~ toothpicks ~

© Marie Fields

~ toothpicks ~

Chelsea G. Krahenbill 3/14/2007 7:34:51 AM

wow. thats really creative. I love all of the colors. #620539

Christopher Budny 3/14/2007 7:39:41 AM

Wow, Marie, that's terrific! I'm sure we'll see it again! #4053500

Robert Baer 3/14/2007 7:52:59 AM

what a creative idea. I never thought that toothpicks could make such a wonderful, colorful abstract image!! #4053532

Katarina Mansson 3/14/2007 7:53:56 AM

Wow - you have colourful toothpicks in the US! Excellent pattern, colours, lighting and detail. Looks like a winner to me :-) #4053533

Marcie A. Fowler 3/14/2007 7:59:07 AM


This is fantastic Marie. Wonderful colors, design, comp and lighting!!! #4053539

Mary-Ella Bowles 3/14/2007 8:09:04 AM

Love it!!! I never would have know they were toothpicks. Just amazing... #4053555

Joy Rector 3/14/2007 8:09:47 AM

super #4053558

Les Rhoades 3/14/2007 8:19:51 AM

If this does not make it to the finals, I'll eat my hat!
I don't think I'll need anything to pick my teeth. ;o) #4053586

John Caruso 3/14/2007 9:59:06 AM


You've definately nailed this one. Simply wonderful! I can't imagine this one being passed over. Fantastic job with the comp, the color, the detail, everything. #4053819

Mike D. Perez 3/14/2007 10:02:01 AM

Pretty cool, Marie! Great composition and colors. #4053827

Judy A. Lawhon 3/14/2007 10:31:49 AM

Super...super, Marie!! #4053951

Rakesh Syal 3/14/2007 10:48:51 AM

I can smell a winner here, Marie!! #4054006

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/14/2007 10:54:20 AM

This is a WINNER, terrific image Marie...Dominick #4054029

Melissa G. Meiselman 3/14/2007 10:58:21 AM

Brilliant idea for a picture, Marie!! The colors, the desigh and the side lighting make for a standout image...and I agree with Dominick...this is a winner. And I do not say that very much when I am looking at images. #4054046

Karen Engelbreth 3/14/2007 12:03:50 PM

Wonderful abstract, Marie! #4054165

Janine Russell 3/15/2007 12:26:55 AM

Marie, excellent colors, detail, lighting, textures and clarity. #4055627

Dr Silly 3/15/2007 5:08:47 AM

Cool, and it's not food. Love the colors. :O)

Sharon King 4/4/2007 10:17:25 AM

I agree, this is a winning shot for sure! #4129591

Mike D. Perez 6/10/2007 9:21:55 AM

This is a great image, Marie! Superb colors and arrangement. I enjoyed browsing thru your gallery and all the colorful images. My 2nd favorite is Citrus Stripes. Great job! #4383740

Kara L. Hendricks 6/30/2007 5:23:43 AM

Congratulations Marie for winning our 101 People's Choice Award!! #4458674

Susan Jane Allen 6/30/2007 5:36:20 AM

Wow, great texture and colour! congratulations! #4458715

Michelle R. Kovach 6/30/2007 5:39:21 AM

Congratulations Marie! #4458731

Kate Jackson 6/30/2007 5:39:55 AM

Congrats Marie on your fantastic PCA award #4458734

Susie Peek-Swint 6/30/2007 6:12:03 AM

Congrats on your PCA award Marie! #4458831

Christopher Budny 6/30/2007 6:32:59 AM

Congratulations, Marie! I was just about to (very, very belatedly) nominate this for PCA today... hehe #4458877

Les Rhoades 6/30/2007 6:42:21 AM

I still can't believe this did not win on BP. Congtats on the 101 PCA #4458893

Janine Russell 6/30/2007 9:42:04 AM

Marie, big congratulations on your PCA win. #4459514

William C. Raco 6/30/2007 10:24:36 AM

How very colorful and well photographed
Excellent photo, Marie
Congratulations on the PCA win!

Bill #4459623

Cheryl E. Davis 6/30/2007 3:26:56 PM

Excellent marco with wonderful colors! Very creative, congrats on your PCA win! #4460146

Cathy Stancil 10/24/2007 8:51:39 PM

So cool and beautiful! Congrats, Marie !! #4974865

Susan M. Hembree 10/24/2007 9:59:23 PM

Fantastic, Marie! Congratulations on your finalist! #4975609

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/24/2007 11:18:37 PM

Great colors and design, congratulations! #4975999

Susan Jane Allen 10/24/2007 11:51:45 PM

Wonderful! Congrats! #4976090

Katarina Mansson 10/25/2007 3:41:57 AM

Yepp - I confirm my comments above...Congrats Marie! #4976796

Carla Metzler 10/25/2007 7:17:39 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Marie! #4978671

Sylvia Rossler 10/25/2007 10:35:06 AM

Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Marie :O) #4980030

Terry L. Ellis 10/25/2007 11:25:46 AM

Such a clever eye you have, Marie! A fabulous finalist! Congratulations! #4980383

Laurie Daily 10/25/2007 2:37:13 PM

Congratulations on this creative finalist, Marie. Love the colors! #4981296

Susan Fox 10/25/2007 6:03:10 PM

Congratulations Marie! Love the color and design! #4982490

Don Chen 10/26/2007 1:10:08 AM

Absolutely Amazing! Congratulations! #4983872

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum 10/26/2007 3:23:53 AM

Congrats on the finalist.

Love the colors and composition. Well done! Good Luck on the next go round!

Pat #4984135

John Caruso 10/26/2007 2:14:23 PM

Well done and congrats on your gold Marie! #4986704

Donald K. Cherry 10/26/2007 2:22:56 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous 2nd place winner, Marie! Very well done! #4986772

Sharon Day 10/26/2007 2:28:12 PM

Fantastic shot and creativity, Marie!!! Big congratulations!!! #4986825

Nikki McDonald 10/26/2007 2:38:30 PM

This is a super image, Marie. Congratulations on the win. #4986910

Michelle L. Frick 10/26/2007 2:49:20 PM

Congratulations on this winner Marie - love it! #4986996

Gail Sullivan 10/26/2007 2:54:37 PM

Marie...you made these toothpicks look so amazing...congrats! #4987045

Karen Engelbreth 10/26/2007 2:56:12 PM

Congratulations, Marie! #4987063

Cesar J. La Rosa 10/26/2007 2:58:39 PM

Congratulations on this WONDERFUL Winner, Marie!!! Very well-deserved!!!
Cesar #4987079

Carla Metzler 10/26/2007 3:10:27 PM

Congratulations on your win, Marie! #4987169

Terry L. Ellis 10/26/2007 4:01:22 PM

Congratulations, Marie, on your fabulous Second Place win! #4987388

Bob Cournoyer 10/26/2007 4:05:52 PM

Great Gold Job!!

Bob #4987413

Claudia Kuhn 10/26/2007 5:04:04 PM

Congrats on your winner Marie! #4987691

Janine Russell 10/26/2007 5:21:28 PM

Marie, big congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4987750

Cyn Valentine 10/26/2007 5:34:07 PM

Congratulations Marie..awesome winner! #4987786

Susan Fox 10/26/2007 5:43:53 PM

Congratulations on your win Marie :-) #4987814

Susan M. Hembree 10/26/2007 6:26:52 PM

I love this, Marie! So full of color and life! Congratulations for your 2nd place winner! #4987991

Marie Fields 10/26/2007 6:55:14 PM

Thanks SO MUCH!!! :) #4988125

Evy Johansen 10/26/2007 8:41:42 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Marie!! #4988574

Les Rhoades 10/27/2007 3:09:25 AM

Congratulations on your GOLD medal win! #4989248

Laurie Daily 10/27/2007 4:49:28 AM

Congrats on your wonderful win, Marie! #4989444

Jeff Robinson 10/27/2007 5:34:54 AM

Congrats Marie on this colorful and excellent winning image! Jeff #4989650

Wally Orlowsky 10/27/2007 5:37:28 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner, Marie! #4989661

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/27/2007 2:42:43 PM

Excellent colors, details and design Marie!! Congratulations on your win! #4991908

Christopher Budny 10/28/2007 8:15:10 AM

Congratulations, Marie, on your win! #4994454

Sylvia Rossler 10/28/2007 10:07:00 AM

Big Big congrats on your win Marie :O) #4994898

Jenny Bosmans 10/29/2007 4:29:55 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Marie! :) #4998501

Pat Gamwell 10/29/2007 10:32:37 AM

Big congrats on a well deserved WINNER! #4999998

Dr Silly 10/30/2007 1:30:00 PM

Congratulations Marie for your wonderful Gold. :O)

Corinne M. Thompson 11/3/2007 5:31:37 AM

Fantastic macro and colors Marie, Congratulations! #5022366

Jean B. Hall 6/24/2008 10:24:31 PM

I love this shot! Great graphic photo. Wonderful swirling arrangement. #6103644

Usman M. Bajwa 1/30/2011 10:08:44 PM

Belated CONGRATZ on the Winner, Marie. Stumbled upon your gallery and was awe-struck by the variety of subjects and talent. You have a great eye and a superb sense of colors. Bravo!

UB. #9203134

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