Coloring with Nature

Autumn has always been my favorite season. I love the way it warms our landscape with its breathtaking hues—thick canopies of red, orange, and yellow line our paths, while golden light hugs us into the deep blue nights. Like most designers, I have developed an intimate relationship with color. I can recall exact colors by…

Good Harbor Beach Footbridge

The Early Bird Catches the Color

Saturday wasn’t the first time I woke up too early. And normally I’d sit with the cat a while then go back to bed. But it was going to be a nice day weather-wise and I wasn’t tired. I knew it was my chance. I slipped out of the house into the darkness with my…

Great Blue Heron

Into the Great Blue (Heron)

The first time I saw a Great Blue Heron was at a beach party in New Hampshire years ago. He had snuck into our covered food area over by the grill. Luckily I was with friends who work with animals. They were able to get him to a safer place. This year, I’ve encountered more Great Blue Herons than ever before.…