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Decorating Ideas. A room with a focus on purple and green

Decorating Ideas. A room with a focus on purple and green

 

I purchased a photo from you at last year's spring show at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. I hope you enjoy seeing it!  It is hanging above my fireplace (electric) in my living room, the most prominent spot in the room.  I love it and have received many compliments on it.

A bit of background, my designer and I chose this mat and frame combination to blend into the wall and allow the art to stand out in contrast.  I love purple and green and decorated the room with these colors.  

Hope...


Volcanic Jewels

Volcanic Jewels

Three subspecies of the tiny Volcano Hummingbird inhabit the highest elevations in Costa Rica. They are thought to no longer interbreed although they might still be able to. The females are nearly identical, while the males display different color gorgets.

Fotografiando el Picohoz Coliverde. Photographing the Sickle-billed Hummingbird.

Fotografiando el Picohoz Coliverde. Photographing the Sickle-billed Hummingbird.

Expedición a la Península de Osa para fotografiar una hembra del colibrí Picohoz Coliverde cuando llegó a alimentar sus polluelos. Video en Ingles con subtítulos en español.

A translation to English follows. Video is in English with Spanish subtitles. 

Observamos este Picohoz Coliverde durante varios días mientras ella buscaba suficiente néctar de heliconias e insectos para alimentar a sus hambrientos polluelos. Después de alimentar a sus polluelos, volaba alrededor de su nido, inspeccionándolo en detalle y algunas veces usando su larga lengua para ajustar uno o dos hilos sueltos. Su nido fue...


Decorating Ideas - happiness at work

Decorating Ideas - happiness at work

New home for a Purple-throated Mountaingem.

A Stripe-throated Hermit story

A Stripe-throated Hermit story

A Stripe-thorated hummingbird courts in the jungle of Costa Rica.