Flowers for my flower

My husband has called me “Flower” from the day we started dating. A bouquet would be accompanied by the note “flowers for my flower”.  I’m not exactly sure now how it started but I do have quite an obsession with roses...  I started photographing flowers when Tydeman, our eldest, was born. Close-up shots of the gerbera, lilies & daffodils that had been delivered. But it was the roses that captivated me the most with their sensual velvety texture & intense depth of color. Yes, the same description as my Velvet Scarves – I searched to find a silky velvet with deep color, almost black in the folds, to look like the petals of a rose entwined around your neck.  ...

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