A friends little girl was playing in our backyard filling up this little water bucket. She made the cutest little faces while playing. I thought it would be fun if she was telling our chihuahua that there wasn’t any room in the bucket for both of them.

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I was going for a painted, vintage feel so this has been PP in PSCS5 using layer masks & blending layers including a DAP layer.

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Hello, I am Rhonda aka RestLeSsD & I am a graphic & web designer. My main media is Photoshop & Dreamweaver. I create 3D art & images using Fractals from Incendia & Apophysis. I use these in my creations formed in PS. I also use Picture Window Pro and Paint Shop Pro.
I am also a poet & I have been writing since I was about 10 years old. Since being here on the Bubble I have fulfilled my goal of illustrating my poetry & writing as well as writing new works…

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  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeabout 2 years ago

    Very cute capture and work.

  • Thank you Bunny… it was one of those that I had to hurry & shoot & my camera was inside so I used my iPhone… It really was cute… she’s a little character :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • RicIanH
    RicIanHalmost 2 years ago

    Wonderful creation

  • Thank you Rich…. I wanted it to have that Coppertone kid feel to it with a bit more saturation… glad you like it.

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Eddy Aigbe
    Eddy Aigbealmost 2 years ago

    This is so sweet & funny Rhonda, well done!

  • Thank you E… I love that you stopped by… your profile pic always makes me smile.. I love it :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Kelvin Hughes
    Kelvin Hughesalmost 2 years ago

    cute Rhonda

  • Thank you so much Kel… I wish I had had my regular camera but it happened so quickly I didn’t have time to run in & get it… Not too bad with an iPhone tho…

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    CUTE !!!!!!!
    (- _ *)

  • Thanks John… :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Keith Reesor
    Keith Reesoralmost 2 years ago

    Delightful Rhonda!! :)

  • Thanks so much Keith…

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenalmost 2 years ago


  • Aw, thanks Carol :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • leapdaybride
    leapdaybridealmost 2 years ago
  • What an adorable banner!!!! I am very excited to have this featured!!!!! Thank you so much for this honor!!

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • CarolM
    CarolMalmost 2 years ago

    That expression on her face is priceless. This image is adorable. You have a winner! I love the processing. Looks like a painting. Love it Rhonda!

  • Ah, thank you so much Carol…. she is such an adorable little imp… I have a few more that I am trying to figure out how to present…. Thank you…

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Johanna26
    Johanna26almost 2 years ago

    Oh how cute …..great shot

  • Thank you Johanna… I was fortunate enough to catch her cute, silly face… :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

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