If you would like to share artwork you have photographed or created, please include a link to your blog in the comments! I would love to see the art other bloggers have admired! In early January, Dale and I went to the Chicago Art Institute, to see a couple of temporary exhibits. One of them […]Read More Artful Photos: Soviet Art
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is the letter U – must have both an ‘o’ and a ‘u’ in the word. Round Fountains Mountain Clouds Consumers Couple Spouse Dungeon The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, Charleston, SC. It was built by […]Read More CFFC: Oh, you!!
I was looking through some of my pictures of Russia for another challenge, and came across photos I took at Peterhof, Peter the Great’s country estate outside St. Petersburg, Russia, full of fountains and gardens. I don’t know what kind of flowers these are but I love the color variety in them! Cee’s Flower of […]Read More FoTD: Peterhof Flowers
This is my first time entering Ailsa’s Travel Theme Challenge! This week’s theme is Primary Colors. Here are some previously posted* travel photos as well as some new ones: YELLOW BLUE RED *Check out my previous travel posts! 😀Read More Primary Colors Around the World
August 11-12, 2015 Catherine’s Palace It’s no wonder there was a revolution in Russia, I couldn’t help thinking when we toured the opulent and ostentatious Catherine’s Palace. Some of it was beautiful; some of it was garish. All of it was obviously extremely expensive. Catherine’s Palace was a gift from Peter the Great to his […]Read More St. Petersburg (part 1): Two Palaces – Why Russia Had a Revolution