Daily Archives: November 5, 2013

Mixed media with gold leaf

The canopy of this ornamental tree gilded the afternoon sky with papery alloys of two precious metals: copper and gold. Not sure, but it may be a Japanese zelkova (Zelkova serrata).

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You lookin’ at me?

While the park seems to provide ideal living quarters for an Eastern grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis), it isn’t teeming with them. This one was feeding in the woods close to a path and was spooked by a passing dog.

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