Maureen Wilks


Artist, Photographer, Writer

Amanita Mushroom
Amanita muscaria flavivolvata
​In the fall I like to take a drive through the San Mateo Mountains in southwest NM. Along the roadside there are blooms of the poisonous bright red to orange Amanita Mushroom. Their beautiful rounded shapes made me think of a woman as my creation took hold.

32x40 in
Canvas

Lady Amanita