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Celosia Gold Cockscomb

By |September 3rd, 2011|


By |September 3rd, 2011|

Golden Anniversary Centerpiece

By |September 10th, 2009|

Project created by Azheny Zdeb, CFD

An interpretation of application of different materials in a floral design


Rota Glass Cylinder 7″x27.5″

Acrylic Crushed Ice 46 oz. Clear

Deco Pebbles 46 oz., Dark Red

gold pebels

Bouillon Wire gold

gold string

gold spray paint

hand made tissue paper (maroon and natural sprayed with gold paint)

clear bawl with glued floral foam covered with artificial moss



How to create Glitter, Gold and Snow Finishes on Fresh Flowers!

By |December 24th, 2007|

J demonstrates Creative finishes with Spray Paint and Glitter. These FUN Creative techniques will add Sparkle and Shine to your next holiday project. J shares step by step processes and some time honored favorite tips for adding BLING to Fresh or Permanent Flowers and arrangements. Examples are shown using Carnations, Roses and Orchid Centerpieces

Cindy McKown- my Sister!

By |June 25th, 2019|

My sister Cindy joins me on this episode of J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom to create Terrariums. She makes the most interesting and exquisite Terrariums… and has always been a huge talent when it comes all kinds of plants- She and I worked in our Family Business Greens Greenshouses together for many years… and

Monstera Madness – Trend for 2019

By |June 16th, 2019|

Are you ready to experience Monstera Madness…the 4th trend from the uBloom Trend Synthesis 2019-20?! 
Monstera was the Foliage of the Year for 2018 and it’s popularity continues for 2019 and beyond. Monstera has evolved to be not only natural but also small, large and HUGE in size. It also comes in colors like Gold,

Set a Foliage Table- with Living Greens!

By |May 30th, 2019|

I love to set a table- and adding Foliage- can make it fabulous. FernTrust has over 126 different kinds of foliage… many of which look great in a table setting… Here’s how easy it is…

Use Monstera Leaves as chargers under plates. I set a single Monstera leave under the salad plate on these Gold

Special Effects – ColorFresh® & Feathers

By |May 12th, 2019|

Sometimes we need a few Special Effects to add to our arrangements…and these two products are great for adding a little drama and elegance to your next creation!

ColorFresh® Gold Metallic Aspidistra from FernTrust is amazing color enhanced foliage…and is a perfect example for the Legendary Trend. But fear not…almost any type of foliage can

“Legendary” Trend for 2019

By |May 12th, 2019|

As the very last legends of Hollywood take their leave, we are often reminded of their glamorous glory. Legendary reflects on the beauty and romance of a bygone era, allowing us all a bit of prestige for today. Gold continues its renaissance in popularity with multiple modern shades and finishes. Classic elements with a personal

Episode 6- Tulips: Year-Round Spring

By |May 11th, 2019|

Host J Schwanke shows you the storied history of the tulip, and how to get maximum enjoyment out of this beautiful flower with arrangements and tulip-inspired recipes.

*Bonus Content in the Blue Links!

Tulips have long fascinated the human race- and the Stories of Tulip-o-mania- are fascinating- March 1637- was the start of this phenomenon-