Monthly Archives: September 2010

Reflections in a country lake

I printed some of the photos that I took on the 7th, including this one.  Hubby likes this one better than the other one of the lake since you can see the trees both as they are and as reflections … Continue reading

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New Country By Design coasters listed on Etsy

Today I listed the two sets of vintage denim coasters that I have been working on.  Both sets are very similar.  The set of two has batting under the applique and between the layers.  The set of four only has … Continue reading

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“Walnut Tree” accepted by iStock

This image of the walnut tree has been accepted into my photfolio at iStockphoto.  It won’t make me rich, and it may not make me anything, but just having a photo accepted is a big deal to me since I … Continue reading

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Thoughts from Thursday in the country

I went back two years to find this hot pink petunia.  I applied a water color filter and cropped the image, but didn’t do any other editing.  Pretty impressive, if I may say so.  I did enough cooking today that … Continue reading

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Knee surgery update

My Vox readers will remember that I had total knee replacement surgery on my right knee on July 2nd.  The first photo that I posted after surgery wasn’t very pretty.  Things are looking better now.  Here’s a shot from last … Continue reading

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The Bug and the Bumblebee

A couple of you very observant readers noticed that my marigold image appeared to be upside down, and commented on the wee insect on the edge of the petals (that I hadn’t noticed).   Here is the same shot, turn over … Continue reading

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The marigold and the bumblebee

I continued editing some photos from last year as my shots were uploading for last night’s post.  Here’s another one I think you will like.  I don’t remember having marigolds last year, and I haven’t seen any bumblebees around this … Continue reading

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