Sunday, March 21, 2010

2010 Philadelphia Flower Show "South Africa"

I hope everyone is enjoying the flower show. This blog is mainly a NYC one but if I should travel and see something interesting elsewhere,I feel the need to share with everyone. We will be back in NYC very soon, I promise!! I am leaving the best for last by the way so it's only going to get better, if that is possible you say - but it is !!! 
                 American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD)

Philadelphia Flower Co.

12343 Academy Rd., Philadelphia., PA 19154

Exploration South Africa
Working with design colleagues from South Africa, the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) provides a tangible artistic presentation of the Zulu culture. Hand-thatched huts, live drummers, a chandelier of floral birds, and sculpted life-size lion and giraffe provide an enchanting entry to a walk-through display that invites visitors to inspect tribal headdresses and masks that depict the vivid colors and patterns found among the native people.




this was very colorful and just amazing 


does this look like flowers to you??


how cute is he ??


this was his body....just amazing stuff ....


I really had to fight for these photos with no arms in the way !!


what a gorgeous hat !!! 


a lion, of course ....


a bird made out of flowers



Cannoli Dreams for You.....until next post 
                               Rosemary

2 comments:

Paris Pastry said...

How wonderful! I've always wanted to visit South Africa!

Kristin said...

Kind of felt I was in Africa for a while! Fun colors and what a nice hat!

:)

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