Collaborators, contributors & featured work

1. Inga Ilza Peterson, paper flower artist: 

Inga is an artist, teacher, and creator of paper flower tutorials and workshops. She’s taught for Jo Malone London, Mendocino Art Center and others. Her work is here:

Here is a  time lapse video of Inga making the Lauren’s Grape poppy for our exhibit:

2. Anna Laurent, exhibit designer:

Artist and author Anna Laurent ( worked with the Garden Club of East Hampton to translate our story about Papavers into exhibition panels. She’s the author of Botanical Art from the Golden Age of Scientific Discovery (University of Chicago Press, 2016); created an exhibit for 2018’s Freize London called Solastalgia Flora to highlight threats to global biodiversity; and has worked with scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on exhibitions about threatened plants. Her series of photographs titled Dispersal, available as limited edition prints, document seeds and fruits collected at leading arboreta and botanical gardens.

3. Dorie Greenspan’s recipe for Poppy Seed Teacake, The New York Times, January 3, 2022: 

Dorie is a five-time James Beard award winner and divides her time between New York City,
Westbrook, CT and Paris, France