Mid-April Projects …Floral Friday

As far as a theme for this post goes, I really have to reach for one.  After the projects were completed, all I could come up with are rounded containers that have bases.  Lame? Yes.  I did have fun putting these arrangements together, though.


The white planter pot was made by Frankoma Pottery of Sapulpa, Oklahoma out of red Oklahoma clay.  This makes a great container for a collection of spring blooms.


The goblet shaped container is made of very thick, heavy glass. It has a very slight, green tint to it. The vase is perfect for a cheerful variety of colors.


The Shawnee globe planter has stymied me for several years.  This time, I decided that a solitary spider mum should work well in this difficult container. A selection of greenery makes a perfect bed for the orange flower.

In the end, it doesn’t matter whether or not I have a particular theme in mind. My creative instincts were alive and even provided a solution for a difficult display problem.

mini-moiThe Blue Jay of Happiness likes this vision by E.Y. Harburg, “April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees.”


About swabby429

An eclectic guy who likes to observe the world around him and comment about those observations.
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