i started fixing + re-doing this piece early this year. it’s taken [more than] a few months, but it’s finally finished and ready for the world. 😀 i do wish i had the ‘before’ photo so you could really appreciate this ‘after’ one.
[peony flower…regarded as a symbol of wealth, good fortune and prosperity]
[chrysanthemum…Autumn is the season of this flower, a time of tranquillity, completeness, and abundance following the harvest. Since it blooms right into winter, it may also symbolize the ability to mediate between life and death, between Heaven and Earth.]
[cherry blossoms… transience of life, change of seaons]