Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-13- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-13- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
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A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
This is an old favorite of mine
from when I started shooting Miksang.
Love those dewdrops!

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-12- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-12- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 12


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Dallas Arboretum this spring.
Lovely after rain finds when
the flowers are still wet!

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-11- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-11- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 11


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Dallas Arboretum this spring.
This one rests in pure form based on white.

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-10- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-10- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 10


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Houston Arboretum this spring.
Great contrast in the red, yellow, and white colors
with the smooth lines running along the petals.

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-09- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-09- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 09


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Dallas Arboretum this spring.
Great contrast in the orange and white
as well as the spiky center and the curved petals.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-08- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte

Zen Moments: In The Garden-08- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte



© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 08


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Houston Arboretum this spring.
Love the vibrant red color!

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-07- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte




Zen Moments: In The Garden-07- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte



© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 07


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Dallas Arboretum this spring.
These delicate bells were blooming
in all colors in one section of the gardens.
They may not be delightful on the ears,
but they certainly are on the eyes.


Sunday, January 12, 2014

Update on Goodreads.com giveaway of Dreams of the Turtle King...

So far 91 people have signed up for the Goodreads.com giveaway of my Dreams of the Turtle King book!
The offer runs for another 27 days, so jump in there to win your signed copy of the book.

There are also 43 people who have marked the book as one they want to read. 
I guess they are going to wait until the giveaway ends to see if they get a book. :)


Zen Moments: In The Garden-06- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte






Zen Moments: In The Garden-06- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 06


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Dallas Arboretum this spring.
Notice the spiderweb tracing the petals
in the flower in focus in the background.



Saturday, January 11, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-05- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte







Zen Moments: In The Garden-05- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte



© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 05


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Houston Arboretum this spring.
A bit beleaguered, but still 
showing full spread of petals
on a moist morning.


Thursday, January 9, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-04- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte






Zen Moments: In The Garden-04- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 04


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Mercer Arboretum this spring.
Color on form on color on form.
Delightful pinks!

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-03- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte






Zen Moments: In The Garden-03- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 03


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
A moment from the Mercer Arboretum this spring.
Love the play of light along the petals!

Monday, January 6, 2014

Dreams of the Turtle King Book Giveaway on Goodreads.com

I am running a promotional book giveaway on Goodreads.com for the Dreams of the Turtle King.
It will run through Feb 9th...just in time for Valentine's Day!

There are 5 copies of the book available to win.

Go to the link, below, to enter to win!
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/77356-dreams-of-the-turtle-king-poems-inspired-by-south-florida-beaches

Good luck!

**This book giveaway is open to Goodreads members of the United States and Canada only. If you are the chosen winner of the giveaway, I will receive your mailing address and am responsible for shipping you a copy of the book.**

Friday, January 3, 2014

Zen Moments: In The Garden-02- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte






Zen Moments: In The Garden-02- Original Photography by Texas Contemporary Artist Denise Bossarte


  


© Denise Bossarte
Zen Moments - In The Garden 02


A piece from my Zen Moments portfolio, In The Garden series.
These wonderful little water lilies 
were covering large sections of the pond
at the Houston Arboretum this spring.
So delicate and sprightly!