My Girl

Uploaded: November 04, 2004 07:54:48

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I've got sunshine on a cloudy day....when it's cold outside, I've got the month of May!

When considering what I am grateful for, I sure don't have to look far! I am so happy and grateful to be able to share this photopainting of my best friend, little sentinel, soulmate, resident clown....my girl, Rigby.

Comments

cj patterson November 04, 2004

Precious Candice! Love the painting effects too! #185363

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe November 04, 2004

Thanks, Rigby is certainly a shining star in my life!!!

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Tammy Nuxoll November 04, 2004

Wonderful job Candice, She is a beauty!!! #890051

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe November 04, 2004

Thanks, Tammy....I think so, although I am hardly objective about her!

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Leanne M.E. Boyd November 04, 2004

Awe, nothing better than the love of a good dog! I'm hearing you!!!!!!!! #890137

Dan Holm November 04, 2004

Tremendous image, Candice! What a wonderful expressin you've captured! Love the efx on this! #890234

Michelle R. Kovach November 04, 2004

Great job Candice! Love her expression & your effects here! This is awesome! Such a cutie! I bet Sheba would freak though if they got to hang out! She's not into dogs LOL!
Have a great day girlie!
Michelle #890268

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe November 04, 2004

Thanks, Leanne, Dan and Michelle....Michelle, Rigby would be brokenhearted to hear your feline buddy would not like her! Unlike most of her breed, she is gentle and loving with cats and if they accept her, gets along with her in a very amusing and endearing way...very unusual for Jacks!

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Jane Summa November 04, 2004

Rigby sure is a cutie. Love this photopainting! Nice work! #890586

Janet S Weaver November 04, 2004

Wonderful capture Candice!! What a sweet tribute to a wonderful friend!! I love it!! #890928

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe November 05, 2004

Thanks, Jane and Janet. Rigby and I sure appreciate your very nice comments. I would be truly lost without my little girl.

Have a wonderful weekend, everyone!

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Gordon B. Keyes November 05, 2004

Really nice! I'll bet she's grateful for you, too. #892043

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe November 05, 2004

As long as I continue to bring home the cookies :)

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Anette Linnea Rasmussen December 16, 2004

Excellent job Candice, love the effect!
Congrats on this finalist!

Best wishes Linnea #976554

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 16, 2004

Thanks, Linnea...it means a lot to me that THIS image might be recognized. Sure love this little pooch!

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Janet S Weaver December 16, 2004

I Love this shot Candice! I am so glad it won! Good luck on the next round!
A wonderful shot!!! : ) #976914

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 16, 2004

Thanks so very much, Janet!

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Karen Engelbreth December 16, 2004

Congratulations, Candice!
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Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 16, 2004

You too, Karen!

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Michelle R. Kovach December 16, 2004

Congratulations Candice! Good luck next round!
Have a great day!
Michelle #978962

Leonard Pierce December 16, 2004

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! #979312

Stanley J. Contrades December 16, 2004

CONGRATULATIONS, Candice, on your winning image and much Good Luck in the next round!!
Aloha,
Stan
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Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 17, 2004

Thanks Michelle, Len and Stan...good luck to you three in the next round, too!

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Carol Engstrom level-addict December 17, 2004

Congrats on your win, Candace! #982141

Janet Detota December 17, 2004

Congratulations on your win, Candice!! She's so sweet!! #982220

Anette Linnea Rasmussen December 17, 2004

Sweet shot Candice!
Congrats on your win!

Best wishes
Linnea #982464

Karma Wilson December 17, 2004

Jacks are the best! Jack owners unite!!!!

Karma (Owned by Leah, Jack Russell extraordaniar!) #982607

Sharon Day level-classic December 17, 2004

Congratulations on this wonderful winner, Candice!!! WTG! #982999

Karen Engelbreth December 18, 2004

Congratulations on your win, Candice! #983444

Allan L. Whitehead December 18, 2004

Candice, congratulations on this wonderful win, its richly deserved, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan

I don't know how I missed this when it was posted but I'm very proud of this win for you - 'A', … #983516

Leanne M.E. Boyd December 18, 2004

So sweet Candice!
Congratulations to you and your girl!!! #983988

Colette M. Metcalf December 18, 2004

Congratulations to you Candice!!! #984473

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 18, 2004

Thanks to ALL of you so much, it's Saturday afternoon and I JUST found out! You all are so very supportive, and I really appreciate it!

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Michelle R. Kovach December 18, 2004

Congratulations on your Win Candice! Rigby should be very proud!
Have a great day!
Michelle #985518

Leonard Pierce December 18, 2004

CONGRATULATIONS on your very well deserved Second Place win, Candice!!!! #985720

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 20, 2004

Thanks Michelle and Len...very surprised and very very happy!

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Noel Baebler December 20, 2004

What a great-looking Jack Russell! I really like your use of filters, too, Candice! #988523

Murry Grigsby December 20, 2004

Congrats on your win Candice!! #988977

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 21, 2004

Thanks Noel and Murry, can't wait to look at YOUR work! I am hardly objective, but Rigby is just the sweetest little dog ever! Merry Christmas!

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Michelle R. Kovach June 09, 2005

:D This popped up when I clicked on the contest page this morning & it made me smile when I saw it & I thought of you! I think this is one of my favorites of Rigby & one of my favorites of your's period!
Congrats again on your win girlie! :)
Have a great day!
Michelle #1449811

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe June 09, 2005

You are so sweet....I just love that little girl! Thanks so very much for your incredibly kind comments!

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Paul Sikora August 10, 2005

Candice, I know you received an award for this one. But I just had to say this seems to be a real labour of love and it is the most beautiful portrait. The effects are just perfect. I think if only my Frenchie would sit still long enough and I had your skills I could do something similar, ah, but it's only a dream. #1700017

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe August 10, 2005

Dreams do come true, it can happen to you....I have taken literally hundreds of pictures of Rigby to get just a few good ones. You WILL get that perfect shot! Thanks so much, this is still among my favorite photos ever...I sure love my girl!

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bob cornelison September 15, 2005

CC, I know this is way late but I really like this and wanted to say so. I have a jack too....mixed with a black lab!!! She is a riot! You can see her in my gallery 4 times but she looks quite different than yours! LOL!
~:O) #1843494

Heather July 21, 2007

She is Too Cute!!! Congrats on This 2nd Place Winner!!! #4537592

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe July 21, 2007

Thanks so much, sorry to be so late Bob and Heather! I appreciate your warm wish!

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James E. Coleman level-classic March 22, 2009

Now that's a classy girl!!...:)

These little Jack Russell's (?) are such a neat little dog!
Great capture!

Jim #7316129


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