Cattleya care for beginners. This is a great resource for orchid care.  copyright Greg Allikas -

proper light for orchids: " lus, rich, dark green of most houseplants is not desirable in orchid leaves. A grassy green color (light or medium green with yellowish tones) means the plant is receiving sufficient light to bloom.

Orchid, Cattleya

Beautiful Orchid - Jehovah is not afraid to use the whole box of crayons. His use of colour just blows my mind. I am just learning to use colour in my paintings.