This first one made me think of the biblical burning bush ......
... so I went into the orange firy shapes and developed them with darker shadows and areas between. Here is a close up of the resulting centre.
Then I thought the areas at the base could be joined and harmonized to give the idea of the earth though somewhat egg shaped, with the firy shapes floating above it. Finally I turned it upside down and darkened the area below the globe.
Something completely different in landscape and street scene style in my next post also created during my stay at Anitas.