Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Floral Gift

On January 19th my Aunt Eva celebrated her 70th birthday. She had invited her children and their children as well as me and my brother to join her for a garden party. I would love to have gone since I absolutely adore her, but she lives in Sydney and it just wasn't feasible for me to go. She's an amazing woman with an adventurous spirit. With teaching as her career, she has volunteered with the Peace Corps many times. Her last round was on Vanuatu for a year and a half.

Knowing that she loves to garden, I made this piece for her. I hope it makes it to Australia safely and I hope to make it there one day soon myself!


  1. This is just sooo beautiful Lisa, I KNOW she will treasure it. I hope you get to go there as well, do you need someone to go with?? LOL.
    My lucky cousin gets to go there in May...lucky her. I love so much to see your beautiful creations. xxxRena

  2. gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous, lisa!!! happy birthday to aunt eva!! xox

  3. This is SO beautiful, Lisa!!! She will love it.

  4. Oh my gosh! It's gorgeous! You have such a wonderful gift my friend!
    xx, shell

  5. It's beautiful Lisa! Love your flowers. It would be wonderful to visit Sydney. I hope you'll be able to travel there and visit your aunt someday soon.

  6. So lovely Lisa! Would love to be a fly on the wall. Hope she's doing well.

  7. ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL!!! I'm sure she will be delighted! Love your painting style!!!

  8. Oh Lisa, this is simply perfect! I am sure she loved is so beautiful. Hope you've been well!!

  9. Hello dear lady,

    I hope all is well in your life and day

    this is lovely
    i also hope it made it there safely
    she sounds like a wonderful woman


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