202 Views, December 20, 2013

Featured in Retired and Happy Group, July 10, 2013
Featured in Blooms (All Seasons) Group, July 11, 2013
Featured in Artistic Flowers Group, July 14, 2013

Fujifilm FinePix F550EXR
f/5.9 1/320 sec. ISO-100 Focal Length 29 mm
Poster edges applied, sized, signed in Photoshop Elements 9.
Found this beautiful, shy flower in Glasgow, Scotland.


flower, blue, shy, scotland, glasgow

Born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Married with 3 daughters, 3 grandsons and 4 granddaughters. Retired elementary school teacher and travel consultant. Celebrated 50th wedding anniversary in 2012!

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  • ♥⊱ B. Randi Bailey
    ♥⊱ B. Randi Ba...about 1 year ago

    Love the treatment, Rosemary!!

  • Thank you so much! Your flowers are impressive! Nice to meet you! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Sandra Foster
    Sandra Fosterabout 1 year ago

    Lovely color Rosemary. Like how you accentuated the markings on the poppy too!

  • Glad you like this, Sandra! A compliment from you means a lot! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Thomas Barker-Detwiler
    Thomas Barker-...about 1 year ago

    To see all featured images, click HERE

  • Thank you so much, Thomas! I am honoured! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Thank you so much for this honour, Thomas! I am very pleased! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Evita
    Evita12 months ago

    Beautiful work !!!

    Click on the link below to view your feature and congratulate your fellow artists
    Blooms (All Seasons Flowers) ~ FEATURE GALLERY ~ July 12th, 2013

  • Thank you very much, Evita! I am in very good company! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheep12 months ago

    Congratulations on being Featured!! ! Wonderful work! Gena

  • Thank you so much, Gena! Love your work! Shall be watching! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Carolyn Clark
    Carolyn Clark12 months ago

    Love it!!!!

  • Thank you so much, Carolyn! Nice to meet you! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • DolphinBlue
    DolphinBlue12 months ago

    Very beautiful

  • Thank you very much! Glad you like this! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Anita Pollak
    Anita Pollak12 months ago

    Wonderful color, composition, lighting, and post-processing on this beauty, Rosemary! Congratulations on your feature in Blooms!

  • That is a huge compliment coming from you, Anita! Your work with flowers is exemplary! Congrats on your Fairy Dancers! Well deserved!

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Sharon Brown
    Sharon Brown12 months ago

    July 2013

  • Yahoo! Thank you so much for this honour, Polly! Greatly appreciated! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Christine Chase Cooper
    Christine Chas...12 months ago

    this is beautiful … congrats on being featured!

  • Thanks so much, Christine! I really appreciate your comment and your visit! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

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