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"cynthia samara" Discussed on Slow Flowers with Debra Prinzing

Slow Flowers with Debra Prinzing

07:09 min | 3 months ago

"cynthia samara" Discussed on Slow Flowers with Debra Prinzing

"And you you all heard and matt met robin and heard from her when we launched bloom imprint in january and our very special guest. Is cynthia samara of cynthia samara house in flour based in toronto. Hi cynthia now and congratulations. Well back at ya Because big reveal here. Cynthia is our covergirl of where we bloom. Our brand new book that will be available in Just a just a week or so around april fourteenth so we wanted to have cynthia on to talk about her business and who she is so And you're a first time guest of the podcast and I just want to introduce you to the listeners. So i guess let me just give a little recap of where we bloom. And this book. This is the first title in bloom imprint The do publishing company. That is sort of the boutique. Publishing arm of slow flowers created by robin omni and me and we. We started with this book because it was a way to build community and feature a lot of Sloth hours members showing off their workspaces studios shops greenhouses potting sheds barns. You name it right robin yes. We definitely have a great variety from you. Know from kitchen and laundry room to beautiful outdoor Structures structures a good word for it The the subtitle of where we bloom is thirty. Seven intimate inventive and artistic studio spaces where floral passions find a place to blossom. And those of you who have known me for years as a garden writer. No that i wrote a book in two thousand eight called. Stylish sheds and elegant hideaways all about garden sheds. And there's definitely a crossover into this book but these are dedicated floral spaces and It's it's just. There is a diversity of of architecture and location and personality and design. Cynthia definitely was a standout for someone we wanted to have in the book with her aesthetic. But also we're going to hear from robin about how cynthia's floral office or whatever we call. It made it to the cover. But i i wanna talk a little bit about cynthia and Her business so On the cover people will see what looks like. I guess kind of a standard. What a potting shed. Basically right cynthia. How would you describe it and nine by twelve. Free built actually built by mennonites later on in the community. Were not our community where it ended up living and we customize a little bit but yeah you know you can get one of these beauties and you can make it your own yet Yeah i love the fact that you bring that up. It's almost like an a standard measurement and materials and so it could be something you could order from a local big box store or from builders in your community that go to the home shows and in and sell these sorts of things absolutely and we when we were looking for our studio audience. Shed our office when he liked to call. We had done that. We had gone to many different places. And look you. You can find on something like this at a lumber yard or as you ought store and the creativity and fun comes with how you can make your own and add your flavor. She wouldn't so it is incredible. How many people reached out to me after they seen this shit saying you know. How did you do this in. What did you do. How can i do that myself. And their various iron is so that's really rewarding. And i just hope that this helps empower people to take that shed. They may have in their backyard. That is kind of holding Tools and all the kinds of equipment and format in Couple of weekends later. You'll have your face. Well cynthia really reflects your preference for materials details and finishes and you brought a designers i to it so talk about some of the little upgrades that you did To this standard wouldn't structure I know that some were like you had a high low mix like some were more of an investment others. You made decisions about what not to spend money on right. Sure sure so. It was repainted. Used a lot of white hates my secret. Weapon is eight or black. Armoo shed to. We'll talk about later but This one we went white wanted a nice clean talent to do that. Talk in the work that you do. So a lot of paint A a large bench to levels. So you can have a large work service as well as an area underneath to Put supplies windows are really important to me. Look over a lake so we wanted to have a bank of windows that opened up over the late and also had these large Farm doors at the front that you could easily get in never balloons in annetta but also created at indoor outdoor feel So that was that was important to us to go that extra. Get windows in there but you know really you can do this with any kinds of jeter states that you have cleaned up left the plywood slower. The one luxury was to get water in there to get A sink but it was just a metal. Sing for my kia when those standard things that you can take with you from an apartment and these at four for water and then we had a hype installed well so those were the two luxuries because you to carry water at l. Set a lot. Well you brought you brought wa watering but you also brought power in right because the lighting choices. I thought were really inspired and fit the vibe of of the personality that you wanted to express miniature lots and lots of june. So we needed to carry-on one final question about the design. Cynthia did you Have a someone put on that metal roof. It's like a standing seam metal roof or some kind of not. So you know when you go to places. Look at these sheds you can usually customize them or there's different types of finishes Got a regular black. Sheila ler gration. Yeah i like. I like the metal a lot at the sound of rain on the on tin roofs quite loudly. So yeah we do enjoy that. I love that well..

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Celebrating the Publication of 'Where We Bloom' With Designer Cynthia Zamaria

Slow Flowers with Debra Prinzing

02:01 min | 3 months ago

Celebrating the Publication of 'Where We Bloom' With Designer Cynthia Zamaria

"Very special guest. Is cynthia samara of cynthia samara house in flour based in toronto. Hi cynthia now and congratulations. Well back at ya Because big reveal here. Cynthia is our covergirl of where we bloom. Our brand new book that will be available in Just a just a week or so around april fourteenth so we wanted to have cynthia on to talk about her business and who she is so And you're a first time guest of the podcast and I just want to introduce you to the listeners. So i guess let me just give a little recap of where we bloom. And this book. This is the first title in bloom imprint The do publishing company. That is sort of the boutique. Publishing arm of slow flowers created by robin omni and me and we. We started with this book because it was a way to build community and feature a lot of Sloth hours members showing off their workspaces studios shops greenhouses potting sheds barns. You name it right robin yes. We definitely have a great variety from you. Know from kitchen and laundry room to beautiful outdoor Structures structures a good word for it The the subtitle of where we bloom is thirty. Seven intimate inventive and artistic studio spaces where floral passions find a place to blossom. And those of you who have known me for years as a garden writer. No that i wrote a book in two thousand eight called. Stylish sheds and elegant hideaways all about garden sheds. And there's definitely a crossover into this book but these are dedicated floral spaces and It's it's just. There is a diversity of of architecture and location and personality and

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