Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Life is Just a Bowl of...

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Our day here in Southeast Missouri started out sunny, but by the time I had my cherries, crystal and lace all set up (more future watercolor paintings), the clouds had returned...and out came the incandescent spotlights/worklights; (the inexpensive, silver-reflectored ones from Walmart...what would I do without those in winter?)
I love cherries...eating them, decorating with cherry-themed items and painting them... Lace has also been one of my favorite things to paint, as well, ever since I discovered the fun of painting all the little "negative" spaces, years and years ago! Crystal, however, is a relatively new challenge ~ it looks so incredibly difficult, but broken down it's really just little geometric shapes...(yes, I keep telling myself that!)
We will see! July and the Depot show loom closer every day!
XOXO ~ Anne

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5 comments:

  1. I am literally salivating right now because I share your love for cherries and these ones look downright divine! thanks so much for your sweet comment on my blog. It's lovely to have found you too!

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  2. Oh my goodness Anne those cherries are beautiful!! Your pictures are gorgeous ~
    Thank you so much for stopping by my blog!! I am excited to have found you :)

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  3. Yum yum I just love cherries....but I must say I love your kitties more. They are beautiful!!! My most favorite kitty was named Cyrus.....so nice to meet another one and such a handsome guy.
    Hugs
    Diana

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  4. Wonderful to find your blog! I love the cherries and the flowers but I especially love the darling cats!!
    Look forward to more.

    Hugs,
    Sandi

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  5. Anne, I love cherries, and this post caught my eye! I want to eat some now.
    Thank you for stopping by and leaving me your wonderful comment. A pleasure. It's nice to meet you.

    Lisa

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