Create the flower arrangements of your dreams to keep at home, take to the office, or display on any special occasion using the simple tips and tricks and masterful techniques taught by Executive Director and professor Calvert Crary and the master florists at FlowerSchool New York.
Cut, place and embellish. With the easy 3-step technique and design guidelines in Easy Ikebana, making an extraordinary flower arrangement is that simple
Since its origins in the sixth-century, ikebana has been as much a philosophy as an art, with its roots in Zen Buddism and a reverence for nature. Over hundreds of years it has developed a complex set of unwritten rules, that take a lifetime to master.
A charming, gorgeously illustrated botanical encyclopedia for your favorite romantic, local witch, bride-to-be, or green-thumbed friend.
Floriography is a full-color guide to the historical uses and secret meanings behind an impressive array of flowers and herbs.
Named a Best Interior Design Book of 2020 by Food52
"A modern take on a centuries-old art that’s breathtakingly simple.”
—Booklist, starred review
At its heart, the Japanese art of ikebana is about celebrating an intimate connection with nature.
Flowers breathe fresh air into our home d cor, but constantly replacing and maintaining fresh flowers can be expensive and tricky.
Like Soiree, Designing Life's Celebrations will appeal to readers looking for modern, elegant ways to entertain at home. Impeccably styled and photographed, ranging from a Moroccan-themed evening to a New Year's Eve family dinner, all of the parties emphasize original ideas for designing tabletops, linens, and flowers.
In an invitation to expand and liberate your creative voice in floral design, Jenny Thomasson (AIFD, PFCI, EMC) generously unfolds her artistic process that has made her a rising star in the industry through 40+ beautifully shot compositions. The delicacy, intensity, and cyclical temporality of flowers mirror our deepest emotions--making them a potent source of inspiration and innovation.
- Flower Shower explores the integral role that flowers play in our world--as cultural signifiers; as motifs in Indian art, architecture, sculpture, literature and textiles. - Discussing a range of topics from botany to aesthetics and history to poetry, the author takes you through an immersive journey.
- A beautifully illustrated monograph dedicated to florist and designer Hiroto InoueJapanese floral artist Hiroto Inoue, whose delightful charm and witty nature earned him the nicknamed 'Funny' in the floral design universe, excels in creating intricate geometric designs and compositions that often seem to defy gravity.
This wonderful photographic record of the last year at the site of the New Covent Garden Flower Market, occupied since the 1960s before it moved to its new, more modern premises, captures the essence and heart of what makes a market: its amazing product—the exuberant blooms and foliage—along with the characters that bring it life as they work there or visit it, as sellers, buyers,