Friday, February 02, 2007

La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin

La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin chocolate box
La Maison Valentine Chocolates, original watercolor, 9" x 11 1/2"
These birds have tastes
I can't afford.

I've told them,
They must stay outside the door.

La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin candy boxBut they pay me no heed.
They tell me they have other needs.


La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin + 2 birds eating chocolates

La Maison Valentine Boxes, original watercolor, 9" x 11 1/2"

La Maison du Chocolat
Is their favorite hangout.
Their taste is good.
There is no doubt.


La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin window displayFirst chance they get
They show their clout.

La Maison du Chocolat Heart Valentine Box, original watercolor, 9" x 11 1/2"
They flock in the door.
They always want much more.
They say I am an awful bore.

These birds will not settle for anything less
They insist upon the very best.

La Maison Du Chocolat Saint-Valentin window

While I'm left at home eating Whitman's
They've flown off to their favorite store.

18 comments:

  1. Anonymous9:24 AM

    Welcome back...Love the paintings expecially the top one...the colors, arrangement and subject matter are all wonderful.
    It's gonna be another Chocolate day. :-)
    Cris

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  2. loveitaly10:26 AM

    These are really sweet--all these color mixes are very refreshing and lovely. The birds are adorable as always!

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  3. I live in a maison du chocolat...of sorts...the birds don't have a chance here.

    I love the birdie/chocolate combo :)

    Avec poemes of course.

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  4. Mmmm, chocolates! The only reason Valentine’s Day doesn’t drive me completely insane.

    Beautiful juxtapositions!

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  5. Are there words? Sooooo beautiful.

    I wanted to name our first daughter Valentina. Well, after three days as "Baby A" we finally decided on another Italian name fit enough for that beautiful creature. ;-)

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  6. you have a beautiful blog. i'm trying to do something similar with food and watercolour sketches, but none of my stuff is as cool as yours.

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  7. Even though I adore their brown packaging it looks equally gorgeous in red. I adore your paintings on this post. I can't wait to see Charlotte's painting in March. She keeps saying the raspberry colour leaps out of it and I bet the red in these does the same. Clever Gal!

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  8. delicate and brilliant. love the colours.

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  9. It's beautiful. Thank you! Love the colours and liveliness of the birds -- and your poetry!

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  10. I am looking forward to the bird that is flying to the other side of the world to live here! With La maison du chocolate...

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  11. beautiful pictures once again!

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  12. Wonderfl watercolours! tell me, are you in France just right now?

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  13. Lines of chocolates, flaming red and tiny yellow chickies. What could be better?!?

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  14. From Caty tell me, are you in France just right now?
    I'm ALWAYS in France in my head..but for the moment I'm in NYC :)

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  15. Could those birds pick me some chocolates and fly over here!!?

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  16. I adore these paintings. So, so beautiful!!

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  17. I just discovered your blog and it's already a new favourite!! Beautiful paintings xx

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  18. Staying outside the door can be so difficult! These are wonderful Carol!

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