Monthly Archives: August 2014

Wildflowers and Weeds with Lewis Miller-July 30, 2014

Lewis Miller, of Lewis Miller Design, challenged us not once but twice in his mid summer master class titled “Wild Flowers and Weeds.” First, the class had to make a large hand tied bouquet using blackberries, Queen Anne’s lace, scabiosa pods, sedum, dahlias, lisianthus, two different varieties of grasses and celosia. Then we had to… Read more »

Flowers and Fashion with Oscar Mora-Sept 18th!

Following New York Fashion Week, haute florist Oscar Mora will create a fashionable arrangement featuring the newest colors of the season. Oscar Mora’s flowers meet at the intersection of art and design -be entranced by his sophisticated use of natural elements in this one of a kind Master Class!                To register for this exciting class, please click here!

Summer Fruits and Flowers with Christian Tortu-July 11, 2014

Just like the fireworks that exploded in the New York sky a week earlier, Christian’s summer fruits and flowers seemed to explode with the fruits and shades of summer! It was a beautiful rainbow of yellow Eremerus, blue Delphinium, purple Sweet Pea, magenta cockscomb Celosia, purple Veronica, yellow and orange tomatoes, green corn on the… Read more »

Wedding Workshop, Table Design with Christian Tortu-July 9, 2014

Christian wowed us again with a wedding table design that was both innovative and elegant. An old concept was made new with the use of grapes and monochromatic greens and whites. Three, narrow pillar candles were placed in a low cylinder vase to which grapes and sweet peas on the vine were added. With this… Read more »

Wedding Workshop, Wedding Bouquet with Christian Tortu-July 9, 2014

We kicked off our Summer series of classes with Christian Tortu with a bridal bouquet like no other! Using a soft and creamy palette, Christian created a dreamy bouquet that was lush, subtle and absolutely gorgeous. Creamy sweet peas on the vine, and a bow of white tulle finished off the rose and lisianthus bouquet… Read more »