On Friday I left work a few minutes early and headed down to the Tidal Basin to check out the peak bloom cherry blossoms on a beautiful, blue skies kind of day. DC is at its loveliest in the spring, even when spring comes early.
|[Dear Illustration Friday visitors: you're probably wondering what the "swamp" connection is. Legend has it that our nation's capital was built on a swamp. Not quite true, but there were wetlands involved, and it gets awfully humid in the summer.]|
|Testing out pastel colors!|