After a long day, arranging flowers is therapeutic -- each trip to the flower market brings out a new sense of creativity and artistic expression. I discover a new sense of which flowers inspire me and makes me think “why” I’m drawn to certain types of flowers. Not only does flower arranging remind me of the personality and artistic side of who I am, but also, as a person of faith, it’s a reminder to stop, reflect, and meditate on beauty and creation.
My Mom recently recommended Edith Schaeffer's book, Hidden Art, that has a chapter devoted to flower arranging. The below quote is an inspiration to me: