Saturday, May 21, 2011

Wedding bells were ringing …

… not only for the royal couple !

Two young friends of mine took the “big step” recently too, and (although their wedding held few similarities with the big event in London) I have to admit that the idea to paint a commemorative tray for them came from seeing the ones being sold in honor of Prince William and Kate.

Richard and Kelly’s wedding was held outdoors and over 200 well-wishers were there to celebrate. It was a glorious occasion and will be long remembered by all those who attended.

My little tray was nothing like the elaborate ones that were made for the royal couple … no gold edging for instance … but it was made to serve the same purpose … just a small remembrance of the glorious day when my two friends become as one.


Blogger kenju said...

And a lovely memoir of the day it will be for them. I know they will treasure it!!

5:18 PM  
Blogger Joseph Pulikotil said...

Hello Ginnie,

Weddings whether big or small is always a grand occasion and a very special in the lives of the wedding couple.

I missed Princess Diana at the royal wedding. She also had a fabulous wedding.

The tray made by you for this wedding is lovely and is very original.The couple will surely treasure it all their lives.

I must congratulation for your creative thinking in making this tray look beautiful.

Wish you a lovely Sunday Ginnie,

7:24 PM  
Anonymous schmidleysscribblins, said...

Your tray might not have gold edging, but I would take it anyday. It is beautiful. Dianne

7:06 AM  
Blogger Beatrice P. Boyd said...

Any gift made and given with love behind it will surely be treasured.

7:40 PM  
Blogger possum said...

What a treasure!
A more than perfect gift!

5:50 AM  
Blogger izzy said...

What a lovely tray! Your gift is wonderful- love swallows! Thanks.

6:11 AM  
Blogger Tossing Pebbles in the Stream said...

I love the tray your painted, particularly since our hummingbirds just showed up this weekend.

I am sure your tray will long be charished after the, electic can opener, toasters, bedding etc is long worn out with no memory of who gave what as a wedding gift.

7:30 AM  
Blogger Anvilcloud said...

This will probably be treasured more than those other ones.

6:48 PM  
Blogger Syd said...

Beautifully done, Ginnie. Something that will be treasured.

9:41 AM  

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