Nutmeg's Lotus Wash, 2010, graphite with digital gray tones.
The drawing above was inspired by the drawing below ...
Nutmeg's Lotus Wash, 2006, graphite with digital gray tones.
... which was, in turn, inspired by a visit to the Lan Su Chinese Garden in downtown Portland.
P.S. If you soon find yourself in Astoria, Oregon, visit the Lunar Boy Gallery, where there’s a group show to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of Goonies (which was filmed in Astoria). My pal John Hoffman is a contributor to the show, which runs through July 3.