A collection of 32 posts
More about Sunflowers
Sunflowers have large usually bright yellow flowers, known for facing the sun and to many of us radiate happiness and positive vibes. They go back to ancient times – not only are their seeds a source of nutrition, sunflowers have medicinal properties and have meaning to many cultures.
The art of sustainable floristry
Today we hear from a florist in Melbourne who was recently featured in a segment on the Australian television programme, Gardening Australia. She is passionate about making her floristry business as sustainable as possible. Image: Courtesy of Feldmann flowers, Facebook.
Botanical artist..... "or barking mad?!"
Today we meet a botanical artist who started making flowers when she was studying embroidery and design at TAFE and now concentrates on making beautiful Australian flowers using digital sewing machines she has programmed herself. Image: bloomingthreads.info
Reflection: Embracing the Beauty in the World
Rosh Hashanah gives us a time and the encouragement to reflect on the beauty of the world. Today we will enjoy our reflection through more paintings by Israeli artist Elena Kotliarker. Image: The Flowers and Dragonflies by Elana Kotliarker (fineartamerica.com)