Member Voice for Stripes and Lines theme for September 10

 Stripes and Lines - our theme for September 10th. When I looked up the definitions for stripes and lines, I started seeing lines where before I would not have seen them! I hope the definitions below will give you tons of ideas to shoot for.

 definition of stripe: 
 A long narrow band distinguished, as by color or texture, from the surrounding material or surface.
 A textile pattern of parallel bands or lines on a contrasting background. A fabric having such a pattern.
 A strip of cloth or braid worn on a uniform to indicate rank, awards received, or length of service; a chevron. A distinctive type, kind, or sort: a man of his stripe.

Cobalt and Turquoise Reeds by Dale Chihuly at Frederik Meijer Gardens

definition of line:
a. A thin continuous mark, as that made by a pen, pencil, or brush applied to a surface.
b. A similar mark cut or scratched into a surface.
c. A crease in the skin, especially on the face; a wrinkle.

a. A real or imaginary mark positioned in relation to fixed points of reference.
b. A degree or circle of longitude or latitude drawn on a map or globe.
c. The equator. 

a. A border or boundary: the county line.
b. A demarcation: a line of darker water beyond the reef.
c. A contour or an outline: the line of the hills against the evening sky.

a. A mark used to define a shape or represent a contour.
b. Any of the marks that make up the formal design of a picture.

a. A cable, rope, string, cord, or wire.
b. Nautical A rope used aboard a ship.
c. A fishing line.
d. A clothesline.
e. A cord or tape used, as by builders or surveyors, for measuring, leveling, or straightening.
7. A pipe or system of pipes for conveying a fluid.