How to Be a Wildflower (Hardcover)

A Field Guide

By Katie Daisy (By (artist))

Chronicle Books, 9781452142685, 208pp.

Publication Date: February 16, 2016

List Price: 19.95*
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A fresh perspective, an outdoor exploration, a new adventure about to begin—How to Be a Wildflower is the book to celebrate these and other wide-open occasions. Encouraging self-discovery through encounters with nature, beloved artist Katie Daisy brings her beautiful paintings and lettering to this collection of things to do and make, quotes, meditations, natural history, and more. A recipe for strawberry rhubarb pie, a prompt to hike by the light of the moon, a place to press flowers: every page inside the charming textured two-piece case invites readers to wander, gather, savor, and ponder the natural world around them. For every wild and free spirit—and those who aspire to be—this is a field guide to living life to the fullest.

About the Author

Katie Daisy is an artist whose work captures the essence of living with nature. She resides in Bend, Oregon.

Praise For How to Be a Wildflower: A Field Guide

"For pure whimsy, you just can't beat 'How to Be a Wildflower: A Field Guide' by Katie Daisy. The Bend, Oregon, artist brings her beautiful paintings and lettering to this delightful book, a collection of nature-inspired quotations, meditations, lore, and even a recipe for fresh strawberry-rhubarb pie." - Traditional Home