Monday, 30 June 2008

Fierce thistle

Can plants be fierce? Maybe the thistle is. For Illustration Friday
© 2008 Nicky Linzey

8 comments:

Nicola said...

Oh, this is so beautiful!

steve said...

Elegant and original!

Flying Colors said...

This "Thistle" has put up one FIERCE BARRIER to keep it's lovely flower away from our grabby hands! Wonderfully done...
It makes me really smile :)

Monica Josephson said...

I love what you did with this. Great idea and so beautiful!

Anna Nadler said...

Simply beautiful! From the colors, to the intricate details, nice!

Mixed Media Martyr said...

Thistles are deinately fierce - but these ones are beautiful too!! Excellent illustration - I love it.

j.dávila said...

This is gorgeous! And thistles are quite fierce, have you ever tangled with one?

atomicvelvetsigh said...

ohh beautiful! didnt thought of using flowers or plants for fierce..

tho im skipping this week's if i think.. to make way for a post for a friend..