A Touch of Color

© Jessica Hughes

A Touch of Color

Leanne M.E. Boyd 5/4/2004 7:13:29 AM

Excellent shot, Jessica. I like the pose of the child and the selected colour. #124436

Casey A. Hanson 5/4/2004 7:22:57 AM

I love this one too!! Great job! #519201

Greg McCroskery 5/4/2004 7:35:22 AM

This is an outstanding image! I love the composition and the pastel colors of the paint -- a wonderfully done composite.
God Bless,
Greg #519229

Rob Friedman 5/4/2004 7:42:15 AM

Excellent Jessica! I love the selecting coloring and the composition of this one! #519236

Gail Vitikacs 5/4/2004 7:55:28 AM

wonderful photo! #519259

Janice Forrest 5/4/2004 8:37:50 AM

Great photo! #519289

Darren M. Alexander 5/4/2004 9:04:30 AM

this is great! #519318

Marie Fields 5/4/2004 9:48:46 AM

Terrific image! Love it! #519373

Jessica Hughes 5/4/2004 9:49:53 AM

Leanne, Casey, Greg, Rob, Gail, Janice, and Darren, thank you all so much for taking the time to comment on this photo. I really, really do appreciate it! :)
Jessica #519376

Jessica Hughes 5/4/2004 9:50:58 AM

Hi Marie. We must have been typing at the same time! Thanks so much!
Jessica #519378

Lori Ditlefsen 5/4/2004 10:49:22 AM

Another great shot Jessica! Well done! #519466

Patricia Marroquin 5/4/2004 11:01:40 AM

Wonderful, Jessica! Love it! Would be great as a photo poster in a children's crafts or art classroom. :-) #519487

Donna J. Taff 5/4/2004 11:03:56 AM

I love it!!!! #519493

Jessica Hughes 5/4/2004 2:12:32 PM

Thanks, Lori, Patricia, and Donna!
Jessica :) #519730

Diane Addonizio 5/4/2004 5:03:51 PM

Very nicely done, Jessica! #519873

Susan T. Evans 5/4/2004 5:46:03 PM

Terrific! #519939

Kristen McKain 5/4/2004 6:34:24 PM

very nice! #520057

Jessica Hughes 5/4/2004 6:52:05 PM

Thank you, Diane, Susan, and Kristen!! #520066

C.J. Williamson 5/5/2004 8:16:29 PM

Love the simplicity. This one tugs at the heart. #522065

C.J. Williamson 5/5/2004 8:16:46 PM

Love the simplicity. This one tugs at the heart. #522066

Debra Booth 5/7/2004 5:51:21 PM

Wonderful shot! #525330

Jessica Hughes 5/7/2004 6:26:38 PM

Thanks so much, C.J. and Debra! #525357

Jen Jesseph 6/15/2004 12:33:15 PM

Excellent!!! #595459

Kristen McKain 6/15/2004 2:22:35 PM

Congrats!! #596053

Casey A. Hanson 6/15/2004 2:32:13 PM

Congrats!! You go girl!! #596143

Murry Grigsby 6/15/2004 4:48:38 PM

Congrats Jessica! #596745

Debra Booth 6/15/2004 5:21:55 PM

Congratulations, Jessica! #596908

Marie Fields 6/15/2004 6:37:46 PM

Congratulations, Jessica! #597245

Donna J. Taff 6/15/2004 7:34:26 PM

Congrats, Jessica!!! #597454

C.J. Williamson 6/15/2004 7:40:00 PM

Congratulations Jessica! A 10+++ on your win. :) #597483

Karen Lewis-Gunn 6/15/2004 11:50:52 PM

Congratulations Jessica on a worthy finalist image! Good luck with it in the finals! #597815

Jessica Hughes 6/16/2004 6:22:09 AM

Wow! This was a wonderful surprise to wake up to this morning! Thank you all for your support and compliments!
Jessica #598340

Cathy T. Vettes 6/16/2004 6:41:15 AM

Congradulations on a wonderful job !! Very well done Jessica !! #598420

Janice Forrest 6/16/2004 7:12:41 AM

Congratulations! #598553

Greg McCroskery 6/16/2004 8:32:40 AM

Congratulations on this very creative finalist!
God Bless,
Greg #598800

Peggy Wolff 6/16/2004 9:46:38 AM

So, you were not really letting her paint on the walls? This is excellent Jessica! #598994

Kathleen Clemons 6/16/2004 1:14:35 PM

Great shot, Jessica! Congrats! #599437

Kelly Abernathy 6/16/2004 6:21:28 PM

Congratulations on your first place! Beautiful photo! -K #600072

Kelly Abernathy 6/16/2004 6:21:29 PM

Congratulations on your first place! Beautiful photo! -K #600073

Dale Ann Cubbage 6/16/2004 6:24:22 PM

Jessica, congratulations on a first place win! I always loved these shots and thought they deserved a medal! Great and imaginative! I love it and I'm so happy for you!

da #600085

Jessica Hughes 6/16/2004 6:49:41 PM

WOW! WOW! WOW! I am in shock!! Thank you all so much. I appreciate your support more than you know! I'll go to bed happy tonight!! :)
Jess #600145

Janet Detota 6/16/2004 6:59:47 PM


Diane Addonizio 6/16/2004 7:23:55 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Jessica!!! #600221

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 6/16/2004 8:07:53 PM

Nicely composed and pleasing image. Congratulations on your win!! #600311

Thomasa 6/16/2004 8:43:18 PM

Great shot! Love the composition with just a hint of color. Congrats on a well deserved win!! #600365

Patrick Campbell 6/16/2004 9:23:31 PM

This is such a great photo! The composition and use of color are very stylish. Congrats on your first place win! #600387

Amanda E. Radovic 6/16/2004 9:45:58 PM

Congratulations Jessica on a FIRST PLACE WIN - YAY!!!! Its well deserved though as you post so much beautiful work - well done. #600403

Karen Lewis-Gunn 6/16/2004 11:34:19 PM

First Place!!!! Congratulations!!!
Its a great image! Well done! #600488

Evy Johansen 6/17/2004 12:03:11 AM

Many contratulations on your win, Jessica! #600496

Wally Orlowsky 6/17/2004 3:09:55 AM

Congratulations on this win, Jessica! #600609

Donna W. Neal 6/17/2004 3:11:49 AM

Awesome win, congratulations Jessica! #600616

Paul C. Gazzanigo 6/17/2004 3:27:35 AM

Congratulations, Jessica! #600633

June Marie Sobrito 6/17/2004 3:51:45 AM

Congratulations, this is wonderful! #600722

Rob Friedman 6/17/2004 4:00:34 AM

Congrats Jessica!! #600740

Debra Booth 6/17/2004 4:19:04 AM

Congratulations, Jessica!! #600766

Myra Vos 6/17/2004 5:23:29 AM

Congratulations Jessica, this was my favourite photo and I'm so glad to see it won. #600926

Lisa Deaton 6/17/2004 6:14:30 AM

Congrats to you!!! I love this image as well as the other one you posted. Great Job!!!! #601092

Murry Grigsby 6/17/2004 6:34:21 AM

Congratulations on your terrific image and win Jessica! Great imagination and design!! I love the pose and the touch of color--very nice compositie work. #601148

Lori Ditlefsen 6/17/2004 6:40:12 AM

Congrats on the win Jessica! Good for you! #601163

Jennifer Jones 6/17/2004 7:11:15 AM

Great job, Jessica! Congratulations. #601231

Janice Forrest 6/17/2004 8:55:30 AM

A well deserved win. Congratulations again. #601460

Serena Pierce 6/17/2004 9:08:37 AM

Congratulations Jessica!!! #601478

Bernard B. Travers 6/17/2004 10:21:59 AM

Powerful image, Jessica. You got it, lady. Well done. Well won. #601671

Leanne M.E. Boyd 6/17/2004 11:53:31 AM

Congratulations Jessica! #601861

Susana Matos 6/17/2004 11:54:24 AM

Absolutely superbe! Very well deserved! Congratulations!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #601864

Robin L. Wehrman 6/17/2004 1:14:58 PM

Hi Jessica! This sure is an outstanding image, congratulations and very well deserved !! #602057

Deanna Cathcart 6/17/2004 5:43:50 PM

Congrats Jess!!!! I love these shots of yours!! #602382

Dan Holm 6/17/2004 10:46:19 PM

Excellent excellent shot, Jessica! Well deserved congratulations!! #602727

Monika Sapek 6/18/2004 5:21:22 PM

I like how the girl is turned in the same direction as the blue painted heart. She looks really passionate in this what she’s doing. Congrats on your Win, Jessica!

Jessica Hughes 6/18/2004 6:27:10 PM

Thank you all so much! I am still on cloud 9 over this win!

Stephen Zacker 6/19/2004 6:16:00 AM

Congratulations Jessica! This is a wonderful image with a great feel to it! #604838

Jessica Hughes 6/19/2004 5:31:55 PM

Thanks Stephen! #605555

Vito L. Romano 6/20/2004 7:21:44 AM

Congrats, This is a wonderful picture, Out of all of the May Winners, I think this was the best.

Vito #606426

Dolores Neilson 6/20/2004 7:36:51 AM

Just a perfect and beautiful image, Jessica! Congrats on a well deserved first place! And congrats on your potd at DIC also today! #606475

Jessica Hughes 6/20/2004 8:53:53 AM

Thanks so much, Vito and Dolores! #606652

Leigh R. Lumpkin 6/22/2004 9:59:26 AM

Congrats on your win, Jessica! All of your photos are great and I have been inspired by your beach shots of your girls. We are going to the beach in August and that is where I plan to shoot my Christmas card photo of my kids. #610404

Jessica Hughes 6/22/2004 11:09:29 AM

Thank you so much, Leigh! #610478

Roger D. Meador 6/23/2004 1:03:00 PM

Simply superb. #612601

Melisa R. McKolay 7/2/2004 6:29:47 AM

Way to go, Jessica, I was so happy to see this win. #628426

Jessica Hughes 7/9/2004 8:33:39 PM

Thanks Roger and Melisa! #640098

Kathleen R. Struckle 7/14/2004 8:42:25 PM

Congrat's on your win Jessica!! Great image! #648062

Janessa L. Taber-Webb 10/23/2005 3:32:24 PM

Holy-Cow you got a lot of comments on this. No wonder it was a winner.....I didn't think I was ever gonna stop scrolling!! This so freakin' cute! #1989423

Linda M. Henderson 1/11/2006 11:57:23 AM

If you do not mind sharing I would love to know how you did this!!It really is awesome. Congrats on the win! #2277291

Dr Silly 3/20/2006 6:17:58 PM

This is one of the first photos I remember from when I started on BP. I don't think I was making comments at that time. I is the photo that made me what a photo editing programe so I could do selective coloring. It really is a 1ST place photo. :o)

augustus gillian 4/28/2008 12:06:02 AM

great expression with color and action. lovely girl #5850805

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I have posted a very similar photo to this. I wanted to post it again with Mackenzie in a different pose and less art work on the wall. It is a composite of two images.

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