Saturday, December 31, 2011

My Top Five for 2011...

A selection of some of my favorite shots of 2011.

Arno Bay Jetty


Orange Tips

Dressage in the Parklands

Tulip Bud

Wishing you all a Happy New Year.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Roses are Red...

My darling husband bought me this lovely bouquet on Christmas eve.
Added 'Solstice 'texture by Ruth at RHWest - Photography.


Monday, December 26, 2011

Christmas in Adelaide...

Christmas lunch at my daughter' place.

Great hosts.

Great food.

Great help putting it together.

Great smile. 
As James said. Best Christmas ever.

Hope you all have had a wonderful Christmas day.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Monday, December 19, 2011

Red and White...

Starting out on my first quilt project.

My helper
(iPhone shot)

Linking up with Lisa

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Scavenger Hunt Sunday...

Here is my interpretation of this week's prompts.

1. What is it?

A piece of dry coral found on Green Island beach, Queensland.

studio waterstone

2. Children/Fur Babies Sleeping

My Babies

3. Joy

I received this lovely handmade card from one of my new friends from my Quilting Class.
I added one of Kim Klassen's texture (Annabelle) from her 12 Days of Textures collection.

4. Window

Down one of Gawler's street. 

5. Half

I have always been a glass half-full kind of girl.

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Sunflower Bud...

I have been without the Internet for the past few days, as my USB modem decided to give up the ghost.
I have finally received a replacement one, so I am back.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Kim Klassen's 12 Days of Textures...Day 1

Used Kim Klassen's wonderful 'Lilly' texture, 
first at 100% softlight blend mode and again at 100% multiply blend 

Monday, December 12, 2011

It is Done...

My first quilting project is now finished.
All I need to do, is to buy a cushion insert for it. 

Linking up with Lisa, come and join us.

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Scavenger Hunt Sunday...And a Little Macro Love

Did not manage to get the full quota of shots for this week's prompts.
Here's what I manage to get.

1. Less is More

2. Holiday Lights

 My table top candle holder.

3. Ornaments

I love my little snowmen.

4. Nativity

Took a shot of one of last year's card, and added a couple of textures.

Come on over to Ashley's to check out other scavenger hunt pics.
Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas.

studio waterstone

Saturday, December 10, 2011


For the first time in years, my Bougainvillea is full of flowers.

Sharing with Tina.