Botanical Couture Workshop in the Studio on October 13-15

Interested in offering alternatives to hand-tied bouquets for the bridal party? A flower purse or jewelry would be fantastic! Botanical shoes or a fascinator would get everyone’s attention! Learn the mechanics and techniques techniques and expand your offerings for your clients! For more information or to sign up please check: http://francoiseweeks.com/botanical-couture-workshop-oct-2014/ Only 2 spots left! […]

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Botanical Couture Photo Shoot

What a fun collaboration with photographer Ted Mishima and  model Shayna a few weeks ago. We decided to do the photo shoot in my backyard. As always, Ted’s pictures were exquisite!

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Botanical Headpieces for a Party in New York (2)

Yesterday I  posted part 1 of the botanical headpieces that Jo Jarvis and I collaborated on for a birthday party -a Sandi Hoffman Event – in New York earlier this year. Here are the other headpieces that we made. design Jo Jarvis

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Botanical Headpieces for a Party in New York (1)

design: Jo Jarvis photo: Tricia  M Florals Last spring I was contacted by the office of Sandi Hoffman Special Events in Washington DC. They were organizing a fancy birthday party at the Prince George Ballroom in New York and they hired my services to make several large botanical headpieces for models. As the work was […]

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Wedding/Event Workshop in the Studio on September 8, 9 & 10

photos: Jamie Bosworth Interested in learning different styles of bridal bouquets? Learn the mechanics behind woodland bouquets and other styles. Join us for the wedding workshop in my studio in Portland, OR . Be inspired by many different techniques and tricks to make bouquets, ceremony and reception flowers that are ‘out-of-the-box’! This Wedding/Event Workshop is […]

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Wedding/Woodland/Botanical Couture in Bozeman on September 22 & 23

Monday and Tuesday, September 22 & 23, 2014, 9AM to 4PM each day Hosted by Katelin Green of: Avant Floral Located in Bozeman, MT Wedding/Event Workshop Class size limited to 10 students! Create and keep your designs. Please bring your own tools, i.e. clippers, scissors, wire cutters and knives. Lunch 12PM to 1PM will be […]

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Article in Floriology

Thank you to the editor Lisa Carmichael and to Evan Grossman who wrote the article. page page(1)

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Woodlands for an Event at the Allison in Newberg

Last weekend I made some long woodland arrangements for a couple of events in the wine country. On Saturday an event was hosted by Ken Wright with Ken Wright Cellars in Carlton and on Sunday the event took place at the Allison in Newberg. photo: Ken Wright

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Annie & Jacob

Wedding Date: March 29, 2014 Ceremony: First Unitarian Church Reception: West End Theater Photographer: Kirk Massin Caterer: Artemis

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Workshop in Australia – Day 2

The 2 weeks  in Australia have been quite the whirlwind, and Holly and I  have been back home for a week already.  Now it is time to catch up on some posts to document this wonderful trip! The day after we arrived in Sydney we went bright and early to the fabulous flower market. It […]

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