open your heart to unexpected moments of beauty

Open Your Heart to Unexpected Moments of Beauty

“open your heart to unexpected moments of beauty”

That’s my own observation. Heading to the basement in the morning and planning on some laundry to be hung outside, which I enjoy, I knew it was raining and though disappointed I looked out the door to see this.

A Rainy Morning

A Rainy Morning

I was so moved by the color, the random shapes of the hangers fading off into the distance, sparkling drops, blurred drops, gentle bokeh highlights of raindrops glistening on the plants in my garden. So simple, yet satisfyingly complicated in all the details to study. I added the text later, describing how I felt. The laundry could be done another day.


Unexpected Beauty, Photo prints are made in archival inks on Epson Matte Photo Paper, Cold Press Digital Giclee Paper or Artist Canvas.

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Shipping within the US is included in all the prices listed. All shipping is via Priority Mail. Prints are shipped flat in a rigid envelope. Canvases are shipped in a box to fit with padding. Since this original is small it is also shipped in a box with extra padding.


The photo is double matted with black core white acid-free mat and a solid wood matte black 25″ x 23″ frame and I’ve used a more square layout, but the image can also be more rectangular, and other styles are often available; check the thumbnails above to see what’s available now or ask about custom framing. Framed prints are signed on the photo and on the mat.

Other custom framing options are also available for a special quote. Please ask if you’d like another option.


Prints are made on acid-free matte photo paper using archival digital inks. I usually leave an inch or two of white around the print for easier frame fitting. All prints are countersigned by me.


I usually have at least one of the smaller sizes of canvases on hand, but order larger ones as they are ordered here because customers often want a custom size. Smaller canvases are a 3/4″ in depth, Canvases 12 x 16 and larger are 1-1/2″ in depth. I set them up so the image runs from edge to edge, and this image wraps around the sides.


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One thought on “Open Your Heart to Unexpected Moments of Beauty

  1. bluemoonalone

    You are so right..There is beauty all around us..if we just take the time to see it…not look at it..but see it…I love the way you see things Bernadette…and I love bokeh…My print has arrived and is just beautiful…I’m going on a search for a vintage frame for it..Thank you also for the lovely note…and lastly for the added touch of black cat hair..I suppose there might be people offended by it..for makes me smile…


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