Thanks, Gerry... good information to know. I might
have suggested "Passion's Blush" for three words or less... next time I'll know.
I'll vote for "Twist of Twilight."
Is there any restriction on use of proper names,
particularly copyrighted or patented names? I wonder about Harry Potter?
I've begun a drawing of an iris but before I get
much farther I'll need permission of the gardener. I think this one came from
Margot's Gardens. If not, I may need to change the color and a bit of the
shape, but it's breathtaking.
My search for a flower began when I was looking for
a large, watercolor painting or print for our formal entry. We have a high 20
foot ceiling and it needed to be dramatic, but I didn't want to lose the
elegance of the flower by reaching for drama. Everything I saw seemed to be
very harsh or not realistic, and after extensive searching I decided to do
one myself. It'll take several studies before I'm ready to go to canvas, but I
adore the lacy, variegated leaves, and the delicacy if the entire
I can't imagine how I ever thought flowers were
boring. Whatever was I thinking?? Sheesh.
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are limited to three words (Princess Caroline de Monaco being
exception known to me), but I agree that it is an
I am sure you will find many iris worthy of your
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