Posts Tagged ‘spring flowers’

Flower Magazine

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

It was such an honor to be contacted last fall by Abby Waller, who is the Managing Editor  at Flower Magazine.

The topic of the photo shoot was “Rites of Spring”.

Photographer James Fitzgerald III came to the studio and captured these beautiful images.

Thank you Abby and James and thank you Holly Chapple for the connection!

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Hands-on Class in the Studio: Spring Flowers & Blooming Branches !

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Joni Photo

Bring the outside in and learn how to force blooming branches! Quince, cherry branches or forsythia arranged by themselves en masse look dramatic. Learn how paired with other spring flowers like daffodils, tulips, hellebore and hyacinths they make exquisite arrangements. Come and join us for this fun class that will remind you that spring truly is around the corner!

Monday March 11                                             6:30 – 9:00pm   $75

Call to reserve your space @ 503-236-5829

http://francoiseweeks.com/classes

The hands-on classes are limited to 8 students per class and are conducted at Françoise’s Studio – 2754 SE 33rd Place.  Prices include flowers, supplies, use of tools, and best of all, your creation goes home with you!  Receipt of your check (or payment with Paypal) for the full tuition secures your place in the class.

 

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Ranunculus!

Monday, April 9th, 2012

photo: Becca Dryer

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3 Day Wedding/Event Workshop on March 12, 13, 14

Monday, February 13th, 2012

photos: Jamie Bosworth

Wedding/Event Workshops are intensive and inspiring, providing insights and techniques developed over many years of European floral design. Classes begin with a lecture and presentation, where your input and questions are welcomed.

After a demonstration of floral techniques and mechanics, you will design your own pieces. You will hone your artistic talents, and will be encouraged to listen to your intuition and further your own vision. Classes are limited to five students to ensure valuable individual attention.

Dates: Monday March 12, Tuesday March 13, Wednesday March 14

Time: 9am til 4pm (1 hour lunch break)

Where: At Françoise’s Studio

Cost: $900 – A 50% deposit is requested to reserve your space; the balance is due February 27

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3 Day Wedding/Event Workshop on February 20, 21, 22

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

photos: Robert McNary

Wedding/Event Workshops are intensive and inspiring, providing insights and techniques developed over many years of European floral design. Classes begin with a lecture and presentation, where your input and questions are welcomed.

After a demonstration of floral techniques and mechanics, you will design your own pieces. You will hone your artistic talents, and will be encouraged to listen to your intuition and further your own vision. Classes are limited to four students to ensure valuable individual attention.

Dates: Monday February 20,Tuesday February 21,Wednesday, February 22

Time: 9am til 4pm (1 hour lunch break)

Where: At Françoise’s Studio

Cost: $900 – A 50% deposit is requested to reserve your space; the balance is due by February 6th.

For more information, please call 503-236-5829 or check my website

 

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Mantle Decorations: A Colorful Spring Garden!

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

 

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Fushia Whimsical Bouquets

Monday, May 9th, 2011

 

photo: Deyla Huss

photo: Deyla Huss

 

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Woodland Centerpiece for Photoshoot

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

A few weeks ago, Grace Pae, chef and owner of Artemis Foods , invited me to make a woodland centerpiece for a photoshoot.

Photographer: Alan Weiner

A few close-ups that I took , before delivering the arrangement

 

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Blooming Branches and Spring Flowers!

Monday, March 28th, 2011

 

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Hands-on Class in the Studio: Blooming Branches and Spring Flowers

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

photo: Joni Shimabukuro

Blooming Branches and Spring Flowers

Bring the outside in and learn how to force blooming branches! Quince, cherry branches or forsythia arranged by themselves en masse look dramatic. Learn how paired with other spring flowers like daffodils, tulips, hellebore and hyacinths they make exquisite arrangements. Come and join us for this fun class that will remind you that spring truly is around the corner!

Monday February 28                                                    6:30 – 9:00pm   $75

Call to reserve your space @ 503-236-5829

http://francoiseweeks.com/wordpress/classes

The hands-on classes are limited to 8 students per class and are conducted at Françoise’s Studio – 2754 SE 33rd Place.  Prices include flowers, supplies, use of tools, and best of all, your creation goes home with you!  Receipt of your check (or payment with Paypal) for the full tuition secures your place in the class.

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