We are thrilled to welcome Ariella Chezar as the new Artistic Director of FlowerSchool. Known for her hands-on workshops, Ariella teaches all over the world and has been a Master Florist at FlowerSchool NY for over seven years. Along with designing and producing weddings and events with both finesse and style, Ariella and her husband, Chris, farm responsibly grown flowers at Zonneveld... Read more »
Between the peak days of wedding season, FlowerSchool New York is excited to offer a three-day series devoted to reinvigorating and re-inspiring florists for the upcoming fall season and beyond. This new professional series, Summer Refresh, will feature several designers who will impart their particular expertise and know-how, not just looking at technique, but also the larger concepts of... Read more »
We are halfway through our Peony Project Master Class Series and as a result FlowerSchool NY has been looking especially beautiful! Shane Connolly kicked off our Peony Project Series on April 20th with a beautiful design of seasonal lilac, huge cherry blossoms and gardenia peonies. The studio was awash with purple blooms and smells of Spring. Shane also taught students his coveted method of... Read more »
FlowerSchool NY is proud to be featured in EdLab, a research, design, and development unit at Teachers College, Columbia University. “FlowerSchool New York has been responsible of over a hundred floral businesses around the globe by giving students tools and techniques they need to flourish. Students hail from every corner of the world and... Read more »
FlowerSchool New York is thrilled to announce we are heading west to the sunny skies of Los Angeles, and will be introducing FlowerSchool LA this summer! We look forward to collaborating with talented West Coast designers, sharing the New York aesthetic, and meeting new floral enthusiasts. Until then, Join us on May 21st at the... Read more »
There is still room in this exciting trip to Holland! During this six-day excursion, FlowerSchool will be immersed in the history and beauty of florals with the Amsterdam cityscape as our backdrop.
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THE ART AND BUSINESS OF EVENT PLANNING WITH LOULIE WALKER, LOULIE WALKER EVENTS, INC. July 25th – July 29th In this five day series with Loulie Walker, founder of Loulie Walker Events, students will learn the art and business of event planning. This series will include planning lessons and tools for corporate events, weddings and... Read more »
We completed another beautiful Event Design Series with Meredith Perez of Belle Fleur and our Spring Professional Program students last week. The course began with Meredith’s inspiring lecture the first day detailing all the specifics of running a floral event design business. The students shopped for and designed their “weddings” the second day, with a beautiful set... Read more »
We launched our new perfume program, “Guild to Glove,” by having Maestro Fabio Luisi teach a class. Mr. Luisi is the principal conductor at the Metropolitan Opera as well as General Music Director of the Zurich Opera. In addition to his conducting work, he is a perfumer who creates scents in his laboratory overlooking Central... Read more »