Thomas Sebenius
Thomas Sebenius Thomas Sebenius has a 25-year tradition embellishing the floral masterpieces found in his hometown, Pasadena, California's Tournament of Roses Parade. After years working in theater and flowers, Tom combined his passion for drama, pageantry, and botanicals and is now co-owner of The Arrangement Floral Design in NYC. In addition, he has been a speaker at both the Macy's Flower Show and the Society of American Florists Convention.


Classes by this instructor

The ability to command a broad vocabulary of styles defines the professional floral designer. From romantic and English garden to landscape and cascade, understanding floral styles expands your design options, evokes specific moods, and helps create the perfect setting. $245 materials fee. Pre more...
05/04 Th 10:30am-03:00pm Sebenius
A loose, textural wildflower arrangement adds summer glow to a space, while making it more natural and inviting. In this session, we'll look at ways to evoke the wild meadow outside with an artistic assortment of locally sourced flowers from farmers' markets, gardens, and meadows. A tour of NYBG' more...
05/17 We 10:00am-02:30pm Sebenius
Tabletop garlands and floral runners are enjoying a surge in popularity thanks to their lush and elegant beauty. Learn the techniques of color, repetition, and rhythm to create a centerpiece that spans the length of the wedding table, cleverly designed in segments for easy transport. Students wil more...
05/16 Tu 10:00am-02:30pm Sebenius
The farm-to-table movement emphasizing locally sourced food has inspired a new sensibility in floral design. Discover how seasonal elements are redefining beauty all year round—whether through a foraged, wilder aesthetic, or a spare, sylvan elegance. Learn where to source unusual, locally g more...
04/25 Tu 06:15pm-09:15pm Sebenius