FlowerSchool New York is very excited to have Christian Tortu return to FlowerSchool New York this summer giving three days of classes at our new school location!
FlowerSchool New York is very excited to have Christian Tortu return to FlowerSchool New York this summer giving three days of classes at our new school location! Christian is a visionary and pioneer in the floral design field constantly exploring the impact and potential of flowers.
Christian will be giving several types of classes featuring different flowers, colors and methods of design. Please feel free to contact the school if you have any questions.
The Christian Tortu Process: Wednesday July 10th (9am – 3pm)
To cultivate and learn a master’s process has long been a tradition over many genres and generations. This is your opportunituy to look inside Christian’s own unique way of working, floral method and aestheric. Class will beging at the 28th St Flower Market where students will learn what type of flowers Christian is drawn to and how design decision are made.
Returning th FlowerSchool in West 14th St, we will break for lunch during which Christian will discuss his evolution as a designer and answer questions about his philosophy of color. In the afternoon, Christian will lead the class in a workshop creating the design conceptualized at the market.
Moroccan Colors with Christian Tortu: Thursday, July 11th @1pm OR Friday, JUly 12th @ 2pm
The Hot Colors of Morocco are perfect for a summer’s night. Christian Tortu’s design will seduce and soothe you with their bright pinks, reds and oranges. To keep the mood, Moroocan mint tea will be served with traditional Moroccan pastries.
Impressionist Flowers for Giverny with Christian Tortu: Thus. July 11th @ 5pm OR Fri. July 12th at 2pm
Monet created his garden in order to paint it. Inspired by our recent visit to Giverny, we will use the soft pastels of the garden to recreate a look that is reminiscant of Monet’s palette. Under Chrisitian’s tutalege we will design a masterpiece that you too will want to photograph or paint to last forever.
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