_DSC0024Bees, originally uploaded by goldhams.

Why Rosypaint? I’m a painter, and I love my roses. “Bees” (2007) came in response to news of Colony Collapse Disorder, which has caused the loss of over one quarter of commercial U.S. honeybee hives. In researching bees, I discovered an amazing social arrangement, full of purpose and mystery, not unlike the lives we lead.