Planner and Designer, Gathering Floral + Event Design
Mary Ruth loves how design moves and changes–her work is her avenue for creative expression. She has been creating, painting, glue-ing, building, and imagining since school days spent lost in the craft corner. What started out as school projects has evolved into friends’ birthdays, showers, living spaces, accessories, and event furniture, fabric, and lighting design. Within minutes of entering a space, Mary Ruth’s mind races, creating ways to make her clients’ vision and expectations reach their full potential.
Headhshot image courtesy of Gayle Brooker Photography
This half-day workshop for pros and DIY floral enthusiasts alike is taught by two of Charleston’s most nationally heralded “flower whisperers” and includes hands-on instruction covering everything from arrangement composition to photography and social media, plus event conception and execution, too. What’s more fun than playing with flowers? Doing so under the kind, funny, and […]
Luxury wedding planners (capped at 24 atteendees) escape to Charleston for this four-day, intimate, powerhouse of a retreat focused on professional development and community. This year’s Bliss and Bespoke instructional speakers include planners Marcy Blum, Calder Clark, and Lynn Easton, as well as Carats and Cake founder and CEO Jess Levin, among others. Sessions, workshops, […]