Monthly Archives: September 2014

An All-Day Workshop with Shane Connolly Featuring Seasonal & Local Flowers-Oct 5th!

This is an intensive workshop featuring Shane Connolly’s natural, lush style.  Shane Connolly, famed for the designs he made for Prince William and Catherine Middleton’s wedding at Westminster Abbey, always considers nature first when he creates the environment for his weddings. He will start with a slideshow of his recent weddings, which have taken place in such… Read more »

Globally Inspired Designs with Matthew Robbins-Oct 16th!

Straight from the fall issue of Martha Stewart Weddings, Matthew Robbins will demonstrate his unique ability working with tropical flowers to create an unexpected, softer look with exotic blooms. Inspired by his recent travels around the world, Matthew will also highlight his new line of textiles imported from Guatemala to create an overall table scape with the… Read more »

Flowers and Fashion with Oscar Mora-September 18, 2014

Our first Master Class of the fall season was given by the magnificent Oscar Mora. Fittingly, he was dressed to match the brightly colored dahlias, roses and gomphrena which he used in his large-scale demonstration arrangement as well as for the students’ designs. What we love about Oscar is not only his attention to details… Read more »

Branch designs with Sullivan Owen-Oct 2nd!

Sullivan Owen, who was recently featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, has been creating a stylish look with branches for many years. Let this talented florist teach you the ins and outs of working with branch material so you can make a well-structured and beautiful arrangement for your home or your event. 

Dahlias from Zonneveld Farm with Ariella Chezar-Sept 25th!

Zonneveld Farm is located in upstate New York and is the site of Ariella’s flower farm. Here, flowers and products, such as dahlias and sweet pea, are grown sustainably throughout the year. Celebrating the fall season, in this class Ariella will feature the beauty of the dahlia in all its glory. Ariella will talk about the… Read more »