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June is here.

Summer is now. As the Valley shifts to summer mode and we prepare for the season ahead, our shop is doing the same. We are exploiting our best friends - the cactus -to cheer us up and standby us in the sun. We have potted varieties in the shop ready for your poolside celebration or summer birthday plant lady.  Paddle or Totem in white or terra cotta...we have the variations and the experts. Come in and let's build your look together. We endorse all plants all the time, especially amongst our desert brethren.  We hope we see you this summer and may all your beach time and pool time be just as good as it was when you were kids......

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Valentine // 2018 // In a box

  If you are wondering what, how, where, when...we have the solution. The perfect little box or a large one for your valentine. And you can add anything you want once you are in the shop and feel inspired. We are always inspired when we are here. We have crystals selected from the world over, art from two incredible local artists (Faith Christiansen Smeets and the Fortoul Brothers, gifts for the home, and of course we can always add more flowers.  Small//Small wooden box with excelsior and ribbon, Camelback Flowershop Candle, Lux coffee beans or Teaspressa black tea, Compartes chocolate bar, Ruze Cake House rosemary cayenne roasted cashews, Ruze Cake House dark chocolate raspberry truffles with gold flakes, Ruze Cake...

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Artist: Faith Christiansen Smeets

One of our beloved artists here at Camelback Flowershop is Faith Christiansen Smeets. Like us, she is one of the people of the desert. She is in all regards studying the wild west, including her own story, and it truly is her daily muse. She applies a range of imagery from abstract to American /Latin folk art to produce - with wide variation in color, technique, and subject matter. She paints what she knows and it is spiritual and fun and true.  Faith paints original works just for us inspired by her research. Her current pieces are in the shop and we are preparing to showcase her next series alongside the Fortoul Brothers and British artist Faye Moorehouse.  Come in and...

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