The illustration is a very personal translation of what the heart needs, rather than what the eye sees. It never ceases to amaze me how the contact with nature awakens anew all this rush of numb feelings that were lost in living the everyday life, without even noticing it. It's like the story of the frog that is boiled in gradually warmed up water, and ends up... well, you know... dead. Metaphorically or not.
Here are few images with the work in progress: