I don't remember what spurred my recent obsession with chinese lanterns (the flower) but regardless, I just came-to after blacking out on flickr for a while and here's what I've dug up... enjoy!
by Sylvia Cook
by Marcia Thompson
by Junichiro Ayomama
by Sylvia van der Meij (my fav I think!)
Each flower seems so delicate and intricate and I love the idea of such a fragile cage holding something so precious and beautiful inside. This can be translated to so many aspects of life..