Yoli LaGuerre
Yoli LaGuerre Yoli LaGuerre has spent over 25 years in the floral industry and over 13 years as an educator. She has earned a Certificate in Floral Design from the Botanical Garden, where she has taught for the last 5 years. LaGuerre is currently in the European Masters program in Bruges, Belgium, under the instruction of world-renowned Master designers and authors Hitomi Gilliam and Tomas De Bruyne, expecting earning European Master status October 2016. YL Event Design, Inc., in Rye, N.Y., is the company she founded over 15 years ago. LaGuerre has worked on multiple celebrity events as well as multi-million dollar events in India and Europe. She was a key designer in the Philadelphia Flower Show as part of the Schaffer design team. Her clients over the years have included Ralph Lauren, Diane von Furstenberg, and Sean Combs. In 2016 LaGuerre was inducted into the American Institute of Floral Designers earning AIFD credentials. Her curiosity, passion, and ambition along with desire to leave a mark on this industry by continuously adding to the body of knowledge is what she believes contributes to her continued success.

www.yleventdesign.com

Classes by this instructor

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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09/09 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm LaGuerre
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...
10/28 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm LaGuerre
NYBG
  11/08 We 10:30am-03:00pm LaGuerre
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 an more...
01/20 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm LaGuerre
MDTN
Design and create arrangements appropriate for the ceremony, season, and setting, including aisle and altar designs, pew arrangements, and banquet table centerpieces. Work with a remarkable array of flowers, foliage, and fabrics to create captivating garlands and columns. Discussions include a va more...
03/03 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm LaGuerre
MDTN
Colors—like flowers themselves—evoke feeling and sentiment, and set the mood. Explore the role of color in floral design using a spectrum of flowers. This course gives you a solid grounding in color theory, while highlighting the latest hues and color combinations. $75 materials fee.< more...
10/06 Fr 10:00am-02:30pm LaGuerre
NYBG
Creative, imaginative, and sometimes even gravity- defying, armatures are the key to many simple yet jaw-dropping arrangements. Learn the basic techniques for fashioning stylish frameworks from natural and man-made materials as well as wire. By the end of this workshop, students will have learned more...
10/05 Th 06:00pm-09:00pm LaGuerre
MDTN
Gather your friends, sisters, or mom for a night of fun at our Midtown Center. Get creative as you put together your own professional-looking floral arrangement while enjoying hors d'oeuvres, music, and the company of other women. One part class, one part party, Girls' Night Out is a wonderful way t more...
10/12 Th 06:30pm-08:30pm LaGuerre
MDTN
  12/07 Th 06:30pm-08:30pm LaGuerre
MDTN
  02/05 Mo 06:30pm-08:30pm LaGuerre
MDTN