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An Organic Design of Spring Flowers


Spring has arrived and the markets are filled with colorful and fragrant spring flowers. In this how-to video Leanne takes an organic approach to arranging flowers using a ball of curly willow branches in a clear vase to create an armature for supporting the delicate stems and a design that appears to be the roots of the flowers. This is a design that you will want to create over and over again during the spring season. Enjoy!

March 25, 2017

Triadic Hand-Tied Bouquet


Hand-Tied bouquets continue to grow in popularity. With practice they are easy to make and can be simply dropped into a water filled container to complete a beautiful arrangement. In this video clip Leanne creates a hand-tied bouquet in a Triadic color harmony. The bold colors of red, yellow and blue can overwhelm the bouquet so Leanne softens the mix with the grays of Dusty Miller and Brunia. The addition of a wired succulent finishes the design. Enjoy!

March 17, 2017

Springtime Garden


In this video clip Leanne captures the transition of winter into spring. Using the moody winter blues of Delphinium brightened with the spring colors of Ranunculus and Billy Balls she creates a parallel styled arrangement in a split compliment color harmony. The addition of a blooming Dogwood branch completes this beautiful design. Enjoy!

March 9, 2017

Hydrangea Centerpiece


Hydrangea are such fabulous blossoms, big, bold and dramatic. And, they can be very long lasting, if you know how to take care of them. In this video clip Leanne shares the techniques for keeping Hydrangea blossoms beautiful for as long as possible and she creates a lovely centerpiece in a triadic color harmony using green hydrangea, ranunculus, pin cushion protea, lisianthus and kale. Enjoy!

March 1, 2017

Prom Floral Cuff


Styles for prom flowers are changing. Today’s young women insist on being daring and different. The flowers today are sophisticated and stylish with a touch of bling. In this video how-to Leanne demonstrates a dramatic Floral Cuff, flower jewelry perfect for this season’s proms. Enjoy!

February 27, 2017

Spring Fling Hand-Tied Bouquet


One of the great things about being a floral designer is that once Valentine’s Day is over, it’s springtime. Yes, it still may be winter outside but when we start designing with spring flowers, spring has arrived. In this video how-to demonstration Leanne shares the techniques for creating a hand-tied bouquet as she creates a beautiful Spring Fling bouquet. Enjoy!

February 20, 2017

Valentine's Day Sweets


Roses and candy are classic gifts for Valentine’s Day. In this video how-to video Leanne demonstrates a clever design technique as she creates an innovative and beautiful design combining red, white and pink M&M’s candies with red roses, pink garden roses and white baby’s breath. Enjoy!

February 13, 2017

Valentine Rose Care


February has arrived, and with it a very busy time for floral designers. Sometimes overlooked, good flower care and handling is the first essential step of any floral design. In this Valentine video clip Leanne reviews the basics for the care of Valentine roses and shares tips for keeping your roses alive and beautiful as long as possible. Enjoy!

February 6, 2017

Floral Design Trends 2017


It’s going to be a very exciting year for floral trends. In this video clip Leanne explores the hottest trends in colors, flowers and design styles for 2017. Starting with the Pantone color of the year Greenery, Leanne demonstrates several color harmonies in various tints, tones and shades. She also shares her picks for the hottest flowers, foliages and floral design styles. Enjoy!!!

January 26, 2017

Prom Wrist Corsage


If there is one event which demands attention to the very latest trends it is flowers for proms. More than a corsage today’s prom flowers are flower jewelry. In this video clip Leanne creates a beautiful on trend wrist corsage and a coordinating flower ring. You will love the techniques that she shares for creating flower jewelry. Enjoy!!!

January 22, 2017