I'm taking Kate Johnson's on-line watercolor textures class and last week we did foliage. Here is a tree from the north end of Cape Breton Island Nova Scotia - painted and its photo.
Since graduating from college I've kept track of all the books I've read. The ink on the earlier entries is starting to fade so I was glad to find a place to make it electronic. Library Thing saved me a lot of typing and I can download the list any time to my own computer for sorting and whatnot.