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Man’s Affect Upon Weather

Man’s Affect Upon Weather

     See above, Montreal Botanical Garden’s artful homage to Mother Earth! Before understanding why devastating weather events occur, one needs to accept the absolute truth that the planet men walk upon is a living conscious being. Man in his egocentrism looks at the mountains […]

Wrapping Sugar Flowers Easily

Wrapping Sugar Flowers Easily

     In the art form of gum paste sugar flowers, the need to join several wired pieces together into one decoration is often frequent. Floral tape is used to accomplish this. Keep in mind, there are many brands of floral tape. Not all of […]

Being With One’s True Power

Being With One’s True Power

     A Lotus flower in sugar ~ Wish to create this amazing symbolic sugar flower? Check out my lotus petal, pad and pod maker products! The madala symbol of Eastern cultures originates form the archetype image of the Lotus flower, slowing unfolding itself, like […]

Gum Paste Recipes

Gum Paste Recipes

     Save the two printable recipes onto your desktop for easy reference. Ask any of my students, or customers who have tried my recipe, it is magical in its ability to be sculpted and painted into lifelike sugar flowers and other cake decorations.   My […]

Flower Facts & Folklore

Flower Facts & Folklore

     The Symbolism of the Passion Flower.   Possibly one of the most complex flower structures in the Plant Kingdom is the truly amazing, Passion Flower, from which we derive, Passion fruit. Few people know that its name came from the historical event often […]