Monthly Archives: February 2013

Scheming color….

In the last post “Wheeling Color”, we looked at rainbows of color and the challenges of a multi-color scheme in a flower arrangement.  Easier to work with are monochromatic, analogous and complementary color schemes. In her 2002 book, “The Gardener’s … Continue reading

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Wheeling color…..

  Working with color is one of the most delightful aspects of floral design.  We all react to colors very differently.  One person’s favorite can be an anathema to another.  Take the pink/purple of liatris………..please!  Or phlox that has reverted … Continue reading

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New York Valentines

New York loves Valentine’s Day.  Who doesn’t like a bright kick of red or pink to chase away the Winter blues? The New York flower market was deceptively calm yesterday and bursting with gorgeous flowers to make any Valentine’s heart … Continue reading

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