Sunset over Mt. of the Holy Cross Metal Print
by Aaron Spong
Sunset over Mt. of the Holy Cross by Aaron Spong - 10" x 6.5"
Sunset over Mt. of the Holy Cross metal print by Aaron Spong. Bring your artwork to life with the stylish lines and added depth of a metal print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 1/16" thick aluminum. The aluminum sheet is offset from the wall by a 3/4" thick wooden frame which is attached to the back. The high gloss of the aluminum sheet complements the rich colors of any image to produce stunning results.
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Sunset Over Mt. of the Holy Cross - Mountain photography by Aaron Spong This incredible view of the famous Mt. of the Holy Cross was taken at sunset from Notch Mountain on a calm early Summer evening near Minturn, Colorado. This is the same exact location that Henry Jackson took the first photograph of the mountain in 1873. The snow filled Cross Couloir gives the mountain it's name and has historically been a pilgrimage destination for religious groups. People would travel to the Holy Cross Wilderness and attempt to wash in the "Bowl of Tears" tarn below the cross, considering it a holy place to be healed. Today it is better known as one of the most beautiful and remote fourteen thousand foot mountains known as 14ers. The clouds turned a beautiful pink color as the sun disappeared behind the horizon making for a truly breathtaking scene as I sat on the rocks. I knew it would be a long hike down back in the dark on the snow and talus to reach camp, but I was elated the whole tr...
About Aaron Spong
Welcome to the online gallery of Colorado artist and art teacher Aaron Spong. Aaron specializes in outdoor, landscape, and wildlife art. He offers high quality prints of drawings, paintings, and photography that fit well on any home or office wall. His incredibly detailed artwork is done predominantly in a realistic style, while his photography has an outdoor/nature theme from trips hiking, camping and climbing peaks throughout the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Feel free to contact Aaron with questions or comments regarding any images. Artist Blog - 14erart.com Follow Aaron on Facebook - facebook.com/AaronSpongFineArt Follow Aaron on Twitter - twitter.com/AaronSpongArt Follow Aaron on Pinterest -...