Clouds up on a tree or fresh carpet on grass, the scent of purple is a blooming Jacaranda.

Jacaranda tree detail, Jardim Botânico da Madeira, Madeira, 2021
Jacaranda tree and blossoms, ink and watercolor on Japanese paper, 2021

Thank you for reading another zen Monday. Over the next weeks zen Mondays will be exploring small corners of beauty from Madeira island.

Every Monday is zen Monday. Always a weekly dose of Japanese ink painting coupled with one photograph from my archives.