I’ve been away a lot over the last week or so, and seen both daughters (which was lovely) so I haven’t done anything textile-related, nor been reading blogs or blogging. But I didn’t want to let today go by without posting Easter greetings. Though it felt more like Christmas this morning as we woke to the heaviest snowfall of the year so far – Tansy thought it was wonderful – here she is wading happily across the garden.

dog in the snow

At our church we have a tradition of decorating an empty cross on Easter Sunday morning with spring flowers to celebrate joyful new life after the darkness of Good Friday. Each person comes to add something, and in a few minutes wood and wire are transformed into a vibrant swathe of colour.

cross of flowers

“Spring comes: the flowers learn their coloured shapes.” Maria Konopnicka

Happy Easter

3 thoughts on “Happy Easter

  • March 24, 2008 at 12:28 pm

    That’s a wonderful tradition.Happy Easter.

  • March 25, 2008 at 9:23 am

    Happy easter to you too!
    You’ve had even more snow than us!

  • March 25, 2008 at 9:03 pm

    I think the dog need one of those tall flags on the end of her tail so she doesn’t get lost in the snow! such little legs!

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