
This seed pod looks just like a feather. I like the way it is all flaky and disintegrating.
Feather painted on fabric using acrylic inks, outlined with permanent black pen.