Canon EOS 7D
f5.6, 1/60 sec, ISO 400, 78mm

A local crafts person on the Gold Coast, made these little gnome like creatures; she called them “Winklewhisps”. I bought this one at the markets back in 2003. He is a bit weather beaten, but his smile always warms my heart. He hangs from a piece of jute on my veranda.


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Hi, my name is Robyn J. Blackford. I am a retired nurse who loves photography, pyrography and writing. I live with my husband in the rainforest of Tallebudgera Valley in Queensland, Australia.

All my photos are what I see through the lens.

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  • EdsMum
    EdsMumover 1 year ago

    Congratulations – 10th March, 2013 – Shirley

  • Thanks SO much Shirley. I really appreciate this feature in The Love of Teddy Bears & all Other Toys. You have made my day. Robyn :)

    – aussiebushstick

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