Category Archives: Landscapes

Vol XVI – #339 – Nothing Ventured… Nothing Gained

 And nothing was.  I believe it’s important to support your local towing service.  This isn’t the first time Van’s has towed me out of deep snow, hopefully it’s the last. A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #338 – 7 New, Flurries

 A dark beginning with flurries, bursting to brilliant blue by noon. Sad News Department.  Received news of the passing of Dan Jamieson (88) yesterday.     A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #331 – After an Overnight Thunder Storm

A real overnight boomer with lots of lightning and surround sound to go with it. After a brief Spring, we are back to Winter like weather for the next week.  Why the trees?… Why not.    A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #296 – I See Ice

The melting snow and ice refreezes overnight making foot traffic difficult, gee, I believe I said that yesterday.      Profits from any upcoming sales of the 2017 Leland Report Calendar will go towards the Harbor Dredging fund.   http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1  The Leland Report/Leif Spork Snow Gauge Contest has closed. Good luck to everyone who entered!  The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping!… Read more »

Vol XVI – #230 – Meggen’s Monday

A beautiful supermoon set over North Manitou this morning. Several people paused, camera in hand, to capture the moment.  The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping! New low price!  Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle here:  http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1  

Vol XVI – #226 – Roadside Views

  Took a tour of some out of the way roads I’ve not traveled on for some time.  Leelanau Country is rich in farm beauty.  I retired in 1988 from Case IH after working 31 years at the International Harvester Farm Equipment  Research and Engineering Center located west of Chicago on 500 acres of experimental farmland.  I enjoy touring the back roads and seeing… Read more »

Vol XVI – #224 – A Good Day to Vote, Then Go Home and Sit By the Fire

The weather today is a little bit different from yesterdays.  The important thing to do today is vote. The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping! New low price!  Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle here:  http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1