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Rustic Woodland Arrangement


In this video clip Leanne explores the vegetative design style.  Beginning with a Northwestern woodland styled basket she demonstrates the mechanics for constructing a watertight container, then reviews the elements of of the vegetative design style while creating a dramatic arrangement.  The result is a beautiful composition of twigs, moss, lichens, ranunculus, viburnum, hydrangea and grasses Enjoy!

May 18, 2018

Classic White Hand-Tied Garden Roses


The classic Hand-Tied style of design is perfect for creating both bridal bouquets and centerpieces.  In this video demonstration Leanne creates an elegant bouquet with a focus on the color white using garden roses for GardenRosesDirect.com.  You will love the step-by-step techniques that Leanne reveals in creating this beautiful design.  Enjoy!

May 4, 2018

Sensational Mothers Day Roses


Mother’s Day is a holiday that calls for a gift of lavish and over-the-top flowers, and nothing fills the occasion like luscious garden roses. In this video demonstration Leanne creates a dazzling arrangement in an armature of floral netting with garden roses from GardenRosesDirect.com.  Hydrangea, orchids, freesia, ranunculus and wax flower complete this sensational design.  Enjoy! 

April 27, 2018

Contemporary Orchid Art


Sometimes we design to make a living and sometimes we design for our soul.  In this video Leanne creates an amazing piece of floral art suitable for an art galley, a hotel lobby or a corporate office.  The design features a single stem of phalaenopsis orchid mounted on a  round woven frame.  You will love this easy-to-create design.  Enjoy! 

April 20, 2018

Contemporary Component Design


Component design involves a group of floral designs each of which can stand alone or may be used together to create a larger design.  Component design is an excellent merchandising technique for a retail florist.  You will love the techniques demonstrated as Leanne creates a beautiful three piece ultra-contemporary design in fire colors.  Enjoy!

April 13, 2018

Inside-Out Centerpiece


In this video Leanne demonstrates how to create maximum visual impact with minimal flowers in the creation of a centerpiece perfect for an elegant wedding or event.  Beginning with a glass and brass candle lantern, Leanne uses Oasis IGLU holders to build a beautiful spring design on both the inside and the outside of the candle lantern.  A bird’s nest and eggs completes the design.  You will love this innovative technique.  Enjoy!

April 6, 2018

Spring Blues Design


The spring season has an abundance of wonderful blue flowers. In this video how-to demonstration Leanne shares her passion for blue flowers including her favorites, Anemones and Muscari. The arrangement is created using a floral netting armature and fresh water to accommodate the fragile stems of these spring flowers.  You will love this finished design.  Enjoy!

March 30, 2018

Fragrant Garden Rose Bridal Bouquet


Often overlooked, fragrance is a very special part of any floral design and this is especially true of bridal bouquets.  In this how-to video Leanne creates an on-trend bridal bouquet using highly fragrant flowers from GardenRosesDirect.com.  The primary blossom is the “Edith” rose from David Austin Roses.  This combined with Freesia and Pieres and finished with a wire collar and accenting beads make for a stunning bouquet.  Enjoy!

March 23, 2018

All About Garlands


The easiest way to add drama and flair to any wedding or event is through the use of fresh foliage garlands.  In this video clip Leanne discuses the many uses for garlands as she demonstrates pre-made garland, layered garland and how to create your own custom garland using foliages from FiftyFlowers.com. She also demonstrates how to enhance garland and how to calculate the amount of foliages and the footage of garland needed for an event. Enjoy!

March 10, 2018

Easter Celebration


In this video Leanne celebrates the many colors and flowers of springtime with a beautiful nested centerpiece.  A floral foam design tray filled with colorful Easter eggs is the base of this design.  Leanne then creates a dramatic nest of foliages and blossoms in a triadic color harmony.  As a finishing touch she adds a sheltering accent of willow and maiden hair fern. You are going to love this design.  Enjoy!

March 3, 2018