Purple Shamrock “Love Plant” Oxalis triangularis This edible, perennial plant, is a delight to have around. The leaves form in clusters of three in a delicate and flighty way. Often the soaring leaves make shapes resembling hearts, hence the common name, “Love Plant”. To me, they also resemble Birds in flight, which I have always… [Keep reading]
A lovely flower to lavish in your hair, to give it a light luster, like the Sun. Calendula has for centuries been used therapeutically, ceremoniously, to dye, to eat, and to protect! My attempts to make a paint/ink out of the bright orange calendula flowers, was not super successful. This is okay, some of my… [Keep reading]
Looking for something special this holiday season? Take a look at these beautiful cards based on paintings using my hand made paints. You can order single cards or bundles of 5. All cards for sale in my shop. Contact Sarah Adelaide for Original Images or Ideas that you have to be turned into Your 2016… [Keep reading]
A little more exploration into home-made berry inks!! Near where I live, in Plainfield Vermont, I recently discovered a large plot of Organically grown Aronia berries. These berries look like extra sized Blueberries that grow in large clusters. It was my first time picking these berries, as well as experiencing their super astringent taste. The… [Keep reading]
Receive a free copy of my children’s book, Do Da Ditty Dum, when you spend $35 (before shipping and taxes) in my shop. Sale runs September 19th – 30th.