Nsombi Woodson
Nsombi Woodson Nsombi Woodson is a floral designer with over 17 years in the industry. Her professional background includes extensive experience with the country's top companies in events and television, including the New York King Kong premier with Dejuan Stroud Events, WE TV's My Fair Wedding with David Tutera, and Bravo TV's Bethany Getting Married with Shawn Rabideau Events and Design. Nsombi's print features include Southern Bride Magazine with Pat's Floral Design and Architectural Digest with Ken Fulk Interiors.

Classes by this instructor

Create your own professional-looking arrangements with economical, store-bought bouquets. Using simple design principles and fresh flowers from European-style displays in your grocery store, learn how to design and create your own elegant arrangements. $45 materials fee.

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08/07 We 06:00pm-08:00pm Woodson
MDTN
Learn the keys to successful floral design and master the mechanics needed to create round, triangular, parallel, and crescent arrangements. Experiment with shape, line, and symmetry while composing beautiful, balanced creations. $245 materials fee.

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04/07 Su 11:00am-03:30pm Woodson
NYBG
  04/09 Tu 06:15pm-08:55pm Woodson
MDTN
  09/15 Su 11:00am-03:30pm Woodson
NYBG
The ability to command a broad vocabulary of styles defines the professional floral designer. From Neo-Classical and Victorian to English garden and Flemish, understanding floral styles expands your design options, evokes specific moods, and helps create the perfect setting. $245 materials fee. P more...
06/09 Su 11:00am-03:30pm Woodson
NYBG
Flowers play a crucial role in creating a memorable wedding. Learn the elements of successful floral wedding design, including the art of fine wiring and taping to create corsages and boutonnieres with fresh flowers, ribbons, and bows. Advance to the techniques of styling and assembling bridal and b more...
06/04 Tu 11:00am-03:30pm Woodson
NYBG
  09/23 Mo 11:00am-03:30pm Woodson
NYBG
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 will l more...
06/03 Mo 10:00am-02:30pm Woodson
NYBG
Learn to navigate the bustling New York flower district! Discover where to get the best flowers and hard goods from the pros. Your confirmation letter will include where we will meet in the flower district. Lunch is not included. Dress for the weather.
08/05 Mo 09:00am-12:30pm Woodson
OFS
Fifteen minutes is all it takes for a stylish arrangement that will transform your table! Working with a variety of seasonal flowers, you'll learn how to execute simple yet impactful designs that are versatile, sophisticated, and eco-friendly. Take home one finished arrangement—and plenty of e more...
06/10 Mo 06:00pm-08:00pm Woodson
MDTN
Learn the techniques and secrets for creating chic, vintage-inspired arrangements in a trendy footed container. Walk through the step-by-step process of crafting a lush, romantic centerpiece. $85 materials fee.

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Florist knife, wire cutter, scissors, pruners, a ca more...
02/25 Mo 10:30am-03:00pm Woodson
MDTN
Simple yet elegant—floral crowns evoke nature and romance. Far from being a hippie throwback, they remain trendy for summer music festivals, parties, and even Parisian runways (check out Rodarte's spring 2018 show!). Join us for a lively workshop in which you fashion your own crown using seaso more...
04/15 Mo 10:00am-12:00pm Woodson
NYBG
  06/17 Mo 06:30pm-08:30pm Woodson
MDTN