Flowers: Creative Design (In store purchase)


The text for the Benz courses is Flowers: Creative Design by James L. Johnson, William J. McKinley and M. Benz. This beautifully revised book, originally authored by M. “Buddy” Benz and considered by many to be the guide to modern floral design, is used by colleges, universities, high schools, and vocational programs. Both beginners and advanced students appreciate the mix of practical application information along with a thorough study of the principles and elements of design.

Flowers: Creative Design contains hundreds of suggestions on new, simpler, and quicker methods of constructing floral pieces. Detailed instructions, profusely illustrated with more than 380 photographs and 150 sketches in progressive steps, will enable the experienced and not so experienced to produce work of professional quality.