Category Archives: workshops out-of-state

Designs for Demos for the Workshop in Detroit

Some of the demo pieces that I made for the workshop in Detroit, hosted by Susan McLeary last October. woodland bouquet underside of woodland bouquet

Designs by Students at Workshop in Detroit

Last October, Susan McLeary with Passionflower hosted a 2 day wedding/botanical couture workshop in Detroit. Here are some images of the fabulous designs that the students made. A huge thank you to Abby Rose Photo , models Nia Bellona and Chaune’Rael-Whitsitt and to the hair and make up team Imagine Three Beauty Studio design: Janine […]

Demo Pieces for the Wedding Workshop at Filoli

Selection of designs for the demos during the workshop at Filoli last June. pocket boutonnier  

Workshop hosted by Filoli in the San Francisco Area in June 2015

I was thrilled to be invited to teach a 2 day wedding workshop at Filoli in the San Francisco area early this summer. It is such an amazing estate with glorious gardens where classes of a wide variety of subjects are taught all year.  It was another opportunity to go to the San Francisco Flower […]

Workshop in Ann Arbor,MI Featured in Fusion Magazine

Last October Susan McLeary with Passionflower hosted a workshop in her studio. The day before the workshop we went to Susan’s favorite flower farm and nursery where we gathered a fabulous selection of flowers, plants and textures. The second day all the exquisite and detailed designs that the students had created were modeled by Nia […]

Workshop in San Francisco with Natasha Lisitsa and Françoise Weeks on August 18&19

Mark your calendars for a doubleheader workshop that is out of this world. International floral designers Natasha Lisitsa and Françoise Weeks are combining their skills for a special two day workshop. When: August 18 & 19 from 9 am to 4pm Where: Waterlily Pond Floral Design Studio 1501 Cortland Ave, San Francisco Cost: $1000, inclusive […]

Wedding Workshop in Burlington,VT

The first workshop, hosted by Green Mountain Floral Supply,Inc in Burlington, VT was the 3 day wedding workshop.  A fantastic group of 20 talented designers participated; a handful of them were also flower farmers. Students made woodland arrangements, wreaths and long arrangements, designed in cones and european bouquet holders  and also made flower crowns and […]

Workshops in Burlington, VT (part 2)

Thank you Ashley Largesse for the images of the demos that I made for the workshops at Green Mountain Floral Supply in Burlington, VT. And thank you Jayson Munn for all your help! botanical headpiece

Workshops in Burlington, VT (part 1)

About 8 months ago, Jayson Munn invited me to teach a workshop at the wholesaler Green Mountain Florists Supply, Inc in Burlington, VT. One workshop morphed into 3 and last month I spent a delightful week with the nicest group of people! The selection of flowers and textures was fantastic and the display and variety […]

Woodland/Botanical Couture Workshop in Mexico City

Last year Olympia Frangos, with Allium by  Olympia in Mexico City invited me to teach a woodland/botanical couture workshop in her studio in Mexico City. In February my friend Jo Jarvis and I went down south and we had the best experience teaching 28 very enthusiastic and talented students ; it was my first experience […]