I recently enrolled in the Beginning Floral Design course offered by the Connecticut Florists Association. I am learning a lot and enjoying myself immensely, so I would like to showcase my work.
The first project was a simple wrapped bouquet. We were critiqued on the alignment and layering of the flowers, and the tightness of the wrap. This is mine:
I didn’t want my flowers to die overnight, so as soon as I got home, I casually arranged the flowers in a vase:
The arrangement seemed a bit lanky, so when I got a chance, I trimmed it down and condensed it a bit into what I think is a much cleaner arrangement:
I had to thin out a lot of flowers and greenery, and with the leftovers I made this accent piece: