The Flower Podcast

The Flower Podcast is about flowers and so much more. Speaking with trend setters, floral creatives,  photographers, growers, and all things floral is the the main thrust of Scott Shepherd’s celebrated podcast. The types of business and the people that own them is as diverse as the number of flowers they get to work with everyday.

Subscribe to The Flower Podcast to stay informed on the latest conversations in our beloved industry.


borrowed BLU

FlowerSchool has partnered with the nation’s leading tableware event rental company, borrowed BLU, to provide students with hands-on access to working with top design ingredients.

With headquarters in Los Angeles and New York, borrowed BLU brings you a curated inventory of custom designed and sourced flatware, charger plates, glassware and dinnerware as well as unique accessories to artfully set the table. The likes of their pieces have graced the pages of Martha Stewart Weddings, Elle Decor, BRIDES, Inside Weddings, Destination I Do, Utterly Engaged, and various other publications around the world as well many major online blogs including Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, and 100 Layer Cake to name a few.


Nüage Designs

FlowerSchool is pleased to partner with Nüage Designs to provide our students with an array of linens to work with in all of our event design and photography programs.

Under the direction of Founder and Creative Director Pablo Oliveira, Nüage Designs offers unparalleled design aesthetics and expertise to provide the event industry with the best selection in linen and accessories for over a decade. From royal weddings to inaugural balls, Nüage Designs has been dressing the tables of some of the most prestigious events globally.


Costa Nova

Capturing the unique atmosphere of Costa Nova, a small fishing village that became a well-known holiday spot among Portuguese families–famous for its wooden beach houses painted in colorful stripes–COSTA NOVA fully embraces the Mediterranean lifestyle. The love of life, family, friends and good food has inspired COSTA NOVA to create fine stoneware collections that combine quality and design with the best ceramic craftsmanship.

COSTA NOVA’s quality and durability has drawn the attention of renowned hotels and restaurants worldwide, and we are pleased to partner with them for our Event Design courses and other special events!


Alexandra Farms

Alexandra Farms is one of the world’s leaders in growing specialty variety garden roses, including famed David Austin Garden Roses. Grown in the hills of Colombia, they are almost unmatched for the quality and sheer size of the blooms.  FlowerSchool students have the opportunity to have a full fledged garden rose experience provided generously by Alexandra Farms.


La Tavola Linens

FlowerSchool New York has partnered with Napa based La Tavola Linens for select programs.

Melding quality with style, their repertoire of designs include over 1,000 different types of fabrics that range from formal to rustic, neutral to vibrant, prints to solids, classic to whimsical. Fabrics are sourced from top-notch manufacturers around the world who craft their products for prominent interior design, home decor, and fashion industry leaders.


Eco Fresh Bouquet

Committed to reducing our carbon footprint, and that of our students, FlowerSchool is proud to partner with Eco Fresh Bouquet, makers of the ‘Eco Wrap,’ an eco-friendly alternative to the use of floral foam. FlowerSchool will be teaching how to use the ‘Eco Wrap’ in select floral installations and as part of the sustainability series of classes.


Wolffer Estate Vineyard

FlowerSchool and Wölffer Estate have teamed up to bring you a series of curated sensory experiences combining floral design and wine education. Check our Instagram feed for collaborations, and for a limited time, enjoy Wolffer Estate’s Finca Rosé during select evening programs at FlowerSchool NY.