The Prom and Homecoming Flowers book from The John Henry Company was the subject of J's show in Springfield Illinois.

Wire jewelry basics and a completed shoulder armature at right.

A ribbon-centric pomander and a wire rose stem for a duchess rose.

Corsage and Boutnnierre bases.

A selection of pocket square bases.

An amazing Hypericum Necklace at left and wire Bout' bases at right.

A curved Calla bouquet assembled with wire and a Duchess Rose assembled from the most beautiful roses on the planet, Eufloria roses.

J ran into his pal Gregor Lersch, also giving a program...

...and fortunately did not literally run into Gregor's assistant, Dianne - aka Mud Woman. At right J is pictured with one of the many helpers, Frankie.


Holly Money Collins, with J here, also gave a program. It was great to catch up with Holly! At right Rea Griffith, President of Illinios State.

A winning arrangement by Rick Orr of Champaign Illinois - great container too! At left - take a look at the flocking effect that can be acheived with Design Master's White ColorTex.