Welcome to Words and Roses!

Words and Roses by Luisa Cotardo is a creative company that holds together the universe of words and the magic art of making roses.

Rosa Rosso

It provides a variety of services including writing, translations and reporting on the arts, music and cultural events.
Through the original experience with the 'Making a Rose' workshops inspires people with creative hidden talents.


Words hold the power to shape people lives.
Words shape thoughts, feelings, and the world's stories.
Written and spoken words are creative expressive mediums, funnels through which to channel
our needs, desires, concerns - and so much more.


Roses express grace and love: 'Speaks all languages the rose'
They have fascinated through the ages, having a rich history in art and literature with countless mysterious meanings.
A rose given or received turns always into a smile.
A rose hand-made is pure magic.

Petals and Poems

"A rose is a rose is a rose."
Gertrude Stein

"It is at the edge of the petal that love waits."
William Carlos Williams

"Their lips were four red roses on a stalk."
William Shakespeare

"What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet."
William Shakespeare

"A single rose can be my garden...a single friend, my world."
Leo Buscaglia

"When love first came to Earth, the Spring spread rose-beds to receive him."
Thomas Campbell

"Then there was music and wonderful roses, they tell me in sweet fragrant meadows of dawn and dew."
The Beatles