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September 23, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Selective Color

Way back in March I took a photo that I shared here of snow on my deck. At the time I thought, “Gee, I wish that I could leave the color in the patio umbrella” because it’s a bright blue that would have looked great against the snow. Now, I …

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September 16, 2016 | Projects

Photo Challenge – White-on-White

This week’s Photo Challenge was actually a “Do Over” week. Since I’ve been doing a lousy job of getting my homework done lately, I had plenty of challenges to choose from.  I was struck by the light coming through the shade in my laundry room so I decided to do …

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September 2, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Silhouette

I am having a bad string of not getting my homework done for the Photo Challenge class so again, I am heading back into the archives to find something to share this week.  (And, many thanks to Shutterfly for organizing my photos so nicely to make this task easier.) The …

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August 26, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Found Alphabet

This photo challenge was a fun one. The assignment was to shoot a “found alphabet,” to find our initials in things that weren’t actually letters. So, I took my phone out with me on a walk to specifically look for letters and found some that would work. Then the next …

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August 19, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Old Paint

Yes, “Old Paint” was the challenge this week.  I’m happy to say that my house doesn’t have a lot of old paint on it, but I do have lots of cans of paint so I opened one up and shot this:

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August 5, 2016 | Inspiration , Projects

Photo Friday – Sant’ Antioco

I didn’t get my photo challenge homework done this week either (silhouette). So instead, I am sharing a photo of some sun from the island of Sant’ Antioco off the coast of Sardinia.  When I started planning my “Running with Scissors” quilt months ago, this image is what I had …

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July 22, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Footwear

Yes, “Footwear” was the photo challenge for this week.  Since we were also supposed to do something with perspective, I composed this big/ medium/ small photo of my family’s footwear: (I know, you really didn’t need to see a picture of my shoes.)

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July 15, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Flowers

This week’s Photo Challenge was not a hard one. The assignment was to take close ups of flowers, which I think that I have been doing since I first picked up a camera.  Coneflowers this time.

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June 17, 2016 | Projects

Photo Friday – Stuck in Place

This week’s assignment: stand in one spot for an hour taking pictures.  You can see my spot in the photo in the top left of this montage – the edge of my deck.  The best of the photos I took are the remaining ones. Nothing worth framing, but not a …

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