I recently picked up The Geometry of Art and Life by Matila Ghyka, and can't wait to crack it open. I won't let myself until I finish this current read.
I have rough sketches inspired by this train of thought: nautiluses, schematics...still waiting to get polished. A recent one that I've finished is this geometric pattern:
I have a deep fuscia/purple skirt that is currently being rehabbed that I've been planning to embroider and its day has now come. Here's the design being imprinted on the skirt with carbon paper.
I decided it would look most striking in my new favorite color combo: turquoise, silver/gray, and yellow. So on the hoop the skirt goes...
And finally, Random Photo of the Day:
Went to the Leu Gardens yesterday. Was surprised to find that yams grow on trees. Someone please tell me what the f@¢k I'm looking at, please. Thanks.