Where beauty meets beauty

This weekend I took part in a flower workshop organized by the National gallery.  We had a flower-themed lecture by an art historian, where we viewed photographs, paintings and sculptures and listened to accompanying historical facts about potraying plants and flowers in the art. It was almost surreal, the venue, the distant chatter of gallery…

So the spring has arrived!

It was unthinkable just a couple of days ago, but the spring is indeed here. We went to a local marketplace on a sunny Saturday morning, to buy some vegetables and fruits – garlic, young onions, tomatoes, Brussel sprouts, paprika and apples. The moment we entered, I noticed an old gentleman carring a bunch of…