Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 23

Feeling very sheepy

sheep web

I left the house and was confronted by this flock of cuteness outside my door! This is one of the things I truly adore about living in Switzerland– farm animals are a common sight, and they really do get to run around all day in fields and eat grass. If there’s a field with grass …

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Apr 15

Strasbourg, Part II

cathedral web

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg. The architecture was just astounding, and the intricacy of the façade was breathtaking. Know what else is breathtaking? The crookedness of my photo. Yeah, sometimes a tiny point-and-shoot really doesn’t cut it. One of the doors of the cathedral. So beautiful. Inside the cathedral. Near the cathedral was an adorable …

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Apr 09

Apple tart roses

Oh boy… there are few things I love more than cooked apples. I’m not sure why, since I find fresh apples to be a bit boring… but if you make some apple chips, apple pie, or baked apples, I’ll be there gobbling it up. This gorgeous-looking apple tart is right up my alley: Apple Tart …

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Apr 02

Strasbourg

glass

Eerily empty street on a Sunday in Strasbourg. Prints of this photo available here. I went on a weekend trip to Strasbourg last week, and it was my first time in France. I was really excited about it all, and I wasn’t disappointed. The architecture there is marvelous, and the food exquisite. I did, however, …

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Apr 01

Birthday card

dariocard

Ink on paper, coloured in Photoshop. I drew this card the other day for a friend’s birthday, inspired by his family and one of my favourite movies, My Neighbour Totoro. Considering that I only had a few hours to do it from pencil sketch to digital colouring, I think it was a pretty speedy job. …

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