Flowers by Amalia Veralli 2018 Calendar
We look at a beautiful flower, but do we actually see it? Amalia Elena Veralli is a passionate visual explorer and her photographs take us on an expedition into the remarkable structure of flowers. Whether observing the entire bloom or seeing into a flower’s core, To the Heart of Flowers by Amalia Veralli 2018 calendar reveals the incredible patterns, vaulted canopies, and spires that argue for Nature’s place as Earth’s foremost architect.
Published by Tide-mark, To the Heart of Flowers 2018 wall calendar opens to 13.75 x 20.5 inches.
Flowers and quotations featured in the 2018 calendar include:
Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning. —Lydia M. Child
He who is born with a silver spoon in his mouth is generally considered a fortunate person, but his good fortune is small compared to that of the happy mortal who enters this world with a passion for flowers in his soul. —Celia Thaxter
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. —Helen Keller
To see a world in a grain of sand and heaven in a wild flower
Hold infinity in the palms of your hand and eternity in an hour.
The actual flower is the plant's highest fulfillment, and are not here exclusively for herbaria, county floras and plant geography: they are here first of all for delight. —John Ruskin
If seeds in the black earth can turn into such beautiful roses, what might not the heart of man become in its long journey toward the stars? —G.K. Chesterton
Until we can comprehend the beguiling beauty of a single flower, we are woefully unable to grasp the meaning and potential of life itself. —Virginia Wolf
Love in a Mist
One of the attributes of the living God is beauty. Beauty leads us to him. We really cannot live without it. —Roberta Ahmanson
Scabiosa Seed Pod
All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today. —Indian Proverb
He who does not love flowers has lost all love and fear of God. —Ludwig Tieck
Everyone needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike. —John Muir
About the Photographer
A native New Yorker, Amalia Elena Veralli has called Vermont her home for over 35 years. Her photographic journey includes study at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, the University of Vermont and numerous workshops and private study. She began her exploration in photography while on a trip to Europe working for a student travel organization. Originally she focused on black and white photography and printmaking in her darkroom. She owned and operated Warren Village Pottery for almost 30 years, retiring in July 2005 to pursue her career as professional fine art photography.