Category Archives: Botany

Exploring through nature ~ plant cuttings, botanical illustrations, floral use, the environment, flower arranging and display, foraging.

Tales of the Moth & Rabbit

Today I would like to share the work of one of my favourite textile artists. He likes to go by the name of Mister Finch and is, in my opinion, one of the most talented and exciting textiles artists around.

Tales of the Moth & Rabbit

Today I would like to share the work of one of my favourite textile artists. He likes to go by the name of Mister Finch and is, in my opinion, one of the most talented and exciting textiles artists around.

Old Bottles, New Blooms

Ever received a bouquet of flowers and then split it into three jars? Or stuck that rose from a loved one into the nearest empty drinks bottle in your room?  A big bouquet of wonderfully fresh open flowers is almost

Old Bottles, New Blooms

Ever received a bouquet of flowers and then split it into three jars? Or stuck that rose from a loved one into the nearest empty drinks bottle in your room?  A big bouquet of wonderfully fresh open flowers is almost

Gardens in Garments

The sudden return to flowers in fashion at the turn of the season is quite predictable. The sombre heady colours of the colder months are replaced with light floaty floral prints making way for easy breezy warmer months. Predictable they

Gardens in Garments

The sudden return to flowers in fashion at the turn of the season is quite predictable. The sombre heady colours of the colder months are replaced with light floaty floral prints making way for easy breezy warmer months. Predictable they

Biophiliac

I understand why Frida kept tying those blooms in her hair. She, in my eyes, is the original ‘Punk rocker with flowers in her hair’. Despite what critics and writers have said in numerous publications over the years about Frida’s

Biophiliac

I understand why Frida kept tying those blooms in her hair. She, in my eyes, is the original ‘Punk rocker with flowers in her hair’. Despite what critics and writers have said in numerous publications over the years about Frida’s