Welcome! Needing to find a new career path that was fulfilling and supported my creative side, I started Marmalade Sky Floral Design. My love for floral design started late in life and was quite by accident. Thinking a floral class would help with tablescapes that I love to create, I fell in love with the art and the people in the industry. I was taking interior design courses, but switched my focus after my first semester in the floral program. Now, I have started my own company, albeit part time, hoping to grow it into a full time career, all while working from my home. I have a deep love for my family & friends, tea parties, travel and of course flowers.
Since Memorial Day is just around the corner, I thought I’d share 10 Summer Flowers perfect for a vibrant bouquet. Grow them or buy them, these will make you feel like you are basking in the sun. Sunflowers Probably the most iconic flowers of summer, these beauties come in many different sizes. Most people think […]
Once again I fell down the rabbit hole that is Pinterest and this time I found myself drawn to head vases or lady head vases. They are sometimes whimsical, elegant, wistful, or beautiful. Funnily enough I had just landed on the idea of head vases being this week’s blog when my coworker sent me a […]
Oh I’m so excited. About a month ago I ordered amaryllis bulbs to prepare for the holidays as well as some caladiums bulbs (tubers). I’ve heard them called both so I’m not sure which is correct but they look more like tubers so that’s what I’ll call them. Caladiums Anyway! I’m super excited to get […]
I’ve been telling you that I was going to redesign the website, which is currently being worked on, but along with that comes a need for a new design. A fresher, brighter look. Something that really reflects me as well as the company. This really begins with the need to reprint my business cards. While […]
As have most businesses, I’ve been trying to come up with ways to reach my customers during this time of sheltering. I want it to be easy for them and something that could possibly be sustainable. So here’s what I came up with…. Virtual Classes! Done via Zoom, you can attend hands on, interactive floral […]
On one of my browse through Pinterest this past weekend, I went down a rabbit hole looking at pottery. I’ve always had a deep appreciation for the artistry of handmade pottery and porcelain. I’m enthralled watching The Great Pottery Throw Down. You can find it on YouTube and I’ve watched every single season. Inspiration for […]