2012 Archives

jessica’s flowers

This week I’m finishing up a bridal order for Jessica, a bride from Mexico City. Working with her has been fun because she’s sent me a ton of gorgeous inspiration photos to work from with tons of different colors and textures. Here’s what I’ve created so far: This is a mixture of embroidered, posie, and…

lake summer 2012

A little more photoshop practice.

lake weekend

Spent a long weekend with my daughter up at Lake Okoboji in Iowa. My mom and dad have a house there where my grandparents live all summer. I look forward to every day I can spend up there with them. Mostly using these little layouts to practice my photoshop skills. I’ve gotta learn some new…

surround yourself with what you like.

clockwise from top right: coral and cork wedges; flowers snipped from my garden just in time to enjoy them inside; working from little plastic boxes that keep my flowers and supplies organized; my favorite art and gifts given to me by friends. below: naptime; detail work on a dress for a customer done by the…

kristy-lee’s flowers

I wanted to share this bouquet I made last month for Kristy-Lee’s wedding to her fiance, Darrell in Australia. They are planning a beautiful and relaxed ceremony on the lake they both grew up living on, and a reception at home with wood-fired pizza under the twinkling stars! It sounds so fun and intimate. To…