Andrea Grist is an event floral artist based in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Her company, Andrea K. Grist Floral Designs, serves the greater Kansas City area and beyond. Flowers have always been her passion and she has been showcasing her beautiful flowers and designs for over 16 years. Her passion has taken her from coast to coast, partnering with other top designers to create amazing events. Andrea is part of the prestigious Chapel Designers, an international group of stylish wedding experts. She is currently the only Missouri-based designer to be included. Her newest creative project “Color in Bloom- A Floral Journey” is a book inspired by the everyday beauty of color. Andrea also hosts floral workshops with design and floral education. Garden clubs, book groups and agricultural students are among some of the many. Andrea lives with her husband and five children in Lee’s Summit, and takes pleasure in writing, traveling, hiking, and snuggling up with her babies.