Monday, September 6, 2010
Inner Beauty III: Golden Beauty, by Canadian Artist Kim Blair
This particular stargazer lily was bursting with thick, golden orange pollen, delicately balanced on wispy stamens, it looked beautiful and almost comical at the same time. I was captivated by the fat fluffy mounds of gold, but was wondering how the skinny stems of the stamens could hold up such a load?
Golden fairy dust must not weigh very much...
10x10 oil on canvas