Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Texture...

...Tuesday

It's free & easy over at Kim's
Which suits me just fine!


I am so excited that I have a bit of a break from all the yuckiness that my family is going through.  Summer vacation starts in a few weeks and I can hopefully spend more time blogging, take some much needed down time to sooth and heal my heart. I want to feed my creative spirit by learning something new, definitely spend more time with Frankie, maybe get in a few day trips...Oh I am SO ready!
 (can you tell?)
The props I used for this photo is part of a very large jar of thread & spools I found at a garage sale on one of my daily walks while staying with my Mom in Fla. I didn't even haggle the price down as it had my name written all over it.
 It cost me more to mail it home but it's priceless to me. I don't even sew...barely a button!
 I was glad to have something to shoot and post on IG while away from home. 
I used Kim's "WORD" texture. I'm a sucker for anything with text on it!
Until next time...
Happy (almost summer vacation) shooting!
xo
Kelly

13 comments:

  1. Super nice shot! Love all the bobbins.

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  2. I love the simplicity and homespun feel to this! {Happy to "meet" you here, I recognize your name from IG, following Kim S.}

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    1. Thank you Dotti. Actually I recognize you! Small world.

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  3. I love the light and crisp colors of this! I'm a sucker for vintage thread spools myself :)

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  4. The spools and bobbins remind me soooo much of my mom :)

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  5. one more day and I will officially have one High School Senior and one College Junior - holy crap! I love your use of this texture and am glad I am not the only one that finds old wooden spools of thread and sewing machine gadgets photo worthy.

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  6. I don't sew either, but this image is right down my alley. Very beautiful.

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    1. Thank you Carola for stopping in!

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  7. Beautiful. What memories it brings to me. I can see all that on my mother's sewing machine in the back porch. Wonderful photo. Great composition.

    Earl

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  8. You make thread look so beautiful! Perfect texture with this too!

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  9. Dear Texture Tuesday friends,
    I'm sure you know that Kim's husband is currently undergoing chemotherapy for Leukemia in Winnepeg. I would like for us TT followers to do something special for Kim and John this week. If you are able, could you create a Texture Tuesday image with the theme of HEALING for Kim and John, and post it on her Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/kimklassencafe this Tuesday? I would love to see a big show of support and love for them.
    Thank you,
    Joyelle Brandt, Texture Tuesday fan
    www.joyellebrandt.com

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