To the Heart of Flowers 2020 Wall Calendar

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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 2020 by Amalia Elena Veralli reveals the incredible patterns, vaulted canopies, and spires that argue for nature’s place as Earth’s foremost architect.

| Large blocks for notes | Reproduced on quality, 100-pound paper | Calendar measures 13 ¾ by 10 ½ inches closed and 13 ¾ by 21 inches open

Flowers and observations in this edition include:

Flower: Flowering Maple

Observation:

“In the hope of reaching the moonmen fail to see the flowersthat blossom at their feet.”                                                               

—Albert Schweitzer

Flower: Love in a Mist

Observation:

“Flowers are heaven’s masterpiece.”                    

—Dorothy Parker

Flower: Chicory

Observation:

“Perfumes are the feelings of flowers.”                       

—Heinrich Heine

Flower: Gerbera Daisy

Observation

“God has sown his name on the heavens in glittering stars; but on earth he planteth his name by tender flowers.”                     

—Jean Paul Richter

Flower: Pocketbook Plan

Observation

“There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation’s braggart lords.”                                   

—John Muir

Flower: Parrot’s Beak

Observation:

“Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful;they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.”               

—Luther Burbank

Flower: Angel Trumpet

Observation:

“Flowers and plants are silent presences; they nourish every sense except the ear.”                                                                             

—May Sarton

Flower: Cyclamen

Observation:

“Deep in their root, all flowers keep the light.”              

—Theodore Roethke

Flower: Kangaroo Paw

Observation:

“The most precious gift we can offer others is our presence. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.”    

—Thich Nhat Hanh

Flower: Cockscomb

Observation:

“But out of the heart of this little flower God gazes into my face!”

—Toyohiko Kagawa

Flower: Parrot Tulips

Observation:

 It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.              

—William Carlos Williams

Flower: Zinnia

Observation:

God is extravagant, pouring his gratuitous love into the world, embedding it into creation and into our souls. Every act of creativity is, directly or indirectly, an intuitive response to offer to God what He has given to us.                            

—Makoto Fujimura

 

 

 

 

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