“If you think one day you will get it all done, and then you can relax, you are bound to be disappointed.”

Season end and the last of the roses are still blooming because here in the southern hemisphere, June heralds Winter. The onset of early morning frosts, cool nights and even … Continue reading “If you think one day you will get it all done, and then you can relax, you are bound to be disappointed.”

“I am following Nature without being able to grasp her… I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers. ”

Nurture; nur·ture a verb (used with object), nur·tured, nur·tur·ing. “To help develop, help grow, nourish, sustain, to promote growth” Nurture is the best word to describe my growing of Claude Monet and … Continue reading “I am following Nature without being able to grasp her… I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers. ”

“Each moment of the year has its own beauty, a picture which was never seen before, and which shall never be seen again.”

– Centre front in my mind and heart over the last few months are my roses. Living in isolation in a rural environment is quite usual, although not quite anti-social … Continue reading “Each moment of the year has its own beauty, a picture which was never seen before, and which shall never be seen again.”