car & couch


bush and bird captured from the car window
a breeze sways as spring blooms in bright


breeze

gedge

vine

yellow

bird collage created on the couch
sinking into a soft moment as scissors snip

41 comments:

Joan Elizabeth said...

Oh I can see spring unfolding ... sucn an exciting time of year.

Mrs. E said...

I am quite jealous--you have spring!

ELK said...

an arctic blast blew in over the weekend ..30's at night..my poor plants...spring is a roller coaster ride here

Marcie said...

Love how you've told this story - from car..to couch. And what an inspirational end-result!!!

Tracy said...

I'm a-twitters with delight over all this spring beauty, Elk--this is gorgeous! :o) happy Week ((HUGS))

smith kaich jones said...

OMG this is fabulous. Sunshine this morning, No doubt brought in on the backs of birds. I am happy too.

xo
Debi

S. Etole said...

What a pretty burst of color ...

antlersgray said...

Mom you're getting so good at setting up color schemes in your posts!! LOVE it! (LOVE YOU!)

puna said...

Wow, look at the yellow!

sherri said...

Your fabric is very close to the flowers, but I'm guessing you realized that:-)

beth said...

all the yellows made my monday bright and cheery....thank you !

Gayle at Planet M Files said...

How fun to pop over here from your b & w site! The flowers are so beautiful and so is your sweet bird collage!

kendalee said...

Pretty, pretty! We have so few signs of spring yet but she's on her way and these lovely pictures remind me of why I'll be so happy to welcome her arrival!

Meri said...

Happy is GREAT!

Mary said...

just what i needed on this gray and rainy day!

Jewels said...

I think I would be happy too if I caught a bird shot like that from the car!! Good job!

spread your wings said...

wow what a wonderful blend of images - so perfect together, and that's an incredible drive-by capture - that image makes me happy

Country Girl said...

Through the car window? Very very nice.

deb said...

Oh, I so needed this on our dreary day . But I do notice little signs.
splendid. just splendid.
Thank you, Elk.

suzyQ said...

the blooms are gorgeous! and I just love your creations... so creative

myletterstoemily said...

lovely photo of enchanting bird.

i think the one you made as a
reprise is adorable, too.

elizabeth said...

oh my. spring for sure.

katrina said...

i love black birds and mustard flowers. your last photo is simply charming!

Prairie Girl Studio said...

... and i am very happy, too ...

thanks so much for the sweet snippet of spring!

xo

prairiegirl

rachel awes said...

i loooooooove these elk!
breathtaking.
& i love how you wove the gorgeous photo into a piece you created.
all inspired.
wow.

Debbie said...

Spring in the air. Our Autumn chill is just starting to happen. I love spring and I love your photos and crafty bit - just gorgeous :)

Jeanne Klaver said...

You make yellow so inviting.

koralee said...

These yellows make me very very happy today...thanks for the sweetness. xoxo

Kim Klassen said...

oh sweet yellow...oh sweet spring... ♥ sigh....

maccandace said...

Lovely birdies and flowers from both vantage points. Sometimes the couch is one of the best places to be.

Leisa Hammett said...

Love these.

Toni said...

This brought a smile, from the gorgeous yellow blossoms to the cute little bird on the couch. ♥♥ It makes me happy, too.

Renee Howell said...

Thanks for the YELLOW! Love it - very nice. And love that your daughter posts on your blog. So touching. Sweet. Loving. Lucky you. Lucky daughter!

melody said...

I adore both birds and the yellow. Love coming by when I feel rushed...you manage to slow me and put the beauty before me. Thank you.

patty said...

visually, this post is amazing. i love how you organized the photos... {the one with the bird is spectacular!}... more, more, more!! please! :)

AscenderRisesAbove said...

awwww this is my favorite post! love how you stacked it. little slices of life.

Joie Moring said...

that little bird and those sweet yellow buds
have done their job of painting a happy heart.
thank you for that.

Jac said...

How I love that first photo Elk! It has such a gorgeous vintage vibe to it and I love the sunny yellow. I will go to sleep soon dreaming of birds and spring blooms!

Relyn said...

I am very happy, too. God is good.

Victoria Bennett Beyer said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous photos, esp. the first one with the bird. They inspired such a pretty little creation, too.

Kellee said...

I love how these images transitioned across your post. Perfect and lovely, as usual.