For nearly fifty years, this classic book has led the way in floral design. Flowers: Creative Design contains hundreds of suggestions on new, simpler, and quicker methods of constructing floral pieces. Detailed instructions, profusely illustrated with more than 380 photographs and 150 sketches in progressive steps, will enable the experienced and not so experienced to produce work of professional quality.
This volume contains a wealth of information everyone, regardless of skill level, can use to add the elegance of flowers to their life. Florists, amateurs, hobbyists, instructors, wedding and party planners, and those who simply appreciate beauty will be taken with the wealth of information in Flowers: Creative Design.
JAMES L. JOHNSON, American Academy of Florists (AAF), American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD), and Texas Master Florist (TMF), is the director of the Benz School of Floral Design and the Benz Gallery of Floral Art at Texas A&M. WILLIAM J. MCKINLEY, JR., AIFD, from Rochelle, Illinois, is the floral design instructor at Kishwaukee College, as well as associate instructor of the Benz School of Floral Design. He is a contributing editor for Flowers & magazine. M. "BUDDY" BENZ earned his B.S. degree in landscape art and floriculture at Texas A&M University and in 1946 established the Benz School of Floral Design.
"Flowers: Creative Design is destined to be a classic. The magic of flowers in brought to life in this masterpiece. A must-have for your library."--Phil Rulloda
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