Françoise is coming to Los Angeles, CA!

woodland with David Austin Roses

photo Joni Shimabukuro

Wednesday and Thursday,
January 25 & 26, 2017,
9AM to 4PM each day

Hosted by: Brad Austin Imaginative Florals

620 N. Stanley Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Woodland and Botanical Couture Workshop

Class size is limited to so make sure to reserve your place!

Please bring your own tools, i.e. clippers, scissors, wire cutters and knives.

Lunch: 12pm to 1pm

Register for the Workshop

Price $1,250

 

high res files for slide show presentation

photo Ted Mishima


 

The workshop is focused on expanding your floral skills and creating new designs. There will be a strong emphasis on the commercial and saleable value of the designs. After a demonstration of techniques and mechanics, you will design your own pieces with the bounty of flowers and textures of Teresa’s flower farm!

This is a workshop for all abilities and the focus will be on stretching yourself to be open to new ways of thinking about botanical materials.

 
 
 

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photo Joni Shimabukuro

Wednesday, January 25 – Woodland Arrangements

In this class you will learn the mechanics behind creating textural and detailed designs.
For Françoise, the Woodlands sprouted from a childhood memory that took a life of its own. Using foliage, bark, berries, seedpods, twigs, mushrooms, herbs and some flowers, we’ll explore how to make woodland bouquets as well as centerpieces. You will hone your artistic talents and will be encouraged to listen to your own intuition and further your own vision.

 
 
 
 

botanical necklace 6

photo Françoise Weeks

 
 

Thursday, January 26 – Botanical Couture

We’ll explore different ideas for botanical jewelry and will discuss sourcing materials and the mechanics involved to create a variety of these unique designs. We will also discuss the mechanics for purses, shoes and headpieces.

A professional photographer will be on hand to take pictures of students’ designs for their portfolio.
 
 
 
 

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photo Françoise Weeks

 
 

to RSVP or for more information

Workshop Info
Françoise Weeks
francoiseweeks.com
francoise@francoiseweeks.com
503-236-5829
Lodging Info
Brad Austin Imaginative Florals
brad@bradaustin.com
323-658-8874

 
 
 

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