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 »
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!
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 »
Christian Tortu has been called the “Yves Saint Laurent” of flowers for his dramatic sense of color, texture and style. In this class Christian put up an inspiration board of Saint Laurent’s designs which were mainly from his Russian opera and ballet collection of 1976. He challenged the students to make a hand tied bouquet using… Read more »
Christian’s second day of classes began with a “growing” garden for your table. In a sleek, low black square, Christian built his design with a grid of potato vine and maiden hair fern plants and moss balled up into sectional fillers. Into a low cylinder vase in the middle of the plants, cut flowers including… Read more »
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 »
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 »
Learn the techiniques that are integral to wedding design with English florist, Robbie Honey! To learn more about this exciting series of four classes, please click here!