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Gina Cormier 12/10/2010 6:06:05 AM

Beautiful!!!!!!!!! #1334350

Patti Coblentz 12/10/2010 6:19:53 AM

This is so beautiful, Katarina..I love the soft, delicate impressionistic feel! HTD! #9090907

Richard B. Hallick 12/10/2010 6:24:53 AM

Very creative. Beautiful image. #9090919

Katarina Mansson 12/10/2010 6:28:41 AM

What a fantastic beauty! Love it! HTD Kara!

PS. Hope you are feeling better! #9090926

Bob Cournoyer 12/10/2010 6:28:51 AM

That's quite lovely....and creative!

Happy Theme Day #9090927

Dr Silly 12/10/2010 6:28:58 AM

Beautiful. :O) #9090928

Patti Coblentz 12/10/2010 6:32:18 AM

ooops, Kara...sorry :) #9090935

Kara L. Hendricks 12/10/2010 7:11:38 AM

Thanks guys.. No problem Patti..:) #9091009

Mary Beth Aiello 12/10/2010 7:13:28 AM

Wowser, Kara. Straight into my faves. #9091011

Jillian Danielson 12/10/2010 8:00:24 AM

Happy Theme Day..its beautiful!! #9091072

Melinda F. Schneider 12/10/2010 8:43:07 AM

O my... Absolutely GORGEOUS!! #9091108

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/10/2010 9:03:36 AM

I love your creativity Kara! Such a beautiful image! HTD! #9091142

Linda D. Lester 12/10/2010 10:08:43 AM

I think I would know your work anywhere! This is so creative and beautiful! #9091224

Joy Rector 12/10/2010 11:21:29 AM

gorgeous, well done #9091306

Nikki McDonald 12/10/2010 12:12:24 PM

Oh Kara, this is a stunner. Beautiful tones and lovely set-up and dof. HTD #9091422

Amanda D. Austwick 12/10/2010 10:18:35 PM

Kara, this is beautiful, and so well done! #9092037

Kara L. Hendricks 12/11/2010 7:19:19 AM

Thank you everyone! #9092662

Leslie McLain 12/12/2010 6:00:59 AM

Beautiful image, Kara. Congrats. #9094022

Katarina Mansson 12/12/2010 6:28:57 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner Kara! #9094059

Jean E. Hildebrant 12/12/2010 7:19:48 AM

Gorgeous, Kara, Congrat's! I really like the high key to add to the sunny feel. A cheery image and would make a great card! Hope you're back to good health SOON! #9094200

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/12/2010 8:10:35 AM

WTG Kara!!! I'm so happy this image was selected as the theme winner!! Love it!!! Congrats!! #9094292

Kara L. Hendricks 12/12/2010 8:35:25 AM

Thanks guys!! #9094340

Michele Peterson 12/12/2010 3:12:37 PM

Congratulations on your theme win, Kara. This is a beautiful image, so soft and delicate! #9094994

Daniella Puente 12/12/2010 4:34:16 PM

Congrats Kara, I LOVE this one :) #9095068

Kara L. Hendricks 12/12/2010 5:43:47 PM

Thank you!! #9095163

Susan M. Hembree 12/13/2010 6:42:28 PM

Oh, this so beautiful, Kara. Congratulations on the theme win! #9099263

Kara L. Hendricks 12/14/2010 5:58:58 AM

Thanks Sue...:) #9101846

Bojan Bencic 1/19/2011 12:54:59 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Kara. #9172803

Dr Silly 1/19/2011 2:24:57 AM

See I told you know way this wasn't going to be a finalist. Congratulations on this awesome Finalist, Kara. :O) #9172951

Naomi Weiser 1/19/2011 2:38:17 AM

congrats! #9172969

Kara L. Hendricks 1/19/2011 4:05:27 AM

Thanks guys!! #9173219

Stefania Barbier 1/19/2011 6:15:58 AM

gorgeous, congratulations!!! #9174174

Katarina Mansson 1/19/2011 7:47:01 AM

100% payback on your December entries - impressive! This is a gem - congratulations on your finalist and good luck next! #9174915

Michele Peterson 1/19/2011 10:50:35 AM

Yeah!!! A wonderful image, well deserving of finalist!! Congratulations!!! #9175843

Linda Jackman 1/19/2011 12:40:16 PM

Love the creativity here. Nice to meet you. #9176312

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/19/2011 3:30:40 PM

Congratulations Kara, so beautiful! #9176902

Randy D. Dinkins 1/19/2011 5:17:13 PM

Beautiful image, congratulations! #9177487

Elida Gutierrez 1/19/2011 5:27:49 PM


One entry, one finalists, now we just have to wait and see it been crowned WINNER.


Leslie McLain 1/19/2011 5:33:05 PM

Congrats on a terrific finalist, Kara. #9177551

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/19/2011 6:30:33 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #9177968

Ken Smith 1/20/2011 4:03:06 AM

Beautiful work, Kara. Congrats to you! #9179437

Jessica Jenney 1/20/2011 8:34:15 AM

Congratulations, Kara on your beautiful finalist! #9180184

Debra R. Harder 1/20/2011 9:06:05 AM

Your images always make me "sigh" and say, "gosh...this is so beautiful." Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Kara! Deb #9180286

Kara L. Hendricks 1/20/2011 9:48:26 AM

Thank you so much...

Deb... blushing! #9180399

Merna L. Nobile 1/20/2011 9:54:30 AM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9180420

Amanda D. Austwick 1/20/2011 11:20:08 AM

Congratulations Kara! this is such a beautiful image. I hope that it goes higher! #9180645

Christopher Budny 1/20/2011 3:45:45 PM

Even when you only make 1 entry a month, we're not surprised to see it go Finalist or higher... (Fingers crossed!) Congratulations, Kara! #9181405

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/20/2011 3:53:48 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181443

Rony Sagy 1/20/2011 10:14:34 PM

Congratulations, Kara, on this fantastic Finalist. #9182250

Irene Colling 1/21/2011 3:23:19 PM

Very creative idea and excellent presentation Kara.

Congratulations on your fine Finalist photo. #9183916

Sam Britt 1/22/2011 6:19:07 PM

Congratulations, Kara! #9186063

Kara L. Hendricks 1/22/2011 6:53:15 PM

Thanks everyone!! #9186141

Robert Jensen 1/23/2011 2:10:00 PM

Another superb image from you - congratulations. #9187525

Claudia Kuhn 1/23/2011 2:14:57 PM

Beautiful! Congratulations on your first place winner! #9187535

Leslie McLain 1/23/2011 2:39:02 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Kara. #9187589

Linda D. Lester 1/23/2011 2:46:59 PM

Yeah! What a beauty! Congratulations on your first place win! #9187625

Dr Silly 1/23/2011 3:30:33 PM

hahahaha, one photo post for the month and it a big Gold. Congratulations Kara. :O) #9187871

Patti Coblentz 1/23/2011 3:32:20 PM

Big congraulations on this beautiful winner, Kara!! One for one...amazing! WTG! #9187887

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/23/2011 3:32:24 PM

BIG congrats to you Kara on this beautiful winner!!! #9187888

Jane Holestine 1/23/2011 3:42:10 PM

Way to go, Kara! I am so glad to see this image as a winner! #9187931

Monnie Ryan 1/23/2011 4:06:11 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Kara! #9188026

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/23/2011 4:14:52 PM

on your very deserving
First Place Winner! 8o) #9188057

Jessica Jenney 1/23/2011 4:33:50 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous First Place Win! #9188104

Kay E. Mahoney 1/23/2011 5:16:13 PM

Congratulations on your 1st place winner, Kara. #9188281

Christopher Budny 1/23/2011 5:22:54 PM

..."Even when you only make 1 entry a month, we're not surprised to see it go Finalist or higher..."

Congratulations again, Kara! ;)

Sabrina Ryan 1/23/2011 5:31:44 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Kara on your wonderful Winning image! #9188351

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/23/2011 5:42:48 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner, Kara! :-) k #9188408

Lana Arcemont 1/23/2011 5:43:13 PM

Kara, congratulations on your first place win! #9188412

Bill Houghton 1/23/2011 5:54:23 PM

Kara, Congratulations on this beautiful winner. You deserve it. Bill #9188463

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/23/2011 6:04:15 PM

Big congratulations on this well deserved 1st Place Win Kara, it is sooo well deserved, I loved it!

jo ann c. #9188503

Lisa D. Greer 1/23/2011 6:34:38 PM

Amazing image Kara. Well deserved win. :) #9188676

Renee Doyle 1/23/2011 6:46:33 PM

Beautiful!!! Congratulations Kara on this wonderful image and winner!! #9188758

Kara L. Hendricks 1/23/2011 6:48:31 PM

Thank you all!!!

HUGE SMILES!!! #9188771

Ellen Hodges 1/23/2011 6:56:18 PM

Huge congrats on a fantastic and beautiful winner, Kara!!! #9188828

Cindy Bendush 1/23/2011 9:34:03 PM

Gorgeous! Congratulations Kara! #9189124

Michele Peterson 1/23/2011 9:44:53 PM

Congratulations, Kara!!! #9189136

Katarina Mansson 1/23/2011 11:15:03 PM

Excellent! Congrats on your beautiful winner Kara! #9189207

Usman M. Bajwa 1/24/2011 12:43:56 AM

Very deserving Gold. 100% right, lol. CONGRATZ!!!!

UB. #9189311

Stefania Barbier 1/24/2011 1:43:07 AM

gorgeous winner, huge congrats!!! #9189332

Michelle Alton 1/24/2011 2:17:11 AM

The gold badge looks so wonderful under this thrilling floral. Congratulations, Kara! #9189374

Kara L. Hendricks 1/24/2011 3:32:22 AM

Thank you all so very much!! #9189539

Gina Cormier 1/24/2011 6:12:32 AM

Congrats on this glorious winner!!!! So beautiful!!!! #9190008

John Rivera 1/24/2011 6:14:12 AM

Congratulations Kara!
This is wonderful! #9190013

Lindley Johnson 1/24/2011 6:47:01 AM

Beautiful floral with wonderful textures, Kara! Big congratulations on your terrific First Place Win! #9190109

Val Feldman 1/24/2011 6:50:52 AM

Spectacular work.... and a beautiful First Place Gold Win to recognize just that!!! (Don'tcha just love when it all comes together like that?!!! :) Congrats, Kara! #9190116

Bojan Bencic 1/24/2011 7:24:35 AM

Congratulations on your winner, Kara. Lovely image. #9190192

Kara L. Hendricks 1/24/2011 7:43:05 AM

Thank you guys!! #9190262

Melissa G. Meiselman 1/24/2011 7:56:56 AM

Congratulations, Kara on this stunning winner!! #9190312

Debra R. Harder 1/24/2011 8:11:17 AM

No surprise here!! This is such a beautiful image, Kara!! Huge congratulations on your GORGEOUS FIRST PLACE WINNER! Deb #9190366

Elida Gutierrez 1/24/2011 9:11:40 AM

This is so funny!!!

CONGRATULATIONS you sly fox!!! #9190517

Agnes Fegan 1/24/2011 9:33:26 AM

C o n g r a t u l a t I o n s !!!!!! #9190553

David Phalen 1/24/2011 9:44:38 AM

BIG Congrats on a beautiful FIRST PLACE WINNER!! #9190581

Kara L. Hendricks 1/24/2011 10:05:56 AM

Thank you all so much!! #9190653

Mitch Spence 1/24/2011 10:32:56 AM

Good for you, Kara. Congratulations. #9190705

Monika Sapek 1/24/2011 11:31:59 AM

Big congratulations on your Big Win, Kara! #9190831

Amanda D. Austwick 1/24/2011 1:03:35 PM

Great Job and Gold WIN! #9191032

Terry Cervi 1/24/2011 2:13:43 PM

This is so beautiful, Kara! Congrats on your First Place win! #9191169

Randy D. Dinkins 1/24/2011 5:10:16 PM

Big congrats on your win, well deserved indeed! #9191462

Mary Beth Aiello 1/25/2011 6:45:14 AM

Just extraordinary, Kara. Huge congrats on this beautiful GOLD. #9192619

Karen E. Baumann 1/25/2011 8:13:14 AM

I hope you dedicate a wall in your home to your wonderful spoon images!!!! Congratulations on this win!!! #9192816

Linda Blair 1/25/2011 10:01:40 AM

Gorgeous winner...congratulations!!! #9193129

Susan M. Hembree 1/25/2011 10:14:24 AM

Splendidly beautiful, Kara, and very deserving of 1st prize! Congratulations on the gold! #9193159

Kara L. Hendricks 1/25/2011 10:54:38 AM

Thank you all.. Karen, never thought of that...lol #9193212

Joannie Bertucci 1/25/2011 4:22:39 PM

Kara, I've heard of a spoon full of sugar...but not a spoon full of petals, probably much better for you than sugar! :-) Gorgeous work, so deserving of your gold badge, congrats! #9193722

Sam Britt 1/25/2011 8:22:03 PM

Big Congrats on your First Place Winner, Kara!! #9194124

Kara L. Hendricks 1/25/2011 8:27:48 PM

Thank you! #9194139

Datha Y. Thompson 1/27/2011 6:34:00 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! !
Gorgeous Gorgeous Gorgeous!!! :) #9196864

Datha Y. Thompson 1/27/2011 6:34:45 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! ! !
Gorgeous Gorgeous Gorgeous!!! :) #9196867

Kara L. Hendricks 1/27/2011 9:35:03 AM

Thank you Datha!!! #9197276

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/27/2011 9:55:01 AM

I'm thrilled for you Kara, you are such a super artist! Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE WIN!! #9197307

Kara L. Hendricks 1/27/2011 11:23:41 AM

Thank you Donna!! #9197391

Cathy M. Britcliffe 1/31/2011 9:43:14 AM

Beautiful work, Kara! Congratulations!

Cathy :) #9203946

Kara L. Hendricks 1/31/2011 11:25:59 AM

Thanks Cathy!! #9204064

Fran J. Jagger 2/1/2011 4:22:50 PM

Congrats, Kara on this cool artistic beautiful image!! I have moved on to other Oly camera's, but still love that 765 camedia!! You truly do amazing images with it!! Awesome!! :) #9206747

Kara L. Hendricks 2/1/2011 7:44:04 PM

Thank you Fran... Your comments mean alot! #9207037

anonymous 2/11/2011 3:21:29 PM

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL image Kara! Congratulations on your win! #9232899

Kara L. Hendricks 2/11/2011 6:44:58 PM

Thanks so much!! #9233496

Alexandra Hankova 3/21/2011 2:30:58 PM

Dreamily beautiful. Congratulations! #9306213

Kara L. Hendricks 3/21/2011 5:22:32 PM

Thank you! #9306804

Stephen Zacker 7/23/2011 7:30:45 AM

Wonderful and Creative idea. Congratulations #9549122

Kara L. Hendricks 7/23/2011 7:37:16 AM

Thank you #9549149

Julianne Bradford 10/3/2011 8:20:30 AM

Congrats on this wonderful winner Kara. You are in my thoughts a lot as I submit work here at BP. Thanks again for all your inspiration. #9713228

Kara L. Hendricks 10/3/2011 9:48:24 AM

Thank you Julianne!! #9713442

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