Monthly Archives: April 2011

Meredith Waga-Perez on 4/28/11

FlowerSchool New York was honored, once again, by a spring flower class taught by Meredith Waga-Perez, of Belle Fleur New York, this past Thursday.  Meredith, who is always generous with her passion for beautiful flowers, brought the most colorful spring bouquets for everyone to choose from.  Peonies, ranunculus (though the end of that season is… Read more »

Eileen Johnson Quoted in Garden Design Magazine – April 2011

FlowerSchool New York’s own, Eileen Johnson, was interviewed for last month’s Garden Design Magazin article on what it takes to make striking arrangements titled, ‘Flower Toolbox.’  She points out that, for beginners, it helps to keep it simple.  Color mixing is a skill that takes time, so stay close to monochromatic as you can thereby… Read more »

Orchid: The Fatal Attraction

The book on my desk now is “Orchid: The Fatal AttractionOrchid: The Fatal Attraction” by Dr Anne Ronse. It is published by one of my favorite publishers, Stichting Kunstboek. We now carry a large selection of this Belgium publisher’s astonishingly beautiful books at FlowerSchool New York’s bookstore. “Orchid” has some of the most breathtaking closeup… Read more »