Category Archives: Floral Arts

Figurals …Floral Friday

It’s fun to have a few planters or vases that are styled to look like scale models of things. The most popular ones depict animals. A lot of folks like to collect planters that look like cars. In fact, I’ve … Continue reading

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Yet More Animal Planters …Floral Friday

It’s time to round up a few animal figurines in the form of floral planters. Today there are three from the mid 20th century that I noticed while rotating the supplies on a shelf. The rich colors of the glaze … Continue reading

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Big Fakes …Floral Friday

My pal Jorge dropped by this week for a visit. I just happened to be in the process of reorganizing a closet and inspecting the winter coats, caps, and gloves for the upcoming nippy weather. That’s when he spotted the … Continue reading

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Unorthodox …Floral Friday

We think of not conforming to conduct, rules, tradition, or modes of philosophy and label it as unorthodox. Well, today I felt rebellious and wanted to break a few rules with floral design. “Don’t take things for granite.” My best … Continue reading

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Dresser Top …Floral Friday

During routine housekeeping this week, I cleared off the dresser top to clear away the dust. That’s when I decided to streamline the stuff from it. It was time to consider a few options. The decorative hand towel was to … Continue reading

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October Ikebana …Floral Friday

Life has seemed to be much more chaotic than usual lately. To constructively deal with the additional stress, I decided it was time to spend some quality time and practice Ikebana once more. The art-form is the deliberate use of … Continue reading

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Shapes …Floral Friday

It just so happens that some geometric shapes occupied my mind this week as flower project time happened. At the front of the supply shelf were a cylinder, a circle, and a rectangle. As I assembled the arrangements, they went … Continue reading

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