Tag Archives: natural patterns

Abstract ‘Rock face patterns’

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February 6, 2020 · 8:00 am

Patterns in the lily pond

Recent strong winds scattered petals on the lily pond, creating an array of patterns set against the mellowing tones of the decomposing lily pads.

 

 

 

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Natural lines, shapes and patterns

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September 5, 2019 · 8:00 am

Breaking waves

 

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Homage to the humble weed

By definition, a weed is an unwanted plant: an irritant that  upsets our sense of order and tidiness!  But, when observed closely, a weed often exhibits interesting features such as form, shape, pattern, texture and colour.  It can provide source material for creative development and expression

Each image in this series is an interpretation of a small weed (varying between  5 and 12 cms) growing in the cracks of my garden path.  In some instances the original background has been removed to emphasise the shape.

It is tempting to see a similarity in shape with artefacts or creatures e.g  an item of jewellery

or, perhaps, a prehistoric creature?!

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Abstract ‘Playmates’

These abstract images are derived from the natural  patterns formed by lugworm casts on a sandy beach.

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Sunlight on the stream

 

The autumn sunlight highlighted the ripples on the shallow stream and shone through the clear water to illuminate the natural patterns beneath.

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Beth Chatto Gardens (2)

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Wave (2)

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August 12, 2017 · 8:00 am

Pictures on the wall (3)

See : https://lagill6.wordpress.com/2017/05/23/pictures-on-the-wall/ for explanation of  the source for these images.

 

 

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Colour and pattern in a shady corner

 

 

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More exotic grasses

 

 

 

 

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Pebble beauty

 

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Feather after rain

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October 1, 2016 · 8:00 am

Grassy bank

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September 25, 2016 · 8:00 am

Natural patterns, colours, lines and textures

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September 7, 2016 · 8:00 am

Around the garden yesterday (4)

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P1060967 a copy copy ref

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Abstract 275

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June 13, 2016 · 8:00 am

Patterns on the rocks

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June 3, 2016 · 8:00 am

Snowdrop time

It is snowdrop time.  Each and every year I marvel at the resilience and determination of these deceptively ‘delicate’ and ‘dainty’ flowers as they blossom beside the bridleway having forced their way, often, through frozen ground or, as this year, through dead grass, broken twigs and other decaying detritus from 2015.

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