I organized a prom inspiration photo shoot a few weeks ago. I have been ready to post about it for awhile but I put it on hold in wake of the recent health news. I feel terrible for the high school seniors who are missing their final school dance. The bright point is that Paparazzi is organizing a city wide prom to be held at a later date. Regardless of whether or not
This past Saturday was my first wedding of 2020. I could tell this was going to be an amazing party with a band and incredible food stations. While I don't have details about the party, I can share the beautiful decor. The first time I met Annie and Matthew I could tell right away that they were an artistic couple. Annie had a vision of jewel tones and greenery.
I was completely foam free in 2019 and am proud of that accomplishment. There are many reasons why florists are choosing to design without floral foam but the number one reason is because of its environmental impact. Centerpiece designed without foam, Photographed by Shillawna Ruffner Photography Floral foam is that green brick that you have most likely seen
I love a good year end review. It's always fun to look back and think, "That was almost a year ago?" or "That was this year? It seems so long ago!" So, here are a few fun facts, favorite creations, and insight on what is ahead for 2020. Photo by Shillawna Ruffner Photography My biggest accomplishment this year is that I STARTED A FLOWER FARM!!! This falls under the
I listen to a lot of podcasts. During 2018, I was listening to my favorite podcasts (SLOW Flowers, for anyone interested) and the host and designer being interviewed were talking about a series of photo shoots she had designed at the same venue but during each season to show what flowers and foliages are available during a particular time. Seasonality can change the style
Saturday was my final wedding of the 2019 season and a great way to finish. I usually limit myself to events within a one hour radius of Evansville but I was willing to venture a little further to see this beautiful venue in Crofton, Kentucky. Wedding at Burdoc Farms Burdoc Farms is a barn style venue with a beautiful wall of windows overlooking a lake and the