Sunday, January 29, 2012

I Heart Macro - Campus Snow 2009

It is another wonderful I Heart Macro Sunday over at Studio Waterstone.  If you wish to participate or see what everyone else is taking macro shots of head on over.

I thought I would share some pics from 2009 when it snowed on campus.  This winter it has snowed I think three times and only once where it was pretty heavy, and of course I didn't have my camera.  I love seeing pictures of snow but I hate being out in it (I hate being cold!).  I thought these pics turned out pretty well and I thought I would share.

I took these photos outside the PAO (Visual and Performing Arts) building.  My favoritest place on campus!!!!!  This was when I was still going to classes, right across the street from where I work.  So, I took photos as I was walking back from class.

Now these next photos are of a horse sculpture.  For the life of me I can't remember her name who creates these beautiful pieces.  I know I have written about her on our EB Bead and Metal Works blog but I can't remember when.  What the artist does is take limbs and builds the sculpture and then casts it in bronze and then gives it a look of weathered wood.  How cools is that!!!!

I love how the snow is falling around the horse and then the close up of its mouth with water droplets on the wood.

Well, I hope you enjoyed the show.  I am off to finish sawing, filing, sanding and enameling.  I hope you all have a wonderful Sunday!


  1. Beth, That horse sculpture is amazing I would have never believed it was not wood. It looks so natural on the snowy grounds of the campus.

  2. Great shots!
    Love the horse sculpture, great work.

  3. What a talent! Stunning captures!!
    First time on your space and loved it.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)


  4. Love your shots! And that horse is just amazing.

  5. Beautiful captures!! The second shot is my favorite! I love the icy snow on the tree bud, Brrr!

  6. Wonderful captures! The strange weather this year gave us many opportunities and subjects to shoot with :-)

  7. OMG, this horse is amazing! Beautiful pics of snow, good to look at in this heat wave we have here atm.

  8. The horse sculpture is creative and very unique. Hope you are staying warm.


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