Friday, July 4, 2008

Happy 4th of July!

Fireworks ???

Okay, so it's just a weed... but a pretty one.

Here's the original:


Anonymous said...

Happy 4th of July>

That is soo cool!

How'd ya do that?

Doug and Grace

Grandma G said...

You want me to divulge my secrets, huh? Okay... a can of red spray paint, a can of white, and a can of blue.... throw in a little Picasa 'effects' for good measure... and viola!


Anonymous said...

Now I am even more impressed. I thought it was a computer paint box magic trick.
What a neat idea, I bet the paint preserves them too. You could make a centerpiece from the dreaded dandiolin. Have a bang up 4th. Grace

Grandma G said...

Uh oh. I thought you'd know I was only kidding. Scratch the paint cans part. :-) It was all done on computer (using Picasa). Sorry. I'm not as ambitious as you thought. ;-)

It's not a dandelion, either. I don't know what it is. The puffballs are much bigger... like about 3-4" across.