Out & About
Rose of Sharon in the wild
Althea Wiles, Owner/Head Designer
Althea Wiles is a master certified florist who has run Rose of Sharon AR Event Florist for more than 20 years. She specializes in weddings, corporate events, and other occasions requiring expertly designed & beautiful flowers. She’s been featured in media across the web, as well as being a featured artist for Art in Bloom at the prestigious Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Here is a sampling of Althea’s recent appearances:
“I believe that floral design should enhance the beauty of nature, not change it or force it into submission. That's why every design is an original.”
Guest blog post on Flirty Fleurs “Making Changes:: Rose of Sharon moves From Retail to Studio Model”
Interview on Flirty Fleurs’ “Fabulous Florist” series: Rose of Sharon Floral Designs, Arkansas
Guest blog post on Flirty Fleurs “Efficiency Elements by Rose of Sharon Floral Designs”
Contribution to Flirty Fleurs’ Round-Up of Poinsettia Floral Designs
Contribution to Flirty Fleurs’ Let’s Talk About Pricing - What Would You Charge For This Compote Styled Centerpiece?
Contribution to Flirty Fleurs’ Q&A:: What Advice Would You Give To Aspiring Floral Designers?
Interview On Slow Flowers Podcast with Debra Prinzing: Fifty States of Slow Flowers--Arkansas
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Art in Bloom 2019 Featured Artist: https://crystalbridges.org/calendar/art-in-bloom-2/2019-03-15/