The daffodils are an adaptation of “east meets west” – stylised lotus leaves with daffodil blooms, painted on a special cotton material. In this time of lock-down and some degree of anxiety, I liked the intention of the haiku – hope beyond the tougher times.
There were no queues, no shortage of things I needed, cheerful assistants and when I paid at the checkout shoppers were offered a free bouquet of spring flowers. So there are some nice things happening despite all the restrictions!
As a souvenir of this I painted the tulips