I am, at once, exasperated and intrigued by the modern world, and especially technology. Flowers, however, offer me unalloyed pleasure. These images, which seek to update the genre of flower still life painting, depict hand held technology, with its built-in obsolescence, and other contemporary objects, next to briefly radiant blooms.

Dahlias and i-phone

Cottage garden flowers and remote control

Ranunculus and mouse

Eucalyptus, Tippex and Earphones

Chrysanthemum and nokia mobile

Asters and Filofax

Hydrangea and Holepunch

Carnations and Lager

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