Thursday, March 1, 2012

Happy March

Happy March Everyone~~
Just 19 days till springtime and how welcome it will be. Now granted, we had a very mild winter here in the Lone Star State, but spring and it's gorgeous colors are still longed for as I prepare to spend time in the garden once again.

I was going back through my pics for this time last year, and sure enough, the same flowers are returning in all their splendor. So, I wanted to share a few of those pics again this season as we approach a new time with warmer days. As my garden wakes up from it's winter nap, I hope these bright colors make you happy and inspire you for spring. I only have a few new blooms but wanted to share them anyway.

And getting ready for St. Patrick's Day, this plant will be huge in no time at all.

Sweet little plate set I created for spring and now lives in Italy with a wonderful customer.

I hope you have a wonderful first day of March and new season soon.
Hugs, Celestina Marie


Holly Loves Art said...

Happy happy March to you too! I am following you on Linky now so we can keep in touch.
All my best,

Julie Marie said...

Happy March to you too Celeste!... it is coming in like a lion here like the old saying goes... we are in the midst of a blizzard with 8-10 inches predicted by morning, yuck!... your flowers are all so pretty!... and I LOVE that beautiful plate set with the little nest!... xoxo Julie Marie

Shirley said...

Hi Celestina Marie, We were lucky last night, but some people weren't so fortunate. The storm came through fast and furious. The rain was so hard that I couldn't see the next door neighbors house that is just across my driveway. I love the spring flowers especially the pansies. Your plate was so pretty and I know its new owner will love it. Take care. Your Missouri Friend.

Mari said...

Hi dear Celeste~
Thanks for sharing your beautiful blooms with us, I just loved all the beautiful colors of your precious flowers....
Happy March to you dear friend :)


romance-of-roses said...

Celestina I love bird nests and think your place is beautiful.Also the little blue bird place is adorable. Yes, spring is almost here, can't wait. Hugs...Lu

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Happy March to you, Celeste. Thanks for sharing your lovely flowers. I especially like the rose bush.
The landscape has been brown here all winter but last night we did get snow so it was all white today.
Hugs, Barb

Ingeborg van Zuiden said...

OH what pretty flowers, especially that Jasmine! I never had a jasmine bush in my garden but I have to keep this in mind the next time when I go to the garden center and see if I can get one, as yours is so attractive! Happy March to you too!!


Tina said...

happy march to you my dear friend

Mariette VandenMunckhof-Vedder said...

Dearest Celestina Marie,
It sure feels lovely for welcoming spring back once more!
Wishing you a lovely day and sending you my love,

Jillayne said...

Happy March to you as well!
We are still knee deep in snow in here and it won't quit - I can only dream of flowers and grass and leaves so your photos and your charming paintings are a welcome bright spot!
Thank you for sharing them and a big hug from,

Unknown said...

G'morn sweet Celeste ~ Where did you find the Irish Clover. Does it have the black dot in the center of the clover? I want the true Irish clover & remember when G'ma Maggie brought it back fro Ireland.

Your flowers are exquisite. I am so itchin' ... mild winter put me into the mood quickly, so I know how you feel ...

There is a wee parcel coming your way shortly.

Hope all is going well your way.
Have a beautiful day.
Hugs & love,

Anna said...

Meravigliosi fiori e altrettanto stupendi lavori! Felice Marzo anche a te, Anna


Very pretty plate you painted and I'm sure the customer will LOVE IT!
Thanks for visiting me.
Happy Weekend.

Draffin Bears said...

Dear Celestina Marie,

Happy March to you, and so glad that the warmer days will soon be there.
So lovely to see all your gorgeous flowers, and love the sweet handpainted blue bird and the nest plates.

wishing you a wonderful weekend

Debbie-Dabble Blog and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Celestina Marie,
Beautoful floral pics !! It will be some time before we see any flowers like that for real here in Pa. though....
Spring is about another month or so away for us northerners!

Createology said...

Lovely photos. I am enjoying the lighter evenings. Summer is my very favorite season because that is when it finally warms up around here. Joyful Spring awaiting...

The Polka Dot Closet said...

That's why blogging is so fun we get to look back on old pictures, oh I love spring too and your flowers are gorgeousness! We skipped right over spring, it is 90 here in Orlando today. Oh do give your friend my blog link, I often write about happens in Orlando. She can contact me anytime, Like....If she would like to junking or antiquing!



Yesteryear Embroideries said...

What a beautiful and refreshing blog you have! Loved visiting here.

Ruth Welter said...

Hi Celeste, happy March to you. Hope your month of weather there will be lovely. Loved your beautiful photos..Bluebird is precious.



Wanda said...

Hi Celestina, I love the birds nest, one of my favorite things to do art with. Have a great day. TTFN Wanda

Thistle Cove Farm said...

And we've an inch of snow on the ground, more expected and the daffs, crocus and other beauties are shivering.

Cindy Adkins said...

Happy March to you, as well! Last week it was so warm (in Ohio) I was able to take a walk without even a jacket! Today we have about an inch of new snow on the ground! Oh well...spring is not far away. Your photographs are gorgeous!
Hugs, Cindy

Anonymous said...

Happy March to you, lovely Celestina. Your flowers are so pretty and your art gorgeous as usual.
I especially like your new header.
Much love and blessings to you today.

Cindy@Cutepinkstuff said...

Happy March to you, too, Celestina Marie! Love all your flower pics. Thank you for taking the time to say such kind words on my Cottage Style post. Yes, I'm on cloud 9 right now! Cindy

Cindy Adkins said...

Happy March to you, Celeste! I love your gorgeous creations and your promises of spring!!! I hope all is going well with you and that you had a nice weekend. Sending (((hugs))) your way,

Kerri said...

Yes, we had a mild winter in Florida as well. I sure miss my 50 degree days!!! I was looking forward to it all summer.LOL

Hope you have a Happy March too!


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Welcome To Rose Garden Market from Celestina Marie Design. It is so nice to meet you. My name is Celestina Marie named after my grandmother and my friends call me Celeste.My creative journey extends over 30 years enjoying the love of painting and redesigning vintage and new treasures. I love to go treasure hunting and the fun of finding great vintage pieces to redesign..