Welcome to today's Creativity Crate, your first one for the month of May. Creativity Crate aims to embrace the vibe of springtime: energizing and exciting. So let's get to it!
Since today is Public Gardens Day, we'd like to bring a little bloom to you. Enjoy some fun stuff to click on!
Explore
The history of flowers in Western art
How Georgia O’Keeffe’s garden keeps growing
Garden spaces you can tour virtually
Experience
A photographer captures Holland's tulip gardens without people
Things you might not know about Hieronymus Bosch’s The Garden of Earthly Delights
A Twitter bot account aimed at encapsulating a garden experience
Detailed illustrations of tress with unruly roots
Home garden mistakes you might be making
Express
A free botanical drawing course by The Metropolitan Museum of Art
NYC is planting secret messages in parks using this typeface for trees
How to draw flowers in three steps
Fruits and vegetables you can grow indoors
From Lydia Black, Executive Director of the Alliance for the Arts:

"The arts are vital and are providing an essential service – hope. 
 
To support our mission to transform lives and improve our community through the arts, Dean & Monica Piccirillo and Wilbur Smith Law Firm have offered to match any gift to the Alliance – dollar for dollar – up to $10,000, before May 31st . "

Click here to read the full letter from Lydia
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Alliance for the Arts • ArtInLee.org
239-939-2787  •  10091 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers

Now celebrating 45 years of transforming lives
and improving our community through the arts
Janet & Bruce Bunch · The Claiborne & Ned Foulds Foundation
Leigh Frizzell Hayes · Mary Lou & Richard Helms · Meisenberg Family Trust
Clif & Tina Parker · Arthur Zupko