Presentation on theme: "Floral Design TYPES OF FLOWERS!. Types of Design Materials There are four basic types of design materials: Line flowers Mass flowers Form flowers Filler."— Presentation transcript:
Floral Design TYPES OF FLOWERS!
Types of Design Materials There are four basic types of design materials: Line flowers Mass flowers Form flowers Filler flowers
Line Flowers Tall spikes of flowers with florets blooming along the stem Create the outline for an arrangement and establish the height and width as well as the curvilinear lines.
Line Flowers-Examples Snapdragons Gladiolus
Mass Flowers Have the flower head on the terminal end of the stem Draw attention to the focal point and add mass and weight to the arrangement. Cover floral foam and help fill in empty areas with flowers
Mass Flowers-Examples Carnations Roses Chrysanthemums
Form Flowers Unique in shape or color Create the accent or focal point or focal area of the arrangement to attract the viewer’s attention
Form Flowers-Examples Bird of paradise Orchid
Filler Flowers Have small sprays of flowers or are like ferns Used to fill empty spaces and to accent the other floral materials within the arrangement Also used to cover or hide the mechanics of the arrangement including the frame, supports, ties, etc.
Filler Flowers-Examples Baby’s breath Statice
Examples: WHAT TYPES OF FLOWERS DOES THIS HAVE?