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Tuesday, October 02, 2012
First Buds of Spring
The buck stops here... I'm not sure if that phrase really works, but I'm calling this drawing done. Mule deer start to lose their antlers early in spring (how early depends on their geographical location), so to make the situation believable, I wanted to have a blanket of snow with very early leaf buds on the tree.