Image Cereal magazine Aspen by Kate Holstein

Cereal – just about the coolest publication on the planet

Despite my best intentions to blog more regularly, I have days, even weeks, when I am just too busy with other projects to find the time. When this happens, rather than write something quick and crappy, I have decided to post imagery-based articles instead. Afterall, who amongst us doesn’t love a swoon inducing image? For those […] Read more…

Las Pozas, Xilitla surreal garden by Edward James

Las Pozas, Xilitla – the surreal garden of Edward James

Steps that end up going nowhere, infinite looping paths and massive concrete sculptures. All part of the surreal vision of paradise created by eccentric poet and artist, Sir Edward James.  In the middle of the lush Mexican jungle, the garden of Las Pozas covers some 80 acres located near the village of Xilitla, a seven-hour drive […] Read more…

everything's coming up roses inspiration board

Everything’s coming up roses

I have long had an enduring love affair with the rose. Indeed, so much so that over 20 years ago, I married my wonderful husband on a hot summer’s day, the air heavy with the intoxicating perfume of old fashioned heritage roses, in the beautiful Nancy Steen Garden here in Auckland. A year or two […] Read more…

fading flower images by Trine Hisdal

Fading beauty – flower prints by Trine Hisdal

Recently I started following Norwegian freelance photographer, Trine Hisdal on Instagram. I saw one of her images, fell in love with it and just had to find out more. I am a flower lover from way back and can appreciate a beautiful floral image as much as the next person, but what stopped me in […] Read more…

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