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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Birds in One Show Garden


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Love it! A bird! And not just any bird. A bird with laces, a crown and jewels for a wedding party! And not just a wedding party, but a wedding in the garden! And not just a garden, but a garden at the Northwest Flower and Garden show. There was a whole flock of these birds! 'Garden in Verse' reminded me of a theatre. It even had walls! And the flowers, of course, were all white:





To learn more about these romantically funky bird sculptures please check d4collective blog posts here and here.


‘Caprifolium’ and McGilvra Elementary School created this flock of Ibis. All the birds have names: Dudley, Emmett, Paris, Gloria, Mrs. Wentworth, Beulah Margot, Maria Rosita and Florence B (check their blog to see what else they call this lady on the right):

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14 comments:

  1. Just wonderful and they don't leave thngs behind!

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  2. Fluffy Butt is cute!

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  3. Hermes, ha-ha, how true!

    Darla, you found it! What a name!

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  4. Dear Tatyana, White Tulips.... simply sublime .............. white Narcissus.....deliciously distinctive....white Hyacinths and Hellebores.....dreamily divine...but, lacy white birds with pink legs and bottoms in the air......!!!!

    Clearly this garden show had EVERYTHING!!

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  5. What fun to find these in the garden.

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  6. Oh, those birds look lovely especially with all of the white blooms.

    Eileen

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  7. What fun! I am amazed that elementary school children created these birds. They did an outstanding job. I am also mesmerized by the flowing white curtains. Wouldn't that be a fabulous wedding!

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  8. I love the pretty lacy birds, as you know I would. Lovely whimsy.

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  9. Cute birds that leave no mess in the garden! This is what a call a fun time....

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  10. How cute. Love them. Carla

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  11. Those birds are great. I love it when designers do off the wall things at flower shows.

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  12. Thank you everyone! Your comments made me smile!

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  13. Oh, what fun. I really like the birds all decked out in lace and gems. The lacy white curtains and blooms in this display has such a romantic look. They did a wonderful job.

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  14. Their planting scheme is just perfect with all of those white spring blooms - fluffybutt and co are wonderful additions never mind all that lace. it was great to pop over to their blog and see how they were preparing for the grand opening. I'm sure that is one project those kids will never forget.

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