Saying it with flowers

2017-05-24 06:00
Enjoying the creativity of flower arranging (from left) Zarina Timol, Jen Cowie, Lindiwe Sikhakhane, Lisa Nene, Reena Monabath and Thandeka Zondi.

Enjoying the creativity of flower arranging (from left) Zarina Timol, Jen Cowie, Lindiwe Sikhakhane, Lisa Nene, Reena Monabath and Thandeka Zondi.

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ART can take many different forms, from the more obvious, such as painting or music to more applied forms such as design of clothing, home furnishings or striking floral arrangements. 
Last Wednesday an eager group gathered at the home of Robyn Adendorff to learn the rules and intricacies of the art of flower arranging. 
Under Robyn’s caring, patient and thorough tutelage each person left the first lesson proudly bearing a lovely arrangement to grace their homes.

The morning played itself out in an atmosphere of encouragement, creativity and learning from each other amid much discussion and light-hearted banter as equipment, flowers and ideas were shared.  
The first lesson covered the basics of how to prepare a vase for an arrangement and the universal “golden rules” of how to structure and arrangement.

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