I am pleased to announce The definitive North American woodpecker mug. Years of photographing woodpeckers and months of tedious design have resulted in a mug that shows all seven species of North American woodpeckers that are found in the eastern United States. To arrive at the final product as you see here I did 15 major design revisions so that every woodpecker would have the right home on the mug.
Debbie and I along with birder friends enjoyed a wonderful day in Arrow Rock. Dana Ripper and Ethan Duke, cofounders of the Missouri Bird Observatory have poured their passion for food and boundless energy into creating Chez Trappeur, a wine bar and bistro in a 150 + year old house. Great food and a relaxed environment ---just a wonderful day.
I took part in the Ozark Missouri annual craft show during the first weekend in October. Great experience in spite of the rainy weather. On that trip I also stocked the Branson Wild Birds Unlimited with a fresh new supply of mugs and other products. I encourage you to stop and visit owner Amy and Deb when in the Branson area. Find store information on my links page.
Most people know that Branson is a great vacation and shopping destination. I now have my very own "brick and mortar" location in one of the top Shopping Centers in north Branson. The 40,000 sq. ft....