The Floral Design Manual

The Floral Design Manual : Materials & Techniques

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The Floral Design Manual is the ultimate handbook for both professionals and amateurs in the floral design field 'Making every day's life extraordinary' is not just a slogan for Dutch designer and floral artist Pim van den Akker. His floral creations connect the worlds of design and floral art at the same time prove how natural forms, structures and colors are determined. Pim van den Akker is one of the top designers when it comes to floral art. Worldwide, his master classes and demonstrations attract many people. His innovative style with the use of natural materials is to be shown and explained for the first time ever within the pages ofThe Floral Design Manual. The author highlights the ingredients to be used as well as providing a clear explanantion on how the materials should be combined and processed in order to reach astonishing results. Over 200 of the chosen techniques are thematically categorized, which transforms this book into a complete and very practical reference work. Also available from the same author: Floral Compositions II ISBN: 9789089894212show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 360 pages
  • 231.14 x 281.94 x 40.64mm | 1,973.12g
  • Terra Uitgeverij
  • Warnsveld, Netherlands
  • English
  • Bilingual edition
  • Bilingual
  • 350 Colour
  • 9089894519
  • 9789089894519
  • 104,275

About Pim Van Den Akker

Floral master, teacher, and designer Pim van Den Akker has always been fascinated by nature and over the years he has had many successful publications including: 'Ik rouw om jou' (Funeral Design), Floral Composition and 'Ja, ik wil' (Bridal Design). He has been responsible for the design of many events such as the Home and Garden Fair and Floral Movement and has given demonstrations worldwide. Pim van Den Akker currently works as a guest lecturer. He is unique in the way that he uses new materials and techniques, taking floral art to a new level. He retains an unmatched ability to translate nature into objects that will amaze and inspire more

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