Hydrangeas and Alum- What’s that all about ?
Question: J I recently saw a clip on YouTube where a woman was making a Hydrangea wall. She used alum to dip the stems before inserting them into the foam. What does that do? Answer: Alum is a pickling spice that comes in a powder form… you can buy it an grocery store… A Trick … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Training Flower Artists of Tomorrow- at uBloom!
From a Fan: Hi just want to say thank you for being a inspiration to me , I am studying Floristry in England and I always check your YouTube videos for inspiration and knowledge on designs . I have taken inspiration from one of your arrangements for my college peace and now I am waiting for … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Ranunculus – What flower food should I use?
Question: Good Morning! I am using ranunculus in mixed arrangements for a Mothers of Multiples event this weekend. I have the Gerbera ‘pills’ and the lily T-bags from Chrysal, and ‘regular’ flower food of course. Is one of the specialty foods better for ranunculus? Thanks J and your Team! Love your shows and website! … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
How can I find the “How to Gold Leaf Foliage” Video?
Question: I remember you having a video where you sprayed design master in a bucket of water and then dipped a lemon leaf in it to create a marbled look on the leaf. Can you send me a link to that video again so I can share it with my staff? It was awhile ago … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
What flowers come in natural Coral/Peach Colors?
Question: Hi J! I am a big fan of yours!! love love your videos and hope one day to come to one or more of your classes!! I have been doing (flowers) as a hobby for over 20 years and have now decided to go further starting my own business! I have a wedding coming … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
How do I hydrate my tulips?
Question: Good Morning J I enjoy all your tips if the day and your videos.I am new to the floral industry and would like to know the best way to hydrate tulips? My last experience left me with the rigid stems… in all curvy directions and going every direction! Answer: Here’s a few tips…for … Read J’s Complete PostRead More