Friday, September 1, 2017

Alaska Bride ~*


Sweet pastel bridal bouquet of yummy pastel Roses, Tulips, Gerbs, 
Queen Anns Lace, Peonies, Lisianthus, Ranunculus, Stock, 
Mint, Fern and other greens!

Floral Design by: Amy of Gather Designs, Seattle, WA

There were so many beautiful flowers to work with, it was hard to 
get them all in this 12x16" Oval Floral Preservation Art!
Silver frame and Barely Pink Background. 
This piece was made for the bride.

 Lovely torn silk ribbons were included in the art.

 
Altogether, 10 bouquets and some extra flowers were
sent to Pressed Garden!
 All Floral Designs by: Amy, Gather Designs, Seattle, WA

This 11x14" piece was made for the Mother of the Bride. 
It also includes the beautiful ribbon. 
Walnut Frame and Barely Pink Background.

Scrapbook Squares are little 2" square pieces of art 
for embellishing the brides scrapbook! 
Poppy, Orange Tulip, White Ranunculus and Olive (from the bout), 
Lavender Rose, Pink Lisianthus and 
Yellow Ranunuculus with Queen Ann's Lace!


"Thank you for providing such amazing art!! It is an heirloom to us :)" 
~Michael, Bride

Thank YOU, Michael, for the fun of playing with so
many beautiful flowers!!  ~Annie

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Lush Purple!



This beautiful bridal bouquet is full of jewels, Orchids, 
Roses, Lilacs, Sweet Pea, Anemone and Hydrangea!

Floral Design by: Ryan of Stem Line Creative, Chicago, IL

The bride chose to have her bouquet pressed and preserved on a
Neutral Gray background and in a 12x16" silver frame

Oh my goodness! Annie, the floral portrait is stunning. Absolutely beautiful. 
We're SO happy. Charley hasn't seen it yet but I sent her a photo 
(which doesn't do it justice). 
She's over the moon and can't wait to display it. 
~Mother of the Bride

Carolyn, the pleasure was all mine! ~ Annie, Pressed Garden 

All Pressed Flower Art by: Annie Smith, Pressed Garden, LLC, Austin, TX

Saturday, August 12, 2017

My friend, Alexis is from Washington State and her bridal bouquet reflected 
her love of hiking and camping in the woods of her home state. 
White Peonies and Hydrangea, Hypericum Berries, Veronica, 
Rice Flower, Pittsosporum, Ruscus, Asparagus Fern and Green Fern. 

Bouquet Design by: Ben White Florist, Austin, TX

 Barnwood was the perfect frame for Alexis' woodsy bouquet. 
The background is ivory in this 8x10 Floral Preservation Art!

 Congratulations, Alexis and Colin! 
May you have a blessed and happy life together! 
 Love, Annie ~*

All Pressed Flower Art by: Annie Smith, Pressed Garden, LLC, Austin, TX 

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Shannon's Elegant Bridal Bouquet ~*

Quicksand Roses, White Peonies, Dusty Miller and Eucalyptus
in This Elegant Bridal Bouquet! 
 
Floral Design by: Anna's Flowers & More, SanAntonio, TX 

Shannon chose to have her bouquet pressed and presented on a 
Stratford Gray background and in a barnwood frame. 
The bout is included as well as the flowing soft ribbons!
 
 Shannon wanted a second piece made with her invitation, 
surrounded by a few of her flowers!
8x10", Stratford Background and Barnwood Frame 

 
I Love it! Thank you so much :) ~ Shannon, Bride

Thank you, Shannon, for the pleasure of preserving your bouquet! 
~Annie, Pressed Garden 

All Pressed Flower Art by: Annie Smith, Pressed Garden, LLC, Austin, TX 

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Monica's Gorgeous Colorful Bridal Bouquet ~


Monica's Bridal Bouquet had the most unique Tulips I had ever seen! 
Silvery-purple Callas, Peachy Tulips, Blue Hydrangea, 
Yellow Stock, Blue Thistle and Grape Hyacinth. 

Floral Design by: Andy, of Andy's Floral Events, Lewisville, TX

 Monica chose to have her bouquet pressed and presented 
on a sage green background and in an 11x14" Barnwood Frame. 
She wanted a photo from the wedding included in the art.


"I just received it this afternoon. I am speechless! It is absolutely gorgeous! 
You did such an amazing job-I can't tell you how thrilled I am to have this keepsake. 
Thank you so so much!! I love it!" ~ Monica, Bride

Monica, It was totally my pleasure! ~Annie, Pressed Garden

All Pressed Flower Art by: Annie Smith, Pressed Garden, LLC, Austin, TX  

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Tangerine and Cream Bridal Bouquet ~*

Pretty Bridal Bouquet of David Austin Roses, 
Shades of Tangerine Ranunculus, 
Dahlia, Peony, Israeli Ruscus and 
2 types of Eucalyptus. 

Floral Design by Elaine's Floris Gift and Basket of Houston, TX

 Maria's flowers were pressed and presented on a 
"barely pink" background 
and in an 8x10" antique white frame!

Thank you, Ali and Diana for all the coordinating and trusting me, 
once again, with Maria's beautiful flowers! 
~Annie, Pressed Garden
   
All Pressed Flower Art by: Annie Smith, Pressed Garden, LLC, Austin, TX 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Katie's Sweet Bridal Bouquet ~



Bridal Bouquet of Peonies, Clematis, Anemones, Purple and White Lilac, 
Queen Ann's Lace, Hydrangea,Roses, Ranunculus.
 
Floral Design by: Whim Events, Austin, TX

 Katie chose to have her bouquet preserved and presented on a 
French Lilac background and in an 11x14" gold frame. 
See the little lavender hearts? 
 Those are rose petals found down in the rose buds!
Thank you, Katie, for the fun of preserving your bouquet!
~Annie, Pressed Garden