Triangular Arrangement

Triangular Arrangement 

the most basic floral designs used today  very versatile  formal, informal  or contemporary

Triangular Arrangement  May be symmetrical or asymmetrical in form  symmetrical triangles occur when there is equal distribution of materials on both sides of an imaginary center axis .

Triangular Arrangement triangles occur when there is equal visual weight on both sides of the center axis  the two sides do not  look alike.  Asymmetrical .

Triangular Arrangement  Triangular designs have one focal area from which all stems appear to radiate  brighter colors used  at the focal area .


Triangular Arrangement  Flowers should be spaced closer as they near the focal point  stems should never cross .

.Triangular Arrangement  focal point almost always rests on the rim of the container.

Triangular Arrangement  equilateral triangle  Requires that all three sides be equal length  isosceles triangle  is a variation of the equilateral triangle .

Triangular Arrangement sides are equal in length while the third side is shorter  the height is greater than that of an equilateral  the width is smaller than that of an equilateral  Two .

horizontal design that makes an excellent table centerpiece .Triangular Arrangement  Centerpiece designs  low.

Triangular Arrangement  can be viewed from any direction without blocking the view of a seated dinner guest .

 Constructed in the same manner as a triangular arrangement but is finished on both sides .Triangular Arrangement  Long and narrow shape of the design can be altered to match the width of the dining table.


Triangular Arrangement  Asymmetrical Triangle  more relaxed and visually pleasing designs  visually balanced but differ on each side of a vertical axis .

Triangular Arrangement  Vertical axis is not centered but usually offset to the left of center .

Triangular Arrangement  Scalene Triangle  variation of asymmetrical triangle  composed of three unequal sides .

Scalene flower is slanted to the left instead of vertical  #1 flower establishes  height of the design  #1 .

Scalene Triangle  this flower is placed to the left of center on a diagonal and slants slightly backward .

Scalene Triangle  number 2 flower is on the left and may be placed at an angle or horizontal with the table  this flower is often placed at a forward angle also .

Scalene Triangle three flower may be angled or placed on the horizontal  depending upon the height of the container being used  Number .

Right Triangle  is a one sided mass design that resembles half of an equilateral or isosceles triangle  vertical and horizontal lines of the arrangement meet at a 90 degree angle .

Right Triangle  may face either left or right  may often be used in pairs on a mantle or buffet .

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