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NEW! Easter Centerpiece Tutorial

Another addition to our 2012 Floral Design Tutorial List is our Easter Centerpiece Tutorial which will be held Wednesday, April 4th from 6-8pm at our studio. This class will cover two designs: the main, larger design was partially inspired by some photo ideas floating around Pinterest that included using Peep bunnies and jelly beans in [read more]

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Pretty Flowers in the Studio!

We had some odds and ends leftover from the three weddings and one wedding shower we did this weekend, so I made some pretty little floral things for the studio. One was a super simple brandy snifter with lime green spider mums in it; one was a curved ceramic vase (from CB2) with French tulips [read more]

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Artwork by Aili: Acrylic Painting

Aili and I had another art lesson today and this is the progress she made on her first acrylic painting. I had her draw out a floral motif pencil sketch ahead of time on a canvas board so it was ready for class today. I then had her practice with the paint and brushes on [read more]

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Sign Up Today: Bouquet-Making Tutorial by Kio

Want to learn how to make a bouquet?  Learn everything you need to know to design a bouquet of your very own–that’s you’ll even get to take home at the end of class! Registration for our Bouquet Making Tutorial has already begun–Please contact Debbie at Naperartleague@aol.com or 630.355.3071 for more info or to register for [read more]

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Red, White & Black for Nicki & Matt

Nicki and Matt’s wedding is this weekend and their colors are black, white and red. To ensure everything coordinates well, I mimicked the scrolling designs on their invitations for the table numbers, menus and escort cards. I cannot wait to see how everything comes together! I am glad that my friend Cynthia Rensink of Everlasting [read more]

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