Fading

The magic of textured layers keeps a fern in full autumn glory. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 29 layers

Protector

A sun-dappled tree covered by frosty textures turns reminiscent of a Japanese watercolor. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 22 layers

Reacquainted

Welcoming apple blossoms. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 33 layers

Tea Time

Edinburgh, trees, red berries: perfection. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 8 layers

Peach

The tulip as concept. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 25 layers

Sleepy

This rhododendron didn’t look ready to wake up. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 46 layers

Agave

Memento of a West Coast trip. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 3 layers

Coral

Forced hue, but still a tulip. Digital collage © 2012 Liz Ruest, 25 layers