The Open Gate | Reagan Word
Gate: The Tlaquepaque bridge has long been a gateway to Sedona. The gate motif is a welcoming transition into Central Sedona.
Heron: Great Blue Herons are a common sight in Sedona near Oak Creek, and Reagan wanted to create a creekside experience for the viewer. The heron also represents the quest for our unique purpose in life.
Apple Tree: A symbol of antiquity, apples are the fruit of creativity. Sedona has been known historically for it's apple orchards also.
Red Rocks: symbolizing beauty that we are given.
Bear: Seen in the negative space below the apple tree's branches, unexpectedly shows up to represent the heartline of Sedona. "