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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

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