Blog Tales

Calabash ~ 2007

Today
was Calabash ~
The
Forrestville, CA
Food For Thought
"Calabash: A Celebration of Gourds, Art, and the Garden" auction.

You must forgive me...
for I did not take many pictures...

I was having so much fun
visiting with friends
old and new...

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(Annie & Don Jeffries ~ Milt & Me) 

meeting new people...
like this handsome gentleman...

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in one of the many fine
Calabash fashionable hats...

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Walking the magnificent gardens...

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sitting in secret spots,
like my sweet husband here
in the house of gourds...

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and looking at all the amazing art,
like my piece Hesperia,
who won an award,
but alas, did not sell
as her price was a bit high
for the occasion...

She was greatly admired,
which did make my heart swell with gratitude...

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(photo by AnnieElf Jefferies)

It was such a wonderful day and event,
done with such class,
delicious food, wine, music
and for such a good cause,
feeding and nourishing those so in need...

And a wonderful stepping stone for me...

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as I already have ideas
for what I will create for next year!