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New promotional video is live!

Studio Herbage Florist new promotional video is live!

Studio Herbage Florist featured in new promotional video highlighting services of floral design studio in Johnstown, NY.

Studio Herbage Florist New Promotional Video

Together with Yelp and SmartShoot, Studio Herbage Florist worked with Martin AV Services to produce a new promotional video which highlights their services and upscale floral design studio in Johnstown, NY. The video, which appears on the Studio Herbage Florist Yelp branded page is intended to provide viewers with a brief overview of products and services from the floral services company.

Located in the historic downtown section of Johnstown, Studio Herbage is known for exceptional floral design for weddings, special events, corporate parties, sympathy and bereavement as well as everyday and holiday design work. Our AIFD certified floral designer is accredited in floral design, a designation that no other local floral company can claim. Click here to learn more about the American Institute of Floral Designers as well as the AIFD and CFD certifications.

Trust Studio Herbage Florist to deliver beautiful flowers locally, regionally and internationally. As a member of the teleflora network, Studio Herbage Florist can send your floral gift anywhere in the world!

To send a gift of flowers click here.

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Studio Herbage Flowers Admired at ECS Women’s Consortium.

Studio Herbage Flowers Admired at ECS Women’s Consortium.

Pictured left to right are: Eric Jenkins-Sahlin, Dr. Melinda Grube - ECS impersonator and Coline Jenkins, direct descendant of Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
Pictured left to right are: Eric Jenkins-Sahlin, Dr. Melinda Grube – ECS impersonator and Coline Jenkins, direct descendant of Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

 

This past Saturday, March 21, 2015 the Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium convened at the HFM BOCES Conference Center in Johnstown, NY for a day full of interesting educational inspiration and of course Studio Herbage was present at the festivities.  Among the attendees at the various programs were Coline Jenkins, the great-great-granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and her son Eric Jenkins-Sahlin. Dr. Melinda Grube, an Elizabeth Cady Stanton impersonator was also present adding a note of authenticity to the gathering.

Local Johnstown resident Sandy Nellis-Lane, a member of the American Association of University Women, is pictured below wearing one of our custom designed ECSWC corsages.

Sandy Nellis-Lane wearing Studio Herbage custom designed corsage including: mini sunflower, hypericum, galax and wool word.
Sandy Nellis-Lane wearing Studio Herbage custom designed corsage including: mini sunflower, hypericum, galax and wool word.

Present at the consortium were approximately 20 vendors ranging from Bershire Bank, one of the consortiums major sponsors, C.A.R.E. Holistic Center and the Rev. Heather Mattioni, Lillian Johnson of The Bra Boutique at Natural Oasis Salon & Spa, SW Skin Care & Cosmetics and many others.

If you are involved in planning a corporate function, special event, party or gala, please contact us for information on our custom design program. In addition to providing exciting and unconventional floral decor solutions as well as excellent customer service, we also provide discounts for bulk and pre-paid orders. Call or stop by our studio today!

Studio Herbage custom designed corsage for Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women's Consortium.
Studio Herbage custom designed corsage for Elizabeth Cady Stanton Women’s Consortium.
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Celebrate Lunar New Year 2015!

Celebrate Lunar New Year 2015!

Celebrate Lunar New Year 2015 at Studio Herbage floral and fiber arts, a perfect way to express your feelings of gratitude, joy or ‘just because’ in the new year.

Studio Herbage Flowers Celebrates Lunar New Year 2015


Celebrate Lunar New Year with great design!

According to various authorities on Chinese zodiac and mythology, the sheep/goat/ram or “yang” is an extremely auspicious sign. For those who are born under this sign, the year will be full of good fortune and positive energy. At Studio Herbage we would love to share the positive energy of this years zodiac sign by offering great design; a number of new classes, a diverse range of new botanical and fiber art and of course a wide selection of lifestyle enhancing fresh cut botanicals, flowers and foliage designed in classic clear crystal containers or custom made vessels.


Accentuate and enhance your Corporate space!

To keep the Chi flowing smoothly in the lunar new year, perhaps your corporate space could use a floral enhancement to soften those hard edges! Research has shown that flowers and plants enhance the working environment and contribute significantly to positive perceptions by employees and customers while also helping to allay the negative effects of indoor air pollution.

According to an article posted on JP Office Workstations, one of Australia’s fastest growing office furniture retailers, “Researchers at the Cardiff University of Psychology found that plants in the workplace increase employee productivity and feelings of well-being.

Findings show that workers feel better about their work, both emotionally and physically, and it directly affects the quality of their work output.” Additionally they cite that research from Texas A&M University showing that, “Adding flowers and plants to the work environment resulted in innovative thinking, problem solving, and original ideas” according to Dr. Roger Ulrich, lead researcher on the project.


 What else can you expect from Studio Herbage in the lunar new year?

As we progress into the spring and summer months we will be appearing at a number of local and regional events, fairs and festivals. Our unique, hand crafted wool designs and botanical art will be available for sale in our booth as well as a number of other handmade items we carry in our store. Please mark the following dates on your calendar, as we get closer to each event we will provide confirmation of our presence there, we would love to see you!

Sharon Springs Garden Party, May 23 & 24 2015

Seventh Annual Woodworking & Fine Arts Weekend, July 18 & 19, 2015

LARAC, 44th annual June Arts Festival, June 13 & 14, 2015

Buck Moon Arts Festival, July 11, 2015

Sharon Springs Harvest Festival, September 19 & 20, 2015

Remsen Barn Festival, September 26 & 27, 2015

NYS Sheep and Wool Festival, October 17 & 18, 2015

LARAC, 31st Annual Fall Arts Festival, October 31 & November 1, 2015

Sharon Springs Victorian Holiday Celebration, December 4-6, 2015

 


 

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Treasures for Valentines Day!

Valentines Day Flowers from Studio Herbage

 

Find a world of Valentines Day botanical treasure to pleasure your sweetheart at Studio Herbage!

At Studio Herbage, treasures for Valentines Day gift giving abound and are ready to purchase and present to your special someone, today! Looking for handcrafted items that you won’t find anywhere else in the greater Albany Capital district region? Studio Herbage is unlike any florist you have encountered. We carry a wide array of preserved and dried botanicals from Verdissimo as well as a large assortment of LehnerWolle³ brand floral wool for all your floral and fiber arts needs. Our botanical art must be seen first hand to appreciate the attention to detail; from individually applied petals and botanical nuances to mass applications of specific botanicals like Polygonum from our Polygonum series of disposable vases.

All of our handcrafted botanical artwork is made in our studio in Johnstown, NY and available with retail and wholesale pricing.

  • Valentine Totems
  • Preserved topiary and botanical art
  • Fresh floral designs

Valentines Totem image from Studio HerbageHeart topiary image from Studio HerbagePink_geranium

 

 

 

 


Stop by our retail store and studio today to find your treasures for Valentines Day, we are open until 6 p.m. (just in case you forgot something) or call us today to arrange for home delivery!

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Valentines Day Flowers

Extraordinary rose gift imageValentines Day flowers from Studio Herbage are just what your sweetie ordered! Our dozen, half dozen and two dozen long stemmed roses are the perfect way to express your feelings of love or appreciation.

Place your order early – at least 4  days in advance, to guarantee availability of your particular arrangement choice. In addition to our long stemmed rose arrangements we also specialize in mixed floral arrangements that include standard or garden roses.

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Garden rose variety ‘Piano’ from Alexandra Farms.

Rosa ‘Piano’ is a wonderful garden rose with a pinkish red color, perfect for including in hand-tied bouquets. Looking to seriously impress someone this valentine’s day? Then be prepared to “wow” them by ordering a hand-tied bouquet of garden and standard roses with a coordinating palette of accessory flowers such as the delightful pink, lavender or white wax flower, a native to Australia.

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White wax flower ‘Bridal Pearl’

Eriostemon, another native of Australia has a delightful citrus scent and small white or pink flowers.

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Eriostemon myporoides, a native of Australia
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Eriostemon made into a valentines garland.

Studio Herbage has a great selection of one-of-a-kind preserved botanical art as well, such as our valentines totems. Each totem is hand made in our studio from start to finish and decorated with 100% wool cord, felt and roving, preserved botanicals and decorative objects such as metallic gold filament, seeds, nuts or other natural embellishments; a long-lasting gift that truly conveys your loving sentiments!

Valentines Totem by Studio Herbage

Call or stop by our studio today to place your order or just order online by clicking on the link above!

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Knitting Group: Every Monday at 10 AM

Knitting-GroupCalling all knitters!!!

Knitting Group meets every Monday from 10 AM to noon. Afterwards you can enjoy a peaceful lunch at Vintage Cafe or The Plaid Giraffe.  Bring your current knitting project and be ready to discuss the latest in knitting trends and fiber arts.

To find out more about Knitting Group, please email or call us at 518-762-7755.

We hope to see you soon!

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Maison & Objet, inspiration from the September show

Every September and January; in conjunction with Paris Design week, Maison & Objet brings the best of the design world together in one place just outside and to the north of Paris, France.

The following video is a presentation of what’s new, emphasizing the new appearances and finishes in the interior decoration, home textiles, dining, lifestyle and craft sectors.

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3rd Annual Soup Tasting and Harvest Festival this Saturday, Canajoharie, NY

3rd-Annual-Soup-Tasting-and-Harvest-Festival_brochure3rd Annual Soup Tasting and Harvest Festival_brochure

The 3rd Annual Soup Tasting and Harvest Festival will be held this Saturday, November 8, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. at The Van Alstyne Homestead Society and Museum (The Fort Rensselaer Club), 42 Moyer Street in Canajoharie, New York.

Come shop local vendors, enjoy listening to live music and sample delicious, hearty soups donated by local chefs. There will be a 50/50 raffle during the event and museum tours will be available. Organic and healthy harvest treats will be highlighted as well as numerous hand craft vendors.

Studio Herbage will be present displaying a wide assortment of seasonal wreaths and Botanical art for sale.

Join us in this celebration of fall with your friends, family and neighbors and help us raise funds to support the ongoing needs of the Van Alstyne Homestead Society and Museum.