…I would be in Seventh Heaven here, watching my hops vine climb merrily over the fence, across the neighbor’s deck, and up onto their garage roof. I may not be able to keep a sunflower plant from being chewed to bits by unknown cooties, but my hops are phenomenal!
We’ve reached the point in the Willamette Valley spring where if you don’t like the weather, just wait an hour… anything goes! The sky was gorgeous one warm afternoon last week, here seen from under the bridge just south of Corvallis:
The week before that, a mean little hailstorm attacked my baby lettuces, but they survived with bruises and spots.
Now the question becomes, did I jump the gun this morning and plant my tomatoes too soon? Time will tell. In the meantime, I’m just sketching away every day, finishing up assignments for my online Sketchbook Skool, and preparing for the next class. Here are a few of my recent sketches: