There are so many kinds of visual art related to gardens: mosaics, silk paintings, water colors, sketches, carvings, oil paintings, sculpture – the list goes on and on! It seems that artists of all genres enjoy gardens and flowers just as much as we gardeners do. ZenGarden presents a variety of art forms to inspire us and bring even more beauty to our lives.
Many of our poetry and haiku selections also contain wonderful works of art, so we have included these in the Art list. Our members tell us that the multi-media presentations are particularly meaningful We agree!
Thank you, to all our great artists!
Flowers and mystery – Haiku for two worlds — Gardens are not just sunlit sanctuaries. Sometimes a flower, a fragrance, a fallen blossom can evoke deep memories or otherworldly feelings. A garden by moonlight tells different stories than the stories
Pulling Onions by Michael P. Garofalo — Our favorite line from this collection of sayings is “Sitting in a garden and doing nothing is high art everywhere.” It seems that many artists throughout history have agreed with this sentiment. Our