Many of the trees in the churchyard have lost their leaves, but the apple tree is still holding on to them. Though they are starting to yellow and brown. The ivy flowers below the tree are beginning to form berries. I love their starry shapes. Joining in with Loose and Leafy’s ‘Tree Following’ project.
This embroidered picture has been hanging in the south porch for longer than we’ve been here. We have started to restore the interior of the porch so the picture was taken down. I turned it over to reveal this wonderful Victorian label by the picture framer – along with one of our numerous spider residents! Image of the Week #111
Have been enjoying this view all week while painting ceilings and walls. Not used to an outside view! Image of the week #110
:: tulip tree : ivy : fallen leaves : ash buds : herb robert : rosehips : elder : holly berrries ::
We had a family day out walking in the hills of Trefeglwys, which is Karl’s childhood stomping ground and we couldn’t resist exploring the churchyard. The slate headstones were beautiful. I could have spent hours photographing each individual one! The weathered colours, the Victorian designs and the lettering were fascinating and inspiring… I shall let the photographs speak…
Standing in the churchyard looking over an autumnal Welshpool. Image of the Week #109
Looking up… and up at the tower. Image of the Week #108
There will be no access to the churchyard on WEDNESDAY 15th OCTOBER due to safety concerns as there are some high-level maintenance works being undertaken on the building. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and your patience is appreciated.
We have got to the exciting part of house building, where we can start adding little details… such as light switches. Or maybe we’ve been slogging away at this project for far too long that we get rather over excited at installing light switches! Karl spotted these switches on Ebay some years ago, and they’ve been sitting in a…