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Contemporary Winter Wreath


Winter white is on-trend and so very elegant. In this how-to video Leanne creates a gorgeous contemporary wreath using bold green evergreens combined with dried and bleached oak leaves and hanging amaranthus. An accent of color shifted conifer cones completes the design. Hung on a front door, this wreath says “welcome to my home for the holidays”. Enjoy!

November 29, 2019

Creative Retreat 2020


The 2019 Creative Retreat held at the Oregon Garden Resort was a marvelous experience for all who attended. Today we are releasing a video recap of the 2019 retreat and announcing the dates for the Creative Retreat 2020. The 2020 Creative Retreat will be held on October 11 through 14, 2020. We are not yet allowing registrations but, we have started a Waiting List. Add your name to our waiting list and plan to join us as we Relax, Rejuvenate, Explore, Dream, Create and Share.

November 22, 2019

Rustic Thanksgiving Centerpiece


There are many colors, textures and styles found in Thanksgiving Centerpieces. Everything from the classic fire colors with autumn leaves to Cornucopia styled designs, Della Robbia styled designs, even whimsical designs. In this how-to demonstration Leanne creates a rustic styled design with a primary usage of foraged materials. Enjoy!

November 15, 2019

Garden Rose Bridal Bouquet


In this how-to video Leanne demonstrates how to create a natural styled hand-tied bridal bouquet using fabulous Tiara Garden Roses from GardenRosesDirect.com. Bachelor buttons, nigella pods, Queen Anne’s lace and mini-phalaenopsis orchids compliment the roses. The finishing touch of soft textural lambs ear foliage completes this gorgeous on-trend bouquet. Enjoy!

November 8, 2019

Wedding Hoop Bouquet


The wedding hoop bouquet is on-trend, hot and fabulous. The hoop bouquet is a uniquely elegant design, perfect for the sophisticated bride. In this how-to video Leanne shares the techniques for building a hoop bouquet as she creates a gorgeous bouquet with Phalaenopsis Orchids from FiftyFlowers.com. You are gong to love this demonstration. Enjoy!

November 3, 2019

Autumn Bridal Bouquet


It’s easy to understand why autumn weddings are on-trend; gorgeous colors, fabulous textures and so many fall berries, seed pods and grasses to design with. In this how-to video Leanne creates a stunning hand-tied autumn bridal bouquet featuring roses from GardenRosesDirect.com. The Golden Mustard rose grown by Alexandra Farms is perfect for an autumn bouquet. Enjoy!

October 25, 2019

Easiest Gardenia Corsage Ever


There so many way to create a wrist corsage. Some techniques are complicated, other techniques are simple. One of the most intimidating blossoms that floral designers face when creating corsages is the delicate and fragrant gardenia. In this how-to design video Leanne demonstrates the “easiest gardenia corsage ever”. Really, a bit of ribbon, a bit of foliage, Oasis Floral Adhesive and a single gardenia blossom combine to create a beautiful gardenia corsage. Enjoy!

October 18, 2019

Foliage Wedding Centerpiece


On-trend are wedding centerpieces that are foam free and completely biodegradable created with foliages only, no flowers. In this Flower School Video Leanne demonstrates the techniques and mechanics for creating a centerpiece with an organic armature of curly willow and fabulous foliages from FiftyFlowers.com. Enjoy!

October 11, 2019

Sunflower Topiary


Sunflowers are such marvelous flowers. Tall, stately and dramatic they demand a design style that really enhances their beauty. In this Flower School Video Leanne demonstrates the techniques and mechanics for creating an outstanding sunflower topiary design. Be sure and gather armfuls of sunflowers for designing while the season lasts. Enjoy!

October 4, 2019

Autumn Compote Centerpiece


In this how-to video Leanne creates a beautiful autumn compote using gorgeous garden roses from GardenRosesDirect.com. The design features two of Leanne’s favorite roses, Angels Pillow and Eugenie, both grown by Alexandra Farms. Completing the design with fall foliages and blossoms, Leanne demonstrates the techniques for designing in a floral netting armature.

September 27, 2019