I picked this flower on my walk the other day
and was looking forward to sketching it.
But for me, peonies are pretty daunting.
They are gorgeous but look at all those petals!
I just love the quote!
I know nothing about this person Bashō,
so I went to Google to find out.
Wikepedia says he 'was the most famous poet
of the Edo period in Japan and
that during his lifetime,
Bashō was recognized for his works
in the collaborative
haikai no renga form; today, after
centuries of commentary, he is
recognized as the greatest
Please take a few moments to check out some
of the other artist's cards and visit:
Happy Sunday and enjoy your day!
Fran T xo