The black shapes and the repeat of the rainbow colors in the center appealed to me, and the blue of the sky was almost the same blue as on the Balloon. Hope you enjoyed the Balloon Series it is back to flowers in the next post!
I liked this balloon – it made for a wild pattern of color, bright, too. Wanted to let you know that I got a mandala into the Gilpin Arts Show in Central City again, so if you are up there for the Opera or just because, take a peek at the show directly across from […]
Looking up at the hot air balloon, the colors radiate from the center and when I take a pie piece of the picture and rotate it around – it looks like a multi-colored flower. I’m going to do a series, with all the beautiful colors of the balloons I saw that weekend. This hot air […]
Touch and go After watching the balloons lift off they did a maneuver called “Touch and Go” into a small lake at the Steamboat site where they were launching. In the mandala you see the basket touch the blue water. The Mandala middle is the reflection of the balloon in the water. The balloon pilots […]
I attended Steamboat’s Balloon Rodeo two years ago (they didn’t hold it last year because of fire concerns. Colorado is in a drought and balloons have an open flame heating up the balloon) The balloons performed a ‘touch and go’ where they launch drift over a pond or lake, touch the bottom of the basket […]