The Serene & Peaceful Colorado Prairie

Alison Sherrow

Tags Colorado

bumble bee on a purple colorado prairie thistle blossom

To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery.  The revery alone will do, If bees are few.

~Emily Dickinson

Read on, or jump to the Prairie Collection of prints here.

The prairie here is wide open, void of trees with the exception of pines far off in the distance. The warm summer air is filled with sweet notes of the Meadowlark's song. 

photograph of tall colorado prairie grass

The gentle swirling breeze picks up in strength causing wave-like ripples along the tips of the tall grasses as they dip and sway with rhythmical movement, reminiscent of the surface of water.

Little effort is needed to find oneself slowly slipping away into a peaceful daydream.

Prairie Grass Art:

Foxtail Barley fine art nature print framed fine art of prairie grass by agedpage photography

Foxtail Barley Grass is often referred to as Squirrel Tail and Bobtail Grass.  It's graceful dance is captured in these photographs, creating a tranquil mood.

framed fine art print of prairie grass by agedpage photography green and white prairie grass fine art print by agedpage photography 

Above: 'Rhythmical' & 'Effervescent Grace'

landscape of the colorado prairie with foxtail barley grass

Patches of Foxtail Grass spread through the prairie like a winding stream.  Below, the lavender petals of the Lewis Flax dot the landscape.

lewis flax with purple flowers on the colorado prairie

fine art purple wildflower print by agedpage photography

'Ethereal Symmetry'

"I was influenced by the natural brown tones within the landscape.  The result was this sienna toned artwork, which made the light purple blossoms even more eye-catching."  -Alison 

'Yucca Flowers'

yucca flowers fine art print by agedpage photography

"The true way to live is to enjoy every moment as it passes, and surely it is in the everyday things around us that the beauty of life lies." 

~Laura Ingalls Wilder

Visit the ever growing prairie collection here to see more photographs and to shop for fine art prints.  Wood trim artwork and canvas art are available, in the nature and landscape section, here.

Featured Artwork For Sale:
Fine art prints of the botanical photographs featured in this post are available in a variety of sizes.  Pricing begins at $28.00 for and 8x10" print, up to $190.00 for 30x40" prints on lustre paper.  Prints on cotton rag paper are also offered.
Click on the titles below for artwork details: 
1.   Rhythmical 




1 comment

  • You have captured the true essence of the Prairie love ❤️ everything that you have done Alison 💕

    Ann Davis

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