Using Pave' Techniques When Designing with African Violets

Stork, Joyce
January 2012
African Violet Magazine;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p31
Academic Journal
The article explains the design technique called pave. Pave is a French word which pertains to the art of covering a surface or as used in floral design, the art of using flowers to cover a surface using artistic patterns of texture and color. The challenges for a flower designer using the technique will be to come up with a material, choose a container and find a way to hold the materials in place and maintain their freshness. A hidden source of water can be used to keep flowers fresh.


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