Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What kind of clay vessels can you make?
A: The most popular clay vessels include vases, wall hangings, ornaments, and dishes. I can also make custom pieces including but not limited to: picture frames, platters, planters, tiles, spoon rest, and more. Do you have another piece in mind? Just ask! View the gallery
Q: What kind of events do you press flowers for?
A: Any event that you want to press flowers from! Some events include: Wedding, Anniversary, Celebration of Life, Funeral, Bridal Shower, Baby Shower, Prom, Homecoming, and more! I would also love to press your favorite flowers in your garden.
Q: Can you press dried flowers?
Q: Can I customize my ceramic vessels?
A: Yes! You can customize colors, sizes, and impressions of names and dates.
Q: How long have you been working with clay?
A: Over 8 years!
Q: Do you use a wheel?
A: Yes, I enjoy wheel-throwing. However, I prefer using the method of handbuilding for preserving flowers in clay.
Q: How do you mail flowers?
A: Don’t worry, I will provide detailed instructions for you!
Q: Do you accept returns or exchanges?
A: I do not accept returns or exchanges. But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Q: How long does the process of pressing flowers into clay take?
A: It is a very personal and curated process. I handle each ceramic vessel at least 15 times during the process of creating from start to finish. Finished ceramics typically ship 4-6 weeks after your flowers arrive at the studio.
Q: How many flowers do you need?
A: It depends on how many vessels you want created and the size of each one. I have made 20 vessels from one bridal bouquet.
Q: What happens to the flowers after they are pressed in clay?
A: They will be composted into organic matter to grow future flowers.
Request a Commission
Are you interested in a custom commission? I would love to hear about you, your vision for the flowers, and details of the event. Get started by filling out the form below. Please include what you would like created with the flowers and the date of your event. I look forward to hearing from you!