AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)

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Thursday, August 18, 2011

Chalkboard Sign


Unusual little chalkboard sign just near the entrance to the gardens of the heritage property of Heronswood, Dromana

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Recessed little sign
Droplets of information
Chalk waiting for change


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6 comments:

Genie said...

I love the idea of the chalkboard sign. I had a wall painted in chalkboard paint when my youngest son was a small child. Now I have a chalkboard cat that my little granddaughter writes on. Chalkboards are quickly becoming a way of the past with all of the new whiteboards. I prefer the black. genie

Pat said...

Cute little sign. I like the different colored chalks.

VioletSky said...

a chalkboard sign is so retro! I wonder what was on top that is no longer there?

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Looks like it would be a fun, casual place to visit.

Lynette Killam said...

A lovely sign, indeed, Gemma, and your words capture the fleeting nature of chalk as a medium! It does look like the sign artist takes pride in the work, however...:)

Kim, USA said...

I like where the chackboard is attached it's an old door, awesome!

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