A Crown Fit For Violet

>> Monday, August 23, 2010

I have meant to make the girls a crown of flowers so many times I can't count but for whatever reason haven't this year. Our buds are all just about spent. It is hard to survive months of intense heat and they are slowly browning or losing petals. This week while weeding I managed to salvage a few and this was the result.



That black eye is still lingering. I thought about cloning it out but come on then it wouldn't be Violet right? For something new I tried shooting in our garage and am very happy with how this shot turned out.

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18 comments:

Buckeroomama Monday, August 23, 2010  

Oh my, this is SO LOVELY!! What's more, it looks perfect on Violet. :)

Jennifer Shirk Monday, August 23, 2010  

OH MY GOSH--gorgeous!! I wish I could take a shot like that that was half as good.

Rachael Monday, August 23, 2010  

Beautiful!

blueviolet Monday, August 23, 2010  

That is truly beautiful, just absolutely lovely.

I'm so sorry about that black eye. It's a gentle one, but still....

Kimberly Monday, August 23, 2010  

A crown fit for a princess for sure! I'm awed by your handy work, your photography, and by your beautiful offspring. :)

Nikki Monday, August 23, 2010  

She looks like a little flower child. So beautiful!

The Wishful Lamb Monday, August 23, 2010  

this is so pretty!

Michelle @ Flying Giggles Monday, August 23, 2010  

Wow, that is truly beautiful! I love that you left the black eye in there, good call!

Dreamer13 Monday, August 23, 2010  

beautiful girl, beautiful flowers, beautiful photo! WOW!!

Sarah Halstead Monday, August 23, 2010  

Gorgeous photo! Love it! She is so beautiful.

Joey @ Big Teeth and Clouds Monday, August 23, 2010  

You are an awesome flower crown maker! That is a gorgeous shot - even with the remnants of the shiner.

janineb Tuesday, August 24, 2010  

gorgeous! great composition, colour and what a crown.

Mandy Tuesday, August 24, 2010  

Gorgeous! Love the flower crown!

Siobhan Tuesday, August 24, 2010  

I love the flower crown...what a beautiful photo...it reminds me of something from the 70s a flower child....love it!!

☼¨`*•.♥Rocío♥.•*¨`☼ Wednesday, August 25, 2010  

what a precious capture...♥
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apictureintime Wednesday, August 25, 2010  

Lovely. Lovely! I'm glad you left the black eye and kept it real. This is my favourite flower shot so far.

Lisanne Wednesday, August 25, 2010  

she's beautiful!

Carol Thursday, August 26, 2010  

Stunning photo!

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