Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Louis L’Amour Collection 213


This collection of Louis L'Amour westerns was passed on to my husband when his father died. My husband is very proud of this collection. 7/31/12

Assignment: Make a photo of an interesting stack of books or magazines. Consider how you handle repeating lines in your composition., post it then Tag it with #TP266

Monday, July 30, 2012

Rain Barrel 212


Due to the heat, everything is dry around my yard. We have had rain in many days but when I look at my rain barrel holding water, it makes me happy! It was the most beautiful thing I saw today. 7/30/12

Assignment: Celebrate the pretty things in life. Make a photograph of the most beautiful thing you see today., post it then Tag it with #TP265

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Clouds 211


I love fluffy white clouds! 7/29/12

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Figs 210

These are Brown Turkey Figs off of the tree in my backyard. The squirrels weren't happy that I beat them to the fruit! 7/28/12

Friday, July 27, 2012

Water Lily 209

Here is the lily in my water garden sitting on my back deck. 7/27/12

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Green m&m 208

Here is a magnet we bought at the m&m store in Las Vegas years ago. 7/26/12
Assignment: Illustrate attraction in a photograph today., post it then Tag it with #TP261

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Children Dancing 207


Here are children in my summer program dancing to the music. 7/5/12

Assignment: Bokeh'in crazy so lets see your shots with Bokeh in today., post it then Tag it with #TP260

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Wagon Wheel 206


Here is one of the treasures we have picked up from the flea market. 7/24/12

Making Yarn 205


Practice storytelling today. Look for 3 images that tell a story, and make a set of photos that go together., post it then Tag it with #TP258

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Metal Butterfly 204


Here is a piece of art in my flower bed. 7/22/12

Assignment: Insects are everywhere. Photograph a bug in your environment (no spiders - they're arachnids). , post it then Tag it with #TP257

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Open Space 203


I love my back yard. Sometimes my neighbors have a picnic in my backyard. 7/21/12

Assignment: In the UK it is the start of Love Parks week, so lets get out and walk about and eg a shot to show us the wonders of an open space, post it then Tag it with #TP256

Friday, July 20, 2012

Frisbee Hibiscus 202


Here are beautiful flowers by the lake at Furman University. 7/20/12

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Pattern 201


Th071912is is the pattern on my table runner in my foyer. 7/19/12

Assignment: Find a repeating pattern today and make a photograph of it., post it then Tag it with #TP254

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Clock 200


This is a Sharp Atomic Weather Station Alarm Clock that we just bought for my hubby. It is battery operated and gives the inside and outside temperatures. 7/18/12

Illustrate the idea of time in a photograph today. Be as literal or abstract as you want to be with your interpretation., post it then Tag it with #TP253

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Edge 199


This is the edge of a piece of carpet that the students sit on. 7/17/12

Assignment: Make a photograph of an edge of something today. The edge of a knife, the waters edge, or some other edge., post it then Tag it with #TP252

Monday, July 16, 2012

No Concealed Weapons 198


Here is a sign on the door to my school.  I hope some people don't read this to mean that they can come in with weapons unconcealed! LOL 7/16/12

Assignment: Make a photograph that features a sign of some sort today. Maybe a stop sign. Maybe an information sign. Or an advert., post it then Tag it with #TP251

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Radiation Sign 197


071512Here is one of the signs we bought at the flea market. 7/15/12

Saturday, July 14, 2012

F is for Fern 196


This is the fern in my garden. I love the alphabet blocks that I use to block my knitting. They make great filters! 7/14/12

Assignment: Invent your own filter! Shoot through something translucent or transparent, coloured or cut out., post it then Tag it with #TP249

Friday, July 13, 2012

Bird’s Eye View 195


Looking down at my tomato plants from the deck. 7/13/12

Assignment: Change your perspective today. Make a photo from a bird's eye view. Get out the chairs and ladders if you need to!, post it then Tag it with #TP248

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Oriole’s Hat 194


One year we were in Baltimore and happened to get tickets to an Oriole's game on Opening Day. 7/12/12

Assignment:  Parade your Orange today, either the colour or the object, post it then Tag it with #TP247

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Classroom 193


This is the second day of Summer Learning Place - a summer learning camp for children with learning problems. 7/11/12

Assignment: Illustrate the rule of thirds using a busy background., post it then Tag it with #TP246

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Freezer 191


Here is a peek inside my freezer. 7/10/12

Assignment: Make a photograph of something cold today. Ice cubes, frosty beverages, or the freezer aisle at the grocery store., post it then Tag it with #TP245

Monday, July 9, 2012

Laptop 191


Here is my laptop that I use to get on the internet at home.

Assignment: What's your favorite device to access the Internet? Make a photograph of it today., post it then Tag it with #TP244

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Franklin Shawl 190


Here is the shawl I made from my very own handspun yarn (fiber from Gnome Acres on Etsy).  7/8/12

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Butterfly 189


I found this butterfly eating on my butterfly bush. 7/7/12

Assignment: Make a photograph featuring nature in some fashion., post it then Tag it with #TP242

Friday, July 6, 2012

Soleri Windbell 188


We went to Arcosanti in Arizona and watched them make these. It now hangs in my flowerbed near my blue hydrangea.  7/6/12

Assignment: Free Art Friday - simple find some FREE art or artwork take a photograph and share with us, post it then Tag it with #TP241

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Water Storage 187


Experiencing extreme heats and drought, people are looking for ways to conserve water and save money. This is one of the ways we are doing it at my home. 7/5/12

Assignment: Pretend you're a stringer for your local newspaper today. Make a photo that captures something newsworthy to you., post it then Tag it with #TP240

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

My First Independence Day 186


Adley was born on June 11, 2012 and this was her first Independence Day celebration. 7/4/12

Assignment: Independence Day (USA) 'As Is' or show us independence (not an object on its own, but as an emotion), post it then Tag it with #TP239

Pool Party 185


My friend's built in pool is a salt water pool and quite refreshing on a day the heat index was over 100F. 7/3/12

Assignment: Liquids can be still and reflective or in motion and chaotic, show usa liquid in one of these states., post it then Tag it with #TP238

Monday, July 2, 2012

Knitting Bag 184


Here is my knitting bag (made by Lois of KnittingsMyBag) by the Furman University lake. This place is where I got my undergraduate degree, my Master's degree, and my hubby and I were married at the Bell Tower in the background 30 years ago. 7/2/12

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Dyeing Fiber 183


I decided to try dyeing fiber with Easter egg dye. In this heat, it dried very quickly. 7/1/12