Flower arranging tips


Use lukewarm water, the harder the stem, the hotter the water

Use a grid of tape across the top of the vase

Cut stems at an angle

Remove all but the top two leaves

Put a piece of greenery in every grid

Use an odd number of flowers

Add the main flowers so they stand out

Something tall can add texture

Fillers, spillers. thrillers

Hod a flower to the base of the vase to see how long to cut it

Check out larkspur as a filler

About DeMillo Design

Connie DeMillo is an arts educator and former graphic designer. I currently teach Design Basics and Online Drawing in Plymouth, MN.

This site is about sharing knowledge I find helpful on my journey through life, trying to improve as an artist and as a human being.

 RECENT POSTS: 
 SEARCH BY TAGS: