Tulip Tea Tryouts

The sun broke through just long enough to shoot tulips in a teacup today.

Tulip Tea Reference - Marie Cameron 2015

 

Tulip Tea Reference 6 - Marie Cameron 2015

 

Tulip Tea Reference 5 - Marie Cameron 2015

 

Tulip Tea Reference 3 - Marie Cameron 2015

 

Tulip Tea Reference 7 - Marie Cameron 2015

 

Tulip Tea Reference 4 - Marie Cameron 2015

I love these little teacups made in Occupied Japan, they’re hand painted with such vibrant colors and the flowers are so playfully stylized. Look for more coming up (when their flowers are finally in season).

Now what kind of bird? ┬áHere are some from my archives, though I don’t know…

4 birds - Marie Cameron

Does it help to know that the tulip symbolizes “perfect lover” and “fame”? Perhaps not, I’ll have to think on it.