21 January 2013

Sarah Raven - How to Create a Hand Tied Bunch of Flowers


Sarah Raven is one of my favourite gardeners. To begin with she trained as a doctor then as a florist before becoming a gardener, a BBC Gardner's World presenter, a teacher, the writer of many both gardening and cookbooks and she runs her own business. I have done some of her workshops and I can tell you she's also a lovely lady and lots of fun.

The video I want to show you is one where Sarah makes a hand tied bunch of flowers in a little bit of a different but very clever way. I adore her sense of colour and also have many of her inspiring books that I keep going back to.

This is the second in a series of videos about flower arranging. You can have a look at the first video called How to Care for Your Flowers. 




I hope you like it and I hope you can pick up some useful tips on how to do a hand tied bunch of flowers.

Thanks for visiting and for making lovely comments. 

See you back here very soon.

Xoxo Ingrid 


7 comments:

Mary said...

Lovely, a very good way to make a beautiful arrangement...

littlebigbell said...

Great video, something to practice at home- thanks. So impressive with her many careers xx

Madelief said...

Thank you for letting us know. I enjoyed the video!

Madelief x

Janneke said...

Sarah Raven, I like her books very much! Great video.

Jacqueline said...

Oh my, this is such a wonderful video!! I always love flower arrangement! Have a lovely merry happy week and love to yoU!

jacqueline
http://jqlinesocuteithurts.typepad.com/

Georgianna said...

She makes it seem so easy! One thing I don't do is cut long enough stems. I can see why it is such a key point in arranging.

Thanks so much for sharing this, Inrid!

artshades said...

Great videos Ingrid. I will make more of an effort when I next arrange my flowers! Hope all is well with you x