The play of light and shadow has inspired artists, poets, musicians and romantics of every persuasion down through the centuries. This week, as a kind of meditation and personal inspiration, I focused on really watching the changing light, shadows, and their effect on color. Here are a few scraps gathered up from this experience.
Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
follow the light:
I had a dream there were clouds in my coffee...
Children's games with light and shadow are among the most ancient and enduring. They never fail to delight the young and young-at-heart.
The Ice Book (HD) from Davy and Kristin McGuire on Vimeo.
that goes in and out with me,
And what can be the use of him
is more than I can see.
One participant in this week's giveaway will receive an art photo, printed on very beautiful handmade Japanese rice paper. The limited edition print is entitled Offered With Love and is signed and numbered. I will mail it anywhere in the world to the winner. All you need do to enter is to leave a comment on this blog before Monday June 6, but please be sure to leave a way to contact you if you do not have a Google account. The winner will be chosen at random on June 6.
I will love the light for it shows me the way.
Yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars.
– Og Mandino