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Russian River Rose

Petals Flourishing Among the Grapes

Captivated by their graceful forms and intoxicating fragrances. Jan Tolmasoff began cultivating roses decades ago. Today, visitors to her family's Northern California vineyard experience...

To Capture the Radiant Bloom

Lauded for her exquisite botanical representations—both technically accurate drawings and more impressionistic interpretations—Linda Funk shares her expertise nationwide through gallery showings, lectures, and published...
Painting with Petals

Painting with Petals

A half-dozen flowers, a handful of fern fronds, and stems with serrated leaves might be the makings of a cheerful summertime bouquet, but to...
Ethereal Antique Irish Lace

Ethereal Antique Irish Lace

A two-hundred-year-old thatched-roof building nestles along a lane in the Northern Ireland village of Enniskillen. Its whitewashed façade looks every bit as enchanting as...

Quintessential Couture

Practiced hands carefully stitch shimmering beads along the décolletage of a lacy evening gown destined to garner appreciative—and envious—looks at an upcoming London gala. Stepping...

A Fine Excursion

Combining the charms of the verdant English landscape with a celebration of friendship, beloved writer and illustrator Susan Branch hosts a picnic in the...