Wear Your Veggies!

The Frye Art Museum opened a new retrospective exhibition last week of the works of Northwest artist Buster Simpson. For the opening gala, I designed arrangements using all locally, organically grown flowers…and vegetables. Roots have a strong significance for Simpson, and the event planners asked me if I could make some boutonnieres using root vegetables. Baby carrots and radishes came to mind first, and I was very happy to find just the right ones at my local farmers market–so cute! To the radishes I also added sprigs of lavender and astrantia.

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2 responses to “Wear Your Veggies!

  1. LOVE these! You are doing great things:)