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Also now available online as notecards, stickers & prints! As always, at least 10% (more when I can spare it) of my monthly profits are donated to environmental & social groups working towards the health & justice for us all. from @jill_bliss on...

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1/3: New stickers in my online shop! This has been another summer I’ve been privileged to observe a barn swallow family. These pictures aren’t the best - the barn eaves are tall & I climbed only as far as felt safe on a rickety ladder to observe them more closely one...

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This summer solstice has me thinking about UNITY. All beings on this continent, this planet, in this galaxy, are connected. What affects one affects us all. from @jill_bliss on...

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Strawberry harvest for breakfast. I’m really happy my yard came with these wild strawberries, cultivated ones give me a rash! from @jill_bliss on...

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An exciting morning: green bean seedlings pushing up in my first garden plot in 6 years! from @jill_bliss on...

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I left the island today to spend a few hours in the big city. If you have a meeting in the main conference rooms at the NW Region Washington State department of Ecology in the next six months you can enjoy the company of some of my framed prints! from @jill_bliss on...

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Newly completed, all in its own time. Four years ago I began this piece in response to the sea star wasting disease decimating our local populations, but it got lost in the shuffle of constant moving. This weekend we’re in our ultra low tide cycle, the perfect time to...

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Committing to paper an image that’s been swimming in my head for at least 4 years. The perks of a stable art studio at last. from @jill_bliss on...

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Breathe in, breathe out. Listen to the water gently lapping the shore, listen to the birds and the buzzing creatures along the tree & plant line. from @jill_bliss on...

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Judy in the big city. With several friends’ assistance yesterday we launched from the small island & made our way to the mainland, her home for the summer. from @jill_bliss on...

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Visited a sweet goat farm this morning to test my milking skills... still not my forte! from @jill_bliss on...

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A brief garden visit before the wind & pollen became too much for me. from @jill_bliss on...

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Oh little T65A6! A pic from yesterday’s tour that clearly shows his/her newborn pinky bits! from @jill_bliss on...

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Debuting at the market today: resilient stickers! Also available at Salty Fox coffee & San Juan Excursions in Friday Harbor! Coming soon online. from @jill_bliss on...

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Set up & spread out under the carport at the Bellingham Farmers Market today! from @jill_bliss on...

These are the pretty and pretty interesting details that I notice on daily explorations on and around wooded islands in the middle of an inland sea… from my instagram feed.

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