Resources for and from the urban homestead copyright 2007-16 John Dancy-Jones
Thursday, April 1, 2010
At a month old, look at these chicken feet!
At 4 weeks the chickens are a little larger than quail with long wings and big feet.
Look at those feet!
They first cautiously and then enthusiastically explored the new space we have provided. The large-breasted Buff Orphington and one of the Rhode Island Reds seem to be at the top of the pecking order, dominating the best roost on the wall between the two spaces.
JOHN DANCY-JONES has been producing hand-laid paper and letterpress printing on paper since 1977. He operated the Paper Plant bookstore and book arts center from 1982 until 1990.
Mr. Dancy-Jones has published award-winning small press publications since 1983.
A retired art and science teacher, he has an English degree from UNC-CH and a masters in Special Education from NCSU.
John Dancy-Jones' most recent publication is Snapper: My Life with Snapping Turtles, a limited edition book made completely by hand.
main website: www.paperplantpress.com
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