Oregon Art Beat

Arnold Drake World

Clip: Season 17 Episode 1712 | 6m 24s

Paper flower artist, Arnold Drake World, creates complex flower designs from common paper napkins. Usually sitting in the coffee shop at Powell’s Books, he attracts the attention of customers who visit Powell’s from around the world, and after 11 years he’s found that they prefer three types of flowers; the morning glory, the calla lily and the rose.

Aired: 04/14/16

Rating: TV-G

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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, The Kinsman Foundation, US Bank, Jackson Foundation and Roundhouse Foundation.