Monthly Archives: April 2014

FSNY's Third Graduating Class!

Congratulations to the Spring 2014 FSNY Professional Program students graduating with an NYSED certificate! We had a party in the garden on April 15th with Champagne, assorted cheeses and desserts that everyone really enjoyed. It was a good time to get together and talk about internships, talk about future plans and how much everyone had… Read more »

Artistic Roots – fleursBELLA – newest FSNY Intern Program Partner Shop

It is with great delight that FlowerSchool New York presents our newest Intern Program partner, fleursBELLA flower shop of New York’s Greenwich Village! With Bella Meyer at the helm, there is a world of knowledge to be garnered. The shop is a wonderful infusion of Bella’s earthy, innate attention to nature’s beauty and her ability… Read more »

The Art of The Compote with Ariella Chezar-Apr 10, 2014

Once again, Ariella Chezar charmed us with the flowers that she chose for her class, “The Art of the Compote.” She started with a base of lengthy, billowy asparagus fern and viburnum characteristically placed into a flower frog, and added a creamy, peachy palette of hyacinth, daffodils, tulips, bleeding hearts, ranunculus and the ‘Ariella touch’… Read more »

Impressionist Flowers with Bella Meyer-Apr 3, 2014

In Bella Meyer’s most recent class, “Impressionist Flowers,” she talked about her grandfather, Marc Chagall, and the joy he had for flower arrangements that he integrated into his work and his life. For him, flowers had great spiritual meaning – they often took a prominent place in his paintings. Bella brought in a book that… Read more »

Mother's Day Flowers with Beth Horta-May 9th! 2-4pm

Celebrate Mother’s Day with this early summer floral workshop featuring a few of the best blooms of the season. In this class learn how to create a beautiful design to bring home for the holiday or enjoy with your mother or loved one. Peonies, lilac and tulips abound. This class will surely please and evoke the… Read more »

Mother's Day Flowers with Beth Horta-May 9th! 2-4pm

Celebrate Mother’s Day with this early summer floral workshop featuring a few of the best blooms of the season. In this class learn how to create a beautiful design to bring home for the holiday or enjoy with your mother or loved one. Peonies, lilac and tulips abound. This class will surely please and evoke the… Read more »

The Flowers of Fashion with Oscar Mora-Mar 27, 2014

Oscar Mora flew into FlowerSchool New York like a fresh wind of spring last week. His Master Class started with a tall demonstration using cherry blossoms in two sleek, black containers – a dramatic opening for an inspiring evening. The cherry blossoms would have been sufficient, but Oscar, being a Master Florist, added more elements… Read more »

The Poetry of Flowers with Lewis Miller of LMD-Mar 20, 2014

To take a class with Lewis Miller is to feel as if you have died and gone to the Garden of Eden. His bouquets are filled with colors that have such depth to call them painterly would be to miss their sculptural capabilities. As we have said before, Lewis Miller works with flowers in the… Read more »