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April 2020 Calendar

Uplifting winds

With a nod to April showers, this month's calendar features an array of paper parasols being lifted to new heights!

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March 2020 Calendar

Imagine the possibilities

Our March calendar features a dreamy image of magically floating in the light of an enormous moon. The moonlit visual is appropriate as we will be experiencing 2020's first supermoon on the 9th.

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February 2020 Calendar

The perfect storm

Our February calendar features one of Winter’s prized creations, the snowman. The making of a snowman, like any creative endeavor, takes planning and the right conditions.

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2020 Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Olympic posters are out, and here are our favorites.

The official posters for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have debuted. This exciting and diverse collection was created by fine artists, graphic designers, calligraphers, and photographers from Japan and beyond.

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January 2020 Calendar

Promises of a dazzling new year

Snow is diamonds for a faery's feet;
Blithely and bonnily she trips along,
Her lips a-carol with a merry song,
And in her eyes the meaning... Life is sweet!
― Ruby Archer

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December 2019 Calendar

‘tis the season

Saying goodnight to 2019, our December calendar features a sweet critter in an envious state of hibernation, which many of us may not have much of this holiday season.

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November 2019 Calendar

Needlepoint Inspiration

The ancient art of embroidery, with origins dating back to 30,000 BC, was the inspiration for the art style of this November's calendar. Early man fashioned needles of ivory and bone, thread from plant fiber.

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October 2019 Calendar

Working together works

October is upon us, and with it comes shorter days and cooler nights. Plants and wildlife are starting to prepare for the winter ahead. Our calendar this month features a few of our favorite players – acorns and squirrels. These two have the ultimate partnership.

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September 2019 Calendar

Dream tonight of peacock tails...

This evocative line, so fitting for our September calendar design, is from the verse, "Dream tonight of peacock tails, / Diamond fields and spouter whales. / Ills are many, blessings few, / But dreams tonight will shelter you." But to whom should we attribute these lines?

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August 2019 Calendar

Toughest nests in town

Nesting birds in late Summer? Yes, and it’s the American Goldfinch featured on our calendar this month. August is peak nesting season for these acrobatic little birds when their preferred nest padding—milkweed’s fluffy down, thistle, other soft plants—is readily available.

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