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Ayotte, Melissa

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  • A multi-petalled blue dahlia centres a beautiful floral arrangement above an iridescent ground. Completing the design are wispy, yellow-centred flowers, blue & white blooms and variegated green leaves. Depending on how the light falls on the dichroic ground, it appears blue, blueish-green even pinkish-mauve.The weight is script-signed M. Ayotte 2017...

  • An attractive, subtly-coloured floral arrangement over clear ground combining the pale-lavender of the chicory blooms with pale-peach and pink & white bell flowers. Completing the design are spring-green, red-veined leaves and pale-green & black curling tendrils. On the underside of the foliage is an “A” signature cane; the weight is...

  • A medium-size weight set with a vine bearing a deep-pink lily, wispy purple asters, small white and yellow flowers and a couple of blueberries. Completing the design are pale-and dark-green variegated leaves and curling tendrils. Signed with a blue-and-white “A” cane under the foliage; additionally scratch-signed and dated above the basal rim...

  • A miniature weight over clear ground centred by a pink tea-rose surrounded by small white blossoms and, by way of contrast, 3 showy, bright-yellow flowers. The arrangement is encircled by pointed dark-green leaves. A blue/white “A” signature-cane is set beneath the foliage.The weight is additionally scratch-signed and dated above the wear rim...

  • A miniature weight with pale-yellow and deep-purple bell flowers surrounding a chicory flowerhead with a double layer of white-edged, pale-lavender rays and upright white pistils set against dark-green foliage and curling pale-green tendrils. Signed with a blue & white “A” cane beneath the leaves. The weight is cut with a circular top...

  • A colourful floral arrangement featuring deep-purple clematis centred by tufts of long feathery yellow stamen. Completing the arrangement are small orange and wispy pink flowers, curling tendrils and dark-green leaves - all set over a clear ground. A blue/white “A” signature cane is embedded on the underside of the foliage and the weight is...

  • An airy summer composition with pale-pink, white and yellow flowers, a small bunch of blueberries, curling tendrils, variegated foliage, and a spray of white-lined, purple campanula. The gracefully curving vine is set over a grid-cut, frosted ground. An “A” signature cane is set on the underside of the foliage. Scratch-signed and dated above...

  • A decorative bouquet with 3 yellow roses, variegated foliage and violet lupins with a white or yellow blotch at the centre of the dense clusters of small, flowers. Set over a clear ground. A blue/white “A” signature cane is embedded under the foliage and, in addition, the weight is scratch-signed and dated above the basal rim. The base is...

  • A delightful springtime combination; mottled-pink peonies and a mass of white apple blossom set on a bed of dark-green foliage with yellowish-green tendrils, over a clear ground. In addition to the “A” signature cane on the underside of the foliage, the weight is scratch-signed and dated above the basal rim of the concave, polished base.

  • An eye-catching, specially-commissioned one-off design with 2 lavender chicory flowers arranged in a beautiful, soft-hued composition with assorted pink & white blossoms, variegated green leaves and tendrils over a clear ground.A blue & white “A” signature cane is set in the underside of the bouquet. The weight is scratch-signed and...

  • A miniature bouquet - just slightly bigger than 2" (50 mm) - containing 3 red tea roses in full bloom - together with several purple and white flowers and variegated foliage in a closely-packed floral arrangment.Signed and dated above the basal rim: M. Ayotte 2002.

  • A departure from conventionally-shaped paperweights: a “cylindrical” plaque with a bevel-edged, sloping “facet”, giving a view onto a floral arrangement with a burnt-orange tiger lily with yellow-striped petals and upright yellow stamen, 5 smaller flowers in red, pale orange and yellow - all set amongst curling tendrils and...

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