|View of the rainy, cloudy day from behind the kids.|
|(Sorry about the sideways image).|
|My son's view out our window|
|My quickly done painting of the azaleas, the vines|
behind them and the gray day.
|my middle daughter's picture of the pear tree and gray day|
They also concentrated on nature for more than 15 minutes, observing and discussing things that didn't make it into their pictures, such as a cardinal that appeared on a fence post for one minute, a squirrel hanging upside down eating the suet feeder, and the colors inherent in each individual part of nature. I hope they learned that even on a gray, cloudy, cold winter day, you can learn something from nature.