Forcing tulips in water is a fun, easy, and a unique way to grow tulips that most people have not seen before. Showing the natural beauty of the bulb is a pure, modern, and minimalist approach to floral design.
Vincent van Gogh: Still Life ~ Vase with Irises Against a Yellow Background. Oil on canvas. Saint-Remy: May, Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum. (Irises is on the list of the most expensive paintings ever sold, selling for 54 million . Still Life)
Van Gogh, 'Stricken by Acute Mental Derangement': Author article by art critic Richard Cork