01 May, 2023

Flowers

 

Hello and Happy May! I'm Aimeslee, and I have the honor of being your host this month. I'm a lifelong creative with an eclectic style and curiosity. I'm currently into cardmaking, art journaling and home decor art. I live on the upper Texas Gulf Coast near Houston, and I am married with a grown daughter. My blog is Paper-Paisleys Art Adventures, and you are always welcome there.

While Fall is my favorite season because it lasts quite a while down here, I also love Spring even though usually we blink, and it's gone into Summer.It's been a splendid real Spring this year, so I've been enjoying every day of it. One thing I dearly love about both seasons are the many flowers that bloom, so I have chosen FLOWERS as our theme for May.

I made this page with an old poem in mind. When I was in grade school, we girls would recite poems as we jumped rope. One of the poems had these lines:
"March winds blow / April rains flow / And May flowers grow." This is certainly turning out to be true where I live this year, so I made my page to remember that all 3 Spring months each have a purpose in Nature. 

But please don't think you are limited to Spring flowers. ANY flowers are great. Every season has its own flowers, so feel free to use your favorites. If it blooms, it's perfect!

I am excited to see your flowery creations, whether they be realistic, whimsical or abstract. I hope you'll join us!



Please don't forget to check the dreaded rules.  NO cards unless part of your journal page.


22 comments:

  1. You have made a wonderful page to get our challenge off to a great start. Have fun, hugs, Valerie

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  2. I love your beautiful page, Aimeslee, and your theme for this month! Thank you!

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  3. What a beautiful scene you've created and such a wonderful challenge for this month! Thank you!

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  4. Wonderful theme this month and beautiful page!
    Hug -Elke

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  5. Great theme Aimeslee ! And your Art page is absolutely Wonderful. Thanks so mucho
    Big hugs, Caty

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  6. Congrats on your honor for hosting during May 2023! Bravo!!

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  7. Great to see my lovely blog friend Aimeslee hosting this month, and she's chosen a great theme. Beautiful artwork & congratulations Aimeslee! xx

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  8. Luv luv flower art; so this week's prompt is a favourite of mine. A happy May to all.

    Much💖love

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    1. Thanks and Happy May to you, Gillena! xoxo

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  9. Thank you for the topic an your beautiful page.

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    1. My pleasure and thanks, Trillian! xoxo

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  10. First time to participate!!! Glad I discovered this!!! Thanks Aimeslee!

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  11. Great Challenger 👏👏👏🤩 happy weekend, hugs from Chile

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  12. Entered just under the wire. Thanks for a great prompt. Looking forward to June.

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We are thrilled you visited and always look forward to your journal art.