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Look For These 13 Enormous Floral Butterfly Sculptures Honoring Small Business Week

By Jamie Ferrell

Look For These 13 Enormous Floral Butterfly Sculptures Honoring Small Business Week

Find one of these temporary sculptures before they fly away!

Heads up, flower children! SF Flower Market is spearheading a breathtaking new public sculpture exhibition in the City, in collaboration with the SF Chamber of Commerce and the City of San Francisco.

Local artists created these 13 unique butterfly sculptures from natural materials and fresh flowers. The towering butterflies range from 6-9 feet tall and will be displayed all around the City from May 1-7. SF Flower Market wants to draw attention to Small Business Week, which lasts from May 3-7.

Courtesy of SF Flower Market

“The goal of this campaign is to have social media draw the foot traffic into the neighborhoods,” said Jeanne Boes, General Manager of the SF Flower Market in a press release. “People will come to take selfies with the butterflies and discover the small businesses that make these neighborhoods uniquely San Francisco.”

 

Courtesy of SF Flower Market

Floral designers include Acme Floral, Anies Charles, Desiree Flower & Design Studio, Envy Floral, Nixon Tran, Paul Robertson, Raul DueƱas Floral & Event Design, Sharla Flock Designs, Sharp Stick Studio, and Stanlee Gatti.

Check the map below to see where to find the closest butterfly:

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San Francisco Small Business Week, presented by Bank of America, is a time to celebrate the City’s small business community and provide resources and workshops to small business owners. 2021 marks the 17th year of Small Business Week, which will host over 20 different events including networking opportunities, business building workshops, and much more.

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Most of the week’s events will be hosted online. Events include a forum highlighting Asian small businesses, a roundtable about small business recovery, and networking for women entrepreneurs. See a full list of events here.

Be sure to register for these FREE webinars happening from May 3-7 at SFSmallBusinessWeek.com. While you’re at it, keep an eye out for these 13 stunning butterfly sculptures all over the City from May 1-7!

 

[Featured Image: Courtesy of SF Flower Market]