The Book of Fresh Flowers
A Complete Guide to Selecting and ArrangingBook - 1988
Malcolm Hillier, coauthor of the best-selling "Book of Dried Flowers," once again delights the eye with his stunning and imaginative arrangements. He shares many of the secrets of his success and reveals some tricks of the trade. As Hillier explains the principles and techniques essential to aesthetic, natural-looking floral arrangements, he guides you step by step toward making your own fresh flower creations.
Lavishly illustrated throughout. "The Book of Fresh Flowers" highlights the glorious abundance and diversity of plant materials available -- whether store-bought or homegrown -- in an extensive, season-by-season photographic guide to the flowers and foliage that lend themselves well to use in arrangements. Using some of the plant materials illustrated, Malcolm Hillier reveals the widely differing styles of arrangement that can be employed during every season and emph