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Sunday, April 4, 2010

Dress for April

My dress for April is a hand-painted tulip confection.  It's accented with irridescent waterpaint touches.


  1. Beautiful dress Jeanie, totally inspired!! The irridescent touches give it an extra dimension, fab! Margaret

  2. Jeannie such a lovely flower for inspiration, love your flowwing skirt, looks like little fairy dress, sweet! jenxo

  3. perfect tulip dress - add some ballet pumps and I can see how pretty & floaty it would be !

  4. I Love this Jeanie!
    Your Tulip dress is beautiful!
    Coincidentally, I was thinking of a using tulips in my April dress. So your creation is truly inspiring.

    Jan x

  5. Your dress is lovely Jeanie. I love your description of a tulip confection, it is certainly that...
    Jenny x

  6. So unusual and beautiful. Am adding to follow your lovely work
    hugs June xxxx

  7. It's handpainted beautifully, what a lovely dress.

  8. Wow, I'm totally impressed with this gorgeous dress. It's so different for the others, and that in itself makes it special. I love how each person interprets this project and yours is exceptional.

    I can just feel the spring breezes moving this beauty. The tulip bodice really makes the piece. Lovely interpretation for April.

  9. Your tulip dress is so lovely and very original too!
    Happy Spring!

  10. Your dress is so beautiful !

  11. Oh,this is so pretty! I wishi I could paint like this! I love the iridescence!

  12. Hi Aunt Jean!
    I have gotten behind on my blog checking in the past months b/c of teaching full time. But I do try and check often :)
    I LOVE THIS dress!!! My favorite thus far. Thought I liked the March one, but this tops it. GORGEOUS!!!
    Keep 'em coming

    P.S. LOVE my b-day card! It has adorned my dining buffet for the last month ;)

  13. Oh that is so clever combining the two ideas in this way.
    Very pretty indeed!