We are studying conifers in nature journaling class this week. It's always fascinating to start looking at the details of nature: needle construction, minute stripes underneath needles, suction-like attachments to stems, etc.
These are my journal samples for this week's class:
I have vases of six different conifer branches laid out along the center of the table like strange flower bouquets. It's good to see the differences in person, feel and smell the characteristics of each one.
More daily paintings can be found on the 30 paintings in 30 days website.