Sunday, July 25, 2010


   Cymbidium orchid blooms in a cube vase with curly willow, seeded eucalyptus and croton leaves. There's an orchid for everybody. Really.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

purple bridal bouquet

A lovely clutch bouquet of stock, lisianthus, lavender roses and chocolate cosmos. One of the designs for Jefferson City show. More images from this event will be posted soon.

Sunday, July 18, 2010

cube vase arrangement

A trendy design of yellow and green roses, butter-cream stock, peruvian lilies, lisianthus, mini tulips, caspia and seeded eucalyptus

Friday, July 16, 2010

Summertime (and the livin' is easy)

A vibrant summer mix of yellow solidago,
 red celosia and white balloonflower.
photo by Jamey Essig

celosia by Rocky Top-balloonflower by Backyard (be sure to view large)

Friday, July 9, 2010

60th Anniversary Arrangement

An arrangement of purple stock, lavender phlox, yellow yarrow, white crape myrtle, lemon balm, seeded eucalyptus and sedum (used as an armature.) In a cut glass repro art deco punch bowl. A floral gift for our Grandma and PaPa Brown on their 60th wedding anniversary!

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

The Process

Making an impromptu arrangement of wildflowers collected on a 10 mile drive between rural New London and rural West Ely Missouri. Campanula, Rudbeckia, Monarda, Elderberry, and an unknown or two-very fun!

Photo by Heather Handyside

Friday, July 2, 2010