Monday, March 28, 2011

still life

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a couple versions of still life.

prettiest peace wishes to yours. xo

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(& congratulations to the winner of the giveaway: mary ann from "firstborn"!)

35 comments:

Diane said...

Ahh, one of my simple pleasures--enjoying a hot cup of coffee....or tea and Spring flowers
:)

Yael said...

Coffee - and definitely spring flowers!!
What a pleasure!Yes!
XOXOXO

Lisa Gonzalez - Happy Mama said...

Mmmmm stillness is so good. And your still life is lovely, Rachel.

Happy Monday to you!

Mary said...

oh i love the first one bursting with life, bursting with color!!!

hope all is well with you!

Rebecca Anthony said...

I think both versions are pretty. A pretty still life(O:

firstborn said...

thank you soooooooooooo much rachel for your most generous giveaway! i still cannot believe that i won?! i'm thrilled beyond words! love your work! xo mary ann xo

Tammie said...

the word still has such power
inspiring a depth of presence
lovely
both ways

Jessie said...

Lovely style and colour!xx

Jennifer Richardson said...

Oh this may be
my favorite ever!!!!!
Yes, yes, yes:)
Love every bright orange
and blue bit of it!
Still (my pretty) life.
Genius.
oh rachel, how I do love this!
It stills me.
-Jennifer

wanda miller said...

YOU shall never cease to amaze me with your WIT! LOVE these and LOVE you...HAPPY HAPPY SPRING!! XOXO

tricia said...

i love these!

Bella Sinclair said...

Congratulations, Mary Ann!

Ahh, so very charming. I love to be still, and I love life. I love your still life.

xoxo

chrissy said...

STILL!
thump thump thump.
gosh i love you...have i told you that recently?
well....
i
DO
!!!

Julia said...

Oh, how I love your pretty life. It leaves me gasping...the boundless beauty of you.

<3

Lisa said...

I've been enjoying some still moments myself, Rachel.

Beautiful colors, as always!

Janet said...

A cuppa and a flower....what more could one want? Beautiful. I especially like the one with the orange background. It just makes me smile.

smallsweetsteps.com said...

Big time love for these!!!!

Jenny Lee Wentworth said...

Oh Rachel, I love the brightness of your work. It always leaves me feeling happy. The version will all that bursting orange will be sunshine for me on this gray Oregon day.
Much Love to you,
Jenny

Theanne and Baron said...

sometimes my life is "still"...enjoying your interpretation!

The Itsy Bitsy Spill said...

love your liveliness of your colors rich fun and playful!!!! colorfully inviting!

Robin Norgren said...

PERFECT
coffee as a comfort
flowers as spring into something new
simple and beautiful
thinking of you today friend,
xoRobin

Becky Shander said...

These pieces are so happy-pretty. And peace wishes to you too.

ELK said...

cheers as i raise my cup with you . happy in turquoise and orange & happy for your winner!!

LeeAnn@Encouragement Is Contagious said...

Love it when I'm reminded to "still my life" like you have done so beautifully here Rachel.

Love, love, love it and you too!
♥Lee Ann

christinemyoung said...

the touches of turquoise are lovely

dont judge people by their avatar said...

lovely :)

karla said...

Yes, yes, still my pretty life {and let me be okay that my pretty life is sometimes out of balance, and that the act of getting it back into balance is okay, too}. i read a little extra into your coffee cup on the table that to me, looks like it is balancing as if in a yoga pose.

karla said...

i forgot to mention how much i love your new profile picture ... it's gorgeous!

Laura said...

Great work and gorgeous blog! I love it here and am so glad I came across your blog!

Jennifer said...

Lovely! so simple and elegant and true!

Onneke said...

Gorgeous picture. Love the one with all the orange.

Diana Shearer Art said...

Congratulations to Mary Ann!!! :D xo
Beautiful pictures ... I really love the one with orange in it. I love the word "still" right now. Your work brings me peace and makes me smile :D
Love to you Rachel xx00

pop pop portraits said...

your work is absolutely lovely!

Frivolitea said...

Your illustrations are charming!

elizabeth said...

i like both. now i feel the urge to sit still for a moment and contemplate my own pretty life. thank you for that.