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American Robin Watercolor Art

February 13th, 2017

American Robin Watercolor Art is a portrait of a robin perched on a branch in spring. This artistic watercolor piece is one from a series of watercolor birds and is a beautiful addition to . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/1... 

Attract and Feed Bluebirds

February 13th, 2017

One of our eastern bluebirds enjoying lunch! I had to train a new pair this year. If you're interested in attracting these beautiful birds to your backyard, check out my blog on how to feed bluebirds ‪#‎nature‬ ‪... 

In 2006, Christina Rollo began to fulfill her life long dream of photographing nature. She quickly started to handcraft photo products such as note cards, screensavers, and t-shirts, along with her. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com... 

Cecropia Moth Alien Nature

February 13th, 2017

In late summer while walking our dogs, I spotted two Cecropia caterpillars feeding in a wild cherry tree. I knew this would be a once in a lifetime encounter, so I took clippings from the tree and . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com... 

Our Hummingbirds

February 13th, 2017

Shortly after moving into our home in the country, a male hummingbird came to visit me. I was standing on our open deck in early May when a male Ruby-Throated hummingbird flew right up to me. It hovered for a few moments, made eye contact, and . . . ... 

New Chrysanthemum Art

February 13th, 2017

I recently finished a new series of flower watercolors. The second one is of beautiful red chrysanthemum flowers blooming in fall. A digital watercolor technique was used to . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/07/06/chrysanthem... 

Permanent Art Exhibit

February 13th, 2017

When my brother-in-law opened his State Farm office, he asked me to exhibit some of my photography there. Of course I was enthusiastic about the opportunity which led to an ongoing permanent display! I'm pleased to announce. . . READ MORE https://... 

How to Photograph Hummingbirds

February 13th, 2017

Seize the Opportunity to Photograph Hummingbirds! Believe it or not a rainy day is one of the best days to. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/30/best-time-to-photograph-hummingbirds Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollospho... 

Black and White Hummingbird Photo Art Series. I recently finished a new black and white hummingbird series of photo art. Click the link to view three pieces from. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/30/black-and-white-hummingb... 

Inspiring Artists

February 13th, 2017

Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. ~Louisa May Alcott The following is a list of photographers and artist who have ... 

How to Create Seamless Patterns

February 13th, 2017

I was surprised when I learned how easy it was to create seamless patterns with Photoshop. It was so easy I started a new series of pattern art which is . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/25/create-seamless-patterns-with-ph... 

Wildflowers Watercolor Art

February 13th, 2017

I recently finished a new series of flower watercolors. The first one is of beautiful dames rocket wildflowers. A digital watercolor technique was used to create this. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/25/wildflower-watercol... 

Fall Photo Tips for Better Colors

February 13th, 2017

Are you interested in capturing some colorful photos this fall? Follow these steps for creative fall photography, and capture those rich vibrant colors. Autumn is my favorite time of year for photography. It is the grand finale to summer but. . . REA... 

Introducing Throw Pillows

February 13th, 2017

My new throw pillows are made from 100% polyester fabric, they come in a variety of colors and add a stylish accent to. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/18/now-introducing-new-throw-pillows Christina Rollo Fine Art www.... 

I'm pleased to announce the publication of my content on Google Currents for Android, iPhone and iPad. Now you can subscribe to all of my content in magazine-like editions for high speed and offline reading, specifically. . . READ MORE https://ro... 

Keep Ants off Hummingbird Feeders

February 13th, 2017

Easy steps to keep your hummingbird feeders insect free. Do you have a problem with ants and other insects getting into your hummingbird feeder? Would you like a few tips on how to keep them away. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2... 

Feeding Bluebirds

February 13th, 2017

Show them the food and they will come! Believe it or not it took me 12 years to figure out how to get bluebirds to come to a. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/06/02/how-to-feed-bluebirds Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollos... 

Floral Watercolors

February 13th, 2017

I recently finished a new series of floral watercolors. The third one is of beautiful daisy flowers blooming in spring. A digital watercolor technique was used to create this artwork from. . .READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/05/16... 

Art Testimonials

February 13th, 2017

One of the highest compliments I receive is the referral of new collectors! As you will see word gets around. Let me color your . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/testimonials Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollosphotos.com www.... 

Cardinal Bird Facts

February 13th, 2017

The male Northern Cardinal is always the first bird to visit our feeder in the morning and the last bird to visit at night. The Northern Cardinal is a medium sized. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/28/northern-cardinal-fact... 

Pine Chickadee

February 13th, 2017

Pine Chickadee is a cute black capped chickadee perched on a pine branch. This image is very popular as a christmas card. Canvas prints make great gifts for. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/09/17/pine-chickadee-photo-art-by-c... 

Hummingbird Highlight

February 13th, 2017

One of my most memorable moments I had was with a Ruby-Throated Hummingbird. I sat for almost two weeks holding sugar water in my hands but the hummingbirds wouldn't feed. Finally, I drenched myself in red clothing and stuck a clipping of Bee Balm ... 

Butterfly Twins Art Photography

February 13th, 2017

While I was working in the yard on a warm summer day, I noticed lots of butterflies flying around a patch of coneflowers in our garden. It looked like a great opportunity to. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/07/21/butterfly-tw... 

Four Seasons of Beauty

February 13th, 2017

This series of nature squares was created as a constant reminder of everything our changing seasons have to offer. Their colorful natural beauty can be enjoyed indoors at any. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/four-season... 

Hummingbird Triptych Wall Art

February 13th, 2017

Art Panels Make Beautiful Decor. This nature inspired Hummingbird Triptych Art is a unique and creative way to brighten up any room. I created these panels to be. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/hummingbird-triptych-art... 

Art of Hummingbird Flight

February 13th, 2017

Nature is often unpredictable. It's one of the challenges that nature photographers face, and makes each day interesting. What grows today may be gone tomorrow, along with the . . . READ MORE http://rollosphotos.com/featured/art-of-hummingbird-fli... 

Colorful Details of Nature

February 13th, 2017

Do you pay attention to details? One of the things I enjoy most about macro photography and nature abstracts is that it forces me to stop and observe. This Sedum was growing in my garden. I walked by it a hundred times before I stopped to . . . READ ... 

Nature Art Sepia Series

February 13th, 2017

I recently finished a new sepia series of nature art. Here are three pieces from the collection of six. Enjoy the entire series of Sepia Nature Art from my. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/09/sepia-series-of-nature-art ... 

Macro Photography Tips

February 13th, 2017

With a little bit of patience macro photography can be fun! Most pollinating insects are too busy to notice me getting close to them. I usually pick a flower, pre-focus and. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/11/macro-photogr... 

Fall Kaleidoscope Landscape

February 13th, 2017

Fall Kaleidoscope is a colorful reflection landscape of fall foliage in Binghamton, New York, USA. Experience the peace and beauty of calm water reflecting a tranquil kaleidoscope of autumn colors from. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress... 

The Nature of Nature Abstracts

February 13th, 2017

Natural abstract art is unique and different according to changing weather conditions. In the fall when the leaves change colors, I look forward to . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/16/nature-abstract-art Christina Roll... 

Photo Tips for Wildlife

February 13th, 2017

It never occurred to me that my camera lens looked like a big predator eye until I met my falconer friend. While photographing his birds, he explained to me that when I point my camera at . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/... 

The Key to Success

February 13th, 2017

A little House Wren has single handedly chased every other nesting bird off our property. It seems every year there is one animal that wreaks havoc on our yard despite the fact that I spend hours, days, months and even years trying to create a . . . ... 

Heartfelt Emotion Puppy Dog Eyes

February 13th, 2017

Stuck inside on a cold November day, Magic was laying on the floor in the living room next to a large picture window watching. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/08/22/puppy-dog-eyes Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollosphotos... 

Weeping Tree Art

February 13th, 2017

"Escaping the Blues" Weeping Tree Art. Why is it called Escaping the Blues? Because when the original photo was taken at a park in Michigan, it was during one of my walks under a bland grey sky in early. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpres... 

Facts About the Northern Cardinal

February 13th, 2017

The male Northern Cardinal is always the first bird to visit our feeder in the morning and the last bird to visit at night. The Northern Cardinal is a medium sized North American songbird, common to. . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.co... 

Winter Bird Photography Tips

February 13th, 2017

Photographing birds in the winter time can be easy and fun. Here are some helpful tips for winter bird photography. First, bring the birds to you. Each year I decorate our . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/10/16/tips-for-wint... 

Beautiful Chickadee Watercolor Art is a portrait of a cute black capped chickadee perched on a pine cone in winter. This artistic watercolor piece is one from a . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/10/16/art-of-the-day-2 Chri... 

Blue Tree Abstract Art

February 13th, 2017

Blue Tree Abstract is a silhouette tree abstract with long sweeping branches on a textured blue canvas with a warm yellow sun. This colorful piece can be . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/10/15/art-of-the-day Christina Ro... 

Monarch Butterfly Art

February 13th, 2017

Orange Drift Monarch Butterfly is a colorful fall photograph of a beautiful monarch butterfly feeding on red chrysanthemum flowers. This piece is one from . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/10/17/art-of-the-day-3 Christina... 

The Art of Waiting

February 13th, 2017

I found myself waiting in line the other day while a woman behind me complained and the woman in front of me passed the time on her cell phone. I began contemplating how the art . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/10/19/the-los... 

I'm blessed to have a beautiful view of the nearby forest from our home. I also have the pleasure of viewing a variety of wildlife throughout the seasons. Beyond the trees there's a pond in . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/... 

Tips for Winter Photography

February 13th, 2017

Photographing Subjects In The Snow. Here are some helpful hints for taking photographs of subjects and landscapes in the snow. Using program mode on your . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/11/23/tips-for-winter-photography ... 

Hummingbird Gifts

February 13th, 2017

Are you searching for the perfect gift? Experience the joy of giving a hummingbird gift. Check out these featured selections, or . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/12/06/hummingbird-gift-ideas Christina Rollo Fine Art ww... 

North American Birds

February 13th, 2017

The hours of daylight are getting longer. It's finally beginning to feel like spring, and many of us in the northern hemisphere look forward to . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2016/03/10/na-songbirds Christina Rollo Fine Art ... 

Fine Art Landscapes Exhibit

February 13th, 2017

NY Landscapes Photography Exhibit - On display now fine art landscapes from Binghamton, Broome County New York and . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2016/03/10/fine-art-landscapes-exhibit Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollospho... 

Introducing New Custom Fabrics

February 13th, 2017

Introducing new custom fabrics! I'm excited to announce my new series of custom fabrics. These fabrics are perfect for for sewing, crafting, quilting, upholstery, craft projects and . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2016/01/25/int... 

Watercolor Gifts

February 13th, 2017

Are you searching for the perfect gift? Share the joy of a unique watercolor gift. Check out these . . . READ MORE https://rollosphotos.wordpress.com/2015/12/10/watercolor-gift-ideas Christina Rollo Fine Art www.rollosphotos.com www.facebook...