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Blue Hydrangeas Fabric

On a recent visit to the lovely beachside village of Capitola on California’s Central Coast, I took the opportunity of photographing a few of the beautiful gardens that line Soquel Creek, which drains into the Pacific Ocean splitting Capitola Beach into two halves.  The pathway along the creek (which looks wide enough at that point to be a river) winds its way through various gardens belonging to the quaint homes along the riverbank.  Amongst the dozens of photographs I took during the afternoon, the photos of a few of the enormous hydrangea blossom mounds stand out.  I couldn’t resist figuring…