Floral Design

Become a part of one of the Northeast’s most respected and forward-thinking floral design programs with diverse courses and lectures focusing on the art and science of floriculture.

Choose what best suits you, whether it’s an individual course or the pursuit of a Certificate of Merit in Floral Design. Blending hands-on skills and personal instruction with premier quality fresh flowers and foliage makes this experience unique. Fees include premium flowers and foliage, arranging materials, and containers, unless otherwise noted.

Class size is limited to maximize the development of your design aesthetic through individual attention from highly trained and imaginative instructors.

Upcoming Classes

Floral Fun December: Silver

December 5, 2019

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Wreath Making

December 7, 2019 (AM)

Learn how to make a traditional, lush, mixed-green wreath to kick off the holiday season.

Wreath Making

December 7, 2019 (PM)

Learn how to make a traditional, lush, mixed-green wreath to kick off the holiday season.

Comprehensive Wedding Design

Starts January 11, 2020

4 sessions. Learn to design and arrange the flowers for a full-scale wedding and reception.

Basic Floral Design I

Starts January 25, 2020

3 sessions. Learn the basics: how to condition flowers and use floral foam, tape, and wire.

Floral Fun: Adventures

January 30, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Adventures

January 30, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Basic Floral Design II

Starts February 22, 2020

3 sessions. Extend your skills using a variety of containers and gorgeous floral materials.

Floral Fun: Musical Fantasies

March 10, 2020 (Morning)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Musical Fantasies

March 10, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Basic Floral Design I

Starts March 13, 2020

6 sessions. Learn the basics: how to condition flowers and use floral foam, tape, and wire.

Advanced Floral Design I

Starts March 13, 2020

6 sessions. Work with challenging concepts and a broad variety of materials to create exceptional designs.

Foliage Manipulation Studio

March 28, 2020

Learn techniques such as bending, binding, folding, braiding, and weaving to take your designs to the next level.

Introduction to Ikebana

Starts April 4, 2020

2 sessions. This course will introduce you to Ikebana, featuring two different schools of study.

Floral Fun: Histories

April 23, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Histories

April 23, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Advanced Floral Design II

Starts May 14, 2020

3 sessions. Create your own design signature with advanced techniques in this exciting capstone course.

Floral Fun: Classic Flicks

May 19, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Classic Flicks

May 19, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Forget the Flowers

June 4, 2020

Let foliage take center stage by creating a striking focal point for your décor.

Floral Fun: Drama

June 25, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Drama

June 25, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Animated Flicks

July 28, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Animated Flicks

July 28, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Principles of Color

Starts August 7, 2020

2 sessions. Explore the role of color using a spectrum of flowers, greens, and fabric backgrounds.

Floral Fun: Epics

August 12, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Epics

August 12, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Basic Floral Design I

Starts August 27, 2020

6 sessions. Learn the fundamentals of floral design: how to condition flowers and use floral foam, tape, and wire.

Boggy Beauty

August 29, 2020

Make a bold statement in your floral arrangements with carnivorous plants.

Introduction to Ikebana

Starts September 11, 2020

2 sessions. This course will introduce you to Ikebana in general, featuring two different schools of study.

Floral Fun: Fantasies

September 15, 2020 (Afternoon)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Fantasies

September 15, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

A Floral Journey

October 6, 2020

Take a trip through history and see how floral design has evolved over time.

Catch the Current

October 7, 2020

Navigate through the latest cutting-edge floral design techniques.

Basic Floral Design II

Starts October 17, 2020

3 sessions. Extend your skills using multiple cutting tools, a variety of containers, and gorgeous floral materials.

Bouquets Four Ways

October 18, 2020

Increase your bouquet-making knowledge and skills under the guidance of two of our most experienced instructors.

Floral Fun: Horror Flicks

October 27, 2020 (Afternoon)

From the red carpet to the floral studio, join us at the movies with classes inspired by film genres.

Floral Fun: Horror Flicks

October 27, 2020 (Evening)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Advanced Floral Design I

Starts November 7, 2020

3 sessions. Work with challenging concepts and a broad variety of materials to create exceptional designs.

DVFlora Tour and More!

November 11, 2020

Visit this floral distribution center, where plant material arrives from all over the world.

Floral Fun: Musicals

November 15, 2020 (AM)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Musicals

November 15, 2020 (PM)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Haute Harvest

November 24, 2020 (AM)

Set off your Thanksgiving feast in style with a richly hued harvest arrangement.

Haute Harvest

November 24, 2020 (PM)

Set off your Thanksgiving feast in style with a richly hued harvest arrangement.

Holiday Wreath Making

December 5, 2020 (AM)

Learn how to make a traditional, lush, mixed-green wreath to kick off the holiday season.

Holiday Wreath Making

December 5, 2020 (PM)

Learn how to make a traditional, lush, mixed-green wreath to kick off the holiday season.

Floral Fun: Holiday Flicks

December 9, 2020 (AM)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

Floral Fun: Holiday Flicks

December 9, 2020 (PM)

Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.