Lisa Waud is a talented botanical artist. Her botanical installations include large-scale, multi-sensory, immersive works utilize living plants and cut flowers. She has done floral arrangements for the set of Jimmy Fallon and music videos. Lisa’s recent project is Big Flower Friend. The goal with Big Flower Friend is to raise money for Michigan flower farmers. The weekly floral installations take place in open-space outdoor in intriguing places in Detroit.
April 6, 2020
News From Around Detroit
- Whitmer: Michigan will vet labor, environmental compliance of firms bidding on state jobsby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Gov. Whitmer said payroll fraud has been a growing problem since Michigan eliminated its prevailing wage law in 2018.
- Ann Arbor's FoolMoon festival brings out art installations, luminaries, light up costumesby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Ann Arbor lights up during the annual FoolMoon festival as locals get creative with luminaries and light up costumes.
- Meijer's new Detroit store includes Mudgie's Deli, Great Lakes Coffee shopby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Meijer is giving a peek at what awaits customers at its new Rivertown Market in Detroit, while also announcing who will lead and oversee the store.
- First Communion is much different this year for metro Detroit Catholic families, churchesby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
From virtual retreats to catechism classes on Zoom, this First Communion season is marked by big changes because of the pandemic.
- Top 10 Cares kicks off food distribution to people in need, plans to help more Thursdayby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
On Thursday, the Detroit Free Press/Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Top 10 Cares initiative will hand out free meals at Inkster's Womack Temple.
- LinkedIn adds 'stay-at-home parent' to online resumes -- why experts say that matters
The networking site is adding titles so people can denote caregiving responsibilities. Experts say employers should consider these skills when recruiting.
- WATCH LIVE: Jen Psaki holds White House news briefing
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki will hold a news briefing on Thursday, April 15.
- Biden's poll numbers on the economy rival Trump's for the first time
To jumpstart the economy, the Biden administration unveiled the American Jobs Plan, which a majority of Americans support, according to the latest PBS NewsHour/NPR/Marist poll.