Flower arranging

The Mental Health Benefits of Flower Arrangement You Need to Know Good + Good

Arranging may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about the activity, but there are many benefits to making bouquets for improving mood. “It’s a way to calm your body, thoughts or emotions by diverting attention from them to something more pleasurable,” says Aimee Daramus, PsyD, registered clinical psychologist. “There […]

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Floral arrangement. Glass blowing. What is behind the boom in “extreme creativity” in reality TV

Contestants Dave and Richard go head-to-head in Season 2 of “Lego Masters”, which premieres June 1 on Fox. (Tom Griscom / Fox) Launch a fully functional teapot in under a minute. Make a giant bathroom object by melting and sculpting glass. Build an all-Lego bridge that can hold up to a thousand pounds. These are […]

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How flower arrangement became an art form thanks to Constance Spry’s unique take on the natural world

It’s not exactly a story of misery to wealth, but Constance Spry, the daughter of a railroad worker, rose to the top of society through commerce and art. An exhibition at the Garden Museum in London of around 100 photographs, personal items and artefacts – never before exhibited – will tell the story of one […]