Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Pastel Colours


Pastels in a Technicolour World

Before starting this post I looked around the house to see what I had in the way of pastel colours. Turns out that I don’t really do pastels; I’ve always preferred brighter colours.

My next idea was to take some photos at the Op Shop but as often happens the demands of a busy day of unpacking goods and finding places for them derailed that plan.

So back to the archives. I really don’t take a lot of photos of things in pastel colours, except flowers. Thank heavens for flowers.

image apple blossom
Apple Blossom in spring – Huon Valley, Tasmania
Roses are blooming again.
Star Flowers
Star Flowers

When I think of pastel colours I think of babies. Here are three of mine dressed in pastel colours.

Finally  a few buildings.

One of the lovely buildings in Napier NZ
Elizabeth St Pier Hobart
Elizabeth St Pier Hobart
Looking up at the ornate ceiling and lighting at Hobart Town Hall.
Blue building in Elizabeth St Hobart

Author: Taswegian1957

Born in England in 1957 my family came to Australia in 1966. I grew up in Adelaide, South Australia, where I met and married my husband David. We came together over a mutual love of trains. Both of us worked for the railways for many years, his job was with Australian National Railways, while I spent 12 years working for the STA, later TransAdelaide the Adelaide city transit system. After leaving that job I worked in hospitality until 2008. We moved to Tasmania in 2002 to live in the beautiful Huon Valley. David passed away in 2015 and I'm here on my own now but I have Cindy the dog and Polly the cat to keep me company. I currently co-write two Wordpress blogswith my sister Naomi. Our doll blog "Dolls, Dolls, Dolls", and a "Our Other Blog" which is about everything else but with a focus on photographs and places in Tasmania.

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