Monday, April 4, 2011

Life upon the larger scale

Closeup of one of Chihuly's Persians

"What is art but life upon the larger scale, the higher. When, graduating up in a spiral line of still expanding and ascending gyres, it pushes toward the intense significance of all things, hungry for the infinite?"

- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Dina said...

And wow for the quotation too, so appropriate.

Leora said...

Wild. Awesome and wild. Observant.

EG CameraGirl said...

his is fun!! I like this a LOT!

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

I have no idea what I'm looking at, but it draws me in!


Bright scarlet is just the right thing
To make a sad heart start to sing;
It fills you with cheer—
Now isn’t that clear?
It’s better than any old bling!

© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher


Jeanie Callaghan said...

What a great post! thank you!

Irish said...

awesome picture!

Daryl said...

LOVE this perspective...

Carletta said...

Wow Robin - gorgeous!
The light is wonderful and I think you've always captured a sense of motion.
Nice work!!

Life Moto said...

just visiting here. have a nice day

Liz said...

Happy Ruby Tuesday!

My entries:
Moms...Check Nyo

Mimi said...

It does draw one in, doesn't it?

Dimple said...

Excellent work, Robin. It almost looks like a flower, maybe a shiny red morning glory, just opening up.

Dianne said...

stunning and mesmerizing

aspiritofsimplicity said...

I can't quite figure out what your picture is. It's very interesting though. I just love E.B.B.

Felisol said...

Great ruby; it
made me feel like drawn into a maelstrom of red beauty.
The deep darkness versus the sun shining through the transparent parts.
Some vivid Persians.

SouthLakesMom said...


Robin, I'm impressed that you were allowed to take the time to take such wonderful photos! In our museums, they get a little testy if you look like you're doing anything interesting!

Stef said...

This is the inside of? It's interesting! Great! Hope you can visit my entry too. Thanks!

Kathy said...

Robin, That's just gorgeous! Beautiful colours...just gorgeous.

Vinni said...

Thats a never ending journey in that piece of art