Monday, July 19, 2010

in the midst...





...in the midst of days filled trying to keep up with little souls home for the summer, I did manage to sneak in this little number today (not sure how I managed that one....)

...should I be asking myself why I am on a sudden kick of schoolyard images?

11 comments:

blue china studio said...

Oh! This is very charming! You captured boyhood so thoughtfully.

Jennifer said...

Such a sweet image! Already wishing it was back to school time? ;)

Lyn Newhouse said...

Wonderful!!

pammalu said...

this really touched me. the subject, the color, everything about it is so ... honest(!).
I hope you don't mind if I blog it.
???

mummysam said...

thank you so so much everyone!
This was a much needed "surprise" during these past few weeks :) (and Jennifer...there have definitely been moments of that!)

pammalu....of course! I would be honoured. let me know when it is up?

Melissa Crowe said...

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful!

Amber (woodmouse) said...

I love it. Something so "real" about it. That boy exists in every little boy.

**EYE-SNACKS** said...

I love your blog and your work!

craftydill said...

i think this piece is fabulous! i found you and your work via flickr in the embroidery group... you have a new fan! :)
i blogged about this piece here ... i hope you don't mind. -michelle

Thea said...

beautiful...

Catherine said...

Wonderful, I love the colours and the simplicity of the playground background. :)