Small With A Difference …Floral Friday

The second Floral Friday of the year features small vases that have unusual design elements. As is often the case for my hobby, the design cues of each container influence my choices of type, color, shape, and texture of the floral elements for each project.

The vintage monolith-shaped bud vase is reminiscent of Ancient Greece. A unruly bunch of predominantly red blooms disobeys the rigid formality of the vase.

The resin vase has the look and feel of old wood. The blue flower details encourage the use of pastel floral elements. The sloping, cut-away top allows for a grand presentation of the pink and baby-blue blooms.

The outrageous dark red chili pepper themed resin vase provides visual heat to warm up a cold Nebraska winter day. Warm orange and yellow flowers continue the spicy looks.

Ciao
The Blue Jay of Happiness quotes legendary comedienne Gilda Radner. “While we have the gift of life, it seems to me the only tragedy is to allow part of us to die–whether it is our spirit, our creativity, or our glorious uniqueness.”

About swabby429

An eclectic guy who likes to observe the world around him and comment about those observations.
This entry was posted in Floral Arts, Hobbies, projects, Vintage Collectables and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.