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Click here to find out how to make this unique flower vase inspired by the ocean and the tropics.
A reader asks for advice on which kinds of bridal bouquet holders to use for various types of bouquet styles.
Click here to discover what Florists’ Review’s floral design coordinator, Lori Zirkle McNorton, recommends.
|HOLIDAY PREP: TAKE THIS MIDYEAR SELF-ASSESSMENT|
By Bob Phibbs, The Retail Doctor
Not sure how you will make your sales goals by the end of this year? The first six months of the year are over, so now is the perfect time to assess how you and your business are doing relative to your sales projections. Take this quick inventory to find out how you’re doing and where you can make adjustments before the fall and winter holidays arrive.
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|AIFD'S DENVER "JOURNEY"|
Nearly 900 floral design artists took an inspirational “Journey” together to Denver, Colo., in early July for the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) 2015 National Symposium. The event, themed “Journey,” celebrated 50 years of AIFD Symposia with five days of amazing floral art, inspiring educational presentations and entertaining events.
Click here to see images of the incredible floral art seen at this year’s Symposium.
by Björn Kroner, Manuela Ostertag and Jürgen Herold
Three master floral designers from Germany — Björn Kroner, Manuela Ostertag and Jürgen Herold — present a full spectrum of new Christmas floral design ideas, including table decorations, wall hangings, Advent wreaths, candle arrangements and much more, with styles to appeal to all types of consumers. The designs in this new 160-page, large-format book span six themes and reflect current lifestyles and the latest Christmas trends. Masterful!
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A heartfelt Thank You to all the amazing students that have attended my classes. I will always treasure your excitement about floral design. Every one of you made an imprint into the fabric of me....Treasure the art of designing with flowers.
I am closing the classroom location in Shawnee and having a sale of contents: design tables, chairs tools, supplies, wedding books, Plasma TV, white board, metal shelving, wooden book shelves and misc wedding rental event equipment.
There will also be vintage glass, misc containers and more that I can't even begin to list. GOOD STUFF......
Items must be removed by the end of the sale. Payments with Cash, check or credit cards.
SALE DATES AND TIMES:
Saturday June 3rd 3-8pm
Sunday June 4th 10-8pm
Monday June 5th 10-6pm
Tuesday June 6th 10-noon
Questions??? email me at: email@example.com
Christina Burton-Fox AIFD CFD
floral artist & teacher
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floral artist & instructor
10820 W. 64th st. suite 102B
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66203