8/23/13

Palm tree pattern.

Pattern design inspired by the relief decorations in plaster and stone of the Alhambra in Granada.


A sketch and drawing of a column of the Alhambra. Many of the decorative elements in the stone and plaster work are poems and mottos written in calligraphy stylised to suggest vegetation, referencing the the palace gardens:


Sketches date palms from Tarifa and Barcelona:





1 comment:

Anonymous said...

beautiful!