Please Santa, can I have a serving plate as beautiful as this in finest sun-warmed porcelain (without the barbs)? And perhaps a matching leather stool (definitely without the barbs)?
Quite an upsetting sight in botanic gardens. The yahoos have been at it again- branding the bamboo before it has a chance to be recognised as part of the noble instrument of a calligrapher or painter.
Nature again delivers a sculpturo-visual harmony incapable of improvement.
Remembering that I have pulled live fish from the sea with scales as gorgeously textured and coloured as this.
Terry my weedy sea dragon on the front cover of the Canberra Times and Panorama over the weekend, 10 May 2014.