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The Power of Color: Little Boy Blue with Olivier Guigni on 02/01!

Among the rarest of the colors for flowers blue, is “suggestive of expansiveness and continuity.” This particular azure blue “…reassures us with the promise of a new day,” according to the Pantone Institute.  Olivier, having grown up under the azure blue skies of the South of France, is the perfect choice to work with this… Read more »

The Power of Color: Ultraviolet Pantone with Remco Van Vliet on 01/11!

Remco Van Vliet, the official florist for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, has access to some of the most delicate and exquisite blooms from all over the world. Using primarily the flowers of his homeland, Holland, he will create an arrangement featuring Pantone’s color of the year for 2018 – Ultra Violet. When we look at… Read more »

The Power of Color: Cherry Tomato Pantone with Oscar Mora on 1/25!

According to the Pantone Institute, cherry tomato is a “tempestuous orangy red that exudes heat and energy. Demanding attention, this courageous, never to be ignored shade is viscerally alive.” Who better than Oscar Mora to teach a cherry tomato-toned class? Oscar was born and raised in Venezuela where he was surrounded by bright “viscerally alive”… Read more »

Give the gift of floral design this holiday season!

This holiday give your loved one the gift of floral design at FlowerSchool New York! All certificates are mailed in a presentation envelope affixed with the school’s seal. CLICK HERE to purchase a gift certificate today!

Registration now Extended through Jan 12th for “The World of Frida Kahlo” with Ariella Chezar!

Registration now Extended through Jan 12th for “The World of Frida Kahlo” with Ariella Chezar! This trip will feature dinners at several best restaurants  in Mexico City including world renowned, Pujol, private entry into Frida Kahlo’s house, Casa Azul (while closed to the public) exclusive floral design classes with Ariella Chezar, tours of Mexico’s cities best museums and… Read more »

Join us for a skincare blending workshop on Thursday 11/9 @6pm!

In this class, Michelle Gagnon will highlight precious essential oils such as Sandalwood, Geranium, Sea Buckthorn and Carrot Seed that help recover the skin and combat the harsh cold weather to come. These oils are grown and harvested from around the world and contain phyto-nutrients that foster properties that feed, rejuvenate and hydrate the skin…. Read more »

Advanced Event Tablescaping with Ariella Chezar on November 13th – 15th!

“Sophisticated parties call for equally sophisticated tables.” A good looking event does not just end with the flowers but includes a more cohesive, overall design aesthetic including the table linens, china, flatware, candles and décor. In this three-day course, Ariella will impart her experience, expertise, tips and tricks for creating a fully-realized table scape design…. Read more »

Two-Day Professional Development Series on Oct 25th & 26th!

FlowerSchool New York is excited to offer a two-day series devoted to reinvigorating and re-inspiring florists for the fall season and beyond. This new Professional Development Series will feature several designers who will impart their particular expertise and know-how, not just looking at technique, but also the larger concepts of design including management, workflow and pricing. This course is intended… Read more »

Locavore Flowers Master Class: Mastering Branches with Sullivan Owen on Oct. 12th!

As branches are one of the only floral elements that cannot be shipped internationally, they often become one of the most characteristically local elements in a floral design. Branches are often the most representative of place and season giving a greater context to one’s work. In this Master Class, our first FSNY alumna Master Designer,… Read more »