Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Three dollar vase and flowers
This vase with yellow roses was purchased last week at an antique mall for just $3.00. I just couldn't believe it! I was actually looking for yellow roses, but to get a pretty vase AND some yellow roses!!!!!! (I added the lilies.)
Of course the flowers aren't real, but I used some real ivy for some of the photo.
For the background, I used some dark lavender poster board I purchased from Hobby Lobby. I used a small lavender blanket for the base of the image.
I used many different techniques to get the photo just the way I wanted it.....so I'm not going into detail.
BUT please support some of your local flea markets, thrift stores, antique malls.....you can get some great buys!!!!
Posted by Floral Still Life at 12:03 AM
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