Growing flowers for art sake

With a name like Electric Daisy Flower Farm… I had to look further.. Based in Somerset, in the UK, Fiona Haser Bizony is an artist who has fully embraced flowers as her medium, flowers she grows herself at Electric Daisy Flower Farm. Image from Electric Daisy Flower Farm “I love growing flowers and harvesting them at…

Designing by emotion – Zita Elze

It’s such an honour to feature the work of Zita Elze, a true instinctive artist, breaking rules and inspiring many to do the same. “I would love to say everything comes directly from the soul. I really do not think of a recipe on how to put a design together, rather I let it happen…

It’s never too late to find your passion…

Kate Southon of Millicent Green shares her story of changing direction at 41.   “You have brains in your head.  You have feet in your shoes.  You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.……” I have always loved this Dr Seuss quote from “Oh, The Places You’ll Go.” Not knowing what I wanted to…

Garden grown and styled: Aesme UK

I am so incredibly inspired by this business; two sisters growing and styling their own botanicals, a mix of the city / country life and a rambling garden style of sustainable floristry. Sisters, Jess and Alex run Aesme flower studio in a refurbished Victorian railway arch in Shepherd’s Bush, West London. And they grow most of…

On a mission: sustainable floral design

With a background and training in industrial design, sustainability and environmental management, Aga offers the full package of gorgeous and sustainable floral design. “Flowers are an organic, biodegradable organism that should be respected and once their beauty has been enjoyed, composted back into the ground where their journey began.” With the help of a George…

Why we need Winter for creativity…

Oh Winter, hello again.. According to Chinese medicine, Winter is the best season if you’re a creative, so a good time to get down with the Yin energy of the season. ‘Winter is the best season if you’re a creative’ Thousands of years ago, people lived in a state of complete harmony with nature. They…

Florist profile: Wild at heart

Chris Campbell from Wild at Heart Flowers in Brisbane is a true floral artist with a huge respect for her craft, nature and her role. Her words are an absolute treat, as are the images of her work. Grab a cuppa, enjoy Was it always flowers… I truly wish I could say I was lured into…