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Cismigiu Gardens Greeting Card featuring the photograph Longing For Yesterday by Cheri Randolph

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Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with your own message up to 500 characters in length. Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing or gift giving.

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Keen eye. Great capture! V.

Cheri Randolph replied:

Karyn, Thanks! I'm complimented by your feedback & appreciate the vote.

Great atmosphere and perspective Cheri.......wonderful nostalgic image ............F/V :-)

Cheri Randolph replied:

Christiane, Thanks for your compliment and f/v. I greatly appreciate your support.

So nice! V/F

Cheri Randolph replied:

Bob, Thanks! I appreciate your support!

Scott, Thanks for visiting and listing "Longing for Yesterday" as a favorite!

Very well done Cheri! f/v

Cheri Randolph replied:

Gary, Thanks! I appreciate your compliment and the f/v for this composition.

Very nice picture. Ciao Falko

Cheri Randolph replied:

Falko, I appreciate your visit to my gallery and your favorable comment. Thanks!

Nicely done! Very painterly~ FV

Cheri Randolph replied:

Ronda, thanks for your compliment. I was trying some new effects to simulate the appearance of a woodblock or lino print, and was pleased with the results. Appreciate your f/v!

Barbara, Thanks for featuring "Longing for Yesterday" in your group, M O U S E. I appreciate your support.

Gun, I am very complimented by your words. Thanks for visiting!

Such an artistic photo! Beautifully composed.

Jouko, Thanks so much for featuring "Longing for Yesterday" in your group, Art from the Past.

Nadine & Bob, I really appreciate your feature of "Longing for Yesterday" in the USA Artist News!

Nice work...v

Cheri Randolph replied:

Thanks, Steve! I appreciate your comment & vote.

Gorgeous shot - love the minimalist effect you achieved. already v back today to g+ and pinit

Cheri Randolph replied:

Marcia, thank for your continued support! I'm glad you appreciated this one.

Bruce, I appreciate the feature of "Longing for Yesterday" in the group, Comfortable Art. Thanks!

Sandra, Thanks! I appreciate your feature of "Longing for Yesterday" in the Memories and Nostalgia Group.

Excellent Cheri! f/v

Cheri Randolph replied:

Gary, I appreciate your compliment & the F/V!

very cool! Voted!

Cheri Randolph replied:

Bruce, Thanks for visiting

Beautiful! Voted

Cheri Randolph replied:

Andrea, appreciate your visit, compliment and vote!

Very artsy! voted

Cheri Randolph replied:

Lynn, I'll gladly accept that compliment :-) and thanks for the vote as well!

love it! v

Cheri Randolph replied:

Joan, glad you enjoyed this one & I appreciate your vote.

Great eye to see and capture these park benches and turn them into a work of art. vf

Cheri Randolph replied:

Mary, thanks for noticing this one. I sincerely appreciate your thoughtful comment and the v/ f.

What a wonderful piece, title, and description! Love this black and white image! F/V/tweeted

Cheri Randolph replied:

Sandra, thanks so much for your compliment and the generous promotional support as well.

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Artist's Description

Shown is a minimalist interpretation of a park bench in Cismigiu Gardens located in Bucharest, Romania. The Cişmigiu Gardens are a public park near the center of Bucharest, Romania, spanning areas on all sides of an artificial lake. The gardens' creation was an important moment in the history of Bucharest. They form the oldest and, at 17 hectares, the largest park in city's central area. As I was strolling through the park, which seems to have seen some decline over the years, the strains of the Beatles' song, "Yesterday" came through my mind. The park is surrounded by lovely Beaux-Arts apartment buildings, which too, have seen considerable neglect in the ensuing years. I reminisced about the fashionable life-style which once surrounded this magnificent greenspace in the center of Bucharest, which was once known as "The Paris of the East". I visualized this park as one similar to Luxembourg Gardens. Consider the "she" mentioned in the Beatles' song being a personificati...

About Cheri Randolph

Cheri Randolph

Cheri Randolph was awarded a degree in Fine Arts from the University of New Orleans with a concentration in the study of Art History. She credits printmaker, Calvin Harlan , a UNO professor, as being quite influential in her composition techniques as well as painter, Ida Kohlmeyer with a better understanding of color. Pictorialism would best describe her current work, stylistically. Cheri has expressed her artistic talents in a variety of ways including; wheel-thrown pottery, quilting, vintage clothing restoration, interior decorative painting and photography. She is a resident of both the Houston Heights and historic New Orleans Uptown. A favorite quote is, "The bird of time has but a little way to flutter - and the bird is on...

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