Adult Education

Floral Design


Instruction on how to arrange flowers; from step-by-step classes to sophisticated workshops and programs. 

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Class Schedule April - August 2015
Contemporary Floral Design Workshop Series  

Take one or all of these fun workshops on contemporary design with instructor Mimi Cassick.

NEW Wired
| April 16                                                                                     

Decorative wire provides a plethora of ways to give new life to traditional flower arrangements.

NEW Contained, II | May 28

Create a concentration of low, dense flowers that invites viewers to explore it.

NEW Collections | June 18

Learn how to balance a variety of flowers types through repetition of elements.

NEW Partitioned, II | July 23

Create a garden-inspired arrangement in a multi-tiered composition.

Basic Floral Design, Part 1| May 12 ,14, 19, 21

Learn how to create the basic shapes and styles of floral designs--the building blocks for true creativity.

Basic Floral Design, Part 2 | June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

A continuation of the Basic 1 class. Expand your knowledge of composition, cut flower preparation, and mechanics.

NEW Lunchtime Lecture:  Yesterday and Today | June 3

David Pippin demonstrates classic 19th Century French floral design.  A French-themed lunch is included.

Intermediate Floral Design | July 14, 21, 28, August 4

Experiment with elements and principles and learn how to plan for floral designs, from choosing flowers, how many to buy, and how to create a theme.


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