In this course, Monica will help each student capture and appreciate the romance and passion that only flowers can exude. Learn Monica’s techniques for pairing flowers for maximum impact. Flowers will be curated and chosen by Monica with care in order to best reflect the seductive and sensual nature of botany. With Monica’s guidance, each student will produce a stunning arrangement featuring some of her favorite romantic blooms such as ranunculus, peonies, and of course, sensuous roses. We invite couples to enjoy this class together as well as friends and other flower lovers. Each ticket includes one arrangement to take home and enjoy.
Join the talented and effervescent, Juan Villanueva of Villanueva Designs for a 2.5 hour workshop showcasing the unique and lush florals of spring. April showers bring us springtime flowers, and we’re ready to be enticed by the soft and chic blossoms associated with this season of growth and change. Tulips, hyacinth, bearded iris, delphinium and, of course, peonies are some of the gorgeous florals that Juan will incorporate into his stunning design. Each student will be led by Juan in the creation of their own springtime celebration arrangement to take home to enjoy and admire.
In this course, students will learn the benefits and mechanics of a building sustainably-focused installations, which will appeal to eco-conscious brands and clients. Together with Juan, students will create a foam-free flower wall in the morning followed by a foam-free hanging installation in the afternoon. As customer awareness grows and concerns for our environmental health becomes a driving force for progress, learning how to maximize sustainability is an ever growing and essential skill to learn. Through Juan’s guidance, each student will participate in the conceptualization and realization of these trendy floral creations.
In this workshop, you will have over 40 essential oils to choose from and will learn how to hand-pour two 8oz coconut wax candles into glass jars and customize with infused flowers and your own fragrance blend to take home with you!
Photographs of floral designs can often be the only record of a beautiful design or concept. In this workshop students will learn how to take a professional still life photo using a traditional SLR camera and their iPhone, as well as learn how good photos impacts marketing, branding and client outreach.
Flower crowns are always a favorite fashion accessory! Come learn the mechanics and explore the beauty of making flower crowns under the guidance of our in-house flower crown expert, Tom Sebenius! This workshop provides the opportunity to create a beautiful, handcrafted floral crown, while learning a few professional techniques of floristry. All of the tools and materials you will need for the class will be provided, along with light refreshments! Wear your flower crown home or box it up as a gift!