Friday, August 8, 2014

Broody Stella

Today's "Scratch" is a quick drawing of "Stella," one of our faithful Silkie hens (who, btw, as of this morning, is a new mommy!) Here she is, "broody," sitting on yet another of her eggs.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Mr. Peeps' Dust Bath, Interrupted...

I was taking video of our Delaware rooster, "Mr. Peeps," when it was rudely interrupted by our badling of Indian Runner Ducks... with comical consequences!

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Pepper and Peeps

Today's Chicken Scratches are once again portraits.
The first is of our Easter Egger, "Pepper:"
Secondly, we have a portrait of our young Delaware rooster, "Mr. Peeps" (we mostly call him just,  "Peeps" or, "Peepsy"): 

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Creme and Stella

Today's Chicken Scratches are portraits of "Creme," one of our Easter Eggers, and of "Stella," a Splash Silkie:

Friday, August 1, 2014

Feelin' Froggy...

We came upon a little Green Frog this morning while letting the ducks and chickens out...

I drew some things inspired by this photo I took of him/her:

Yeah, I know. It's not drawn from life. But wouldn't that be cool to see a frog in your back yard, havin' his lunch or doing some .50 cal.  range shooting?