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RE: Lee Valley Tools/now feathers

Yes, she does.  I save feathers now too.  No Native American in me, despite my coloring.  But they are very cool!!

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Jesse Bell" <jesserenebell@hotmail.com>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Fri, 20 Dec 2002 21:22:37 -0600

>OH WOW...me too.  In my china hutch...I have about 20 different butterflies 
>and moths.  Also...small eggs that never hatched in wild bird nests.  When I 
>trimmed down a rose bush one fall, I found a nest in there that had been 
>abandoned for the winter..and broken egg shells...except for one.  I got one 
>of those domed glass containers like you would put a doll, ornament or watch 
>in...and put the nest, along with the old egg, a dried butterfly and some 
>dried grass and such.  It's so pretty.  I have JARS of feathers that I pick 
>up and save when I'm out in my garden.  I call them angel feathers.  Must be 
>the American Indian in me...who knows.
>Jesse Rene' Bell
>Claremore, OK
>Zone 6
>>From: "Chris" <chris@widom-assoc.com>
>>Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
>>To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>>Subject: RE: [CHAT] Lee Valley Tools
>>Date: Fri, 20 Dec 2002 20:14:40 -0500
>>You sound like me with the feathers and butterflies.  I'm the only
>>person I know that has a collection of dead bugs.  There's a beautiful
>>wooly caterpillar on a shelf in my kitchen right now.
>>I think of beautiful rocks, feathers, etc as messages from loved ones
>>who have passed on.  Or, messages direct from the big guy!  I weave the
>>feathers through a basket that hangs in the entry to my house.
>>Long Island, NY
>>Zone 7
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A

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