Kimono Seasons
Beauty of the Bonsai
 
Artistic interpretations of
Japanese beauty complemented
by their seasons
 
Different species and
disciplining styles of
Bonsai in their native
settings
       
 
Four mythical creatures each
show their true colors when
they harden to stone
 
Non-serialized
superealistic expressions
       
  Akitsushima (Isle of the Dragonfly)   Cho
 
Five different Tombo (dragonfly) species. In Japan the dragonfly is symbolic of strength, courage, victory, success and happiness.  
Twelve different Cho (butterfly) species. Universally, the butterfly signifies beauty, change, and love.
         
 
 
1995-2012 Elizabeth Koval