Saturday, April 06, 2013

the dwarf red leaf peach ...

is starting to come into bloom,

 my first sign of spring in the yard!

 “April hath put a spirit of youth in everything."  Shakespeare

Thursday, April 04, 2013

Photo Art Friday ~ Collage

Bonnie's theme for this weeks challenge is collage ...

The composite was made from blending four photos and 
two of Bonnie's fabulous textures, Sunset Supreme & Qu'il Pleuve.

Photo Art Friday

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Tuesday Muse

I spent Easter in Hope, NM

Hope is a village in Eddy County.
One tradition says the community was named as the result of a coin toss.
Two settlers tossed a dime into the air and one said, "I hope you lose"
I thought it was named by the residents who were always hoping for rain...

Monday, April 01, 2013

Mandarin Orange Monday ~ #35

In the language of flowers, a bouquet of ranunculus says,
"I am dazzled by your charm"
and I was absolutely charmed by this ranunculus.

Vibrant yellow tipped with orange and the center tips pink ... magnificent