About the Author
Gay Estes served on the Vestry and the Altar Guild of Christ Church Cathedral in Houston, Texas, eventually rising to be in charge of Holiday Arrangements. She is nationally acclaimed in the flower world: as Projects Editor for Flower magazine, she is a regular contributor and flower show correspondent; lectures for the Garden Club of America as “The Lone Arranger,” speaking to garden clubs across the country from Portland to Palm Beach, 16 cities during the 2007-08 season; as a Flower Show Judge for the Garden Club of America, Gay wears a unique triple crown—Gay has been chosen to be a judge in Arranging, in Photography, and in Horticulture. Her arrangements have been chosen by The World Association of Flower Arrangers to be included in their forthcoming book. Flower lovers everywhere will give thanks that Gay has combined her wisdom, experience, humor, and artistry in one indispensable volume.