Monthly Archives: June 2014

Combining Plants with Cut Flowers; A Garden for Your Table with Christian Tortu-July10th! 11am-1pm

Working with potted plants and cut flowers, Christian Tortu will show you how to create an intricate garden for your summer table. Quoting from Christian’s book,Sensational Bouquets, “He dared to put together unseemly combinations so that we could feel the emotion of a wild garden or a winding path.” In this class each student will create a garden… Read more »

The Flowers of Fashion with Oscar Mora-June 12, 2014

Oscar Mora dazzled us two times in his last master class. First, he demonstrated one of his very showy large arrangements consisting of three tall black vases in varying heights and shape. He made dramatic use of the smokebush which has an ethereal, cloud-like shape. It is in season such a short time in New… Read more »

Painterly Flowers with Charles Masson-June 5, 2014

Charles Masson wowed us again with another insightful and beautiful class in early June. He always communicates his love and respect for flowers so eloquently, and with such harmonious palettes. Like the best painters, he says, the best palettes have only a few colors. One color is chosen and derivatives are then built from that… Read more »

All Day Wedding Workshop with Christian Tortu-July 9th! 10am-4pm

Known for his natural, unforced way with flowers, Christian Tortu will delight our students with an all day wedding workshop. In the morning, Christian will teach his signature bridal bouquet made with seasonal flowers and cascading vines. This design will have an organic, unforced look. The afternoon class will feature a low, centerpiece arrangement designed… Read more »

All Day Wedding Workshop with Christian Tortu-July 9th! 10am-4pm

Known for his natural, unforced way with flowers, Christian Tortu will delight our students with an all day wedding workshop. In the morning, Christian will teach his signature bridal bouquet made with seasonal flowers and cascading vines. This design will have an organic, unforced look. The afternoon class will feature a low, centerpiece arrangement designed… Read more »

FSNY Alum Opens Duchess Florals in North Brunswick, NJ!

FlowerSchool New York is thrilled to announce the opening of Duchess Florals, in North Brunswick, New Jersey! Specializing in fresh and silk florals with an accute attention to quality, Duchess Florals is here to stay. With FSNY alum Candice Howard at the helm, we know her customers will be amazed and delighted. Brava!

Large Scale Branch Designs with Ariella Chezar-June 26th!

Ariella Chezar, known for bringing a fresh “California look” to New York will demonstrate her magic with branches and vines of the season.  A deep respect for nature permeates her aesthetic as she works with elements both foraged and cultivated. To register for this wonderful class, please click here!

Large Scale Branch Designs with Ariella Chezar-June 26th!

Ariella Chezar, known for bringing a fresh “California look” to New York will demonstrate her magic with branches and vines of the season.  A deep respect for nature permeates her aesthetic as she works with elements both foraged and cultivated. To register for this wonderful class, please click here!

Bold Flowers with Olivier Giugni-June 19th!

Olivier Giugni is a genius at bold statements using leaves to sculpt his floral designs. His flowers are extravagant and sculptural and his designs grace the lobbies of several of New York’s best hotels including the Plaza, the Pierre and the Carlyle. Allow yourself to be enchanted by his technical artistry and Gallic charm. To… Read more »

Bold Flowers with Olivier Giugni-June 19th!

Olivier Giugni is a genius at bold statements using leaves to sculpt his floral designs. His flowers are extravagant and sculptural and his designs grace the lobbies of several of New York’s best hotels including the Plaza, the Pierre and the Carlyle. Allow yourself to be enchanted by his technical artistry and Gallic charm. To… Read more »