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SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 4:33PM
A delightful image well done.
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 4:38PM
Oh Mavis, this is so beautiful, such a soft colour and what a great shot to start with
really love this one..up on the wall for this beauty!!
a little like sir Russel Flints painting!!..I have one called apples in a basket
Lillian
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
22 Sep 2011 4:40PM
A beautiful image, Mavis, wonderful work. Carol
MalcolmM Plus
15 1.7k 5 Scotland
22 Sep 2011 4:41PM
Lovely soft image, fine work
Cormy 13 3 England
22 Sep 2011 4:42PM
Nice one Granny.
Cheers
Alan
SteveMoulding 12 3 7 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 4:42PM
A lovely candid shot and very well trested.
Steve.
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
22 Sep 2011 5:33PM
Oh Mavis,she does look a rather stern Granny here with that carpet beater in her hand.I can remember as a kid my Granny beating the carpets in the back green,but she never used it on me as I was too nice.I was always nice to her,otherwise I would not have got my pocket money of her.I used to get the old thruppeny bit which got me a penny whopper,a penny dainty and four sports mixtures.I liked it when she came to my house to visit.My Mother always got some cream buns in,which was the only time we had them.She also got some Anchor butter for the scones,which was a change from the Stork Margarine we usually had.That advert on the the telly was a load of rubbish where they said they could not tell the difference between Stork and Butter.I could tell the difference no bother at all.Mind you,when things got really tight,we had to make do with Echo margarine.That stuff was disgusting I can tell you.I used to put sugar on my piece to take away the taste.So I was doing jiggery pokery all these years ago,so don't tell your Granny how to suck eggs !!
Mick.
pascalg Plus
13 37 1 France
22 Sep 2011 5:57PM
nice atmosphere...
lonely_oryx 13 61 55 England
22 Sep 2011 5:59PM
Very impressionistic
MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 6:25PM
Hey Thanks everyone, I am chuffed because its something different I am trying.
Mavis
SlowSong Plus
12 9.6k 30 England
22 Sep 2011 6:56PM
This is lovely. It reminds me of a painting but I can't think which one. I see Lillian mentions Russell Flint but I don't know him. Anyway, this is superb. Like a dream.
Chris
presented and treated in a sensitive way- love the soft tones
bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 51 England
22 Sep 2011 7:50PM
Just fabulous Mavis - great style. Like a fading watercolour painting. Keep them coming.Smile
Brian.
maggieh 12 4 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 9:04PM
That is wondeful jiggery pokery. All grannies should be photographed in soft focus. I only do soft focus.
maggie
Richsr 14 91 223 England
22 Sep 2011 9:25PM
Like the soft light and dreamy feel to this Mavis, well worked.
Regards Richard
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
22 Sep 2011 10:14PM
reminding me of Saurat paintings, this has a nice breathless quality!
MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2011 10:20PM
Sincere Thanks everyone, You have made me very happy.
Mavis
danbrann 16 640 17
22 Sep 2011 10:50PM
Good one Mavis. You should have had this in the International. The ones like this all did well and some of them were not as good as this.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
23 Sep 2011 12:15AM
I love this. It's dreamy and beautiful. Love the little girls dark head. Excellent work Mavis.............Sandy
Shroomer 14 14 167 England
23 Sep 2011 8:18AM
Very pleased to make this 30. Wonderful textures and feel to it. Might have reduced the size a tad and cropped the top down to remove the horizon and sky and just concentrate on the subjects.
Richard
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2011 8:20AM
Superb work here.

Ken
MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2011 8:31AM
Good suggestion Richard, I'll give it a try.
Mavis
imagio 14 12 1 England
23 Sep 2011 9:24AM
Works well Mavis
BarryC123 12 43 25 Ireland
23 Sep 2011 9:49AM
A lovely light-filled image. Beautifully done.
morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2011 10:38AM
Wonderful shot, brings back memories of visiting my gran as a child on the south coast.

Hugh
hasslebladuk 11 1 6 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2011 10:55AM
Excellent shot love it
mike
fentiger 19 920 24 England
24 Sep 2011 7:55AM
Lovely dreamy effect.

Albert
Joline Plus
14 34 59 United States
24 Sep 2011 12:43PM
Yes, it is so like some of the Mary Cassatt painting, soft and delicate.
brownsilent 14 7 2 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2011 6:58PM
A summer day's dream..........................!
Johanna
Suehh 14 39 6 England
26 Sep 2011 12:06PM
Such a beautiful dream of an image Mavis - quite stunning

Sues
bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 51 England
27 Sep 2011 12:46PM
Wish I had the vision to create images like this Mavis.
Gets my UA.
Brian.
RobDougall 14 25 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2011 7:41PM
This is terrific!
Rob
Mynett 12 142 6 United Kingdom
30 Sep 2011 10:47PM
excellent work here , I love this look
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
20 Oct 2011 11:18PM
The painterly effect has worked wonderfully well Mavis, one of your very best manipulations in my opinion

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