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Talking heads !!

By chrissd
Craft show didnt go to great at the weekend, think I need to aim higher, trouble is when you do that cost becomes an implication, but have given myself this year to find out all about craft shows from the cheapest to the expensive, from here on in they just get more expensive Sad
this was an image that sold on a consistent basis, it is the closest I have come to producing a "botanical" image
This is something the public do like, I sell it at a size of 650mm x 350mm this type of size seems to suit Joe public

large is an absolute must...or you will miss it !

Tags: Flowers and plants

Voters: graceland, Dennis_Bromage, CarolF and 89 more

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graceland 12 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2008 7:15PM
I like it well done

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Steb 11 7 England
8 May 2008 7:20PM
Lovely shot well done.

CarolF 10 1 United Kingdom
8 May 2008 7:21PM
Excellent shot, one I would be proud of, and happy to have on my wall.

Keep up the good work.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
8 May 2008 7:25PM
Love the background Chris,top notch,I would have one if I could convince the missus.
8 May 2008 7:26PM
Like the illustrative style, and the background.
ColouredImages 12 47 35 United Kingdom
8 May 2008 7:36PM
Ah, the elusive "Mr D" returns with yet another gem. Keep yer pecker up mate. With quality like this you'll soon be experiencing great success at your fairs
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
8 May 2008 7:39PM
Classic in shape and echoing patterns-- I acan see why the public likes this one!

BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
8 May 2008 7:43PM
Very artistic, really lovely.

bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
8 May 2008 8:20PM
Great shape - very artistic - complimentary BG.
Very nice Chris.
You are certainly not 'On The Road To Nowhere ' with this one.Wink
NickBrandon 10 29 United Kingdom
8 May 2008 8:21PM
Very good Chris, by the way, that's a beautiful background.

Hope you do well at your future Craft fairs,

regards Nick
Bodiewil 9 46 Wales
8 May 2008 8:33PM
Beautiful work Chris

luxaeternam 9 21 1
8 May 2008 8:34PM
It certainly does have a 'botany book' look to it.
Smile Lucy
starliz 12 1.6k 3 England
8 May 2008 8:35PM
this is so lovely Chris like the placement in the frame,wonderful work.
Bob_V 9 1 2 United States
8 May 2008 8:36PM
What great work, well done.
bunbeam 11 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2008 11:44PM
its a beauty, love it
GillyB Plus
11 317 8 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 12:38AM
Lovely Lissie favourite flower and so photogenic as you have proved!

CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
9 May 2008 5:52AM
Very beautiful image, Chris. Carol
9 May 2008 6:38AM
Superb, Chris. Beautiful and delicate.
Take care, Mac
Mavis Plus
15 143 2 England
9 May 2008 6:55AM
Artistic and delicately produced Chris. I too like this very much . You should do more like this if you wish to sell . xxxx
hebdens 11 5
9 May 2008 7:57AM
I can understand why this sells well, great work, and a gorgeous piece of art.
ann_g 13 19 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 9:01AM
Stunning, perfect
Diana 10 2.0k 19 Netherlands
9 May 2008 9:24AM
much more formal that your other work Chris, I prefer the more unusaul and aritsitc images of yours, but if it sells then do more of it Smile
Hope it goes better at Staunton Park for you

JudeC 10 6 3 England
9 May 2008 9:37AM
Oh wow - this is beautiful - Jude.
franken Plus
14 4.1k 4 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 10:11AM
Simply superb!

Richsr 10 91 223 England
9 May 2008 12:39PM
Great work Chris - can see why this sells.
Regards Richard.
phototime 11 8 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 7:11PM
A superb image Chris,looks very beautiful.

turtle1 13 41 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 8:01PM
Just hang in on the craft shows it will work out, I know they are expensive, the company I work for, used to do them on a regular basis, they started small years ago and grew into a successful business. So I hope it works the same for your goodself.


p.s the image is great Smile
NikkiW 10 33 United Kingdom
9 May 2008 8:45PM
craft shows are a bit wierd.....some Ive done Ive done really well and a couple...well...I neednt have got up outa bed those mornings!!! I think of them as good advertising if nothing else.....
this is a lovely picture and not suprised it sells.
wyatturp 11 2 England
9 May 2008 9:29PM
I can see this hanging in the hall way nice work

10 May 2008 6:28PM
Yep' I can see why they like it Chris, but how they could NOT like anything of yours, is a mystry to me.
Keep up the good work Chris, it will all be worth it in the end. ( Whenever that might be of course)

John Smile
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
10 May 2008 9:37PM
A real class act Chris, this one would grace any wall
11 May 2008 9:42AM
Beautiful !

CaroleA 10 5 3 England
11 May 2008 9:44AM
I can see why this goes down well with Joe Public but I think your trademark chrissd images are equally - if not more - beautiful. In fact I've been on the brink of buying some from your website more than once (I really must get my act together and actually DO it!).
dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
11 May 2008 12:03PM
Just like a painting..superbly composed and so very delicate. Wonderful composition.
myrab 10 United Kingdom
11 May 2008 4:27PM
I love this just super.

rmr 9 1 Wales
11 May 2008 8:30PM
quite stunning chris
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
11 May 2008 9:44PM
Appealing shot of a very subtle, almost fragile looking flower,
11 May 2008 9:45PM
well this on the road to somewhere.. come on inside...


piccy 10 8 Wales
12 May 2008 7:16AM
Such a great image, I like the background on this too. Makes it look very special.
viscostatic 10 35 5 United Kingdom
13 May 2008 11:03PM

18 May 2008 7:35AM
stunning Dawn

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