Like A Glass Bead Necklace

Another spider web photo for my friend Mary Ann taken at the Cactus Forest Trail by the Rincon Mountains in Saguaro National Park, which we accessed from the east end of Broadway. http://www.nps.gov/sagu/index.htm This one looks like a necklace or the lace overlay on a Victorian dress. It’s amazing that such delicate strands can support […]

No Need for Oil Paint and Canvas

Painters can only simulate the beauty of nature and the arrangements it creates. The pattern of the bubbles; the interplay of greens, rusty orange, yellows and browns; the rhythm of the varying shapes; and the subtle highlight speckles from the sun on the water are all perfect in their placement in this little stream. As I look […]

Rillito River Walk

Spring is almost here and the weather in Tucson is delightful. Last evening my friend George and I took advantage of the perfect temperature and road our mountain bikes from her house to the bicycling/walking paths which flank the usually dry-as-a-bone Rillito  River. We’ve had an unusually wet winter; however, so the river is still flowing. Lots of people […]