Waterlilies are coming to the end of their summer bloom, as is this series of Celtic crosses. They were fun to do. This Celtic cross has the reflection of a waterlily, the darker lily is the reflection and the brownish colored lily pads make up the rest of the design.
The silver glass is so reflective that you almost don’t see where it is. I like the reflections in the glass highlighted by the purple flowers, the spikeness in the middle is the tips of a spruce bough that was in the edge of the picture. Just liked the different textures in this piece.
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 […]