DIY flower wreath

  Follow these step by step instructions to make a simple flower wreath.   The cow parsley and ivy leaves were foraged from the unkept pathways of Se19.  But the principles will work well with most flowers and foliage, no matter how grand or humble their origins. So you will need – wire, firm enough...

Peonies, much requested…

These are my Columbia Road market spoils…. pink peonies, ranunculus, sweet peas and a hydrangea.  Albeit that the hydrangea barely made the trip home in the overwhelming bank holiday heat. The graffiti shot is to take the edge off the bubblegum sweetness of bouquet with peonies and ranunculus.  The symbolic meaning of peonies, a much...

Columbia Road, Flower Market

  On Sunday’s from 8 am hoards of young and old, the hipster and the hippy, descend on Columbia Road flower market in EC2 this fairly narrow street lined with flower traders.  This is a “3 bunches for a tenner” type of market in easy walking distance from Hoxton and Shoreditch High Street Stations. The...

East meets West, with hanging flower balls…

    Pretty hanging flower balls, or pomanders in the trade.  Using champagne spray roses and beads from the works! The size, flower type and colour can be easily adapted depending on the intended look or style that you want to achieve. Photographs by Meredith Mullooly

Join us...

 

Mafon, Llanberis, Gwynedd.

 

£30

 

18 JANUARY 2019

 

7 - 9PM

 

All materials, tea, coffee, cake and a free glass of bubbly included.

 

Book via the contact form or with Leah in the cafe.

 

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