This was done as a baby gift for a good friend and I hoped it would encapsulate the small yet strongly memorable moments in those early days.
Peony: the “king of flowers”, according to the Chinese. I believe this is an Alice Roberts variety.
A peony growing in my garden. Latin name: Paeonia suffruticosa.
Asarum europaeum, commonly known as European wild ginger, growing my garden.
I am saying goodbye to my precious friends (my favorite plants and flowers) this week as we move away from Long Island to Boston, on our way to St Andrews.
A copy of Peter Paul Rubens’ PORTRAIT STUDY OF HIS SON NICOLAS, 1621.