Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain. - Henry David Thoreau
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Inspired by a hike at the Lillian Anderson Arboretum in Oshtemo, MI. This vista is of Batts Pond on the southeast side of the arboretum. 21x27 pastel on Uart sanded paper.