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Fall gourds – Society6 collection

Fall gourds – Society6 collection

I have so very many photos of fall gourds and pumpkins in my portfolio (and can’t wait to add more, when I grow another round of cucurbits next year!). Their pretty colours and patterns and sometimes intriguing shapes make for wonderful photographic models. It’s no […]

Pumpkin and pine cones – Society6 collection

Pumpkin and pine cones – Society6 collection

I’m a firm believer that every season brings its own beauty. Pumpkins and pine cones are just some of the attractions of autumn, along with the glorious reds and yellows of changing foliage. Along the side of the roads, the trees are practically glowing, while […]

Orange pumpkin among autumn leaves – Society6 collection

Orange pumpkin among autumn leaves – Society6 collection

Happy Halloween! This cute orange pumpkin never made it to the jack o’ lantern stage, as I was too busy carrying it around with me like a little pet. I told you I was a bit nuts for gourds. They are simply such fun to […]

Thanksgiving gourd & pumpkin pie – Society6 collection

Thanksgiving gourd & pumpkin pie – Society6 collection

When you are decorating for Thanksgiving, or simply adding a splash of autumn colour to your house, a brightly coloured little pumpkin is a wonderful choice. Not every foodstuff is suited to ornamental use of course. Pumpkins and squashes are so wonderfully robust though, that […]

Pumpkin on the doorstep – Society6 collection

Pumpkin on the doorstep – Society6 collection

My adoration of pumpkins is likely well-known by now, but when the deep orange of a little pumpkin adds such a beautiful splash of vibrant fall colour, can you blame me? This sweet little gourd is such a festive touch against the background of a […]

Gourds on blue – Society6 collection

Gourds on blue – Society6 collection

Once I’d plucked these pretty little Festival squashes from my allotment, they were put to work with their friends in my photo shoots. Don’t they just contrast so beautifully with the turquoise background? You can find laptop covers, notebooks, stationery and more with this bright, […]

Behind the scenes – Putting the gourds to work

Behind the scenes – Putting the gourds to work

Proof that my allotment is indeed a valuable contributor to my stock photography! One of my beautiful hessian potato sacks with the even more beautiful ornamental gourds harvested from the plot were put to work this weekend, arranged in front of the lovely red berries […]