Silver and Gold

25 Jul

When I was approached to do this job, I wasn’t given a lot of guidelines except for numbers and sizes of arrangements needed.  As the event neared, the client thought an “Olympic” theme “Go for the Gold” would be a fun theme, especially since the Olympics were right around the corner.   I suggested the idea of bringing in silver to highlight the gold.   The event was an open house for a real-estate development company selling multi-million dollar lots overlooking Newcastle Golf Course.  The view was incredible and since it was such a beautiful day you could see all the way to Seattle and beyond.

The large entrance piece sat upon a large round table and was the first thing visible when the guests arrived.  A large silver bowl was filled with “Helios” garden roses, hydrangeas, gold football mums, tulips, “Butterscotch” roses, cream colored roses,  Dusty Miller, magnolia leaves, eucalyptus and curly willow.

Large entrance piece

“Helios” garden rose

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