SPRING TULIP MANIA 2018
And a part from enjoying the colour and Spring vibrations the tulips brought into our home, I also photographed several bouquets.
This is the window sill in my bedroom, where I decided to set up ......
I found this lovely blue jug, pichet, at Emmaus on my last prop foray there.
Asparagus are in season and I thought the green stems would make an interesting arrangement with these purple and pink tulips ..... One of the advantages of going to the PYO farm is the fantastic variety of flowers on offer.
These unusual red and white striped tulips look similar to the infamous Semper Augustus variety that both made the fortune of and ruined many tulip owners, in the 17th century Tulip Mania. All of these images* are available as prints, canvases or cards, in my Shop, together with my tulip photos from previous Spring sessions.
I had so many flowers that I made these little bouquets for three friends, a simple arrangement in a jam jar, covered with pretty magazine pages and tied with saved ribbon, of which I have a box full.
Give your friends a splash of colour today by sharing these beautiful images using the buttons below :)
Thank you for visiting,
Looking for a unique gift for your home or for someone special?
Take a look in my Shop, where you can buy prints.
* If you would like to buy an image that is not currently in the shop, don't hesitate to write to me here: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vous cherchez un cadeau unique pour votre décor ou pour une personne aimée?
Regardez dans mon Magasin, ou vous pouvez acheter des tirages.
* Si vous voulez acheter une image qui n'est pas dans le magasin actuellement, n'hésitez pas à m'écrire ici: email@example.com.
All photos © Henrietta Richer, unless otherwise stated.
Beauty Is In The Details
Love them Henrie! I see some of the as beautiful message cards or even notebook covers!
Looking forward to coming back for the peonies! Only problem is I'm mostly gone in May! Crazy life!
No comments posted.
Welcome to my blog:
My French Country Life.
I'm British born, but moved to France decades ago for love.
My blog is about my photography and my life in the French countryside, near Paris.
I create images that are greatly influenced by art, both past and present, that you can buy in the shop.
I'm happy to discuss comissions.
Recent PostsTULIP PORTRAITS PICK YOUR OWN TULIPS SPRING TULIP MANIA 2018 SPRING BEAUTIES ECCLESIASTES 1 - ALL IS VANITY. ALL IS VANITY - VANITAS STILL LIFE. ABSTRACT SNOWSCAPES - A WINDOW WITH SERENE VIEWS. SNOW IN MY FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE. SNOW PHOTOS AT THE CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES. MAKE - ICE LANTERNS.