Cultivated: The Elements of Floral Style


Christin Geall, a floral designer, photographer, and teacher, inspires designers, gardeners, and entrepreneurs to approach their work with flowers and floral design in a unique and thoughtful way. Geall's approach draws upon the fine arts and historical sources, such as Baroque music, Impressionist paintings, and the work of floral innovators like Gertrude Jekyll and Constance Spry.

Geall's book, Cultivated, covers all aspects of floral design, from choosing flowers and plants to arranging them, selecting tools and vessels, balancing color and form, and even photographing and selling arrangements. It offers valuable insights and lessons for practitioners at all levels, regardless of budget or materials. The book is beautifully illustrated with Geall's stunning photographs of her own lush designs, showcasing techniques for creating brilliant arrangements that ignite the imagination.