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Sunday, May 01, 2011

Spring Blossoms

I spent around 5 hours this weekend cleaning up my garden. There is still lots to do but I have to wait for the trash to be picked up because I filled all of my trash cans. It finally feels like spring here and it was perfect weather to garden about 60 degrees. Tonight, my husband asked me why I had a red line on my back above the waistband of my pants. Apparently that part of me was in the sun long enough to get burned while I was bending over my plants. LOL

We have an enormous flowering pear tree in our front yard that is gorgeous for about 2 weeks every spring. This is a close up of the blossoms that I painted on a 6 x 6 piece of Aquaboard. A fun surface to work with and it just needs to be sprayed and framed.

3 comments:

Carol Blackburn said...

Precious, delicate blooms, Kathy. Very nice!

Kimberly Vanlandingham said...

Beautiful! I bet the tree is gorgeous!

Lee Pierce said...

YAY! Looks just like Spring :D