April 20, 2010

Magnolia Snow

In the next town,
a 100 year old Magnolia
with sinuous, curvy limbs
stands as solid and tall as an Oak.
Like fallen snow with a touch of pink,
100s of blossoms coat the tree,
sprinkle the petals,
then blanket the ground below.
A welcome snow in April.


Pastel, 8x10, SOLD [New York]

1 comment:

Diane Hoeptner (hep-ner) said...

Beautiful! I keep searching these trees out, would love to get a branch to paint. You really captured it, lovely!