Glass in the garden

I promised this post a few weeks ago after my trip to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. As friends and I wandered through the garden, we encountered workers installing glass art pieces. Huge cardboard boxes and ladders sat alongside flowers. The workers had completed a few of the projects but most weren’t finished.

I came across the first sculpture, not realizing it was part of a garden-wide project. It looked striking but perhaps out of place in a garden.

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I like the magic spot in this picture where one of the glass tips is aglow with sunlight.

It occurred to me something larger might be happening when I noticed these glass apples: Continue reading