Century - Passing of the Century Plant
by Patricia Howitt
Set of folded stationery cards printed on bright white, smooth card stock to bring your personal artistic style to everyday correspondence. Each card is blank on the inside and includes a soft white, European fold envelope for mailing.
My parents had one growing for some years, and this is a study of the falling flower-spike, with its branches and the remains of the flower-heads, with digital enhancement. The pattern in the foreground is of plant cells from a study drawn in a botany lab.
lant, century, agave americana, flower stalk, cells, death, botany, drawing, pencil, graphite