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My wife is in charge of the labels, and I told her she can do whatever she wants. She even came up with the name. Anyways, I thought they turned out pretty good.

I told her that beaujolais labels are often very colorful, and she ran with that. She scans from her sketch book to get started.

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PASSIONFRUIT.jpg
 

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Tell your wife that she has a good eye for labels. What did she use to make them?
 
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So what is that second one, passion fruit? Love the labes!
 

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She actually draws in her sketch book using pastels I think, and then scans them into paint.net where she finishes them.

The second label is for my passion fruit-red grape concentrate wine. Chatelaine means "Wife of the lord of the castle". Since I told her that this wine is for her, I think she decided to call it that.
 
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Thanks, I'll pass the praise along to her. I wish I could paint or draw as well. Now I just have to make wine worthy of the labels!
 

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Tell Jean I love the art and can't wait to try the wine!!!
 

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Those are beautiful. I would take notice them on a shelf in a store.
 

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lots of nice labels lately... i love the original art. mine are from paintings ive done over the years, ill have to post them one of these days.
 

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