Friday, February 19, 2010

Too Many Flowers?

I was going through a file this week and came across these beautiful pictures. A couple of years ago I was the photo stylist on a shoot for a national print ad. The photo was to show someone tending to their flowers. It was early Spring in Colorado so an outside shoot would not have worked. I knew someone who had a beautiful garden room and that's where the photo took place. She had many plants already, so I added some fresh flowering plants. I also added garden props to enhance the shot. A few of the props were pieces I had created. I cannot find my copy of the final ad, but here are some of the photos taken that day.

Red Decoupage Watering Can

Beautiful Pink Roses

Black Decoupage Flower Tin

More Flowers

The ad was beautiful and it ran in a number of national publications. After the creative director saw the ad in print, he thought I may have overdone the setting a little bit. I replied that you can never have too many flowers or too many decoupage pieces. I do not think he agreed, but he smiled and then started discussing the next photo shoot.

9 comments: said...

I think you did a fabulous job!!!! What a fun job that must have been:)
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*The Beautiful Life* said...

NEVER too many flowers!! The pics are GORGEOUS!! :)


Robin King said...

Thank you so much. Yes is was a lot of fun.:)

Robin King said...

Thanks so much.

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cindy said...

I think its gorgeous! Looks like it should be in Victoria magazine as an article! :D

yapping cat

Robin King said...

Thanks Cindy,
I can always hope.

Miss Laura Lu/RMS4291960 said...

Hello Robin! I found your blog thru your "Romantic Homes" ad. I love, love your style! Your decoupage is just beautiful! And I agree that you can never have too many flowers! Your blog is beautiful! I look forward to following it! God Bless! Lauralu :)

Sandra said...

Your blog is beatiful!
Kisses, from Buenos Aires, Argentina