Learn the secrets of floral design to create everything from small arrangements to dramatic centerpieces. You’ll learn how to condition cut flowers and how to select the best shapes and colors for an arrangement. September: Signature Hand-tied Bouquet: The hand tied bouquet is an essential skill to master for any budding flower designer. In this completely hands-on course you will learn the spiral technique which keeps any blooms in a fantastic shape. Whether they are flowers for a bouquet to give, or simply to place in a vase at home - the hand tied technique gives a professional finish and style to any stems, and is a skill you will return to again and again, no matter what the occasion. The contents may vary slightly due to availability but will always be of the same theme and quality. November: Designing with Dried Flowers: Create a dried arrangement packed full of beautiful, natural ingredients. You will have everything you need to make your very own contemporary arrangement with a carefully curated collection of beautiful dried flowers, seedpods, leaves, and grasses. If cared for properly, they will last indefinitely! The contents may vary slightly due to availability but will always be of the same theme and quality. December: Winter Willow Door Wreath: Enjoy learning how to weave a willow door wreath and adorn it with a selection of seasonal fragrant foliage, brambles, pine cones, botanical accents, and ribbon. The wreath will look wonderful for weeks when displayed outside. Come alone or as a group and join us for one or all classes in this series. Registration will close 3 days prior to the class start date to allow enough time to acquire adequate course materials. Please bring a box for transporting your arrangements. All materials and flowers are included.