Holiday Decorations in Colonial Williamsburg 12/5/11

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Holiday Decorations in Colonial Williamsburg

One of the pleasures of visiting Colonial Williamsburg during the holiday season is seeing all of the decorations in natural materials.  Those that enjoy making their own decorations will be inspired by the traditional themes that always delight the eyes in this unique setting.

Dolores and I try to visit Colonial Williamsburg several times each year with cameras in hand. Dolores always wants to visit the colonial kitchen at the Palace and the Benjamin Powell house to get ideas for traditional recipes.

Please share photographs from your favorite places in the comments for this post.

Colonial Williamsburg wreath on Thanksgiving Day.  Photograph by Roy Kelley

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David Popoff
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What a beautiful wreath, looks like everything came right out of the garden.

Dec 05, 2011 06:27 AM #1
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Barbara Todaro
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Good morning, Roy....that's a very unique wreath...nice photo to share....

Dec 05, 2011 06:40 AM #2
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Kathy Streib
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Roy- Don't have a clear Christmas photo to show you but here is one of my fave places:the Delray parade

christmas parade

Dec 05, 2011 06:51 AM #3
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Wayne Martin
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What a great wreath! What a great photo! Your area has a lot to offer and Delores and you do an exceptional job keeping us informed. Enjoy your day!

Dec 05, 2011 06:52 AM #4
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Dorie Dillard
Coldwell Banker United Realtors - Austin, TX
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Good morning Roy,

I can see why you and Dolores make several trips to Colonial Williamsburg with your cameras in hand. This is a very unique wreath..thanks for sharing.

Dec 05, 2011 06:52 AM #5
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Roy Kelley
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Thanks for your positive comments. Dolores and I do recommend Colonial Williamsburg as one of your vacation destinations.

Colonial Williamsburg on Thanksgiving Day.  Photograph by Roy Kelley.

Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Dec 05, 2011 07:09 AM #6
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Anita Clark
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Roy: A fine looking wreath as we head full-blown into the Christmas season.  Have a wonderful day!

Dec 05, 2011 07:26 AM #7
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Paula McDonald
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Your photographs simply blow me away.  Mine pale in comparison but here you go.  

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Dec 05, 2011 07:59 AM #8
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Rob Thomas
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Roy ....That's a nice one and a good reason to keep my camera with me today!

Have a good one!

Dec 05, 2011 08:03 AM #9
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Than Maynard
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That is a pretty wreath. Amazing what you can do with natural or everyday items.

Dec 05, 2011 10:01 AM #10
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Keith Gilkey
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Roy, After seeing the wreath you posted last week from Williamsburg, I went out a bought a scanner... over the winter I am going to work on my film images. I have several of Williamsburg during the holidays and can't wait to break the albums out. Thanks so much for sharing!

Dec 05, 2011 10:40 AM #11
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That one looks good enough to eat! :)) Don't let John McCormack see that one.... He loves that all natural look!! 

 

Dec 05, 2011 01:15 PM #12
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Roy Kelley
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Thanks for your comments. It is fun to photograph the holiday decorations.

Keith:  You should be making more trips to Colonial Williamsburg.  We take several hundred photographs every time we visit.

Enjoy the holidays and be well prepared for an outstanding 2012!

Holiday decorations at Colonial Williamsburg on Thanksgiving Day.  Photograph by Roy Kelley.

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Dec 05, 2011 07:56 PM #13
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Juli Vosmik
Dominion Real Estate Partners, LLC, Scottsdale, AZ - Scottsdale, AZ
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Roy, I'm always amazed at the creativity of these artists and of your great eye for photography. You constantly inspire me and always lift my spirits.  Thank you.

Dec 05, 2011 09:25 PM #14
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Jim Frimmer
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That's a beautiful wreath. If I saw something like that in the store I'd be very tempted to buy it.

Dec 05, 2011 10:16 PM #15
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Thanks for stopping by.  Dolores and I encourage you to include Colonial Williamsburg in your vacation plans.

Holiday Wreath

Colonial Williamsburg on Thanksgiving Day.  Photograph by Roy Kelley.

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