Left: A pile of shattered glass along railroad tracks (left), a brick wall on the side of a church, a tree trunk scorched by forest fire... You can find a surprising assortment of color, texture and abstract design in common places. Here are a few examples of patterns, textures and colors found as elements of nature and and in the details of man-made structures.
Right: A boardwalk keeps shoes dry while protecting delicate riparian habitat along a riverside hiking trail.
Left: Two examples of simple brick facades create an interesting pattern of lines and textures.
Right: Glass brick is a classic structural element that faded out of, then back... [ Read more...