Monthly Archives: October 2014

Dangerous Designs with Lewis Miller-October 30, 2014

It was the night before Halloween and Lewis Miller treated us to some spectacularly spooky designs. If there is any florist who could pull off a class entitled “Dangerous Designs” it would most definitely be Lewis Miller who put his moodiest most beautiful aesthetic to the test. With deep purple Calla Lilies, the blackest Dahlias,… Read more »

The Art of Flowers with Bella Meyer-Nov 20th!

Flowers have always been close to Bella’s heart. Their unique ability to inspire people to smile, or to bring a moment’s peace, has always been a source of fascination for her. Over the years, Bella added flowers to her palette, focusing her talents on creating arrangements much in the way an artist paints.  Working with… Read more »

The Art of Flowers with Bella Meyer-Nov 20th!

Flowers have always been close to Bella’s heart. Their unique ability to inspire people to smile, or to bring a moment’s peace, has always been a source of fascination for her. Over the years, Bella added flowers to her palette, focusing her talents on creating arrangements much in the way an artist paints.  Working with… Read more »

Globally Inspired Designs with Matthew Robbins-October 16, 2014

Like many of our Master Florists, Matthew Robbins is in love with beautiful textiles. He plays the part of hunter-gatherer while visiting different countries for destination weddings, sourcing local materials for his events. Recently in Guatemala for an event, he found some exuberantly colored fabrics, which he will soon start importing into the United States…. Read more »

Branch designs with Sullivan Owen-October 2, 2014

Sullivan Owen gave her first Master Class at FlowerSchool New York this past October 2nd. It was quite a pleasure for Eileen to have Sullivan teaching at FlowerSchool New York since she has seen her grow from dedicated student to accomplished florist after five years of hard work and study. Sullivan took every class we… Read more »

Dahlias from Zonneveld Farm with Ariella Chezar-September 25, 2014

We should come up with a new word to replace “awesome” when we describe Ariella Chezar’s dahlias from her Zonneveld Farm in the Berkshires. To say stupendous or even astounding would be to understate the impact of the flowers and vines that she grew and supplied for us to work with this past Thursday at… Read more »

Dangerous Designs with Lewis Miller-Oct 30th!

Dark, sexy and potentially poisonous designs for your Halloween table will be made during this spooky class led by the master of mood and ambiance, Lewis Miller of LMD Lewis Miller Design.

Dangerous Designs with Lewis Miller-Oct 30th!

Dark, sexy and potentially poisonous designs for your Halloween table will be made during this spooky class led by the master of mood and ambiance, Lewis Miller of LMD Lewis Miller Design.

Sculptural Designs with Emily Thompson-Oct 23rd!

Emily Thompson is a magnificent designer using flowers as her medium for creating sculpture. Her flowers have graced the White House at Christmas as well as having been used for many magazines. Her references are often historic, often poetic and sometimes classical. Be ready for a different approach to the look of your flowers.

Consultation to Execution Event Design Series with Meredith Perez of Belle Fleur-September 22-24, 2014

Once again, Meredith Perez of Belle Fleur wowed our students with an incredible Event Design Series in September. Armed with inspiration from her lecture on Day One, the students put together inspiration boards, shopped for and designed their “weddings,” and put together the whole look for their presentations on Day Three. Each student carefully layed… Read more »