Inspired by Mamas

Mother’s Day was last Sunday, and I have a LOT of mothers in my life! From my real Mom, and Grandma, to my mother in-law, and four sisters in-law, I feel so thankful to be surrounded by so many wonderful and strong women. This year I decided to experiment with some watercolors, I love the soft and slightly ombré effect as they dry, making a great contrast to the spring weather and blossoms around Portland.  In typical fashion I did lots of playing with staging these cards outdoors, and of course only one of the photos was “Instagram-worthy”, so here are the “rejects” (still stunning in my opinion!)