Author(s): Wona Bae
Showstopping floristry and plant installations, with projects to recreate at home Exploding off the page with astonishing beauty and style, here are some of the world's best in contemporary floral sculpture and installation to inspire your own creations at home. Alongside the superb photography of Wona Bae's work, readers are offered 12 practical projects to try themselves. Beginning with basic information on the types of flowers, sticks, and foliage that work together in a design, the book then takes readers through a themed selection of contemporary flower and foliage schemes to inspire their creativity when it comes to tackling their own installations. The DIY projects range from seasonal wreaths and hanging plants, to terrariums and earth-inspired headpieces. Loose Leaf's philosophy is that plants and flowers are essential for our health and well-being, both mental and physical, and this book shows the many ways we can bring the beauty of nature into our homes in truly stylish and inventive ways.
WONA BAE grew up on a flower farm in Korea, has a degree in Horticulture and is an accredited Master of Floristry. CHARLIE LAWLER is a floral designer. Together they run Loose Leaf, Melbourne's foremost floristry business, which offers classes, undertakes commissions for commercial and private clients, and sells contemporary plants and flowers.