This is so beautiful....
“My art is about being appreciative of the small things in life and enjoying each moment as time is precious and life is ephemeral,” the artist Raku Inoue writes.
Raku takes leaves and blossoms from his garden and then creates glorious images that last a few hours to maybe a week before they go into the recycle bin. Here are more of his remarks:
“It’s also understanding and accepting that not everything is forever, especially in nature and that sometimes there is beauty in letting things go. If I can get some of my audience to feel this way then I have accomplished my true goal.”
Take a look at some of Raku's wonderful work: