We hope that our readers in the Northern hemisphere are now enjoying the warmth and sunshine that Spring brings, allowing new life to burst forth after the dormancy of winter.
The weather is mild, and the new leaves and flower buds might be seen as a sign of hope and and optimism for the future.
People everywhere, especially in Japan, love the spring cherry blossom season for that reason.
We hope you enjoy the following video from Arts&Emotions, 1 showcasing Van Gogh's fascination with the beauty of Orchards in Blossom...........
- With thanks to Arts&Emotions, an Art and Humanities website based in Brazil, who have kindly given permission for us to share their wonderful videos, set to classical music.