Tuesday, October 2, 2012

IAC - a pink rose

Cindy, our IA sister loves roses!
so it's no surprise that Cindy selected "Roses"
for our Inspiration Avenue's challenge!


My mother-in-law was the sweetest soul
who had a twinkle in her eye and love in her heart.
So when she passed at the age of 92,
we planted a rose bush to remember her by.
This is a picture of one of "mom's roses"
that I took a few years ago.





for the challenge i played around with the photo


This was a lovely and very enjoyable challenge!
Thank you Cindy! Come join us at
Inspiration Avenue!
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And the color of these roses fit perfectly for
Kim's
31 days of Pink!

12 comments:

  1. There are no words to describe the beauty of a Rose, or the memory of a loved one, or the beauty of women supporting women for a cure for Breast Cancer!

    Thank you Diane for the shout out and your beautiful rose post!
    Stunning photo!

    XO
    Kim

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    1. Thank you Kim for saying hi and for doing your "31 Days of Pink" which is inspiring to all of us!!! XOXO

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  2. I love how in your image of the rose, it looks almost like a painting! Gorgeous - it also looks as though it is glowing.

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    1. Hi there Kaili!! thank you for your "glowing" compliment! you are so sweet to say hi! :) XO

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  3. So pretty, Diane.
    I stopped by with a little note to let you know I have not forgotten your fairy tags. They are packaged and ready to be mailed tomorrow when I go to the post office. I share my car with two children who go to college locally so you can only imagine. ;) But the fairies will take flight tomorrow. :)
    Thanks for your patience.
    XOXO's,
    Marcia

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    1. oh Marcia, your tags were waiting for me when we returned from our little trip. They are all so charming and beautifully done!! Love them! and Thank you! thank you!! XOXO :)

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  4. i like the original photo - and i love the edited! love the light shining through the petals!

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    1. Hi Alice! Thank you!! and thank you for stopping by and taking the time to say Hi! :D

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  5. This rose is so delicate. It's perfection, whether unaltered or with your additions. I love the way the yellow melts into the pink.

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  6. Such a beautiful rose and a heartfelt sentiment! It's one of my favorite roses ever.

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  7. The rose is gorgeous both ways. I am always in awe of digital art since I know nothing about it.

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  8. Beautiful rose image and such a clever edit. It look like a mixed media piece with paint. Great work!

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