blooms in season – april

april1Every month after doing our Blooms in Season piece, Caitlin of Sacramento Street says, “this one was my favorite”. This month it is my turn to say that same sentiment. My friend Caty is a wonderful floral designer and every …

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weekly moments

IMG_8272Greetings from Colorado! This week was full of art, travel and family. Nothing really tops that in my book. Here’s what I’ve been up to.

1. We presented our piece for the Bouquets to Art show at the de Young …

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Mood of April

April moodOK.  So, it may be half way through April, but it’s never too late to set the mood of the month. This April is all about the feeling of Spring in transition. I’m all about texture, surprise lily-of-the-valley and flying …

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bouquets to art

BouquetsToArt_2015-0019It’s Bouquets to Art time again. This is the sixth year that my husband and I present a piece at the deYoung Museum in San Francisco. Each exhibitor is assigned a piece of art and is then asked to create …

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weekly moments

IMG_0578 copyApril is here. I’ve been anticipating this month all year for the fact that it is going to be a very full month. I am trying to practice being present and not getting ahead of myself, but for any of …

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Flora Forager

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I am often impressed by the creativity of others. This artist is truly that. An artist. The top image of the bird is my favorite and inspires me to try and play around with petals in this way at …

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5 Questions: Carrie Caillouette

Half Hitch

Chances are, that if you live in San Francisco and hang out in Hayes Valley, you have seen Carrie Caillouette’s amazing rolling store. I’ve been memorized by her spunky attitude, quirky wit and eye for beautiful treasures. With a …

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weekly moments

4bd3ff9b8dcc9065cb97d1c56ff07675 copyIt’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s Spring. Yes, Spring. Even more specifically, it’s Easter! I’m headed to my Mother’s house in Northern California to celebrate with her 42nd annual garden party. It a bonnet wearing, egg hunting, …

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COLORADO!

IMG_8877It’s April and I’m going places! This month I’ll be doing a little traveling, starting off with a trip back to Dunton Hot Springs in Colorado. I will be doing a wedding there in August and Jesse (photographed below on …

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weekly moments

IMG_0225 copySpring! This week has felt so Springy! It’s been a week filled with fritillary, tulips, sweet-pea, daffodils, forget-me-nots, ranunculus, lilac and hellebores. This season is a florist’s dream.

1. Last night’s class with Jessie Black, Caitlin Flemming and Fullosophie

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