Thomas Cawley
Thomas Cawley Thomas Cawley has been head floral production buyer and design manager for many notable designers, including David Beahm, Ed Libby, Dejuan Stroud, Glorimundi, and the late Philip Baloun, producing large events in both New York and Europe.

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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01/09 Tu 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
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...
02/20 Tu 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
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...
01/22 Mo 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
NYBG
Southern charm and hospitality come front and center with a glossy, richly decorated wreath of magnolia leaves on a door, mantel, or accent wall. Weave leaves into a wreath form, then complement shape and color with seasonal fruit, pine cones, holly, and other greenery. Materials fee of $65 inclu more...
12/13 We 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
NYBG
Full, lavish arrangements to enhance entrance halls, ballrooms, parties, and hotels are always in demand. Learn the mechanics behind how these dramatic arrangements are designed and constructed. $200 materials fee. Prerequisite: Wedding Design I

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04/11 We 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
NYBG
In addition to exquisite design, a successful event requires a well-conceived plan. Learn how to write a sales proposal based on cost analysis, finalize the terms of the design contract, and order and organize materials, personnel, and deliveries, all within a specified budget and time line. Lear more...
03/07 We 10:00am-02:30pm Cawley
NYBG