Posts tagged ‘climate’

December 4, 2015

Open Studio, Dec. 6, 2015. Come Rain or Come Shine!

Flights of Fancy Corn Lily 142-143. ©2015, Lorrie Fink

 

 

Join me this weekend!
Sunday, December 6, 2015
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

September 20, 2015

Sunspot, Corn Lily 301

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Sunspot, Corn Lily 301. Oil on paper, image size: 12 x 12 in. Lorrie Fink, 2015

Recent work from the Wild Things series, as I continue to investigate and interpret botanical forms. Corn Lilies (Veratrum californicum) are native perennials that grow in moist meadow lands of the Eastern Sierras and are found in several western states. Although considered poisonous, these plants contain a unique alkaloid that has been used in clinical trials to treat certain forms of cancer, by inhibiting the hedgehog signaling pathway.

September 17, 2015

Weather report: a little rain falls in my back yard

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Ten-second spatter followed by half-hour shower. Now we’re talking!

September 15, 2015

Twenty Seconds of Rain in Oakland today

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