Painting Roses

Now that I only have two roses to tend to on my Myrtle Beach balcony (compared to my once sprawling rose garden I sold in Pennsylvania), I find myself longing to capture the thrill of more bountiful blooms. In the past, I would photograph my own roses constantly posing in my garden or travel to the nearby Hershey Gardens to film the pleasantry of petals, but considering the nearest rose garden is approximately 2 hours away, I ponder the possibilities of painting roses instead.  Thankfully, YouTube provides much guidance and inspiration as I embark on creating and collecting a unique rose garden…on paper!

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Hershey Gardens

Last week, I photographed one of my favorite gardens known as Hershey Gardens located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. It had stormed all morning and was windy. Nevertheless, I captured some good pics of their acres of roses.

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About Face

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Christian Dior

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Eden

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Gold Medal

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Gold Medal

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Julia Child

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Polynesian Punch

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Pure Poetry

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