Orchid Hype Framed Print By Bill TiepelmanA bold Orchidaceae interpretation reflecting the intensity and subtly contrast of the Orchid. The Greek myth of Orchis explains the origin of the plants. Orchis, the son of a nymph and a satyr, came upon a festival of Dionysios (Bacchus) in the forest. He drank too much, and attempted to rape a priestess of Dionysios. For his insult, he was torn apart by the Bacchanalians.
Orchid Illumine - For the love of Orchids! Aside from the Daisy, I think the orchid is one of my favorite flowers to photograph. Some of my orchid shots certainly account for some of my most popular pieces, at least measured based on the number of prints and canvas sales.