In this series of blinterviews, I talk with women who are stepping up and inspiring us to both speak our Minds and speak from our Hearts.
Sandy Morrow, Artist : The Sensual Beauty of Flowers
Sandy Morrow is an artist who has been fascinated by flowers since early childhood.
“Initially I was inspired by my mother’s garden in Melbourne,” she tells me, as we quietly sip coffee in Paddington. “The flowers there were so beautiful – I was fascinated by them. They drew me into a world of beauty, love, appreciation and gratitude. They seemed to represent something beautiful in the midst of life and still do.”
As Sandy talks I see images of a little girl delighting in colours and blooms. I can imagine her leaning over, peering intently and gently touching . I can feel the peace she experienced, the quietude that comes from immersion in beauty.
“Life can be a paradox. There is such beauty in the world, such perfection and yet there is also conflict and cruelty. I want to remember the beauty. I want others to remember the beauty. I’d love my art to inspire and touch people’s hearts.” Read More→