I needed a kick in the pants to get started with next year's calendar, so I visited the Boerner Botanical Gardens.
Butterflies, chipmunks, and beautiful aromas accompanied me on my very slow stroll through the grounds. Sometimes when I am doing something I enjoy, I have to remind myself to STOP THINKING and just be there. I was not on anyone else's clock today, so I really could just take my time. For those of you familiar with my work, you may be able to imagine what will come of these patterns and textures (oh my, am I excited about the lily pads!).
Speaking of patterns: