Brenda Griffith

Glass artist, author, spinner, weaver, wife, mother, gardener, novice beekeeper, intrepid creative explorer.
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#255
Day 255
Weird Comb
I don't know what it is about this plastic frame in one of my beehives, but the bees have started building out a really unusual comb on it....
#89
Day 89
Tabula Rasa
The beds are all cleared, the stream is cleaned out and ready for filling and running tomorrow. Next step, plants! #thursday #old #evening...
#104
Day 104
Broken Glass Box
I made this fused glass box for my husband several years ago, and apparently it was a victim of the move. A friend today told me abou...
#141
Day 141
My Bees!
Checked my hives today and found this foundationless frame almost completely drawn out and bees busily tending to brood (babies) in the middl...
#123
Day 123
Waterlily in Stasis
Even though they are in the holding tank waiting to go into the pond, the lilies are blooming anyway. They're ready for spring eve...
#120
Day 120
It's Like a Jar Full Of Fireflies
I love these lights! I think they will be so pretty hanging in the trees in the evening. Just wish there was some wa...
#248
Day 248
Ironclad Beetle
I found this beetle outside my front door today and with a little research discovered that beetles in the family are often used as ma'...
#134
Day 134
Mother's Day Present
My Mother's Day present from Jessie and Dave was blown glassware from the Hebron Glass and Ceramics Factory. So beautiful!! #even...
#187
Day 187
My Mother's Roses
One of the joys of my summer in Montana is tending my mother's roses. Last winter was especially harsh, and at first it looked like...
#183
Day 183
Playing with Lighting and Effects
The new camera has a few cool settings that I normally think of as post-processing--including one called selective c...
#355
Day 355
Hello Costa Maya
The water is so blue and the jungle runs right up to the beach. #morning #thursday #outdoors #nature #landscape #water #sea #sun #sky...
#130
Day 130
My Bees!
The bee with her butt in the air is sending out "here's the way to the hive pheromones, and check out the pollen on one of the other's legs!...
#136
Day 136
Cat Among the Orchids
Pavlova looks on the hunt as she crouches amongst the orchids around the bathtub. #morning #tuesday #cat #animal #feline #domest...
#192
Day 192
The Crown Of the Continent
Looking back on Logan Peak and Logan Pass from the east side of the Going-To-the-Sun Highway in Glacier National Park. It's...
#223
Day 223
Snake In the Pond
I'm not sure he can get out of the pond. I have seen him there in just about the same spot for the past couple of days. He seems to...
#146
Day 146
The Tiger Hunts
Protected only by the bars on the back of the chair, the photographer catches the stealthy tiger crouched to pounce upon unwary toes....
#147
Day 147
Playing Hive Over Breakfast
Went out for breakfast with the spouse and played a few games of "Hive". I find it much like chess--and, hey, Bees! #indoo...
#198
Day 198
For Apple and Rose Petal Jelly
Tomorrow morning I'll pick the roses from my mother's peace rose bush and put the petals into the juice I made tonight...
#353
Day 353
A Cocoa Fruit
I learned to make chocolate in Roatan starting with removing the beans from the fruit. #morning #fall #outdoors #nature #food #wood #tue...
#175
Day 175
Late June Snow On Top Of the Mission Mountains
My favorite view of the Missions as I drive between Polson and Missoula. #morning #outdoors #nature #sa...
#298
Day 298
Peahen and Peachicks in the Kiln Room
It was the first really cold morning in Austin and one of the peahens resident at The Museum at the Contemporary...
#182
Day 182
First Day Of the Tour de Fleece!
This is a close-up of the results of my first day spinning in the Tour de Fleece. In the spirit of camaraderie with t...
#149
Day 149
Tonight's Burger (and Corn)
Tried something new tonight: a burger with duck foie gras paté, strawberries, avocado and bacon on it (and American cheese...
#346
Day 346
The Lights are Now Up Around the Windows
#night #tuesday #tree #christmas #winter #gold #celebration #candle #snow #decoration #christmas-tree #decemb...