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Elevated Autumn Design


Using a gorgeous red Dahlia as inspiration Leanne creates a dramatic elevated design in an analogous color palette. Leanne shares an innovative technique using an Oasis O’DAPTER holder and Midnight foam. The use of rose hips, hanging amaranthus and fruit bearing passion flower vine make this design sensational. Enjoy!

September 25, 2020

Antique Autumn Hand-Tie


Antique Hydrangeas and Burgundy Dahlias combine for an amazing color palette. In this Flower School How-To Video Leanne creates a sunning foam-free hand-tied design ready to drop into an elegant vase. The bouquet is finished with roses, mini-carnations, blackberries and smokebush foliage. A collar of draping eucalyptus foliage completes this awesome design. Enjoy

September 18, 2020

Autumn Floral Compote


Flowers for the autumn season are no longer just fire colors. With florals from Florabundance.com autumn arrives in many different colors, flowers, foliages and dried materials. In this Flower School How-To Video Leanne creates a gorgeous foam free bespoke garden style design in a lovely footed compote. Enjoy!

September 11, 2020

Autumn Floral Hurricane


In this Flower School How-To Video Leanne creates a lavish arrangement perfect for an autumn event. The arrangement is set in a Victorian styled hurricane lantern box. The flowers and foliages are an eclectic mix of autumn flowers, foliages, vines and pods from Florabundance. The addition of a pillar candle completes this beautiful design. Enjoy!

September 4, 2020

Floral Meadow Arrangement


The late summer season abounds with grasses, wild flowers and dried materials. In this flower school video demonstration Leanne creates a beautiful foam free design in the vegetative style. The vegetative style is a design created “as nature grows” with flowers from the same region and in the same season. Enjoy!

August 28, 2020

Fall Floral Arrangement


The late summer season is a wonderful time for floral designers. Colorful garden flowers are plentiful and autumn colors are beginning to appear. In this flower school video demonstration Leanne creates a beautiful fall arrangement perfect for home entertaining. Enjoy this demonstration a get ready for what is expected to be a very busy time for entertaining at home.

August 21, 2020

Funeral Flower Arrangement


Sympathy work and memorial tributes are some of the most important designs that we create as professional florists. Understanding excellent floral mechanics and techniques is essential. In this flower school how-to video Leanne creates a beautiful floral wreath as she demonstrates proper mechanics and design techniques. Enjoy!

August 14, 2020

The Power of Color


The focus of this Flower School How-To video is on color theory. Leanne creates five separate, but identical bouquets in an extended analogous color harmony then places the bouquets in five vases of different colors, one complementary and two analogous plus the neutrals black and white. This is a wonderful demonstration of the power of color. Enjoy!

August 9, 2020

Crescent Design Form


There are hundreds of recognized design forms and styles which go in and out of style over time. A design from currently gaining popularity is the Crescent Design. In this Flower School How-To video Leanne demonstrates this design form as she creates a beautiful classic crescent floral arrangement. Enjoy!

July 31, 2020

Designing with a Kenzan


The Kenzan is a floral mechanic used to hold cut flowers in place in a floral arrangement. Literally translated, Kenzan means “sword mountain”. It consists of a heavy lead plate fixed with erect brass needles. First used around 1890 with the introduction of the Moribana style of Ikebana design it remains a very popular mechanic among floral designers. Enjoy as Leanne creates a simple, yet beautiful design in the Moribana style.

July 24, 2020