Amish Landscapes | Pictures of Amish Country

The Amish live a simple sustainable fascinating life.

These are a selection of photo's of the Amish Country taken by Cottage Craft Works .com Staff as they search for new products to add to their back to basics online store at Cottage Craft Works .com

The Amish do not like to have their pictures taken, so no close up photos of the Amish people are displayed, just the simple sustainable country life.



Picture of beehives at the edge of a spring Amish garden
Picture of beehives at the edge of a spring Amish garden
Beautiful Rolling Hills with Amish farms in Ohio Amish Country.
Beautiful Rolling Hills with Amish farms in Ohio Amish Country.
A typical Amish farm with white houses and red barns.
A typical Amish farm with white houses and red barns.
Amish buggies are the main mode of transportation.  You will find hitching post in the front of most stores including Wal Marts in the Amish Country side.
Amish buggies are the main mode of transportation. You will find hitching post in the front of most stores including Wal Marts in the Amish Country side.
Amish Horse Power ready to work.
Amish Horse Power ready to work.
Amish Family Buggy
Amish Family Buggy
An Amish Farmer preparing his fields with fresh manure.  Spring time can be very fragrant in the Amish country.
An Amish Farmer preparing his fields with fresh manure. Spring time can be very fragrant in the Amish country.
Amish Market Days
Amish Market Days
An Amish Mother and Daughter on their way home from the store.  The Amish women do most of the shopping.  Just wonder what the conversations are like on the ride home?  No cell phone or texting to get in the way.
An Amish Mother and Daughter on their way home from the store. The Amish women do most of the shopping. Just wonder what the conversations are like on the ride home? No cell phone or texting to get in the way.
An Amish framer boy going between fields.  Amish children do many of the task.
An Amish framer boy going between fields. Amish children do many of the task.
Early spring Amish garden, note the Amish made garden sickle bar digger, it is made from a sickle bar mower blade.
Early spring Amish garden, note the Amish made garden sickle bar digger, it is made from a sickle bar mower blade.
Amish team working in a field.
Amish team working in a field.
Amish volleyball and other out door sports keeps the Amish kids and adults entertained and healthy.  No TVs or video games in this culture.
Amish volleyball and other out door sports keeps the Amish kids and adults entertained and healthy. No TVs or video games in this culture.
Amish Wind Air Compressor pumps air into a holding tank to use for air powered tools and appliances.
Amish Wind Air Compressor pumps air into a holding tank to use for air powered tools and appliances.
Water Well Windmills are used to pump water for home and livestock.
Water Well Windmills are used to pump water for home and livestock.
With no clothes dryers the Amish depend on outside clothes drying even in winter months.  These large pulley mounted clothes lines allow the Amish women to load the wash day clothing standing on the back porch.
With no clothes dryers the Amish depend on outside clothes drying even in winter months. These large pulley mounted clothes lines allow the Amish women to load the wash day clothing standing on the back porch.
Amish homes look just like a traditional home from the outside.
Amish homes look just like a traditional home from the outside.
Amish do not have traditional churches, instead they rotate hosting church in each families homes. Talk about pressure of having the whole congregation over to your house for church and a meal.
Amish do not have traditional churches, instead they rotate hosting church in each families homes. Talk about pressure of having the whole congregation over to your house for church and a meal.

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