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political art, origami, lotus,
Mandala: Red Lotus from the Black Mire 3
Watercolor and Origami
9" x 9" x 1.5"

This is my optimism, balance to the pessimism of "Down the Drains".
The title is a line from the "Threefold Lotus Sutra" (Kosei Publishing Company, Tokyo, 1987)

Base Paper is Black German Etch, Origami is Echiczen washi - red. Painted bead (center of center lotus). Bead-pearls (centers of corner lotuses).