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Mandala: Red Lotus from the Black Mire 1
Watercolor and Origami
8.25" x 1.5" (diameter x height)

Red Lotus from the Black Mire is a line from The Sutra of Hui Neng (Publisher: Shambhala, Boston. 1985). I have used this title and its symbolical significance in various media at various times.

Base Paper is Black German Etch, Origami is Echiczen Washi - red (not acid-free). Green Paper: unknown. Various beads on the different Lotuses.