Françoise Weeks, born in Belgium, has infused her work with a quintessential European reverence for flowers and nature. Combined with creativity and mechanical ingenuity, she has crystalized her singular style of Textural Woodlands and Botanical Haute Couture pieces, garnering a global following.
Françoise’s studio is located in Portland, Oregon. Her innovation and love of teaching have brought her to the Flower School Cohim in China, the Academy of Floral Art in Exeter, England, studios in Australia and Mexico, workshops at Mayesh and Florabundance and to the La Jolla and Memphis garden clubs. Her dynamic work has been published in Nacre, Fusion Flowers, Modern Wedding Flowers, Huffington Post, Flutter and Millieu.
Join Françoise in creating wearable botanical art which embrace the textural and organic style that has enchanted so many. Seen in the pages of many magazines and fashion runways across the globe, floral headpieces and jewelry is a fresh new trend which Françoise has both championed and defined. Verdant foliage, luminous flower petals, vibrant blossoms and delicate tendrils, all selected and curated by Françoise herself, are just some of the beautiful ingredients that will be on hand. Lunch will be provided for everyone (please advise us of any dietary restrictions) and each student will take home one headpiece and several jewelry creations.
photo by Theresa Bear