[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69vXENhknNA] The WellStar Medical Facility in Marietta was busier than Santa’s workshop when Carithers Flowers recently hosted a floral design seminar for board members of the Atlanta WellStar Foundation. Participants flitted about the classroom like busy little elves on Christmas Eve creating an assortment of beautiful holiday floral centerpieces. Carithers floral designers worked with participants to help them learn the elements and principles of flower arranging while working with a bountiful array of fresh flowers, foliage, evergreens, fruit, and candles to create elegant and artfully designed holiday centerpieces. Members of the class were also provided helpful tips on how to keep their arrangements fresh throughout the holiday season. Check out some of the gorgeous holiday centerpieces created by WellStar board members on YouTube. Carithers Flowers partners with the WellStar Foundation & Hospice as part of its Helping Hands charity program. As the area’s leading and largest not-for-profit healthcare provider, WellStar – through the WellStar Foundation – relies on financial support from businesses in the community, such as Carithers Flowers, to improve and expand its services. What is WellStar? WellStar Health System of Atlanta is committed to creating and delivering high quality hospital, physician and other healthcare related services that improve [...]
Carithers Flowers customer Carol Craig wins Atlanta area cake baking competition for charity event! Carol Craig, an Atlanta area amateur cake baking enthusiast, won a recent cake baking competition, using a cake topper supplied by Carithers Flowers. Cake and topper are pictured in the photo. The cake baking competition that Carol participated in had categories for professional, amateur and young pastry chefs. The event was the 3rd Annual Great American Baking Contest. The judging was held on Thursday, March 11th, at The Cook's Warehouse in Atlanta. Prizes were awarded for the top three finishers in all three categories. All net proceeds from the Atlanta area event went to support the non-profit organization "Share Our Strength." This organization is a nationwide group dedicated and working to ensure that no child in America grows up hungry. The winner of the Amateur category, Carol Craig, created a three-tiered, fondant-covered cake embellished with edible pearls and colorful ribbons, and it was topped with a beautiful flower arrangement created by Carithers Flowers. Honestly, this cake is absolutely stunning! Our hats off to Carol Craig for an absolutely breathtaking creation. Congratulations Carol! Carithers Flowers has a complete floral division dedicated to serving wedding clients in the Atlanta and Atlanta metropolitan area. The wedding division can handle [...]
Carithers Flowers & Events - Cobb Chamber Gala 2010, Cobb Galleria Centre. Featuring contemporary vases of orchids, hydrangea, roses. www.Carithers.com [wpvideo RC7pSQIV] Carithers locations: www.Carithers.com/Roswell-Florist.com, www.Carithers.com/Alpharetta-Florist.com, www.Carithers.com/Kennesaw-Florist.com
Carithers Flowers contemporary centerpieces of Orchids and Willow help create a festive mood for the Cobb Chamber Gala January 2010.