Clockwise from top left: Amelie Mancini tea towel ($22);
Llubav Duerr gouache painting ($95-$125, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase); POPbyTS notecard ($5); Idlewild Co. art print ($28); Strange Plants book (Zioxla, $30); Cush Barcelona pillows ($62.25 each)
Forget flowers. Artists are embracing the humble cactus on paper and fabric, in projects that range from playful printed tea towels to colorful photography. One thing's certain: this spiky succulent makes a graphic style statement that gets right to the point.