Pencil Drawing of an Orchid Flower

Over the weekend, this flower fell off of our White Orchid plant which was a gift from a family friend. It looked so beautiful and sad that I wanted to try and capture that moment in time.  It's funny how I hadn't noticed all the details on the flower until I decided to draw it:

Here's a picture of the top of the plant which resides in our kitchen:

Isn't it just so lovely and elegant?  Well I think so!