DIY Night: 5 Minute Ideas

Summer is all about fresh and simple! Walk your way through five stations for a taste of the season’s most popular food and flower ideas – created in 5 minutes! Move through the Tempietto at your own pace with a complimentary glass of wine (or beer…or soda), while we demo seasonal tabletop designs, playful cube-in-cube […]

Playful Designs

If there is one thing that I have learned in the past 5 months, it’s that you can do just about ANYTHING with flowers.  My eyes are opened to new designs on a daily basis.  Among the most recent arrangements are a collection of bright, playful designs that Kate demonstrated during “The 5 Minute Arranger” […]

DIY Flower Arrangements with Asparagus

Now, don’t get me wrong.  I have always been a devoted fan of the traditional glass vase – simple and elegant.  However, after sitting through a demo with Kate, I became deeply intrigued by the idea of using fresh produce as a decorative display for my arrangements (Finally a good use for an otherwise repulsive […]

The 5 Minute Arranger – February 3rd

I am ready to make an instant designer out of everyone who attends this session!  We are going to have so much fun.  Thanks to Fiction Addiction for finding four fabulous titles as inspiration:                 Flower Arranging:  Judith Blacklock                 Flowers Made Simple:  Linda Estill                 Simple Flower Arranging: Mark Welford and Stephen Wicks                 […]

Quiche For All Occasions – February 20

The versatility of baked egg dishes take quiche, stratas and frittatas from brunch favorite to a vegetarian lunch option to a reception appetizer. Come explore different crusts, baking pans, unexpected recipe combinations and easy prep ideas at our Quiche tasting and demonstration.  Recipes from Twigs Tempietto and cookbooks from Jodi Liano, Eggs, and from Bristol […]

Simple Soup Secrets – January 30th

Baby It’s Cold Outside!!!  And what better way to warm up from fingertips to toes than with a bowl of hearty soup.  Inspired by the cookbooks of Betty Rosbottom: Sunday Soup, Sharon Hapton: The Soup Sisters  and Deborah Madison: Vegetable Soups, Twigs will cook up some winter Favorites. For the Twigs’ soup tasting and demonstration, […]

12 Days of Decorating Secrets

  12 DAYS OF DECORATING SECRETS THE COUNTDOWN BEGINS!  For the next 25 days, I will be sharing secrets from the Twigs designers dedicated to holiday decorating.  A tip a day ’til Christmas! Lets get started with THE ART OF BOW MAKING 1. Combine a printed ribbon with a solid to add depth to your […]

A CENTERPIECE WORTH TALKING ABOUT

  At Twigs, we love designing centerpiece arrangements around different lanterns to create a variety of looks for every occasion! A black lantern surrounded with white flowers and assorted greeneries make for a sophisticated appearance. Bright flowers pop against a pewter lantern. The glow of Luminara candles enhances a warm, comforting atmosphere, without the safety […]