Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Still life


We are not supposed to be cut off from the root. 
Flowers in a vase are beautiful so briefly. 
We need to stay attached to the root - active life, not still life.

Linking with Mix-it-Monthly where the challenge for October is still life, and also with Sunday Sentiments, a new challenge where you can share a craft project that includes a meaningful sentiment, so I'm hoping that this counts.

Last week I posted as part of a creative blog hop. Other participants are Susan Carol, Felicia Aaron, Mary Brack, and Ruth aka lerusho, who invited me, has posted here.



9 comments:

  1. Thank you for linking up to Sunday Sentiments, Tracy! Yes, absolutely, your poem does count as a sentiment! And a meaningful one it is too! I love your page of the flowers! It looks like you used Gelli print papers? Wonderful!

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    1. Yep, a gelli-print background as well as papers for the flowers.

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  2. I love that spread Tracy, those flower petals are so beautifully printed and the background with the stencil layers... your poem is very true!

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  3. Tracy, I really like this still life, although your sentiment is dead on...active life, not still life! Love it! Yummy color and texture! Thanks for mentioning me in this blog post! I love how we are all connecting, it warms my heart today! Blessings to you and your beautiful craftiness! :)

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  4. Love your still life piece Tracy. Your flowers are gorgeous and the sentiment is very profound and so true. Lottie

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  5. Gorgeous flowers and pot and the sentiment is so true.

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  6. Your flowers are so beautiful and Still "A"-Live...wonderful and yes I too love flowers more in its own inviroment or grow in soil, rather than cut off their roots! Your flowers looks so happy and reminded me of a windmill toy I enjoyed as a child :)
    Mix It Monthly ♥ Conny

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  7. So pretty and the writing is so thoughtful and so true!

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