Skywatch Friday: Art Imitates Nature Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - October 30, 2008 Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Pietro Brosio2:44 PMOh yes, great sequence and great comparison, Sandy! It's so true! Very beautiful Sky Watch post.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJuliana RW2:52 PMlovely blueMine SWF post in HERE. Hope you have time to visit. Thanks.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnne3:01 PMSo strange and funny pictures and post. The hourse seemed so nice...nice weekend also to you.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybobbie3:04 PMThe mesh horse is fantastic! and the mesh of branches just as much so!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKay3:07 PMI love that sky through the horse photo. Very beautiful and artistic.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGuy D3:08 PMVery unique shots, you gave me some great ideas. Thanks for sharing!Cheers!Regina In PicturesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDebbie@Like a Rose3:22 PMThese are really cool.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBarb3:23 PMWonderful blue sky, Sandy! I love twig art! So this might be a yearling and a sapling?ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous3:26 PMGreat eye and artistic connection! Enjoyed this!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyColoradolady3:26 PMInteresting photos. Loved this idea on a different spin for SWF.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplywispy willow3:26 PMTruer words were never ... or something to that effect.Yes, art does imitate nature. But nature still does it SO MUCH BETTER!Great comparisons! Great shots!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyColin Campbell3:27 PMLove the last one. We are right in the middle of Horse Racing season here in Australia. The Melbourne Cup is next Tuesday, Election Day in the US.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLouise3:28 PMThis is really interesting and beautiful.It is extra interesting to me because one of the things in my upcoming art curriculum is nothing more than drawing branches--up close like you show.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNamnet3:34 PMThe beautiful set of photos. The last one grabs me. The nature cannot be surpassed by any art:-)Happy skywatching.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRoses and Lilacs3:40 PMLove the horse.MarnieReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River3:45 PMWonderful juxtaposition and beautiful photos (as always!)I love the angles you chose.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd3:47 PMlovely patterns, makes you more aware of the structure of trees when they are bereft of their leaves. maybe that relates to us also, when we let down our facade there is more complexity to appreciate than we let others see or know about us.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDina4:00 PMOh, I see what you mean!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMumbaiiteAnu4:02 PMFantastic blue sky shots, especially the one thru the mesh horse.Have a great weekend.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLaura ~Peach~4:17 PMcool photos!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEG CameraGirl4:20 PMYour photos show a wonderful comparison between art and nature. Very cool post!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPhoto Cache4:26 PMOh yeah, I love this collection very much. Happy weekend and happy halloween.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySaraG4:34 PMGreat photos. Thanks for sharing.Take care.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplykjpweb4:39 PMYep. Art tries. ;)Glorious!Cheers, KlausReplyDeleteRepliesReplyimac5:11 PMVery dramatic and very colourful with the rich blue sky, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybowledover5:13 PMSmashing introduction to SWF. Thank you and thanks for the lovly sky picture too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous5:18 PMSandy those are so cool. I love how you saw the nature in the art and found the shots for comparison. Great sequence.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat - Arkansas5:29 PMHow clever! Wonderful photos, and great comparison.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown5:37 PMLove these shots Sandy, so well composedReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija5:44 PMVery well illustrated heading to your pictures, and such deep blue skies.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous5:53 PMSandy, this is fantastic! congratulations Steven MayReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMichele6:10 PMAwesome... I really like how you have done this... fantastic! =)~Michele~Mountain Retreat- CanadaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLinda6:35 PMBeautiful and different. Love the blue skies.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRose6:35 PMThat is one brilliant blue sky!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyvincibene6:39 PMInteresting originally pictures, beautiful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous7:25 PMBeautiful shots and subject.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJane Hards Photography7:38 PMFanatstic.So original to shoot the sky through the piece of art.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMarilyn9:28 PMI like how you always post from an out of the ordinary perspective.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown9:31 PMThe metal looks a great deal like branches!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyjudi/Gmj9:39 PMBeautifully captured.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyQuiet Paths9:50 PMI love the way you have presented these images. The shapes are fascinating against the totally blue sky.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarletta11:03 PMWow Sandy - very awesome shots!A wonderful comparison!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyIndrani12:45 AMGreat shots!Where was the horse's shot taken? Amazing!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplythyme2:57 AMGood observation!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHeart of Rachel4:26 AMThe horse is a great work of art. Nature is one of the best art displays for free.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous4:28 AMvery beautiful seriesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth5:54 AMA very clever mix of pics here.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyWoody8:16 AMI really like these photos. Very nice..ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:24 AMOh that is great very creative designs...TCReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul8:57 AMsimply amazing... the color of that sky is so serene...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown9:26 AMGreat series indeed. Love the horse.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS10:27 AMWhat a cool comparison! I really liked that horse sculpture in first shot tho. Perhaps the artist of the sculpture got their inspiration from the artist of the tree. . . God!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnne-Berit11:01 AMBeautiful horse,like the other two also.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDaryl12:14 PMMost excellent contrast/comparison ... boo-tiful!:-DarylReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAphotoAday1:43 PMThat is SO cool...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller1:45 PMWhat awesome shots ... and unique perspective. Thanks for sharing ;--)Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyWH3:11 PMLove these weaving patterns. Lots of connections--interweaving--all throughout nature. Cool!!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous4:54 PMWhat a great post - very cool comparison! Nicely presented, and with a beautiful sky, to boot!ReplyDeleteRepliesReply♥ Stines hverdag5:47 PMCreative and beautiful pictures!Have a great weekend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBrad Myers9:49 PMSandy, a very neat sky watch Friday post.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplythreesidesofcrazy11:42 PMWOW I love this!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous6:03 AMSandy, this is a great series - the photos themselves, but also drawing our attention to the similarities between them, helping us to see both art and nature with new eyes.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGemma Wiseman6:56 AMWhat an intriguing, unusual set of images! I think my favourite must be the meshy horse's head with the patchwork blue sky peeping through!ReplyDeleteRepliesReply gmirage1:38 PMI envy the blue skies!!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyA Colorful World8:01 PMLove this photo, Sandy! Wonderful Skywatch!MarieReplyDeleteRepliesReplyA Colorful World8:02 PMPhotos...I meant to say.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCatherine1:24 PMI wasn't in front of my computer for last Sky Watch. Yours is wonderful, as usual, so original! This horse 'sculpture' emphasize your Sky, like a children'construction game. A great idea.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.