Wednesday, September 09, 2009

Swimming Pool Love

So I got completely obsessed with the swimming pool at our villa. I caught a glimpse of the shadow of a rubber ring one day and I was hooked. Kept having to chase them round the pool, floaty little things!





Maybe there'll be some pattern inspiration for me here. There is something about circles.

A few months ago I took a couple of Xanthe's Pattern & Shape Week pictures and turned them into patterns.






So much fun.

Swimming Pool flickr set here.

10 comments:

  1. I love love love ♥ the mosaic of your pool images on Flickr, just popped over there and got wowed.
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  2. oh thank you! i love those little flickr squares, they make all photos look better than they actually are!

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  3. you should take a look at Philippe Bertho's paintings ;^) he seems to be fascinated by these circles as well.

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  4. oh so lovely. I feel like i've had a holiday just looking at that gorgeous blue...

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  5. oh, these are so lovely. the bottom of the pool looks like graph paper. i'm sure you're going to make something magical from this. (and i love the little triangle repeat, but then, i would!)

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  6. i bet the patterns, squares and circles are buzzing round your head... your pool images are very special.
    and thanks for showing our pattern collaboration, they look great together!....
    x.

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  7. I wanted to say how much I thought the photo of the ball in your 'back!' post was so you. And then we were treated to more! I love the bright colours against that hot blue. And the shadows, just wonderful. Glad you're back, hope you had a wonderful time. x

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  8. Great serious of photos. OMG I so need to go on holiday now!

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  9. thank you all -
    thanks melanie for the link.
    amy - maybe a half term jaunt?

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  10. Love those photos and am looking forward to seeing the patterns that result.

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