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Phoenix New Times: Featured Teresa Wilson

Teresa Wilson at home.  This week our chieftain Teresa Wilson was featured in a lovely article  "Inside Camelback Flowershop Owner Teresa Wilson's Cozy Phoenix Ranch House" by Cristen Pennington. Teresa was able to showcase her incredible "war room",  Fortoul Collection, and share her story of the flowershop being written in the stars. We are so excited to share all her insights with our beloved desert residents.  Here are some of our favorite shots and favorite quotes:  Fortoul Brothers 2016 1. Wilson recognizes the significance of creating a warm and welcoming environment in her shop, so she invests in her employees and trains them to maintain that sensibility. “Talk to everyone who comes through the door as though they’re walking into your living...

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Artist Profile: Cy Twombly

Quattro Stagioni: Autunno (1993-5)  Cy Twombly   Influenced this week by the American Artist Cy Twombly . There are many things to be said about Twombly and his extensive work, writing, and influence. Though, we wanted to note here something extraordinary about his life and that is the amount he travelled throughout this incredible world of ours and the criticism he received in all the Autumns in his life. He worked and was influenced from the Sudan to the shores of Florida's Atlantic. His travels would have taken him into many aspects of Autumn and all the different ways in which it is experienced and felt throughout the continents near and far. His travel through educational aptitude, privilege and personal choice combined to...

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Artist Profile: Helen Frankenthaler

(Helen Frankenthaler: Flirt, 1995)  “The only rule is that there are no rules. Anything is possible … It's all about risks, deliberate risks.” - Helen Frankenthaler When the sun goes down the air turns crisp, sometimes we get to divulge in things other than our day to day. We get to read and process and stare and stare some more. We get to re-think what how we design and how we process the stems and blooms. We get to be reminded that there are no rules and to take some risks, even in the little things. One of our favorite and most influential artists is Helen Frankenthaler. Frankenthaler passed in 2011, but her presence seems to grow and infiltrate in...

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Fresh Flower Happy Hour: It's a thing.

It's Friday and it's easy to forget that the weekend needs some delight other than libations. Its in need of some art, some nature, something that speaks to you after a long week. Fresh Flower Happy Hour is live. We offer half price stems and arrangements every Friday here at the shop. Come experience the latest fall blooms and bristles.  If you have a dinner party, a housewarming, or anything in between to celebrate this weekend it is the ideal stop in on your way to begin the weekend. We truly love seeing our clientele who regularly stop in for their forever bride or boy who longs for fresh cut stems and blooms for the weekend. Come to us and...

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Accompanying the Shadows: Fall

The sun is crashing down so much faster these days. Our shop is filled with shadows cast by the changing scene out in the atmosphere. This gives us a fresh perspective on our designing and reminds us of our favorite fall blooms. Echinacea pods, Magnolia leaves, and the deep rich Ninebark (plum leaves) are keeping enhancing the life of shadows in our shop this season.  Echinacea Pods (Cone Flower) Magnolia Leaves Ninebark (Plum leaves) Come in this week and embrace the new light. If you are in a hurry remember our curbside delivery service...tis the season. Don't forget fresh flower happy hour where many of these stems will be available for purchase. Additionally, the fall blooms will be collected for...

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