Autumn splendor.

Autumn Forest, Saxony, Germany photo via destiny "Witness the wondrous evidence of God's handiwork, and reflect upon its range and character." He Who is the Seal of the Prophets hath said: "Increase my wonder and amazement at Thee, O God!


While I like to plant native species in my gardens I can't help but want to try and add a few of these Japanese Maple to my forest where I have removed the undergrowth and overcrowded small trees. It would really be a standout!

Japanese Maple (Portland Japanese Garden). Gorgeous.

Don't miss the Japanese Garden's art show and sale

The Portland Japanese Garden is a traditional Japanese garden occupying acres, located within Washington Park in the west hills of Portland, Oregon, USA. Portland Japanese Garden is composed of five distinct garden styles

The famous maple at Portland's Japanese Garden in Oregon • photo: Judy & Paul on Flickr

The Famous Maple - Japanese Gardens, Portland, Oregon I want to see this with my own eyes. See more about portland oregon, Japanese gardens and portland.


it would NEVER be this grand, but wouldn't this be cute to have a shelf with clouds cut and glued to it and little boxes made to look like a castle with tiny lights in it for a little girls room? SO cute!

stand alone bird

Australian Rainbow Bee-eater The colors make me feel good. The tail and the black beak and markings amaze me. An Australian Rainbow Bee-eater

Orange bird... lovely little guy! :D

The incomplete dictionary of show birds by Luke Stephenson - a Red Factor canary

A tatoo is also something artistic

I like this pin because the birds are so unique with bright splashes of colour, sketchy design, and geometric shapes and lines.

icy blue, sunrise yellow, and mystery black swaddle this amazing creature!

Sumatran Trogon(Apalharpactes mackloti) is a species of bird in the Trogonidae family. It is endemic to the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.