Category Archives: classes Fall 2010

Hands-on Class in the Studio: One More Scrumptious Wreath Class!

By popular demand, I am offering another wreath class next week Wednesday, December 15 from 6:30-9:00   $75 Starting with a fir bough wreath, you will create a rich arrangement that includes clusters of bright berries and fruits, dried seedpods, cones and succulents, holiday spices, woodland gleanings and exotic orchid blossoms. http://francoiseweeks.com/wordpress/classes Please call 503-236-5829 or […]

Hands-on Class in the Studio: Make a Scrumptious Holiday Wreath!

Come and join us for this popular class! Starting with a fir bough wreath, you will create a rich arrangement that includes clusters of bright berries and fruits, dried seedpods, cones and succulents, holiday spices, woodland gleanings and exotic orchid blossoms. Monday, December 6     6:30 – 9:00pm   $75   This class is Full! Tuesday, December 7 […]

Hands-on Class in the Studio: Thanksgiving Arrangement in Pumpkin

Delight family and friends with a beautiful centerpiece for this special holiday!  Using a hollowed pumpkin, create a festive harvest arrangement by learning to mix small fruits and vegetables with flowers, foliage, and berries.  Unique, simple, and colorful! Monday, November 22 or Tuesday, November 23    6:30 – 9:00pm   $75 Call to reserve your space @ […]

Hands-on Class in the Studio: Autumnal Wreath – Gleanings from the Forest Floor

Rough bark, cushiony moss, lichen-encrusted twigs, bright berries, and small fruit from apple and pear trees reflect the abundance of the Pacific Northwest landscape. This eye-catching textural wreath provides a classic welcome at the door – or a beautifully seasonal centerpiece. Monday, November 15  or  Tuesday, November 16    6:30 – 9:00pm   $75 Call to reserve […]

Hands-on Class in the Studio: Succulent Arrangements

Come and join us for this textural class! With their striking forms and subtle colors, succulents are valuable design elements in our gardens. They also offer an enticing range of texture in flower design. Discover how these luscious plants enhance your flower arrangements. Later, replant the succulents and enjoy them in your garden or containers! […]

Great Autumnal Wreaths from yesterday’s class!

Lyndsey invited several friends for last night’s class. As always, the results were so incredibly fun and varied!

Hands-on Class in the Studio:Fall Woodland Arrangements

Come join us  for this hands-on class and be inspired by the botanical treasures of the Pacific Northwest! Begin this textural arrangement with lichen-covered branches and moss. Mix in seedpods and berries, miniature artichokes and eggplants, lush foliage, succulents, fragrant herbs and seasonal flowers. Gather ideas to express your creativity and learn to work with […]

Hands-on Class in the Studio: Flower Purses

Come and join us for this fun class! They are fabulous as centerpieces or hostess gifts for any occasion. Discover how to make creative, different shaped purses! Learn how to cover a base structure with natural materials and how to add a sturdy, decorative handle. Arrange seasonal flowers and texture in this unique purse and […]

Hands-on Class In The Studio – It’s All About Texture: Succulent Arrangements

Come and join us for this textural class! With their striking forms and subtle colors, succulents are valuable design elements in our gardens. They also offer an enticing range of texture in flower design. Discover how these luscious plants enhance your flower arrangements. Later, replant the succulents and enjoy them in your garden or containers! […]