Thursday, May 26, 2011


When life gives you limes....paint them :)
Top: Watercolor sketch on paper.
Bottom: Mexican lime blossoms from our garden.

26 Lovely Comments:

Blogger anka said...

So true and so beautiful!

5/26/2011 9:49 AM  
Anonymous Vera said...

Today I just bought limes for a caipirinha tonight.
I want to celebrate that I have finally a new job!
Greetings from Belgium

5/26/2011 9:51 AM  
Blogger Geninne said...

Thank you girls :)
Congratulations on your new job Vera!!!

5/26/2011 9:54 AM  
Blogger Cynthia Nicole said...


5/26/2011 9:59 AM  
Anonymous jen v said...

you are so very talented. i love how you take your inspiration and transform it into a piece of art. i am always so inspired when i look at your blog.

5/26/2011 10:02 AM  
Blogger KristiMcMurry said...

Great idea! Turned out wonderfully :)

5/26/2011 10:25 AM  
Blogger Joyful Things said...

beautiful! I love limes.

5/26/2011 11:03 AM  
Anonymous Sybille said...

I love it!! :)

5/26/2011 11:15 AM  
Anonymous Jennifer Allison said...


5/26/2011 11:44 AM  
Blogger Rain said...

The blossoms are beautiful. Are they fragrant too? I keep imagining that any blossoms in the citrus family would smell delicious. I really like that way you depicted them too.

5/26/2011 11:51 AM  
Blogger Artes da Cris said...

Geninne, love your blog and you can't imagine how I get inspired with all the things you make...
God bless you and your family for sharing with us!
Ana from Brazil

5/26/2011 1:06 PM  
Blogger Carla Sonheim said...

Wow! Such a lovely painting, Geninne!!

5/26/2011 1:06 PM  
Blogger nicole said...


I wish I could smell them.

5/26/2011 1:43 PM  
Blogger Linni said...

Lovely drawing! Delighted to see a stamp from my country, South Africa! ;-)

5/26/2011 1:44 PM  
Anonymous lamina @ do a bit said...

beautiful...Such a pretty flower :)

5/26/2011 1:57 PM  
Blogger Cally said...

So pretty! I'd love a citrus tree in my back garden.. now where's that Corona :)

5/26/2011 2:25 PM  
Blogger Geninne said...

Thank you so much friends, you are always so sweet & generous!

5/26/2011 3:31 PM  
Blogger Margie Oomen said...

i didn't see a lime tree in your garden:)

5/26/2011 4:33 PM  
Blogger Vanilla said...

That is a beautiful watercolor!!!
Thanks for sharing the beauty!
A thing of beauty is a joy forever.

5/26/2011 4:47 PM  
Blogger Ludid said...

lovely greens.

5/26/2011 5:10 PM  
Blogger PaperPumpkin said...

This is truly a thing of beauty. I love limes ... Simply beautiful.

5/26/2011 6:21 PM  
Blogger liz said...

You absolutely amaze me - I am in awe. Thank you for sharing your art.

5/26/2011 7:19 PM  
Blogger memtree said...


5/27/2011 5:16 AM  
Blogger Erika Swartzkopf said...

LOVE it - aloha!

5/27/2011 1:43 PM  
Blogger Alice said...

Todo es tan bello, la ramita de limón, la acuarela, las fotos, y tan cuidadas composiciones... eres una artista de excepción! Yo estoy muy feliz de haber encontrado este sitio y poder disfrutar y aprender!

5/28/2011 4:01 PM  
Blogger Barbara said...

This is splendid! I can't get enough of your Art, everything is just awesome.

6/07/2011 1:41 PM  

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