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Ohia Lehua Wood Print featuring the photograph Peles Flower by James Temple
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10.00" x 7.38"

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10.00" x 7.38"

 

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Peles Flower Wood Print

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Peles Flower wood print by James Temple.   Bring your artwork to life with the texture and added depth of a wood print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 3/4" thick maple wood. There are D-clips on the back of the print for mounting it to your wall using mounting hooks and nails (included).

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2 - 3 business days

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Atlanta, GA

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What a gorgeous capture, James!

James Temple replied:

These endangered chia trees grow in the mountains here on Molokai.

Always a very special flower! I love the legend associated with it. Featured in Hawaiiana. Aloha nui!!

James Temple replied:

Mahalo Jane, and for the feature in the Hawaiiana group!

This brings back great memories, James! We all knew that picking these flowers would bring rain and so we never touched them during Kona storm season! Beautiful capture and perfect "talk story" description! l/f :-))

James Temple replied:

Aloha Nanci, I'm glad I brought back great memories for you.

Love the composition and colors. LF

James Temple replied:

Thank you Sunil

What a wonderful legend to explain the beauty of the Peles Flower, James! Love the jump in perspectives and mist rising! like/fav

James Temple replied:

Thank you Felipe!

Fascinating legend that accompanies this breathtaking image gorgeous work James:-) Sharing♥

James Temple replied:

Thanks Robyn

That is a beautiful legend James and a wonderful photograph to pay tribute to it :-) L/F

James Temple replied:

Thanks Stanza!

Wow! What a view, James! This is magical! V/F

What a breath taking photo - WOW! just magnificent.

Wish I could reach out and touch it.

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About Wood Prints

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Bring your artwork to life with the texture and depth of a wood print.   Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 3/4" thick maple wood.

All wood prints ship within 3 - 4 business days and arrive "ready to hang" with mounting hooks and nails.

Wood prints are extremely durable and add a rustic feel to any image.

For additional product photos and information, visit our wood prints product page.

Wood Print Reviews (172)

Average Rating (4.90 Stars):

July 15th, 2018

My father loved it.

July 9th, 2018

I was very disappointed with the end result - photo shows grey tones in the sky but the one we received is brown. It does not go with the décor of the room at all. Wish there was a disclaimer that states color isn't guaranteed. Not sure what I'll do with the picture but it won't be displayed as intended.

July 3rd, 2018

❤️❤️❤️

July 3rd, 2018

This was my first purchase of a print on wood. This image looks spectacular! I will definitely be purchasing more wood prints in the future.

June 27th, 2018

It's so beautiful I love it ... It reminds me of my two sister and I.

June 27th, 2018

Ordered this on wood and totally love it. Looks old and reminds me of where I went to school as a child.

Artist's Description

In Hawaii there is a common tree in the forest called the 'ohi'a tree, that is important in Hawaiian culture. It bears beautiful flowers called Lehua blossoms. Occasionally these blossoms are yellow or orange, but the most common color is red. There is a legend associated with the 'ohi'a tree and it's blossoms that goes like this: One day Pele, the goddess of the volcano, met a handsome young man named 'ohi'a. She desired to have him as her sweetheart. He confessed that he already was in love with another young girl, Lehua. This enraged Pele and she used her magical powers to transform the young man into the ugly 'ohi'a tree. Lehua was terribly sad and pleaded with Pele to return the young man back to his human form. Pele refused so Lehua begged the gods to help her to be reunited with 'ohi'a. Instead of changing 'ohi'a back to a human, the gods transformed Lehua into a lovely red blossom to adorn the 'ohi'a tree. Now when anyone picks a Lehua blossom, it will rain because the lover...

About James Temple

James Temple

I have lived in Hawaii for the past 16 years, 1200 feet above sea level, on the small rural island of Moloka'i. It is very quiet here, with only about 7,500 residents, sort of like living in a small town in the middle of the Pacific ocean. I appreciate the quiet life after spending 35 years in the advertising/design/illustration business in Chicago and San Francisco. I have always loved cooking. Eventually that love led me to a degree in the Culinary Arts. Since then I have designed and built a house, worked in restaurants, self-published three cookbooks, and took up photography. Now retired, I spend most of my time developing recipes and photographing them, plus researching and writing about Hawaii's culinary history on my food blog...

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