Oodles of gemstones incorporated into this..... turquoise, mother of pearl, hemimorphite olivary, cultured pearls, amethyst, agate, gold coral, blue sand night stars sitara, lapis lazuli plus dichroic cabochons. Measures 45 x 25 cm (18 x 10") I can't describe how easy and fulfilling this was to do! My life has been crazy lately, whether this mosaic depicts that? All I know is that it kept me sane while everything else wasn't!
The path to taoist temples of Qingcheng Mountain, Sichuan, China. Its a National Park with the same name and a part of the World Heritage Site Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System since
Passo dello Stelvio ~ Italy (Province of Sondrio) ~ The Stelvio Pass is a mountain pass in northern Italy, at an elevation of m above sea level. It is the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps, and the second highest in the Alps.
The old wooden door was standing loose along the trail leading to the Seealpsee (which you can see when you look through the door). The door with the mountain range as a backdrop presented a perfect photo-opportunity. By Dominic Walter