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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

On Trend Floral Wrist Corsage


On trend for prom and wedding wrist corsages is the classic floral cuff updated with today’s materials, colors and flowers. Metallics, bling and brightly colored flowers are the look of the season.  In this video clip Leanne shares the techniques for creating a floral cuff as she designs a spectacular wrist corsage.  Enjoy!

February 23, 2018

Garden Wedding Urn Arrangement


Since Pantone’s announcement of Ultra Violet as the color of the year we have witnessed wedding flowers becoming more vivid, brighter and more intense.  In this video Leanne creates a grand garden urn in tints, tones and shades of Ultra violet.  The flowers include hydrangea, orchids, garden roses and luscious foliages all from Florabundance.com.  You will love the design techniques shared in this video.  And, the finished design is absolutely spectacular.  Enjoy!   

February 16, 2018

Tall Compote Centerpiece


The tall footed compote is very on trend for weddings and events.  In this video Leanne creates a lavish arrangement using fabulous flowers from Florabundance.com. As Leanne demonstrates the design she presents an informative lesson in the application of the elements and principles of floral design. You will love the finished design.  Enjoy! 

February 9, 2018

Copper Warmth Centerpiece


Copper accents are on trend for 2018.  With its orange and red tones and overall earthy hue, copper is a wonderful accent for flowers and other natural materials. In this video clip Leanne creates a lavish classic round centerpiece as she fills a copper bowl with copper hued Toffee Roses, seeded Lily of the Valley bush and Hypericum.  As a final touch Leanne uses Lily Grass to shelter the arrangement adds a touch of copper to the Lily Grass with copper hog rings.  Enjoy!

February 2, 2018

Bespoke Bridal Bouquet


In this video how-to demonstration Leanne creates a dramatic Bespoke Garden Styled Bridal Bouquet featuring flowers from Florabundance.com. There are many techniques for creating a bridal bouquet. A currently popular technique is the use of a floral netting or chicken wire armature for the bouquet. This technique is a bit of a challenge at first, but with practice it becomes easy. This is a method that you will want to master and add to your skills library.

January 26, 2018

Fastest Roses Ever


Speed Design for the Professional Floral Designer.

Speed design is a subject that is rarely discussed or demonstrated. However, when faced with a major holiday and orders for hundreds of arrangements it is an essential skill for the professional floral designer. In this video Leanne demonstrates how to create an elegant arrangement of 12 roses and 5 hydrangea in one minute and 33 seconds. Enjoy!

January 19, 2018

Spring Botanical Floral Design


One of the great joys of being a floral designer is that we can move ahead of the seasons. It may be the middle of winter, but that doesn’t stop us from creating beautiful springtime arrangements. In this video Leanne demonstrates the basics of creating botanical styled designs as she creates a sensational springtime arrangement filled with spring bulb flowers. Enjoy!

January 12, 2018

Valentine's Day Production Techniques


Developing strong production design skills is essential the professional floral designer. To be successful a designer must be fast as well as creative. In this video Leanne shares techniques for Valentine’s Day production. The key is organization and practice. With careful planing and good production skills, busy holidays can be a joy.

January 5, 2018