Thursday, October 4, 2007

Views From The Garden


~Sky views from the front and back gardens


~May your trails be crooked, winding,
lonesome, & dangerous, leading to the
most amazing view, May your mountains
rise into and above the clouds.
~Edward Abbey


~Views from the front & back gardens...


~Views from the drive...
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15 comments:

Leena said...

Wow! I looked at all your photos and I have to say - beautiful !
But did you make those collages with a background by Picasa or by other software? They look so good in that way.
I am "a lake person" and during summer I almost live in ( swimming ) or on ( boating ) lakes.
I came here through Quint`s blog.
And I am glad I came :)
Have a happy weekend!

Old Wom Tigley said...

I was reminded of Wordworths Poem

I wandered lonely as a cloud
That floats on high o'er vales and hills,
When all at once I saw a crowd,
A host, of golden daffodils;
Beside the lake, beneath the trees,
Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.

It's been a while since I read any of Wordsworth so thankyou for reminding me to.

Gardening said...

oooh wow,pics are simply superab.
u have done nice job,keep up the work.

Quintarantino said...

Hello there, Catherine.
Thank's for your kind comment.
Between us you are much better photographer than me... every day I visit tour blog but being a little bit unpolite cause I'm not commenting every day. But I want you to know it's an amazing project you have here. So let's keep visiting each other.

Merle said...

Hi Catherine ~~ Thank you so much for your comments Glad you liked the Poem, jokes and my Wisteria. It is lovely, but the wind makes the blossoms drop to be swept up or walked into the house.
I love your photos of clouds and the trees near your house. Take care,
Love, Merle.

zephyr said...

wow...what a spectacular garden view you have, particularly that view of the hills......and, i always love seeing those clouds and intense blue skies.

Salty said...

Awesome shots and lovely collages! The colors in the sky shots are absolutely terrific!

mon@rch said...

this reminds me of laying on my back when I was a kid looking at the many clouds! We would also lay in the pool and talk about what we thought each cloud looked like! Thanks for the memory!

Moi said...

would u believe me, if i tell u we have more or less the same skies outside my window right now????

RUTH said...

With stunning views like this I'd never want to go indoors. Fabulous photos :o)

nonizamboni said...

Cat--seeing these clouds just poured resolve and wonder in my bones. First there's the 'looking up' and then the magical way of clouds. Thanks so much for a wonderful collage.
P.S. the photo from my wordless Wedn. was one I picked up on Tues. at an antique mall for $.25 because as you can see part of it was missing. I loved it just the same. Wow, would I have liked to have met those women!
Happy weekend!
P.P.S. also loved your Dallas Cowboys quote.

ladyluz said...

Hi Cat. Have had such a lovely wander through your September/October pictures. What a fantastically beautiful spot you live in.

I hope you don't mind, I've captured one of your Sept. 17th pics of the ocean in rain - the colours are breaktaking. I want to be able to look at them again, and again.

I love your colour combination montages. Thank you for them all.

marga said...

Oh my god......what a great view you have from your garden.
I'm a bit jalous.
Have a nice weekend.

Ida said...

Lovely sky and landscape at your place. :)

joey said...

What a lovely piece of earth! How lucky you are ... your autumn shots are lovely, Cat.