I completed Fly By Night this weekend. I attempted a photo outside in the sun. It is interesting because it doubled the branches with shadow and you can see a little leaf from my yard peeking over the top. I
“Nothing Like the Sun” is based on the Greek story of Clytie, a mermaid who turned into a sunflower after grieving the unreturned love of Helios (or Apollo). From Wikipedia: “Helios, having loved her, abandoned her for Leucothoe and left
Birth, life and death are interrelated cycles. Death brings decay so that other plants can grow.
Colony Collapse Disorder. Confused bees try to navigate their way home, while a worried dryad worries about their future.
The hardest part of creating my work is painting. Getting the colors to work is a challenge and sometimes I work on the paint job alone for a week. I can always count on Maya for a little help.