Flower Mechanics – the good kind, not the scary kind!

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Today I’m going to introduce you to the wonderful world of flower mechanics! When you hear this word (and you probably will hear it from me a few times) it does not mean that dude at the garage who rotates your tires and changes your oil. In the world of flowers, mechanics are what you “build” that help the flowers … Read More

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Tools of the Trade

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Last Friday I introduced you guys to the idea of “recipes,” “tools,” and “ingredients” in respect to flowers and arranging. If you want a refresher on the recipe, feel free to visit the original post here. However, it’s a new week and today I’m going to go into a little (okay, a lot) more detail about the “tools of the … Read More

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Let’s start at the very beginning, a very good place to start!

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Just like cooking, when you are working with growing things, and are creating something to be enjoyed by others at the end of your creative process, there is a recipe, ingredients and tools that can help the end result be something delicious. Today, I’ll talk a bit more about the recipe part of this equation! You don’t have to be … Read More

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Ready, set, go! Let’s “Do Flowers”

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Welcome to my first venture into the blogosphere…You-Do Flowers has been a long time coming and I am proud to tell you today is the day it all starts! But first, I want to fill you in about who I am, and why I hope you’ll listen to what I have to say and maybe give it a try yourself! … Read More

jbryanReady, set, go! Let’s “Do Flowers”