Elements of Floral Design Workshop Series

August 6, 7, 9, 2018 (6 - 7:30 pm)

October 23, 25, 26 (6 - 7:30 pm)

Delve into the Elements of Floral Design through a three-part series of workshops. Each class includes 90 minutes of hands-on instruction at the Design Studio of Urban Petals. The courses build on each other and are intended to be taken together. Attendees who register for all three classes will receive a "Designer's Toolbox" including an apron, floral tools and supplies. Designer's Toolbox is not included for individual class purchases. Curriculum may vary slightly from syllabus listed below.


Course I

Part 1 Course Material

  • Tools of the Trade

  • Basic Design Mechanics

  • An Introduction to Flowers & Foliages

  • Processing & Handling

  • Guided hands-on designing


Course II

Part II Course Material

  • Intermediate Mechanics

  • Proper Hydration and Care

  • An Introduction to Seasonal Flowers & Foliages

  • Scale & Proportion

  • Guided hands-on designing



$175 - per class, if purchased individually
$450 - if purchased as a bundle



Course III

Part III Course Material

  • Advanced Mechanics

  • Choosing the Proper Vessel

  • Sourcing Materials and Supplies

  • A Study of Industry standards for Pricing Flowers & Foliages

  • Guided hands-on designing

 Heather Payne Photography

Heather Payne Photography