Today I started on the fourth sign of the Astrological Wheel: Cancer – The Crab.
My coloring progress for today:
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In 2012 I created a hyperbolic tessellation mandala for each of the zodiac signs. For Cancer, its symbol is a crab and its claws. It’s fascinating how the overall pattern turned into a collection of “safety pins”.
Without looking I reached into my bin of colors to pick a starting color for the background and it turned out to be an earthy color called “dulled ivory”…to me it feels like a warm brown, like a rich soil awaiting its seeds to germinate.
Read about the “Sign of Cancer” as this week’s Mandala of the Week.
About the Mandalas of the Day: