After my husband died, my son and I created a place in my backyard where we could just sit and relax...quiet, calming, full of wildflowers and birds. When things got hectic, I'd grab a glass of iced tea and head for the patio, sit in my chaise and just breathe in nature.
I created the background paper [which you can barely see!] from a photo of my wildflowers. The frame says JW_overlay; but I cannot remember the designer. I changed the color to match the page. The butterflies are from Stellarific's overlay [thanks Stella!] and the little worm I captured somewhere on the net. The dragonfly is from miscellaneous elements I have, but don't remember where I got them. If anyone recognizes the critters or the frame, please post it. I want to give credit where it is due.
The pictures are all from my garden.
· Date: Sat April 12, 2008 · Views: 261 · Dimensions: 600 x 600 ·
What a beautiful garden... and LO.
A quiet place to relax and enjoy nature
Karen M in FL SAS-y Pearl
Registered: February 2008 Posts: 922
Mon April 14, 2008 03:39
What a beautiful backyard. Creating a living space is such a wonderful way to remember someone who is gone.
------------------------------ Karen M in FL
Homeschool mom to 4 plus 1 graduate
Stella theStudio Picasso
Registered: November 2007 Location: Beautiful New Brunswick Posts: 1,228
Sat April 19, 2008 14:56
I knew I recognised that butterfly!!! LOL!! This is VERY beautiful and thank you from my heart for sharing it with us... Love all those flowers... I can just breathe in and get a whiff of that Tangerine Calendula... just beautiful!!!
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