Beyond the Mandala

By Tim Phelps Creating nature mandalas is a personal quest. It further defines the joy I have had for the entirety of my life fascinated with and interpreting nature in pen and ink nature prints, animal doodles and cartoons and now full color representational mandalas. Life is full of serendipitous moments of creativity if we can un-tether our minds from rigidity. Tapping into our artistic creativity often means throwing off blinders and kicking our inner…