A Yarn Bombed Bench! — #TreeSquare

Hi all 😃 My entry for Becky’s July TreeSquare.

Yesterday, Becky led the way with a yarn bombed tree; this reminded me of a “yarn bombed” bench at The Glasgow Botanic Gardens. My justification for including this in TreeSquares is as follows — the bench is made of wood (comes from a tree), it’s almost in the shade of some trees, which are behind it but can’t really be seen 😂 …& it’s square 😁

Yarn covered bench

Squirrel Bench — Lens-Artists Challenge #146

Hi all 😃 My entry for this weeks challenge, set by Patti: Focusing on the details.

These benches are in Kibble Palace in the Glasgow Botanic Gardens. At a casual glance they appear ro be wrought iron benches with wooden slats; looking closer, they have squirrels in the armrests.

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Glasgow Landmarks — CBWC

Hi all 😃 My entry for Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Bigger Than a Bread Box.

With the lockdowns over the last year, we haven’t been to Glasgow for a long time, so I thought a wander through the archives was needed; I think these may qualify for CBWC 😂

Glasgow Imax -- Looks a bit like a loaf of bread!
Glasgow IMax — Looks a bit like a loaf of bread!
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Glasgow Tower
SEC Armadillo
SSE Hydro
SSE Hydro
Finnieston Crane
La Rotunda

…and finally, the Glass Houses at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

Koi Pond — Water Water Everywhere #61

Hi all 😁 Feel free to join in whenever you have a water picture to post (any type of water, in any state, will do). See below for how to join the fun 😁

The Koi pond in Kibble Palace at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

Koi pond

How To Join In

  1. Create a Water Water Everywhere Photo Post.
  2. Add a link to your WWE blog post in my comment box or create a pingback by linking to my post.
  3. Title your post Water Water Everywhere or add WWE tag.

Hae a guid week 😁

Pull Up a Seat in Kibble Palace

Hi all 😁 here’s my entyr for XingfuMama’s Pull up a Seat Challenge.

Kibble Palace is one of the large glass houses in Glasgow Botanic Gardens. All the benches have squirrels in the arms 😀 The last pic is a rose seat which can no longer be sat on, unfortunately.

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Orchid #7 — Orchid Overload – FOTD Mar 8

Hi all 😁 I thought I’d go with a gallery of orchids as my last in the orchid series for Cee’s FOTD.

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