Take Time To Color

Take Time To Color

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Dianna


Free Account, San Antonio, Texas

Take Time To Color

Until recently I had been way too busy to enjoy life.
Now I have given myself the time to enjoy the important things...
Like coloring with grandchildren.
Hope all of you take the time to color. :-)

Comments 26

  • Steve Ember 04/02/2012 19:39

    A most attractive image - and layout! I like the textures you captured in the crayons - One can almost smell that crayon-y aroma remembered from childhood.
    And, of course, the message, well suited to our too-busy times, and Sarah is so right regarding letting the inner child come out to play!
    Well done.
    Steve
  • Leo Teverovsky 20/05/2008 20:21

    Beautiful work!
  • Sarah D. Kiefer 11/09/2007 5:18

    yes, yes and YES! the inner child comes first...or at least it should, that's for sure! : )) great idea, even better reminder to take the time to be silly silly silly! but one thing: umm, uh, these are brand new crayons, cowgirl...not the stubs and nubs that fall in between the cracks in the box and make it impossible to put the color you're using back in, you know? yeah...you know... :D the pic looks great! that's a cool font, what is it called?
  • Gerry R. Dagonese 03/09/2007 9:42

    Wonderful composition Dianna! Beautiful colours. I have not been to fc much lately and see I have missed a lot. Your work has grown by leaps.

    Gerry
  • Antonio Amen 26/08/2007 21:49

    Nice comp.
    Greetings
    António
  • Anca Silvia B. 23/08/2007 7:25

    Well taken.
    Cheers,Anca
  • Isabel2 Cruz 21/08/2007 17:40

    Beautiful image, great ideia and very goosd stile of life:)
    greetings
    isabel
  • Maria Porter 21/08/2007 11:06

    Thanks , Dianna!! Fantastic, sharp image!! Creative, love it!
    Maria
  • Perry Blevins 20/08/2007 21:31

    Great composition Dianna. I like the way you placed the crayolas. Hope you have fun with the grand kids.
    Best Wishes,
    Perry
  • Michael Mcgaha 20/08/2007 18:46

    what a great picture, and message!! Good job!
  • Loula Echivere 20/08/2007 13:07

    Great idea, Diana.
    Spending time with family is the best thing ever!
    Your shot brings back memories.

    Best regards,
    (",) Loula
  • Paola Svensson 19/08/2007 22:04

    I like the composition and the colours.
    A picture that makes me happy!
  • Dennis Maloney 19/08/2007 21:58

    Very nice image and a great relaxing thing to do, especially with the grandkids...brings a time back when my son and his girlfrind, wife now, came to visit for the week end, they were about eighteen and thinking they were grown, etc., well I got out one of my son's old coloring books I had saved, because we had colored in it when he was a little tyke....they laughed when I brought it out and opened it up, I also had a big box of cayons, every color imaginable....I asked who wanted to color with me, his girlfriend said, "I do"...and soon Nick wanted a page to color too....Ya know I still have the book and the pages stayed on the wall with thumb-tacks 'till the next visit, when they were replaced with new ones...they got married before their next visit, and now I go visit them and my wonderful grandson Tommy every year...I just hope they never gets too big to share this relaxing passtime with their children when they get that age...:-})).... thanks for the memories, and best regards, den
  • Gerryj 19/08/2007 19:15

    Beautiful, Dianna. Love the sharp detail in the crayon wrappers. Especially love the thought. Your grandchildren are lucky to have you for a grandmother. :))
    Gerry
  • Nik Greaves 19/08/2007 18:48

    Great colours and detail in the shot.
    Nik