All the latest from the Flower Bank

Some of the bunches of tulips that I’ve been given recently were given to winners of Haringey's Unsung wonen’s award on Saturday 9 March.

I have collected so many daffodils in recent days that it’s hard to know where to keep them.

Thank youRita for the wonderful donation of ribbons and wrapping paper. I was delighted to receive her donation.

Thank you for the surprise delivery of flowers from Marks & Spencer - the roses were magnificent andI was able to use some of them in arrangements for Haringey’s Registry Office

Starting to get more adventurous with my placements

As part of the crowdfund campaignI started ‘flower bombing’. Flower bombing is when you leave a bunch of flowers in random locations.

A massive thanks to our quiz master extraordinaire Simon who together with the wonderful Hayes helped raise £330 at the Quiz Night. This brought the total for fundraising to £710.

This week’s mannequin head for Hair Discovery is called “for the lads”.

This week’s mannequin head was inspired by my mum and I called it “Rags & Curlers”.

Friday night was open mic night at Trinity Church, North Finchley. Thank you Sandy, Patrick & Joe for hosting they were farbulous and nothing was too much trouble. There was a whole host of acts from rap to comedy and my thanks to all the performers.

Last Thursday I had a stall at Middlesex University’s Christmas Fair. i was definitely one of the oldest there!

I’d been given a plant a few weeks ago and wanted to use the leaves in a design.

The Flower Bank has now got a logo which I’m thrilled about

Angelina from Hair Discovery in East Barnet is kindly promoting The Flower Bank’s crowdfunding campaign by hosting my floral designs in her window, This is my first design.

On Thursday 25 October I attended the pledge awards at City Hall. I’ve been pledged £30,000K by the Mayor of London and I’m absolutely delighted. The photograph is of myself and other Haringey award winners.