....I started this last year and picked it up again recently and got it where I wanted it. Its thin stalks of bamboo I got when I was in Tallahassee, done radially over earth & 'space' colors.
...its based it off of this:
And kind of off-topic,. I was thinking about a portrait I did in '08 of my old musician pal Marlee Flanagan. She wouldn't accept it as a gift. If you're out there Marlee, thanks for the inspiration. I think I either lost it moving, or a girlfriend got jealous and threw it out, which I find to be a shame; I liked it. And I like doing these portraits on granite slabs. I did one for Kaitlin too.