Leaves – An experience book for those who love to work with natural materials.
The book ‘Leaves’ is a collaboration between photographer Alfred Oosterman, graphic designer Dick Rutgers and floral designer Ben Clevers. This book showcases 150 gorgeous photos of objects made out of leaves. You will find the scientific name of the material and a brief explanation of the technique and the bases that have been used.
The photography is finished, the designs, objects and the layout of the book are ready and now there’s just one final step: the printing process.
This book is a crowdfunding project. By buying the book now, you will help to finalise it!
Update: The budget was raised. New release date: Spring 2021.
About the author Ben Clevers
Ben Clevers (NL), an internationally renowned master florist, works with flowers, plants and vegetables as well as fruit. His unprecedented ambition for the trade led him to become the purveyor to the Dutch Royal family. He is sought after the world over for his workshops and is a highly regarded teacher.
Years ago, Ben conceived the plan to write a series of books. A series that would show all the possibilities of the material that a florist can work with. This first book focusses on the leaf in all its forms and beauties.