The Living Fresh Flower School is offering a six-week advanced floral design course for students who have completed our floristry 101 course. This course is designed to give students the opportunity to keep building their skills and creativity.
Students are to bring tool kits provided in Floristry 101. All the materials and supplies required for the course are included in the cost except the tools from 101:
• Flowers, greenery, non-perishable design elements
• Containers and vases
• Chicken wire, foam
• Wire, ribbon, floral glue
Course Breakdown by Week
Week One: Compote Centrepiece Arrangement
This class gives the student the opportunity to design a garden styled wedding compote centrepiece using chicken wire as the base instead of floral foam.
Week Two: Foliage Design
This class focuses solely on the different types of foliage available in the floral industry and the many ways in which greenery can be manipulated, sculpted and altered to create cutting edge floral designs.
Week Three: Wrist Corsages and Floral Crowns
This class give the students the skills they need to create wrist corsages and floral crown.
Week Four: Elevated Arrangements
This class will introduce students mechanics and skills to build large, over-sized arrangements that are sitting on tall, elevated vessels.
Week Five: Bridal Bouquets
Students will learn the basic skills required to design hand-tied bridal bouquets. Various techniques for finishing bouquets with ribbon will also be taught.
Week Six: Student’s Choice
As the final class in the 102 series, the students will decide as a group what type of arrangement/installation they would like to focus on for the last class. Suggested projects would be: ceremony installation, greenery garlands, hanging installation, ceremony standards.
- Tue, Nov 5, 2019
- Tue, Nov 12, 2019
- Tue, Nov 19, 2019
- Tue, Nov 26, 2019
- Tue, Dec 3, 2019
- Tue, Dec 10, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Price: $1500.00 + HST
Limited to 8 students.
This class is open to students of of our Floristry 101 course. Full payment is required to reserve your spot. This class is non-refundable.