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Raffish stand

In “Be Mine, Valentine” earlier this year, a raffia covered stand of tubes was created for a Valentine’s Day centerpiece (see Archives, Feb 14, 2016).  It’s time to redecorate this stand for summer. In the original instructions, sitting on the … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a winning design…

For floral designers, Magnificent Memphis began with thumbnail sketches of the works of art central to the theme of the show.  Each class had 4, 5 or 6 specially selected Impressionist paintings from the Dixon Museum permanent collection. Thinking about … Continue reading

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