Arian Rana

This is the portion of the website in which I am supposed to tell you about myself, but that topic makes me itch.  Instead, I hope that you'll enjoy these photos of ducks in subzero weather.

Here are some mallards enjoying more temperate weather


Ceci n'est pas un canard.

Please enjoy one more duck.


Please allow me to introduce some of my friends


My Rae of Sunshine


 below to see Rae's portfolio


My favorite dog

Lucifurr, my sister from another mother


My dear friend Julia

Find her lovely and innovative spinning and other fiber work online at


The Unstoppable Carrie

For gorgeous wire wrapped stones and customized copper jewelry, see Carrie's etsy shop, PetriDesigns



An, quirky and delightful

An creates colorful lampwork beads and transforms them into lovely things to wear.  Find her on Etsy at beadlydo.


Natali, a firecracker of creativity and kindness

Please check out her work online at


Lane, who is so dearly loved

Her woven wire jewelry and other creative works can be found on facebook as Two is For Mirth