Webinar for India

It was long snowy days, pandemic and a rare chance to visit my family, my home country India. At this point Institute of Floral Design (IFD) India took me home, virtually! Designo Florale brought to you by Smithers Oasis & IFD India gave me a wonderful opportunity for my first…

Nacre 2020

What a pleasant surprise this morning, it definitely brightened my day!!!  Lots of thanks for hard work of Dear Emili and the entire team to bring E book NACRE “Autumn Issue”. Especially during the pandemic period, it is great hope for passionate artists. My heartfelt gratitude to all of you.…

MINIATURE

MINI FORM CHALLENGE!  This is my mini design Directive: Let's spread creativity through the world during this time of uncertainty with the help of my fellow florists and artists! (can be bouquets, sprays, designs.. anything mini!) Here is the basket of “Hope and Devotion”. I used cotton wicks (Rui) for…

Wabi-Sabi

Opening reception of Awaken AIFD 2019, the crew of passionate international artist row the boat with Stacey Carlton. Bravo to the idea of Joyce Mannheim & giving the torch to these artists to express their creativity!!! Beautiful concept of awakening the floral art thro beautiful Japanese Aesthetic that focuses on…

Designing my home

We moved to our new home. Beautiful colonial Architecture remodeled & transformed. Almost 6 months my body alarm was set to wake up at 3.30am to work on it. To redesign this house before we move, I pull out my drawing table once again to draw and sketch my ideas.…

Published designs and article in Nacre french magazine

Proud moment to enjoy at the same time my journey keeps me humble and down to earth. " Enlightening "  When mind, body & soul work together I would say enlightening work experience takes place. Three points of triangle indicates mind, body, soul & center is indicating enlightening experience of…

Holland Flowering the World: Philadelphia flower show 2017

Amazing team of designers to represent The American Institute of Floral Designers AIFD in Philadelphia Flower Show 2017, This year's theme was Holland – Flowering the World. The entire team of designers passionately worked hard to celebrate Dutch culture. We celebrated Art, Bicycle, Canals, Gin and People. Here are some…

Blue: Bouquet for Interior

Here is a beautiful composition of hand tied bouquet inspired by Gregor Lersch. All the stems have direct source of water with naked stems. How wonderful the composition worked out!! What I learned in this new approach towards hand tied bouquet, always think about all the new possibilities and stretch the…

5 days 5 stories with Gregor Lersch 

Ingenious person who inspires many many people like me "Gregor Lersch". The theme was" Color ". In these 5 days, everyday was different color and color based theme subject. There was not a single question that was not answered, great discussion with different perspective from different floral artist, amazing techniques…

Philadelphia Flower and Garden Show 2016

It was most magnificent time I had in Philadelphia Flower and Garden Show. Creativity was flowing in the air, working with wonderful group of designers, seeing wonderful friends, talking to enthusiastic people.  This year the theme was Explore Americas National Parks. I got the opportunity to work on the AIFD design…