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Wreath making at O'Donal's in Scarborough
Date: 12/2/2012 Album ID: 1574815
Photos by Gordon Chibroski
Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath
Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Crimped metal rings are available for traditional round wreaths
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Here, he holds a roll of green wrapped wire he uses to wrap the pieces of balsam to the ring.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Other forms are available for special wreaths like hearts, crosses and piece signs.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of ODona'ls in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Here, a variety of artificial berries, pine cones and fir twigs are just some of the dozens of items available to decorate  your wreath.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. This is one of many finished bows available for purchase when making your own.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. A large variety of ribbon is available for purchase to make bows.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Diane Meech, wholesale manager of O'Donal's Nursery in Gorham is surrounded by a variety of items that can be attached to wreaths as well as other projects. During the holiday season she is Head Elf in the wreath department and completes the specialty wreaths with ornaments, ribbons and other items.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Cindy carroll, the Perennial Buyer for O'Donal's and Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough make wreaths for sale that will be decorated with ribbons and a variety of seasonal items.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. This is a box of mixed evergreen tips to add variety to the wreath.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. These are finished wreaths for sale. Ribbons can be exchanged, if desired, for different tastes.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Here, balsam twigs are cut into palm sized pieces  to be made into a fan of about 6 -8 pieces.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Larry Peterson, manager of O'Donal's in Scarborough shows how to make a wreath. Here is a fan of palm-sized pieces of balsam bough that will be attached by green wire.
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Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer:  On Wednesday, November 21, 2012, Diane Meech, Head Elf and Wholesale Manager for O'Donal's completes a wreath with blue balls available for purchase when making  your own wreath.
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